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
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
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
Oh hi; another weekend, another post! This time is the first Let's Chat of April, covering the state of the Pokémon franchise and their early-year announcements, and how the future of the series is shaping up. Such seismic news needed to be covered here in some form considering how much I bring up Pokémon in … Continue reading Let’s Chat: Pondering Pokémon’s Plans for 2021 & Beyond!
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)
This year is a landmark one for Pokémon; the popular catching-and-battling series is celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the release of Pokémon Red and Green, and there are subsequently lots of events - both from The Pokémon Company and fans around the world - happening all year long! With the actual day of the Anniversary … Continue reading I Choose You: Pokémon 25th Anniversary Celebration Tag
Hi there, and welcome to another of my occasional blog updates. The main reason for this one is to touch on the site recently reaching 100 followers! Whilst it is perhaps a relatively small milestone, it feels significant to me; so, whilst I am going to keep this short (I would like to avoid being … Continue reading Blog Update: Thanks for 100 Follows!
So here we are, in 2021. After video games were one of the few bright spots of 2020, that trend is set up to continue this year - there is plenty to get excited about, whether that be announced games or whispers from the rumour mill. Joining me for this first Let's Chat of 2021 … Continue reading Let’s Chat: Our Most Anticipated Games of 2021!
Scrolling through my feed this morning, on 25th December 2020, Christmas Day, the amount of positive messages and posts has been a delight. It has been a tough, tough year, and it is wonderful to see the continued outpouring of well wishes whether you celebrate Christmas or not. So I felt compelled to add my … Continue reading Merry Christmas & Festive Videogame Art
Recently, the second and - bar a surprise - last of the Pokémon Sword and Shield DLC packs, The Crown Tundra, launched on Nintendo Switch. Prior to the release, a Let's Chat was published here where Stephen Brown and I discussed the prospect of this DLC - so, now that it is out and we … Continue reading Let’s Chat: Pokémon Sword & Shield’s The Crown Tundra Spoiler Talk!