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Grocs

Enjoy writing, gaming, movies and reading fiction. Also like playing golf. Live in Queensland. Happily married.

We share the house with Chad and Shadow (the dog the cat).

Are Games Still Released Too Early?

I was driving home from work the other day and started thinking about the games I regretted buying at launch and why. This is not going to be an exhaustive piece on the evils of large publishing houses, but I am genuinely questioning why games still seem to be […]

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 […]