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

Gaming Photo Album: Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Next up in the Gaming Photo Album is Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the epic conclusion to a trilogy of games I utterly adore - I can still remember my immense excitement for the third game like it was yesterday (somehow, it's already been 3 years... ). Closing out the modern origin trilogy of Lara … Continue reading Gaming Photo Album: Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Super Crush KO Review

Developed and Published by: Vertex Pop Inc. Platforms: Nintendo Switch (Reviewed), PCRelease Date: Out Now! You know, sometimes games are just straightforward, distilled fun. Yes, I know, a revolutionary concept, right? Super Crush KO is a fantastic example of this, with a sharp, short story, a strong visual flair and energetic, absorbing combat platforming. It's … Continue reading Super Crush KO Review

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

Gaming Photo Album: Forza Horizon 4

Are you ready for pretty pictures of cars? Because I've got some for you, in this latest entry into my Gaming Photo Album series. Now, I know that not everyone is into the genre of games that Forza represents so well, and that is fair enough. Soon after buying an Xbox Series S and Game … Continue reading Gaming Photo Album: Forza Horizon 4

10 Hours With… Pokémon Unite

As the Pokémon juggernaut rolls on, so does it continue to branch into different platforms and genres. Most lately, this has been through the currently Switch-exclusive Pokémon Unite (a mobile release is coming soon), which brings the franchise to the world of MOBAs (Multiplayer Online Battle Arenas), a competitive and highly popular genre long associated … Continue reading 10 Hours With… Pokémon Unite

Gaming Photo Album: Control

Hi! This post is a bit later than usual for me; it's been a busy weekend, as I have attended the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. However, I have been preparing another Gaming Photo Album from my stockade to show you all this week! This time around, it is for Control, the critically-acclaimed, third-person, dimension-altering … Continue reading Gaming Photo Album: Control

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 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

Gaming Photo Album: God of War

This week, I'm returning to my semi-regular Gaming Photo Album series; there are quite a few games I have images saved up for to do these, and this time I am going to cover the snaps I took in my recent playthrough of God of War! For the #MaybeInMarch event I took on the critically-acclaimed … Continue reading Gaming Photo Album: God of War