Charlotte Redding

Charlotte Redding

I'm Charlotte, gaming expert and savings hunter. I apply my 20+ years of gaming experience to find deals, tips and tricks to get the most out of the games you've already got, and report back honestly on the ones you need to add to your collection (and those you definitely don't).

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3 adorable couch co-op games for couples this Valentines Day

Romance is in the air! Time to cuddle up for some couch co-op gaming! These are our 3 top picks...


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Steam’s co-op game Sale is here – don’t miss out on these incredible deals

It's called the Remote Play Together Fest, but what it means is great discounts on great co-op games. Here are...


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Is Palworld worth buying in Early Access? Or should you wait?

Not every game in early access is worth rushing into, is Palworld really ready to play? Here are the things...


Get Alan Wake 2 for just £21.43 right now! Here’s how
Get Alan Wake 2 for just £21.43 right now! Here’s how

This is not a drill! Want to save over 1/3 on Alan Wake 2? Here's how you can get this...


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Epic Games Advent Calendar returns for 2023! Here are the details

Less than a week to go until the start of the Epic Games Advent Calendar 2023 - here's everything you...


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Mighty Fight Federation is free on Epic Games this week. But is it little-known for a reason?

Free things are great, but they're not always the highest quality. Here's everything you need to know about Mighty Fight...


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This week on Prime Gaming – The Dungeon Of Naheulbeuk & other in-game loot

It’s another great week for Prime Gaming loot and freebies. Here’s everything you need to know about what’s available this...


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Has Black Friday become harder to navigate? Exclusive research reveals UK spending plans

We reveal the UK's Black Friday spending plans ahead of the biggest shopping weekend of the year. Here's our exclusive...


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Free on Epic Games this week: Earthlock, an indie JRPG-inspired adventure

This week the Epic Games Store is giving away Earthlock. Here's everything you need to know before you download it,...


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Surviving the Aftermath; a post-apocalyptic city-builder – Free on Epic this week

This week Surviving the Aftermath is free on the Epic Games store. Here's everything you need to know if you're...


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This week in Prime Gaming – Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic & other in-game loot

Prime Gaming is full of goodies this month, and the free game is one that cannot be missed - here’s...


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Golden Light is free on Epic Games this week – here’s our review

This week Golden Light, the FPS horror roguelite is free on the Epic Games store. Here's everything you need to...


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This week in Prime Gaming – Centipede: Recharged & other in-game loot

Prime Gaming has something great for every player this November, here's everything dropping this week and whether the free game...


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Epic Games Christmas Sale 2023 details leaked! Here’s what we know so far.

Psst. Over here. We know leaked details about the upcoming Epic Games Holiday Sale. Read on to find out more


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Blizzcon 2023 – What do the World of Warcraft announcements mean for your wallet?

BlizzCon 2023 has thrown some curveballs towards the World of Warcraft universe. Here's everything we know so far and of...


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Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion is free on Epic Games this week, but is it good?

This week Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion is free on the Epic Games store. Here's everything you need to know...


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*Deal Unexpectedly Removed* – F.I.S.T.: Forged in Shadow Torch; the robotic, rabbit-led platformer – Free on Epic Games this week

This week F.I.S.T.: Forged in Shadow Torch is free on the Epic Games store. Here's everything you need to know...


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This week in Prime Gaming – RAGE 2: Deluxe Edition & other in-game loot

Prime Gaming has something great for every player this November, here's everything dropping this week and whether the free game...


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Top 20 Scary Gaming Moments as voted by gamers

We are exclusively revealing the Top 20 you've been waiting for, read on to enjoy these Halloween Tricks, Treats and...


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Is Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 worth the money?

Spider-Man 2 is one of the most expensive, most popular PS5 games of all time, but with it taking only...


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Steam’s classic Halloween sale returns with Steam Scream: The Revenge – these are the best deals

It's time for another Steam Sale, this time it's their Halloween bonanza, Steam Scream. Here are our top picks for...


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You can’t miss The Evil Within 2 for Free on Epic Games this week

Epic Games have made The Evil Within 2 one of their Free games of next week, here’s everything you need...


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Indie puzzle game Eternal Threads is Free this week on Epic Games – but is it worth it

If you love a puzzle game and haven’t heard of Eternal Threads, read on, and find out whether it’s worth...


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The Evil Within is Free on Epic Games this week – Don’t miss this iconic survival horror

Looking for something to play on Halloween? The Evil Within might be the right game for you. It's Free on...


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The Top 5 Scary Gaming Moments as voted by gamers and where to play them

Last week hotukdeals asked over 500 gamers to rate the video games they found scariest, and we can exclusively reveal...


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Q.U.B.E Ultimate Bundle is Free on Epic Games this week. This is why you need it

This week the Epic Games Store is offering the Q.U.B.E Ultimate Bundle for free! Here’s why we think you shouldn’t...


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Blazing Sails is coming to Epic Games for free this week! But is it worth your time?

Swashbuckling battle royale Blazing Sails is one of this week's Free Epic Games. Not sure if it's for you? Here's...


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The best deals for GTA Online right now – just in time for the Halloween content

Halloween has come to Grand Theft Auto Online and it's a great time to give this game a try. Find...


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It’s Halloween in Red Dead Online – here’s what to expect and our best deals to start playing

The annual Halloween Event is now live on Red Dead Online. Find out what's rolling out this month, and how...


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Godlike Burger; the chaotic, cannibalistic cooking sim – Free on Epic Games this week

This week Godlike Burger, the totally unique restaurant sim, is free on the Epic Games store. Here's everything you need...