The recent Nintendo Direct contained many highlights, and one standout for me was the upcoming RPG Sea of Stars from Sabotage Studio, developers of the critically-acclaimed The Messenger. In addition to the short showcase of gameplay footage, we received the announcement of a new demo for the game, which I promptly proceeded to download and … Continue reading Sea of Stars Demo Review: Classic Appeal With A Modern Twist
A Little Zelda, A Lotta Farming: Takeaways from the Nintendo Direct!
Hey everyone! So, this week we were treated to a full-length, 40-minute Nintendo Direct where we saw reveals and updates for SO MANY GAMES. Seriously, if you remember the Directs we got in the Wii U days, it's amazing to see how things have changed. In this post, I'm going to briefly run through my … Continue reading A Little Zelda, A Lotta Farming: Takeaways from the Nintendo Direct!
The Witcher Journals #1 – Beginning the Adventure!
Hey there! As mentioned in my previous post, I've just started playing through the three The Witcher games from CD Projekt Red, beginning with The Witcher: Enhanced Edition. Before I talk more about that, a bit of context. I've previously played a few hours of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on PlayStation 4, but that … Continue reading The Witcher Journals #1 – Beginning the Adventure!
My Favourite Games of 2021!
Yeah this is a bit late, I know... But better late than never right? I couldn't go too far into 2022 without establishing my Game of the Year for 2021. If I'm honest, I didn't play as many games last year as I planned to. For various reasons, my playtime was less than I'd have … Continue reading My Favourite Games of 2021!
Merry Christmas 2021!!
Oh hey there! I thought I’d just write a quick post to say a very Merry Christmas to everyone! I hope you and your families all have a wonderful time this festive season, and have a healthy, enjoyable New Year. It’s been quite the ride the past 12 months, eh? To echo the sentiments in … Continue reading Merry Christmas 2021!!
Blog Update: Things Change, Things Stay the Same
Hi everyone! You may have noticed my blog posting has been a bit more erratic than usual lately, so I thought I'd write a quick update to explain what is going on - and to reaffirm that I'm very much still around and active! It's important to me to keep this site running and regularly … Continue reading Blog Update: Things Change, Things Stay the Same
My 5 Standout Games From E3 2021
So, another year of E3 has finished, and whilst some shows fell flat (Capcom, really, what was that?), there was plenty to be excited for - whether that was brand-new reveals, or new information on previously-announced games. As usual, our predictions were mostly way off the mark (a solid five out of eighteen correct, good … Continue reading My 5 Standout Games From E3 2021
Our Expected, Hopeful, and Plain Ridiculous E3 2021 Predictions
It's that wonderful time of year again - E3 is back, following the COVID-19-forced absence last year. I don't know about you, but I welcome its return, as laughing and cheering along with my friends at the hype-fueled reveals from various publishers each year is something I eagerly look forward to. In the run-up to … Continue reading Our Expected, Hopeful, and Plain Ridiculous E3 2021 Predictions
My Takeaways From the Horizon Forbidden West State of Play
Just a few days ago, Sony showed off a State of Play focused on Horizon Forbidden West gameplay, similar in style to the Ratchet & Clank one they did recently. It's hardly a secret that I adored the prior game Horizon Zero Dawn and am incredibly excited for the sequel, and therefore I went into … Continue reading My Takeaways From the Horizon Forbidden West State of Play
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