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Chris Syrg

Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Ori and the Will of the Wisps could have easily played it safe and stuck ardently to the blueprint of its acclaimed predecessor. But while the roots of this 2D platformer Metroidvania remain intact, there have been enough tweaks to…

Metro Redux (Nintendo Switch) Review

If I’ve learned one thing since the console’s launch almost three years ago, it’s never to underestimate the Nintendo Switch. It has proven time and time again that it can surmount obstacles far larger than than we ever expected. Franchise…

Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX

Pokemon is no stranger to spin-off experiences. Outside of the main series, developers around the world have found ample reasons to explore this franchise beyond its turn-based origins, and Pokemon Mystery Dungeon is one such excursion. Acting as a remake…

Granblue Fantasy Versus Review

For many, the name Granblue Fantasy won’t mean much. Overseas, though, the series has gathered an incredible fanbase, stemming from the mobile game that was originally released in 2014 yet never saw the light of day in the UK or…

Preview: Bleeding Edge

It’s hard to look at Bleeding Edge without immediately drawing comparisons to the likes of Overwatch. Both of them take place in a bright, colourful universe where each playable character is a distinctive misfit with their own lovable personality. What…

Researchers make new discoveries set to reveal the geology of planets outside our solar system

Three OU astronomers today announced groundbreaking discoveries allowing scientists to understand planets outside the solar system. Professor Carole Haswell, Dr. Daniel Staab and Dr. John Barnes discovered three, new, nearby planetary systems. Research led by Professor Haswell found the exoplanets—planets…