Modern gaming seems to be centred around size, play-time, graphics and worth. All this encompasses world size, for RPG’s like Skyrim, sandboxes like GTA, Assassins Creed and Far Cry and many many more. Now to me the size of a game doesn’t matter, people that throw around the “this games map is 1.5x bigger” or […]Read more "Why open world size doesn’t matter"
Ubisofts E3 conference is over, it has some great showcases for games like Far Cry 5, Battlefront 2 and more. Whilst the newest assassins creed suffered from leaks before its reveal for its title and setting, being origins and set in ancient Egypt, the showcase and details of the game illustrate how Ubisoft have finally […]Read more "Assassins Creed: Origins, Ubisoft finally listened"
Microsoft have shown off many things at their E3 conference, and one of the biggest of these was the update on Cracdown 3. It’s been in the works since E3 2013, we had trailers and promises, but no gameplay or details, it was to just act as a carrot for the donkeys of E3. But […]Read more "Why Crackdown 3 is a disappointment "
I’m a huge Pokemon fan, and like most other fans waiting for the Pokemon direct today we were hoping to get confirmation of the Pokemon Stars rumour for Nintendo switch. Sadly we didn’t, but it could still happen. I would like to talk about what we did get and why some of it to me […]Read more "Pokemon Direct – 6.6.17"
Cinemas are annoying yeah?Read more "Ranting about the Cinema experience!"
With the advent of mobile gaming on smartphones there has come this sales thesis of “give out the game for free, but then charge people to keep playing”. Now whilst for phones this might work with Clash of Clans etc… and does make sense, you know being on the go and fast means you can […]Read more "Are Micro-transactions a good aspect of Modern Gaming?"
This article doesn’t aim to review Bioshock, rather it aims to explore its creative process and world. Why the game is the way it is, why it hooks people in with its setting and story, and why it has left such a mark on gaming and media as a whole since its release in August […]Read more "The Beauty of Video Games: BioShock"