Category Archive: Gaming: A Legitimate Hobby

Game Review: ‘Colt Express (Digital Edition)

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Review based on iOS version played on an iPhone 7+ Tabletop players may already be familiar with the smash hit ‘Colt Express’ – if not, read our review here – the Western themed… Continue reading

10 Classic Gaming Franchises You Forgot Existed

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There are those gaming franchises that we’re waiting to return, like Timesplitters, and there are those that crashed and burned with terrible entires, like Final Fight. Then there are those that just…vanished. Some of these may… Continue reading

Top 10 Best Video Game Openings

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First impressions matter. Many video games get themselves bogged down in tutorials or long cinematics without any interaction from the player to really grab a new player. Those designers should take the time… Continue reading

10 Times Gamers Got Burned By Pre-Orders

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Yesterday I found myself in the local outlet of that massive games retailer (you know the one) exchanging the new Lego Dimension’s ‘Harry Potter’ Team Pack. We’d bought it the previous day but… Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘The Warriors’

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What’s the most disappointing thing about No Man’s Sky? The dream. The dream that we’d be delving into an immersive universe that we could get lost in. Like Red Dead Redemption or Journey, some games draw… Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Inside’

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Remember Limbo, that bleak, unsettling platformer that stubbornly refused to explain itself and was heartily enjoyed by all? It came from Playdead Studios, and they’ve returned with their follow up title, Inside. We’ve waited until… Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Reigns’ – An iOS Game Worth a Damn

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Cast your mind back to the simple days of the iPhone 3 and 4…when everything was new and shiny and smart phones were becoming the norm…when indie developers were using this new platform… Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Agricola: All Creatures Great and Small’ iOS Edition

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For those not part of the tabletop community, ‘Agricola’ is a multiple award winning competitive farming game with player success coming from resource management and worker placement. On each turn the players choose where… Continue reading

Game Review: ‘Anima: Gate of Memories’ (PS4 Version)

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Well, isn’t this exciting! I’ve never been sent a game to review before! Books, movies, comics, podcasts…never a game. And I love games! Let’s take a look at Anima: Gate of Memories! The name… Continue reading

Tabletop Review: ‘Portal: The Uncooperative Cake Acquisition Game’

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Nothing like a recognisable brand to move a board game off the shelves, one of the reasons this became a hard to find set following Christmas ’15. We’ve given it a couple of… Continue reading