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

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

Zombie Army 4: Dead War Review

Developed and Published by: RebellionPlatforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 (Reviewed), Xbox One, PC, StadiaRelease Date: Out Now As I have mentioned before, multiplayer can be a key selling point for games that might otherwise pass you by. In particular, this has been the case over the last year of lockdowns and isolation, where a communal … Continue reading Zombie Army 4: Dead War Review

The Medium Review

Developed by: Bloober Team Published by: Bloober Team SA Platforms: Xbox Series X/S (Series S Reviewed), PC Release Date: Out Now! Sometimes, you just get a feeling from a trailer or pre-release marketing that a game may resonate with you. For example, I recall it happening for Celeste, and now it has occurred again with … Continue reading The Medium Review

Gaming Photo Album: Sea of Thieves

Seriously, one of my favourite features of the Xbox Series S is the ease of taking screenshots. The input is well-placed in the middle of the controller with lots of surrounding space, making it inviting to press as you play (pro tip - turn off the notifications for when recordings begin and end, it stops … Continue reading Gaming Photo Album: Sea of Thieves

Let’s Chat: One Week With the Xbox Series S

Here we are for the third and - for now - last of the Let's Chat articles covering the new next generation consoles! To follow up the pieces on the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 with Ashley Harrison and Stephen Brown respectively, this time it is my turn to answer the questions! I finally, … Continue reading Let’s Chat: One Week With the Xbox Series S

Let’s Chat: One Week With the Xbox Series X

Sound the klaxons, light the fires, and make your joy known; the new Xbox and PlayStation consoles have arrived! It is an exciting time right now, with many new games releasing alongside the new consoles too. For upcoming Let's Chat articles, the topic of conversation is going to be hands-on experience with the new devices … Continue reading Let’s Chat: One Week With the Xbox Series X

Let’s Chat: PS5 or Series X? Which Way We’re Going & Why

It's getting quite close to the mid-November launches of the new consoles, isn't it? It keeps surprising me that we are so nearly at the point where we are going to get our hands on them - that is, if we can get an order in... In previous Let's Chat articles, Ashley and I have … Continue reading Let’s Chat: PS5 or Series X? Which Way We’re Going & Why

Let’s Chat: How Microsoft Acquiring Bethesda Might Affect the Next Generation

As is becoming regular occurrence this year, a huge bit of gaming news was announced out of the blue on 21st September, in the form of Microsoft planning to acquire ZeniMax Media Inc. for the price of $7.5 billion (wowzas); for those unaware, ZeniMax owns the renowned games publisher Bethesda Softworks, who are behind such … Continue reading Let’s Chat: How Microsoft Acquiring Bethesda Might Affect the Next Generation