2017 was a great year for gaming. With so many deserving entries, this year turned out to be an interesting one for the Game Awards. However, with so many amazing games, there were some commendable games that walked away empty handed. Horizon: Zero Dawn - An open-world action/adventure with robot dinosaurs. Hollow Knight - A cute, … Continue reading A Review of the Game Awards 2017
The Legend of Zelda is my favourite franchise of all time so you can understand why I felt so much anticipation in the build-up to Breath of the Wild. Back in 1986, the first game in the franchise hit the Nintendo Entertainment System and blew gamers away with its non-handholding adventure through the land of … Continue reading Returning to Greatness: A Review of Breath of the Wild
"Assassin’s Creed: Origins isn’t quite the best of the franchise. Instalments such as Assassin’s Creed II and Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag serve as examples of the best the series has to offer but Origins is certainly up there, blending RPG elements and new gameplay mechanics, reinventing the series when it was at risk of … Continue reading A shake-up in all areas for Assassin’s Creed Origins
In 2016, the games industry treated us to classics such as Overwatch, a reboot to the Doom franchise and a nostalgic indie action/adventure named Hyper Light Drifter. Inspired by the Final Fantasy and Zelda franchises from the NES/SNES, Hyper Light Drifter is the breakout game by small independent company Heart Machine available on PC, Mac, … Continue reading Dancing with Swords: A Review of Hyper Light Drifter
On the 3rd of November, the latest expansion pack for The Sims 4 arrived! I was very excited to get my hands on the game and start playing but I found that I quickly became bored. The latest expansion sees your sims living in apartments in the new Town of San Myshuno. The new apartments … Continue reading Kelly reviews The Sims 4 City Living expansion
The Simmer’s Meetup returned on the 1st October for it’s third annual event. The Simmers Meetup is an annual event for players of the popular game, The Sims, to meet and interact with other players from around the UK and in some cases from around the world. This year the event was held in Eventcity … Continue reading Kelly talks about The Simmers Meet-up
As a bit of a Resi nut, I'd like to clear something up before I get going with this article. The last few Resident Evil games have SUCKED! 5 in particular was, in my opinion, absolutely shocking, and is a perfect example of what can happen when a developer tries to turn a hugely popular, but not … Continue reading Resident Evil: Revelation or Resignation?