Marvel's Spider-Man Miles Morales is meant to be a system seller for the new PlayStation 5, but also functions as a reminder that the PS4 has plenty of life left in it.
Having just poured 100 hours into Assassin’s Creed Origins — and wondering why I did not play it immediately when it was released three years ago — I was not sure I was ready for another Assassin’s game.
The Call of Duty series cops a lot of stick from both the media, and people on social media, yet continues to sell millions every year. This year's Black Ops: Cold War is an excellent demonstration of both of these trends, writes Simon Bishop.
As 2020 draws to a close — ushering in a new generation of games consoles as it does so — the ODT’s gaming writers each highlight three personal favourites from this year, as well as from the...
A leading games developer says this country turned down a multimillion-dollar offer from a Chinese company that wanted to develop a game here.
Cyberpunk 2077, one of the year's most anticipated games, has excited gamers with a new trailer that provides one of the best looks yet at the title.
The first wave of funding has been granted to seven Dunedin start up digital game developers which is expected to create jobs and help grow a $1 billion video game industry for New Zealand.
After a seven-year gap since their last games console releases, both Sony and Microsoft have this month debuted their new hardware, the PlayStation5 and XBox Series X, respectively.
Queenstown played host to the launch of Xbox's next generation gaming console in spectacular fashion with an event livestreamed all over the world last night.
Queenstown is to be virtually transformed tonight to play host to the global launch of the latest Xbox gaming console, with a livestream expected to be viewed by millions across the world.
Queenstown’s set to go viral Monday night under the new alias when the resort plays host to the Xbox X and S Series console launches.
Marvel’s Avengers is a tale of two games effectively - a brilliant single player campaign, and a highly-repetitive post game loot grind multiplayer experience.
A mysterious temporary structure has been installed by a gaming console company on Queenstown’s waterfront.
Annualised sports series games always face a tough road — how do you innovate with such a tight turnaround, while still maintaining the experience that existing fans want?