One of the biggest controversies in gaming since the crash of 1983 has finally come to a head. Micro-transactions. A long time ago I wrote an article that looked at both sides of the micro-transactions argument, the freemium phone model and how that can work in video games, but then also how it doesn’t work. […]Read more "IS this the end of micro-transactions?"
The Nazi’s were bad blokes yeah? Well they still are, kicking about for some reason. Anyway this isn’t about modern day Neo-Nazis with tattoos of swastikas, bald heads and wife-beater vests. This is about Nazi’s in video-games, everybody loves shooting Nazi’s right? It’s fun to shoot fascism in its dumb, bigoted face in style. So […]Read more "Nazi’s in Video games, whats up with that?"
Your game isn’t as good as you wanted it to be? What a ridiculous thing to Fallout 4. Bethesda’s acclaimed Fallout franchise had its most recent release exactly two years ago, November 10 2015. With this ‘fabled’ date upon yet again, one that was originally filled with hope, optimism and excitement that some might say […]Read more "Fallout 4: Bethesda’s Apocalyptic disappointment"
Superman’s here… or is he? Or is he not… He is Justice League is going to hit our screens in around two weeks, Nov 16th, so why does it feel like a standard DC slog rather than something to be monumentally excited for? It should be up there to rival the Avengers at this point. […]Read more "Why Justice League’s Marketing Is Terrible"
We haven’t seen Chris Hemsworths Thor in almost two years, being absent from the huge Marvel crossover Civil War and being put towards the end of the MCU’s third phase has seen him be put to the side a little, which is a shame because director Taika Waititi does some interesting stuff with the character […]Read more "Thor: Ragnarok Review"
Nintendo’s newest venture into the home console market, the switch, has been out for a few months now. And even though you might not even call it a standard ‘home console’ there is some room for discussion on its library. That being that it is incredibly small. There have been some great games out for […]Read more "The Perfect Game for the Nintendo Switch."
So Voltron is firing on all cylinders as it arrives for its third season in very quick successions since the reboots launch. Once again Netflix and Dreamworks are at the helm with the team from Avatar: The Last Airbender. I initially had the concern that the season was being released too quickly, I even missed […]Read more "Voltron season 3 Review"