Alec is PC Advisor's Games Editor, rounding up reviews of the latest videogames for all platforms - be they the glossiest shooter or the most esoteric indie title. An unrepentant gamer, Alec also edits respected PC gaming site Rock, Paper, Shotgun, and counts Eurogamer, IGN, Edge and Official Xbox Magazine among the many other titles he's written for.
Articles by Alec Meer
Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth review - the turn-based strategy legend moves from history to post-history
Divinity: Original Sin review
A thoroughly old-school roleplaying game with thoroughly modern values and presentation
Tropico 5 review
More comedy despotism and sun-kissed profiteering from this reliably entertaining city-builder series
Civilization Revolution 2 review
Conquer the world during your morning commute. Again.
World War 1: the artful comic book: the adventure game
'GTA starring a magical, miseriguts hacker' is a cruel summary but an appropriate one for this much-hyped next-gen open world action game
The grandaddy of first-person shooters returns in surprising style, this time moving its Nazi-blasting to the 1960s. Here's our Wolfenstein New…
A horror game which tries a little too hard to court the Twitch.TV generation
A monochrome tale of unhappy ghosts, crude swords, New World colonists and murderous skeletons
Monument Valley review
Impossible architecture in a dreamlike world - a puzzle game to soothe the mind and bamboozle the senses.