Ogres of Our Better Nature: When Science Fiction Games the Future of War

As computer technology with Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been coming on leaps and bounds, so too have concerns about how […]

RPS plays Real Lives and writes a fascinating diary to document their experiences

If you’ve not yet played Real Lives, then the Rock Paper Shotgun team’s diary of their time with it will […]

NarcoGuerra and Endgame:Syria on Auroch Digital’s Twitch channel – GameTheNews Special

Every Thursday at 16:30 (UK time), Auroch Digital hosts an hour long stream, playing a variety of games from its […]

Game the Election! It’s Ballot Bots

GameTheNews has been working with BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat to produce a game tied in to the upcoming UK general […]

Jack the Ripper: Shadow Over Whitechapel

In 1888 a series of murders happened that shocked the world. The killer was never caught and has gone into […]

Alpha and Omega-3: Camelina Caper

  Camelina Caper is a light-hearted glimpse into the work of Rothamsted Research, produced for the BBSRC Great British Bioscience […]

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Gamifying ‘Jack the Ripper’ – A New GameTheNews Title

Today, Friday 8 November 2013, Bristol-based indie announces its latest development, a new title based on the infamous ‘Jack […]

I Heart Shark Cat

Shark Cat invites you to play I Heart SHARK CAT! Fearless and impeccably dressed Shark Cat moves about the kitchen […]


What’s the news we’re gaming?  Every year the Royal Society has a Summer Science exhibition where the public can come […]


       “NarcoGuerra is Risk applied to the war on drugs; it’s hard, it’s political, it’s really quite good.” […]