• Ejection-fall: my favourite mechanic in Titanfall 2

    February 28, 2020 by

    I can confidently say that Titanfall 2 is one of the best FPS campaigns that I have ever played – from the way that the traversal feels, to the bond you form with BT over the course of the seven or so hours that it takes you to complete the story, to the way that… Read more

  • Seven YouTube Channels Worth Checking Out

    September 15, 2019 by

    Nowadays I spend probably as much time watching gaming content on YouTube than I actually do playing games myself, whether I am tidying up around the apartment or writing an essay, I always have something playing in the background. These are seven YouTube channels that have personally brought me joy and that I think you… Read more

  • V&A Dundee: Design/Play/Disrupt

    September 11, 2019 by

    Three years ago today I was very lucky and went on my first date with what turned out to be the love of my life. As an early celebration of our anniversary, Gabriel and I decided to go down to Dundee last Sunday to visit the Design/Play/Disrupt exhibition at the V&A, and these are some… Read more

  • Laser League Deserved(s) More

    September 7, 2019 by

    Have you ever heard of a game called Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle Cars? Neither had I, but upon watching Danny O’Dwyer’s documentary on Psyonix (check out his channel Noclip on YouTube – it is fantastic for full length documentaries on video games), I realised it has a lot of narrative similarities to a game that… Read more

  • Five Playstation Store Games Worth Checking Out

    September 3, 2019 by

    Horizon Zero Dawn, Spider-Man, God of War… as with Nintendo’s eShop, the Playstation Store has no shortage of fantastic first-party titles, and as a result there are a load of smaller titles that can go overlooked to the average gamer. If you are looking for something a little different to invest your time into look… Read more

  • Project Resistance and the future of Resident Evil

    August 29, 2019 by

    On the 9th of September we will finally get our first glimpse of where the Resident Evil franchise is going next, with gameplay footage then being shown at the Tokyo Game Show on the 12th – 15th of September, and I am incredibly excited. Rumblings of the next game in the franchise initially surfaced when… Read more

  • Five Nintendo eShop Games Worth Checking Out

    August 2, 2019 by

    Since the release of the Nintendo Switch back in 2017 an incredible amount of games have reached the eStore, so it should come as no surprise that amidst the Mario’s and Zelda’s, some of the small titles can be overlooked sometimes. Which is why I decided to bring you five games that I personally think… Read more

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