Five Shouts Out

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Day: January 11, 2021

Hitman 3 Preview: IO Interactive’s stealth adventure is an absolute joy

Hitman 3 is a dynamic stealth adventure from IO Interactive where you play as Agent 47. Your goal is to travel the globe and eliminate highly protected targets by any means necessary, even if it means causing a lot of…

Razer BlackShark V2 Pro

Razer has produced some excellent gaming headsets in the past, whether they be premium offerings such as the Razer Nari or more conservative efforts such as the Razer Electra.  No matter the price, quality has always been at the forefront…

Hands on: Outriders

Loot shooters are a dime a dozen nowadays, with the genre packed with titles that grow and expand over time with new content. It’s become impossible to keep up. Outriders seeks to override that notion. It pitches itself as an…

Trump has dented the American Dream

Storming of the US Capitol, photo: Tyler Merbler, CC BY 2.0 Happy New Year – or is it Groundhog Day? In England, we’ve entered our third Covid-19 lockdown. This week dozens of people have been arrested in Hong Kong for…

Two countries, one system: why we must drop the pretence

Organisers Andrew Chiu, Au Nok-hin and Benny Tai at the launch of the primaries in July 2020; all have been arrested /Photo: Iris Tong Two countries, one system. That, effectively, is the policy in Hong Kong and China after more…

A win for Assange, but not for free speech

Julian Assange/Cancillería del Ecuador/WikiCommons This week’s decision not to extradite WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, to the USA to stand trial for charges of espionage came as welcome relief to Assange’s family and supporters. However, he remains detained at London’s high-security…