Tag Archive: gaming

Game Review: ‘XCOM 2’

by

I don’t need to buy XCOM 2. There are so many reasons not to. I got 3 new games for Christmas and I haven’t finished any of them. I haven’t even played one of… Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘A Study in Emerald’

by

It’s been 700 years since Cthulhu and the Old Ones crossed the dimensional portal to Earth and took control of the world. The Elder Gods have become royalty, each ruling a major nation through… Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream’ iOS

by

Ok, so I’m about to go on a road trip so let’s see if there’s a decent time waster in the App Store… Candy Crush knock-off, Clash of Clans knock-off, Clash of Clans knock-off, Clash… Continue reading

10 Awesome Arcade Games That Have Been Forgotten

by

Home consoles are all well and good but for the best graphics, groundbreaking design and the latest hits you have to hit the arcade…or so it was, 20 years ago. Prior to the… Continue reading

10 Tabletop Games We’re Getting in 2016

by

Ah, 2016. So much to look forward to. For one thing, we’re looking forward to chilling out and playing some of the weird and wonderful games heading our way over the next few… Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Rayman Legends’

by

‘Rayman’ is a bit of an oddity. He’s never achieved ‘icon’ status or been hailed as a console mascot and would be largely unrecognisable to non-gamers, yet he’s been appearing in games for… Continue reading

Top 10 Board Games for Betraying Your Friends

by

There’s a tabletop game on Kickstarter at the moment right now called ‘Secret Hitler‘, a game based around advancing your teams agenda without knowing exactly who else is on your team. Also one… Continue reading

Tabletop Review: ‘XCOM’

by

Oh, hey…a board game based on a video game. That totally sounds like a worthwhile investment. Kinda like replacing a Blu-Ray with a VHS. On the other hand, I’ve long loved the XCOM game… Continue reading

So What’s Up With That Awful Backwards Compatibility List?

by

Microsoft is rolling out Backwards Compatibility for the XBOX One today, and the list of games is rather underwhelming. It is also a rather confusing list, considering for the past six months Microsoft… Continue reading

Why Aren’t Voice Actors Getting the Big Roles?

by

This article is going to deal with the profession of voice acting, performers who provide voices for characters who do not have a real life, physical presence. We’re talking animation, motion capture, voice… Continue reading