Cheap Game Tuesday: ’80 Days’


Ah, the glory days of the iOS App store, where bedroom programmers and artists flocked to the new platform to build their careers on innovation and originality. Now it’s a mess of Candy Crush Saga, Smurf’s Village and Age of War clones. Getting originality out of the app store had become less likely than it … Continue reading

Why the Flip is Kevin Smith in My New ‘Lego Batman’ Game?


A couple of weeks ago I scored a PS4 for my birthday. It was a happy moment indeed. This was followed up with a copy of Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham in my Christmas stocking. It now shares shelf space with GTA5, Far Cry 4 and Shadows of Mordor. Usually I like my games with more story and … Continue reading

10 Disappointments Geeks Faced in 2014

Man, we can be suckers. Every year there’s something we get overhyped for whether through over blown or misleading marketing or building it up in our own minds, and we sometimes get are expectations completely crushed. In the future we can remember 2014 as the year that gave us Guardians of the Galaxy and Shadows of Mordor but … Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Binding of Isaac – Rebirth’


We have already reviewed The Binding of Isaac along with its expansion pack Wrath of Lamb very early in this series, but we loved it so much and it’s seeing a resurgence in popularity that we’re going to recommend it again. Binding of Isaac is a retro style dungeon crawler from the creators of Super Meat Boy. From … Continue reading

Videogame Review: The Best and Worst of Sunset Overdrive


By Hedge Available on: Xbox One Exclusive Insomniac Games are known mostly these days for Resistance, but before that they helmed the fantastic cute-and-crazy shooter series Ratchet and Clank and the Spyro games back when they were about a cute dragon named Spyro spitting fire and not buying toys to use in game like some … Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Gods Will Be Watching’

Gods Will Be Watching

Here’s something I’m getting tired off…indie games using retro graphics. We’ve had enough. On the other hand, when it’s supported by an original concept, a unique gameplay mechanic and interesting characters the game could be made out of matchsticks and still interest me. That brings us to Gods Will Be Watching, which is already a great … Continue reading

Where Should ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Go Next?

Assassins Creed

So a pair of new Assassin’s Creed games have hit the shelves and after the top notch effort of Black Flag we can only expect great things. Ok, ok, never mind. Let’s look to the future. If Ubisoft get their heads out of their arses and get back to making the game FUN rather than trying to squeeze … Continue reading

The Top 100 Women in Pop Culture! (Part 3)

Cover Pt3

Do you know what I like about these articles? The great stuff that I haven’t checked out yet. This week, between assembling the House writers great work nominating women for the list, I’ve been reading two new comic lines (entries 47 and 52) and watching a cool show I knew nothing about (entry 60). We’ve … Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘Dead of Winter: Crossroads’

Dead of Winter Crossroads

Publisher: Plaid Hat Games. Style: Dice, strategy, partial co-op. Players: 2-5. Play Time: 2-4 hours depending on campaign. Wait, what happened to Cheap Game Tuesday?! Well, sometimes I just haven’t had the time to play through a new game and put down my thoughts every week. Such is life. I also like playing board games, so … Continue reading

Top 100 Women in Pop Culture! (Part 2)

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And we’re back! We had a very positive response to the first part of our multi-part series of the female characters who are especially awesome. If you missed the first 20 entries in the list you can read it here. Hopefully you’ll find more of your favourites on the list this week, and have more … Continue reading