As is tradition, a new year means a new list of games I can’t wait to get my hands on over the next twelve months. Historically this hasn’t been too … Continue Reading 2017: five to look forward to
As mentioned in my last post, much of last year was dedicated to house-buying and town-moving which unfortunately left little time for gaming. I did however manage to fit in … Continue Reading Long live the adventure game
One of my favourite parts of SSX Tricky was when, once the game was completed, the player was allowed to snowboard unobstructed across (what I remember as) perfect snow. Here … Continue Reading <em>Steep</em>: almost at the summit
Last year was a busy one for me and with most of it spent focused on buying a new house and moving to a different town, it meant even less … Continue Reading New Year’s resolution: play more games
Why do we play video games? For some it’s the challenge, facing difficult situations and having to think several steps ahead in order to beat an opponent. For others it’s … Continue Reading What’s your Gamer Motivation Profile?
After taking a few months off Overwatch, I’ve returned to find it an interesting game to have been a part of since release. In the first weeks matches felt very … Continue Reading Healwatch
Christmas movies are such a big part of the overall holiday experience. Whether it’s watching Elf on the evening before while waiting for Santa to arrive, hitting the sofa on … Continue Reading Where have all the Christmas-themed games gone?
Originally published on 1001Up: With Nintendo officially due to enter the world of smartphone-gaming in the next couple of weeks with Super Mario Run, I’ve been recently been musing over … Continue Reading Nintendo Go!
Originally published on 1001Up: Strange to think I’ve been a PlayStation gamer for 20 years now. That’s two decades of my life having owned a Sony console. It’s not been … Continue Reading Memories of a PlayStation