I can probably count on one hand the amount of games that surpass all expectations and help pull the gaming industry forward. In fact, there are only three that spring to mind. Half-Life 2, Breath of the Wild and The Witcher 3. Well I'm very happy to add Elden Ring to that list. My 60 … Continue reading Elden Ring – An Essential Must Play
All Aboard With our Lord and Saviour Gabe Newell (CEO/Founder of Valve) bearing more than a striking resemblance to Santa it makes sense that he might deliver the perfect gamer gift this Christmas. Jumping two feet and half an arm into the handheld market with no fear. Bringing high end PC power plus the ridonculously … Continue reading Steamdeck – The Nintendo Switch Killer?
With E3 just around the corner it's that time of year for me again. Time to pray to Jesus, whisper incantations and drink moonshine while throwing tarot cards in the air! Or I could put together a list of heavily researched and sensible predictions based on hard work and rumors but either way I'll get … Continue reading E3 2021 Crazy Predictions
So when I write a review i usually have a few rules. Steer clear of major plot points, discuss overall experience and how I feel about it and most importantly....complete the game/movie/tv show before writing anything. In Valhalla's case, I have to break my most important rule because after sinking 74 hours into this behemoth, … Continue reading Assassins Creed Valhalla – A Joyless Waste of Time
The Nintendo 64 released in 1997 in Europe and by 2009 had sold almost 34 million units worldwide. It was considered revolutionary at the time for launching with a game featuring a fully realized 3d world and one very iconic plumber! The push for 3d pulled the games industry forward and on a personal note, … Continue reading Super 64 – Dust off your Nintendo 64
Released back in 2012, the Wii U flopped harder than a drunk Dad jumping into a swimming pool on holidays! It's marketing was confusing and most consumers (myself included) weren't sure if it was an add on for the Wii or just a slightly beefed up version. Selling just over 13 million consoles compared to … Continue reading Wii U – An Essential Purchase in 2020
So it has come to light in the last week that 'VideoGames Deluxe' are developing a 'AAA' game for none other than Rockstar! The Sydney based studio have had a long partnership with Rockstar and have worked on ports of LA Noire for current gen consoles and also the VR game LA Noire : The … Continue reading RockStar VR – Triple A Game
The CEO of Sony, Jim Ryan has confirmed an upcoming showcase for the Playstation 5 entitled 'The Future of Gaming'. The event will be held on June 4 and will run for over an hour. Not much else has been said except that it will focus on playable games available on PS5 on launch day. … Continue reading The Future of Gaming (June 4th) – Crazy Predictions
Details on the next gen console for Sony have been scant but lately we got a few official announcements. I have gathered together most of the official confirmed info we have so far for the upcoming Playstation 5......or at least the info that I think is important! Quick note also....sadly the pic shown is … Continue reading PlayStation 5 – What we know
Okay so this may come across as negative and a little cynical but I feel that Sony deciding to bow out of this year's E3 was a smart progressive decision. Below I will list the reasons why: Dated Format For years E3 has struggled to keep up with media consumption. The old tact of … Continue reading Sony Win E3 2019 – By not showing up!