After initially meeting Tim from GeekOut South-West through blogging, we first met in person in March 2014 when I was attending the Rezzed expo and he was at Kitacon. Both … Continue Reading Kitacon 2017: out of my depth?
At the time of writing this, I’ve spent seven hours playing Elite Dangerous. I haven’t really achieved anything in that time. I’ve done the training, watched some videos, taken to … Continue Reading <em>Elite Dangerous</em>: a new frontier
Back in September 2015, an increase in horror games led me to write an article about the best and worst of the genre. Interactivity and adrenaline rushes make for amazing … Continue Reading Surviving the survival genre
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