E3 2017 Predictions

The most exciting gaming event of the year is almost upon us. In just two weeks, the doors to the Los Angeles Convention Centre will open and the game industry’s biggest companies will unleash their plans for the next couple of years (or next decade, in Sony’s case). Ubisoft and Activision have already put some of their cards on the table, with […]

Yooka Laylee Puts Nostalgia Before Quality

The reviews for Playtonic’s Yooka Laylee have been unleashed, and they’re… well, not great. A few sites, such as IGN and Destructoid awarded the nostalgic platformer reasonable scores of seven and eight out of ten respectively, with Destructoid stating that the game is “rough around the edges, but the center is so full of heart that it’ll melt away the […]

Metal Gear Solid: Retrospective

Metal Gear Solid was the first game I ever completed. Released in the UK in February 1999, I was just nine years old and not yet interested nor committed enough to play most games through to the end. I dabbled with titles on the Mega Drive such as Sonic 1 & 2, before moving onto Crash […]