Prince of Persia

Less Bang For Your Buck: The Art of Powerlessness In Video games

From Software's Dark Souls has been one of the biggest surprise hits of recent years. It's a game about feeling overwhelmed by a hostile world, so committed to not giving the player an inch that many of its boss monsters can only reasonably defeated by exploiting flaws in their AI.

Five Revolutionary Video games

With the next generation of consoles upon us, it seems apt to take a look at some of the videogames that have significantly contributed to the development of the gaming industry over the years.