It wasn’t my 11-year-old son’s obsession with Fortnite which got me worried. He’s like this with most things, just not vegetables, homework, fruit, tidying his room and remembering where he put his shinpads.
Video games have come a long way since Pong caused a scene in 1971. It seems like only yesterday Donkey Kong threw his first barrel at a plumber in way over his head and a hungry yellow dot with phasmophobia cannibalised smaller yellow dots to fight off pixellated ghosts.
Microsoft has revealed the “world’s most powerful console”, the Xbox One X. The new console contains the fastest processor chip ever used in a games console, Xbox said, and will offer “true” 4K gaming to users.