The Carmageddon series has a reputation for wrongness. The sort that gets tabloid newspapers very angry. The new Xbox One and PS4 edition Carmageddon: Max Damage certainly hasn't mellowed in its old age either and still has a mouth like a sailor on it. Here are the 5 wrongest things we saw when we played it on Xbox One.
It's been an important week for Batman fans. There's a new Batman movie out this week (some other guy is in it as well but I think we all know who the real star is there) and the developer behind The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us has announced the first details of its Batman game. Show of the Week investigates.
It seems the noble sport of basketball simply isn't weird enough for videogames, which is why we ended up with these bizarre, mutated takes on the sport featuring some of its biggest stars.
Fallout 4's new Automatron DLC sees the Commonwealth invaded by a wave of hostile robots under the control of the dastardly Mechanist, last seen battling the Antagonizer back in the Capital Wasteland of Fallout 3. That's good news though, because they're full of spare parts that you can use to build your own murderous battlebot at the DLC's new robot workstations.
As you steel yourself for the mind-bending implications of tooling around with time travel in Quantum Break, prepare also to have your brain melted by the metaphysical minefield in which the fictional worlds of Remedy's games Quantum Break, Alan Wake and Max Payne are intertwined, sort of.
Hitman's Escalation mode extends the lifespan of its levels by giving you new targets to assassinate with five levels of increasing difficulty. Escalation contract The Holmwood Disturbance also asks that we complete our hits while dressed as a vampire magician. Will anyone at a Parisian fashion party notice how ridiculously we're dressed? Watch and find out.
Show of the Week salutes Hitman: No Subtitle, in which you're given a sandbox full of people, disguises and inadequately secured light fittings so you can go around assassinating targets in whatever way you choose. There's no wrong way to do it, unless you are Mike.
Far from being just a retrofuturistic survivalist fantasy, Fallout 4 is full of essential tips for success in the actual real world. Consider the life lessons we've learned from Fallout 4, and watch out for spoilers.
Think you know Mass Effect? The stern but ultimately fair challenge of this Mass Effect quiz will see about that. Who is Archangel? What is James Vega's pull-up record? What's the Krogan homeworld? What would Renegade Shepard do next? Is it punching? It's probably punching.
Catch Game of Thrones' Aidan Gillen and his many accents in action as Paul Serene in this new Quantum Break Xbox One gameplay. The footage also features one of the game's "junction moments": crucial points at which players make a decision that steers the course of the story of the game (and TV-like show).
The Showstopper is the first of Hitman's episodic missions. In it, Agent 47 must whack Viktor Novikov and Dalia Margolis, a power couple who are fashion moguls by day and leaders of a clandestine spy organisation named IAGO by night. Discover how each of us shuffles Viktor and Dalia off this mortal coil in this Xbox One gameplay.
Civilisation here in the real world rumbles on, more or less, but in the world of The Division it's gone wronger than Andy doing hard maths. A smallpox epidemic has killed many people and turned many still other people in mid-apocalypse New York into desperate looters, violent thugs and maniacal cleaners. If you want to thrive in such a city, particularly in the treacherous player-versus-player Dark Zone, you need Show of the Week.
In most games, you have to work your way up to a confrontation with the villain. Sometimes though a convenient opportunity to murderise the antagonist presents itself early on, and instead of seizing the moment and saving yourself hours of hassle, you let it slip by. Consider these times you could have killed your nemesis much, much earlier and been home in time for dinner.
We become Agent 47's handlers in a real-life Hitman game, with real-life 47 dispatched to assassinate an arms dealer in a real-life swanky mansion. How do we do as Diana? There's literally only one way to find out.
In Assassin's Creed Syndicate's latest DLC pack The Last Maharaja, you rub shoulders with Indian royalty. Duleep Singh really was the last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire and good mates with Queen Victoria, which is why you find him hanging around in Buckingham Palace gardens. Not quite as much fun as hunting down a supernatural Jack the Ripper, but interesting nonetheless.
Join us for some early moments from time-manipulation action adventure Quantum Break. in which we have to escape a university science lab as protagonist Jack Joyce. We are accompanied by Jack's brother Will, who may have just caused time to catastrophically shatter. Just like a brother. I bet we get blamed for this.
Mike recently ventured into Dark Souls 3 and came back a harrowed man, and yet he can't wait to dive back into the punishing Kingdom of Lothric. Show of the Week investigates the stern charm of Dark Souls 3 and, by way of comparison, five games that simply wanted us to suffer.
Human beings are land mammals. If we were meant to swim, we would have flippers, gills for underwater breathing and, ideally, inflatable air bladders for maintaining neutral buoyancy. This goes some but not all of the way to explain how these game heroes react so poorly when they come into contact with water.
So you think you know Fallout 4, Mike and Andy? Pop quiz, hotshots! Which companion least approves of your nudity? Which is big into cannibalism? Who voices cabaret singer Magnolia? Find the answers and desperate guesswork in this Fallout 4 quiz.
The Dark Souls series has its fans, but there are plenty of people too terrified to face this notoriously punishing game and its screen-sized monstrosities. We've captured some brand new Dark Souls 3 gameplay from the early part of the game and we're here to tell you not to be afraid. Or not too afraid to give it a try, at least.
The unified might of North and South Korea continues to oppress downtown Philadelphia in the following co-op gameplay, in which we seize a safehouse and defend it from that occupying force.
Latest in the barely interconnected series of Far Cry games, Far Cry Primal gives the series its most unforgiving setting yet: 10,000 BC, where only getting half your face mauled off by a sabre-toothed tiger counts as a good day. And yet it may not be quite what you're expecting from a prehistoric setting, as we find in Show of the Week.
It may be school wasn't the most fun you ever had but count yourself lucky you didn't go to any of these videogame institutions where you're more likely to be carried off by horrors than graduate with honours.
The Solus Project is a gorgeous space survival game that reminds us of Matt Damon movie The Martian and other Matt Damon movie Interstellar. Matt Damon is probably tired of acting inside space suits, isn't he? Anyway, watch us science the s**t out of this Let's Play.
Just Cause 3 DLC Sky Fortress straps a missile-launching jet pack to Rico, transforming him into a human F-14. He's going to need it to reach the new sky fortress itself: a high-tech, high-altitude helicarrier full of bad people and their drone army. Mike warms up the new jet-powered wingsuit in the gameplay that follows.