Well, this year has been odd, hasn’t it? I’m not going to go into all the cheerful things like worldwide pandemics and stuff, there’s enough of that online. I’ll just say that it’s been okay for my family and I, we’ve managed to get through so far without serious hardship, something we’re very lucky with. […]Read more "Surprise End of the Year Post"
We’re finally here after weeks of teasing and build up. Hey, at least it’s not eight years worth! Previous Articles for GOTY 2020 https://thousandscarsblog.wordpress.com/2020/11/27/games-of-2020-best-of-early-access/ https://thousandscarsblog.wordpress.com/2020/12/02/games-of-2020-the-honorable-mentions/ https://thousandscarsblog.wordpress.com/2020/12/08/games-of-2020-dropped-the-ball/ https://thousandscarsblog.wordpress.com/2020/12/16/games-of-2020-10-to-6/ Without further ado, my Top 5 favourite games of 2020! Desperados III I was fortunate enough to get the chance to play this awesome game six weeks before […]Read more "Games of 2020: 5-1"
Welcome to the article where I shove in my views on a bunch of games I haven’t covered yet. This is more of a talk where I get to ramble about a bunch of video games I’ve played that were released in 2020, and games I’ve either not included in the other categories, games I […]Read more "Games of 2020 – Intermission"
We are finally here with our top 10! It’s been a wild ride, 2020, and I can’t fucking wait for it to end. In the meantime, we’ll be going through my Top 10 favourite games that released in 2020. Let us begin with some reminders! Previous Years For fun, let’s look back on the other […]Read more "Games of 2020 – 10 to 6"
If you can dodge a car, you can dodge a ball… Dodgeball was a fucking weird movie. I was intending to release my Top 10 games article this week, at least the first half, but I wanted to get the more negative side of things away first. Hopefully this will still be a illuminating read. […]Read more "Games of 2020: Dropped the Ball?"
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"