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World of Warcraft – Legiondary

The latest expansion for World of Warcraft, Legion was released 30th August 2016. This was a much anticipated expansion. There were a number of very good reasons behind this, primarily, the creation of Overwatch, the 6 on 6 team based FPS which has been extremely successful (and still […]

The State of De-Kitarakae

If you are missing my posts, all is well, life is just taking its turn. Writing reviews, opinion pieces and other little ditties will be resumed shortly and you will be flooded by my scribblings. At present I have just finished reading some fantastic books, playing games, watching […]

Gamer Gating

I have played the new Warlords of Draenor now since release date.  Suffice to say that Blizzard did an amazing job with the new expansion except for a single instance (scenario) which has divided the WoW community.  The contention here is whether or not having the Silver Proving Grounds […]

The Iron Horde has arrived

It is not often a pre-patch to an up and coming World of Warcraft expansion gets reviewed. However, due to the extent of changes that Blizzard have achieved with the new pre-patch for Warlords of Draenor, I thought that it might be a good idea to go through […]

An Apolitical view on Gamers

I am a gamer. That statement, in itself, indicates to people who don’t know me that I am a “guy” who likes to play video games, according to many articles and papers written on gaming and associations. As a gamer, generally speaking, you have better motor skills than people […]

A Bit of Perspective Please

With all the “controversy” surrounding how genders are portrayed in games, the “rhetoric” of the chest versus breast and the “impact” this may have on children later on in their lives, common sense should prevail at some point with someone stating the obvious that this is entertainment we […]