Category: Opinion

Greatest Games: Half-Life 2

1998’s Half-Life not only established the credentials of Valve Software as being a developer of the highest calibre but helped set a high benchmark in narrative driven shooters. Set in the Black Mesa research facility, you took on the role of silent protagonist Gordon Freeman as he is […]

Doom Early Impressions

So it was with some hesitation that I picked Doom up on the digital store a couple of days ago. For one, there were no early reviews allowed due to Bethesda having an embargo on them. I actually understand why now because the servers were not activated until launch day and there […]

Greatest Games: Super Mario Bros.

It’s almost impossible to not have discussions about video games without mentioning Super Mario Bros. – a game that helped introduce the Nintendo Entertainment System to the world while also achieving the (almost) impossible task of revitalising console gaming in markets still burned by 1983’s video game crash. Fresh […]

April game releases 2016

Another month of spending far too much money on games. We’ve got some good ones in April. Here are my picks: Quantum Break The creators of Max Payne and Alan Wake have finally released their XB1 flagship title. This game is a very stylish take on what happens […]

Quantum Break – Early Impressions

I’ve spent a short amount of time so far in Quantum Break, Remedy’s latest game, and my initial thoughts seem to be confirmed in that the game is an extension of what the team accomplished with Alan Wake and Alan Wake’s American Nightmare but taken to a new level. The game […]