From Bad North to Captain Toad, from Townscaper to Tunic – why do video games make the best dioramas?
FIFA 23 headlines this week's lineup of new video games for PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo Switch.
Splatoon 3 continues to do what the series does best with another explosion of colourful action underpinned by a sublime gameplay loop.
With the announcement of Assassin's Creed Mirage and the promise of a return to the series' roots, these are heartening days for lovers of Assassin’s Creed.
Return to Monkey Island and The Diofield Chronicle headline this week's lineup of new video games.
Josh looks back on the collected works of Masayasu Ito, including his favourite piece of PlayStation hardware, the PlayStation Portable.
Metal: Hellsinger headlines this week's lineup of new video games.
Gerda: A Flame in Winter is a narrative-driven RPG, set in occupied Denmark in 1945. Rarely do narratives come more driven than that.
The fascinating connections between Nintendo's Donkey Kong and the classic cartoon character Popeye the Sailor Man.
Splatoon 3 and NBA 2K23 headline this week's lineup of new video games for Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS5, and Xbox.
Wouldn't it be better if we had fewer video game sad dads, and more brilliant ones, like the dad from Bluey?
The latest list of Stadia Pro games, now updated to September 2022.
Do You Remember is our regular retrospective. This week, it's shape-shifting platformer Psycho Fox, released for Sega Master System in 1989.
Immortality is the new game from Sam Barlow, but what does that mean, exactly?
Another video game website will soon disappear, along with nearly a decade of articles. In the digital age, more has to be done to preserve video game coverage and criticism.
The Last of Us Part 1 is among this week's lineup of new video game releases.
A lurid 60’s West Virginia, paved in pixels, beckons you to Mothmen 1966, like a human to fine interactive fiction.
A recent update for Nintendo Switch Sports expanded the game's support for the Leg Strap accessory. We put the boot in.
Welcome back to Thumbsticks. Things have changed a bit round here, but hopefully you’ll all appreciate what we’ve done.
We’ve been working hard over the past few weeks on redesigning and redeveloping Thumbsticks, and we’re just about ready to relaunch the site.