The Short Story

So about 2 years ago a friend of mine had this grand, sweeping idea. A pretty majestic vision that foresaw a group of friends coming together and all creating content for a science fiction universe that he had dreamt up. At first the premise seemed a little silly: what if there were such things as … Continue reading The Short Story

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Halloween Pics 2018 – Day 3

Silent Hill - 1999 Ah, Silent Hill, Resident Evil's incredibly twisted stable mate! This series is without doubt fondly remembered for its second instalment (and we will get to that, don't you worry) but today I'm gonna have a look at where it all began. Released by Konami for the Sony PlayStation at the turn … Continue reading Halloween Pics 2018 – Day 3

Halloween Picks 2018 – Day Two

3rd October Alien: Isolation (2013) There have been quite a few "run away from the scary baddie" games in the last few years, thanks to the success of games like Amnesia: The Dark Descent and Outlast and, for the most part, they're pretty good. It was the announcement of Alien: Isolation, however, that forced my … Continue reading Halloween Picks 2018 – Day Two

Sonic Mania, some thoughts on nostalgia, my gaming history and whether it’s any good…

So I finally caved in a couple of weeks back and spent money (that I don't have) on the blue blur's most highly reviewed outing in quite the long while. Mania, in case you don't know it yet, is a bit of a love letter to those classic 16 bit Sonic games of yore, which … Continue reading Sonic Mania, some thoughts on nostalgia, my gaming history and whether it’s any good…