On the pop culture podcast: Drew Barrymore's cannibal comedy Santa Clarita Diet, new biopic Loving and the mobile game 80 Days.
Satoru Iwata wasn't your run-of-the-mill CEO: he was an innovator and a true gamer, says Tom Watson MP. He'll be sorely missed.
For years, games have desperately needed to get over their addiction to tedious generic white guys as their protagonists for their own sake. Now, it finally seems to be happening.
The PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight has been pulled from sale within its first week for being virtually unplayable. This is a big deal for PC gaming.
This game is a masterpiece, and yet it still could have been so much better.
Permanence and finality in video games can help us be better at understanding, and talking about, mental health issues.
It’s still an intelligent, heart-warming puzzle game, but replaying the re-mastered version of Grim Fandango sadly wasn’t everything Phil Hartup had hoped for.
The PC version of GTA V is without any doubt the most technically accomplished video game ever made. And yet, it still has flaws.
A Kanye West fan game that doubles as a cult recruitment tool?
Gaming's literary roots.
Don't commodify the people who modify PC games.
Across the political spectrum, the New Statesman introduces you to the personalities who shape our world. Where else would you find Jeremy Corbyn, Tony Blair and Theresa May in the same place?