Expectation is a powerful word, and it can make or break you. The jury is still out on Cyberpunk, and it may be some time before we uncover it all. It’s certainly grabbed the world’s attention. Unfortunately, what was supposed to be a delight towards the end of a brutal 2020 became something like a […]Read more "My Impressions of Cyberpunk 2077"
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?"
Early Access saw a difficult road, but now we’re about to get into the really cool stuff – the Honorable Mentions. These are all games that, while didn’t quite get into my Top 10 this year, are all great in their own way and well worth the look. Unlike 2019 in which some of my […]Read more "Games of 2020: The Honorable Mentions"
So, everyone knows how much I love Enderal, one of the best RPGS and stories in recent times. And it has a novel out too! It’s been ages since I have written a book review: the last one was Girl of the Stars by Mark Lawrence. I’m back again with a really special book. I […]Read more "Book Review: Dreams of the Dying by Nicolas Lietazu"
Returning with my Authors in Isolation with a new interview! December is going to bring my annual GOTY blog series, but we’ve got a few weeks until then. Today I bring you an interview with Conservation biologist, educator and comic author Alan Hesse. First of all, tell me about yourself! What do you write? I […]Read more "Authors in Isolation: Alan J. Hesse"
Back with a new segment in my Authors in Isolation series. I’m with one of my favourite authors, Charles Phipps, who was kind enough to come into my Thousand Scar den. He even accepted a drink from Horse. Braver man than me, Charles. 1. First of all, tell me about yourself! What do you write? […]Read more "Authors in Isolation: C.T. Phipps"