Collaborations are one of my favourite things about blogging. Over the past few years they’ve become massive, growing in both size and length – but there are also loads of … Continue Reading Video games: a blogger’s perspective
Calling all adventure fans: the moment you’ve all been waiting for is finally here! At the end of October, Quietschisto from RNG and I set out on an epic quest … Continue Reading The Point-and-Click Puzzle Pinnacle: the results
Christmas will be upon us once again in just a few short weeks. It’s not only a great time of year for wrapping up warm, staying indoors, grabbing a tin … Continue Reading Secret Blogging Santa: a community event
As announced last month, the awesome Quietschisto from RNG and I are on a quest to find out which point-and-click puzzle is the best that’s ever challenged players – and … Continue Reading The Point-and-Click Puzzle Pinnacle: my response
Last month, Nathan from Gaming Omnivore very kindly nominated Later Levels for a Sunshine Blogger Award. I loved the questions he posed to his nominees because they encouraged us to … Continue Reading Turn-based? Turn-off!
What are your fears? Even the bravest person has a weakness and is frightened of something. It could be a phobia of something expected, like heights, spiders or flying; or … Continue Reading Just say neigh: National Face Your Fears Day
Do you love wannabe pirates, sentient disembodied tentacles and anthropomorphic detective duos? Do you enjoy weekends spent combining random items, browsing through conversation trees and occasionally hunting for pixels? Then … Continue Reading Calling all point-and-click fans!
You get to adopt a pet from any fictional word you want; why did you pick it? This is one of the questions Carla from Pop Culture Literary posed to … Continue Reading <em>Blair Witch</em>: not biting the Bullet
How has 2019 been for you so far in terms of video games? I know there are many gamers who won’t agree but for me personally, it’s been quite disappointing. … Continue Reading Wishlist wonders: games I’m looking forward to
After Matt from Normal Happenings very kindly tagged Later Levels in a Daily Inkling recently, it felt time to write about my return to blogging. Until recently it was almost … Continue Reading The return to blogging
Friends, countrypeople and bloggers of all ages, welcome to the best unofficial by-bloggers-for-bloggers Blogger Blitz commentary show on the Internet! It’s that time of year again: when Adventure Rules brings … Continue Reading Big-Up the <em>Blitz</em>: episode 1
An article by Ian from Adventure Rules last month inspired me to write a post about the things I’ve learnt from being an ‘older’ gamer. I may not have the … Continue Reading Older and wiser gamers: part 2
Imagine it’s 2050 and you’re helping design a course for high-school students called Video Game Literary Classics. You’ve been asked to suggest culturally-significant video games for them to academically analyse … Continue Reading <em>Video Game Literary Classics 101</em>
The popularity of Fortnite has been transformative for Epic Games. But with huge success has come rivalry with Valve, gamers unhappy with exclusivity deals, rumours of stressful working conditions and … Continue Reading <em>An Epic Debate</em>: Kim’s argument
The popularity of Fortnite has been transformative for Epic Games. But with huge success has come rivalry with Valve, gamers unhappy with exclusivity deals, rumours of stressful working conditions and … Continue Reading <em>An Epic Debate</em>: Ben’s argument
Video: Uplifting instrumental music plays over shots of Mêlée Island. Its inhabitants can be seen going about their usual business: the shopkeeper selling a pirate a sword, Captain Smirk training … Continue Reading Blogovision 2019: <em>A Sea of Stars</em>