I doubt many of you missed it last week, but it was Summer Games Done Quick – a weeklong marathon that features nonstop speedruns and fundraising for Doctors without borders; and it was the most successful summer marathon ever, raising an eye-watering $1,792,632! Continue reading
Finally I have some time to sit down and write up my favourite runs from SGDQ2017!
About bloody time too; to avoid you waiting anymore here are a few of my favourites… Continue reading
… Dog-Beasts Are A Mans Best Friend.
I am back! I know I said it last time, but life has been so hectic this summer! I thought it would have giving me more time to dedicate to the blog but instead it has been a giant vacuum sucking up all my free time! I whole-heartedly apologise! Now that is over with, I want to discuss my experience with The Last Guardian. Of course expect spoilers so if you still haven’t played it – I recommend you turn away from this article and go and do so! You have been warned! Continue reading
Last year we saw the release of the NES mini; a plug and play console that contained 30 games that were perfectly emulated and had that Nintendo ‘magic’; that je ne c’est quoi that make people lose their minds and “have” to own it.
What happened will go down in legend, like the Buzz Lightyear farce of ’93, Nintendo completely underestimated demand and the thing sold out as it touched down on shop floors leading to extreme stock shortages. It caused out-roar on the internet as people struggled to secure their console and those who were interested in it (including me) could never hope to acquire one without giving in the outrageous prices scalpers were asking. Continue reading
To celebrate the release of Crash Bandicoot: N.Sane Trilogy on PlayStation 4; a series I personally have no love for (but have preordered), I thought it would be fitting to look back into my gaming past and collate a list of some of my favourite platformers. Continue reading
Well that’s it; we are officially half way through the year and it has been an amazing 6 months for all gamers! Every major console manufacturer had a good E3 and the future looks fantastic for everyone.
Speaking of the future, Sony announced the PlayStation Plus games for July today and it is a damn good month! Brilliant even! Continue reading
Nintendo have avoided doing a press conference at E3 for the last 3 years now, instead opting to do a Nintendo Direct, which up until this year – hasn’t really paid off for them. The reason behind this is simple; they spend too much time on one game and neglect to have a strong support of smaller titles to keep us interested. While they didn’t stray too far from this template; what they did show was incredibly strong and exciting for Switch owners and those hoping to buy one in the near future. Continue reading