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Grocs

Love gaming, golf (real and virtual), movies and reading the odd book.

Happily married, with a cat and dog who shares the house with us.

The Crew 2 (Review)

I picked up the Gold edition of The Crew 2 and have played about 20 hours of it so far. Looking at various gaming feeds it seems to be getting mixed reviews elsewhere so I thought I’d also provide my take on the sequel to The Crew. Starting up first […]

Brook X One Adapter (Review)

I really have to thank a online gaming mate for suggesting I buy one of these. This amazing little device not only has a battery pack, but many features I simply wasn’t expecting to see in such a handy little adapter. I’ve always wanted to use an Xbox […]

Some of my E3 2018 highlights

Another year, another E3 wraps up. I have watched most of the press conferences, but won’t be commenting on the Nintendo side of things, because I’ve never owned a Nintendo device (apart from a Game’N’Watch). There was a lot of gaming goodness shown, and I’m really excited for a […]

E3 2018 Round Up – PC Gaming

I’ll be honest, I normally wouldn’t watch the PC Gaming Show. Since the PS2 / original Xbox days, I have migrated across from PC to console for gaming. I do still play the odd RTS, or strategy game on PC, but these days I mostly game on the […]

E3 2018 Round Up – Ubisoft

For the first few minutes I thought I was watching the wrong show. Ubisoft started with a large musical number outside, with choreographed dancers and a large circus like band. They played and danced their way through the streets, until arriving at the venue, and made their way […]

E3 2018 Round Up – Sony

As their introduction stated, Sony’s show at E3 2018 was quite different in tone and setting this year. They called it a “showcase” and basically did the opposite of what Microsoft did a day earlier. Microsoft was all about showing all the great games coming up, and touted […]