Tag Archives: Hitman

What sort of freedom do you crave in games, and why?

A while back, Erland Grefsrud openly asked the above to twitter, and I think it’s a really interesting question. It’s actually something I’d already thought about quite a bit (some of this is going to be directly lifted from another half written essay), so I thought it was worth giving him a decent reply… I’ve attempted to pin the answer down to this a couple of times before, and I’ve given up half way through each time. It’s an important thing for me to figure out, though, because whether a game will give me the non-specific sort of freedom that…

Podcast: Eurogamer Special

The podcast returns with a new format! Well, with something resembling a format. The format resembles me and Craig rambling about what we’ve been playing and what we saw at last week’s Eurogamer Expo. Starring Tom Clancy’s Hawx, Red Orchestra 2, Hitman Absolution, Prey 2, the RPS Indie Arcade and OnLive. Guest starring Craig’s vibrating Postman Pat chair and Chris’ RPS drinks regret. It’s definitely still a little rough around the edges and we’ll be making changes until we find a structure that suits us. A big part of that is your feedback – so let us know what you…