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!
Just announced officially yesterday by Sony, we can enjoy a playstation classic in time for Christmas. The mini version will come with 20 playstation one games built in. It will have two wired joypads and a hdmi output. The only games confirmed so far are: Final Fantasy 7, Ridge Racer 4, Tekken 3, Jumping Flash … Continue reading Playstation Classic – Size Matters!
So it's come to my attention that at the end of this month, it will be two years since the closure of the last server for Playstation 2 (Even though it wasn't an online console per say). Is that enough of a reason to get nostalgic about Playstation 2? Well in the immortal words of … Continue reading PS2 – The College Years
Time to blow some cobwebs off the old thinking box and bring up my top 5 PS2 games of all times. The games listed below are just personal opinion. These are games I played, owned and completed and gave me the most joy from my Playstation 2. They are also in no particular order. So … Continue reading PS2- My Top 5