There I was, deliberating on what to write about this week whilst I finally make my way through Horizon Forbidden West. Then suddenly, like the cavalry coming over the hill Helm's Deep-style, came Later Levels with the return of the #LoveYourBacklog tag for 2023! Later Levels puts #LoveYourBacklog together to get the blogging community sharing … Continue reading Holding the Line: #LoveYourBacklog Month 2023
Category: Tags & Collabs
11 Upcoming Games We’re Excited For!
Hey there! Yes, I know, it's been a while. It turns out that my overly-optimistic plan to continue my weekly posts during a home move was, well, just that - overly-optimistic. However, I'm relatively settled now, and we're gonna get back into the swing of things with a collaboration post! Below, several contributors have each … Continue reading 11 Upcoming Games We’re Excited For!
Friendly Fire Podcast, Episode 2: Frontrunners for Game of the Year 2021
Hi there! If you have read some of my recent posts, you might know that Stephen Brown, Jed Harling, and I finally started a video game podcast called Friendly Fire. This talk show has us talking about specific topics in the gaming sphere, with a friendly competitive edge where we do not refrain from calling … Continue reading Friendly Fire Podcast, Episode 2: Frontrunners for Game of the Year 2021
Blog Update: We (Finally) Started A Video Game Podcast!
It's finally happened - after much deliberation and delay, some friends and I decided to begin a video game podcast! We have named it Friendly Fire; a name which has origins in the occasional friction of our supposedly-co-operative online multiplayer games together, for example on Zombie Army 4: Dead War and Nine Parchments! This is … Continue reading Blog Update: We (Finally) Started A Video Game Podcast!
My 5 Favourite Video Game Characters
This week, we're stopping to take a breath from the Resident Evil reviews - they will continue soon, but I thought it'd be a good idea to break them up with a list post. Specifically, I am expanding on a recent tag that went around the community online, where we had to select our favourite … Continue reading My 5 Favourite Video Game Characters
A New Dawn: Sunshine Blogger Award #2
It's Saturday once again, and this week we've got another tag post! Following on from my first Sunshine Blogger Award tag a few weeks ago, the awesome MagiWasTaken (who has somehow been posting daily for 100 days straight!) has been kind enough to also tag me for it, so it is time for a second … Continue reading A New Dawn: Sunshine Blogger Award #2
Thoughts on God of War: #MaybeInMarch 2021
As a sequel of sorts to the #LoveYourBacklog event in February, Ace Asunder and Later Levels also created #MaybeInMarch - this is where you select a game from said backlog and commit to it for the month. I chose God of War, a game I bought back in 2018 but for some reason continually put … Continue reading Thoughts on God of War: #MaybeInMarch 2021
Pocketful of Games: Sunshine Blogger Award
Happy Saturday! For this post we are doing another tag response: the Sunshine Blogger Award. This puts a spotlight on various blogs around the community, asking a selection of questions so that everyone gets to know each other better. I know, how wholesome, right? Thanks to Frostilyte for tagging me for this, really appreciate it; … Continue reading Pocketful of Games: Sunshine Blogger Award
Going Full Circle: Revisiting the Pokémon Ranger Trilogy (& Why It Should Return)
Oh hi there! This post is part of Pokémon: Creator's Catch, a collaboration event created by NekoJonez. In this collaboration, creators from all over have united to cover the Pokémon series for the 25th Anniversary today! You can go to the hub page for this by clicking here, where you can find links to other … Continue reading Going Full Circle: Revisiting the Pokémon Ranger Trilogy (& Why It Should Return)
The Long Way Round: #LoveYourBacklog Month 2021
It feels as though the backlog is a unavoidable part of being a gamer - however well-intentioned, sometimes buying a game doesn't end with ticking it off your personal to-play list. Even if you are enjoying the game, sometimes stuff just gets in the way, whether it be other games, different media, or other responsibilities … Continue reading The Long Way Round: #LoveYourBacklog Month 2021