This might be a long read. Best to grab some snacks and coffee before reading this! Welcome to the first of my annual video game Who’s Who for 2020! To read up on it, check out my intro here: Early Access has seen a slew of really cool stuff this year. I know there’s a […]Read more "Games of 2020: Best of Early Access"
I was meant to have this out by the beginning of May, but life got in the way. Apologies! I’ve been so far behind game articles lately. It’s a shame, because I’ve been playing so many! So I figured it’s as good a time as any. I’ve got a good list of games to discuss, […]Read more "Games in Isolation: Ongoing Thoughts and Shenanigans"
It’s been strange, scary and difficult times for us all. Sending love and internet hugs to all who need them: we will get through this. I’ve been keeping myself busy with editing, expanding my author interviews and of course, gaming. With a lot of people needing to stay in and self isolating, many are turning […]Read more "Staying in: Game Recommendations You may have Missed."
So we come to the final five. This took me an agonizingly long time to work out. If anything, I think it was harder than last year, which was no slouch in itself. But, I finally came to my choices, and I’m pretty happy with how they turned out. All five of these games are […]Read more "Games of 2019: 5, 4, 3, 2, 1…"
Since I like keeping some suspense before revealing my Top 5 of the year, I thought I’d talk a bit about some other games I’ve played in 2019. Nothing huge or too in detail, just little thoughts here and there. And because I like teasing. Let’s give this a go. Heaven’s Vault A game […]Read more "Games of 2019: Interlude"
This has been an interesting year for gaming, and I’ve managed to play quite a lot this year as well! This should be a fun series for the end of 2019 that gives a bit of insight into what I’ve been doing when I should be writing my books. This is about video gaming, and […]Read more "Games of 2019: 10-6"
2019 has brought in all sorts. This has been an interesting year for gaming, and I’ve managed to play quite a lot this year as well! This should be a fun series for the end of 2019 that gives a bit of insight into what I’ve been doing when I should be writing my books. […]Read more "Games of 2019 – Honorable Mentions"
I’m back with a new game dev interview! Today, I bring you a great chat I had with Chip Flory, the design lead of the cool game Fictorum. What is Fictorum? Going off the listing on Steam, Fictorum is an action RPG featuring destructible environments, a procedural node-based world map, and dynamic magic shaping. Now, […]Read more "Game Dev Interview: Fictorum"
I have a strange relationship with this game. At times I get engrossed in its world for hours. Some times I just laugh at how obtuse some of the game mechanics are. And sometimes I get very frustrated with it. This legit happened. What kind of fucking light effects are these? As you’ve noticed, I’ve […]Read more "ELEX – Just like Marmite"
I return! The last interview for August, but I will continue to post up the interviews as I receive them. I still have a fair few left to post, but I will always be available to you guys. If you’d like one or would like a book review, don’t hesitate to get in touch with […]Read more "SPFBO Entry Interview: Brian D. Anderson “The Vale”"