Charlie Braithwaite

Editor/Co-owner

In Memoriam: Ocarina of Time

– Charlie Braithwaite Welcome to the second edition of In Memoriam, the LoadScreen series where we shed a tear for beloved characters who have passed away. This week we are honouring the demise of a character from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. You know, that game everyone who has ever touched a gamepad and was alive in the 90s talks about. Ocarina of Time is arguably one of the most ...[Read More]

Batman Arkham Knight: This steam review is poetry

– Charlie Braithwaite Whilst most of the gaming world sees Batman: Arkham Knight  as a insanely immersive batman/tedious-tank-driving simulator, one Steam user sees it in an entirely unique way. Well done Waifu Hunter, I just hope you recover from the mind-bending levels of fear toxin that must be circulating through your veins right now. You can spray fear toxin on Charlie here @clbraith an...[Read More]

DayZ: Destroyer of friendships

It started out like any other day in Chernarus, the sun was shining, the zombies were glitching and there was the ever present sound of gunfire in the distance. Seemed like a nice enough setting to unwind with friends and casually play a game. Little did we know that betrayal was in the air. Let’s call my friends Andrey and Tony, because those are their actual names. Tony was a DayZ pro, he ...[Read More]

Vintage Gaming: A dinosaur retrospective

– Charlie Braithwaite and Tom Heath Considering all things dinosaur are relevant again, LoadScreen have prepared a list of some of the hottest dinosaur games, most of these are a blast from the Jurassic past, but nonetheless were incredible when they came out. Jurassic Park- 1993 DOS game – Charlie Let me just start off by saying thank you to those responsible for making this game, it ...[Read More]

In Memoriam: Red Dead Redemption

-Charlie Braithwaite In this new LoadScreen series we will be paying tribute to the game characters who didn’t Mario it out of their game and slide down a flag pole to victory. This article contains all the spoilers, because of course it does. If you don’t want to know who shuffled off their mortal coil in Red Dead Redemption please don’t read anymore. Scroll past this picture of me contempl...[Read More]

LoadScreen is making it rain Xbox One preview invites

– Charlie Braithwaite You know what sucks? A major company revealing at a HUMONGOUS gaming conference that they have a new feature… and only making it available for a select few people. At the Microsoft conference during E3 last week, it was revealed that Xbox One would be getting early access. Also it was revealed it will only be available for those who have the Preview Program. Unfor...[Read More]

This Witcher 3 glitch makes sex scenes nightmare fuel

– Charlie Braithwaite The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been out for a few weeks now. One aspect of the that game never gets old is the mind bending glitches. This glitch makes a visit to the brothels of Velen… interesting. The horror… the kinky kinky horror. Pray for Charlie on Twitter here @clbraith and be sure to follow LoadScreen @load_screen

Check out this insane Dishonored montage

– Charlie Braithwaite Sometimes people play games until they reach a godlike level of expertise, this is one of those time. Be warned, only watch this if you are comfortable feeling very inadequate about yourself. This video came from YouTuber StealthGamerBR, who clearly doesn’t give a fuck about the amount of rats he attracts to Dunwall. Dishonored was released in 2012 by Bethesda, a ...[Read More]

Metal Gear Solid V: 40 minute gameplay demo

– Charlie Braithwaite Without further delay, here is 40 minutes of gameplay from Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. Check back with LoadScreen soon to hear our thoughts and receive more Metal Gear Solid news. Charlie is currently watching the demo and Jurassic Park simultaneously, you can follow him on Twitter here @clbraith and be sure to follow LoadScreen @load_screen

LEGO Jurassic World: As played by a grown man

-Charlie Braithwaite To be fair, this will not be an in-depth review, as I have only played a couple of hours of the game so far. Remember that iconic opening scene in Jurassic Park where a man is dragged into a dinosaur pen? What you may not remember is that the velociraptor was actually stealing his sausage, not straight up murdering him. Do you also remember the scene where Hammond helps himsel...[Read More]

Sea of Thieves: A pirate MMO, E3 2015

– Charlie Braithwaite British game developers Rare are making an MMO pirate game, which they describe as their most ambitious game by far. Sea of Thieves was announced during the Microsoft conference at E3 and its colourful design and intense sea battles quickly made it a fan favourite. Here is the trailer if you missed it: What do we know about Sea of Thieves? Well the official site states ...[Read More]

Fallout 4 cares about your dog feels

– Charlie Braithwaite The only thing more crushing than seeing a dog die in a film is being responsible for your furry companion being blown to pieces in a game. Fallout 3 has scarred plenty of gamers over the years as they witnessed their best friend in the Wasteland become reduced to fur and pulp. Seeing that German Shepherd in the Fallout 4 trailer surely had more than one person concerne...[Read More]

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