There was once a time when I would go to a video rental store and pick up a game from the shelf based solely on the cover. It was a… Read more I Miss Playing Games Blind →
[Warning: Complete Spoilers Ahead] I never played Red Dead Redemption and I’ve never had the attachment to John Marston that other people have had. And while I wasn’t completely… Read more The Epilogue of Red Dead 2 is Too Hard →
[Caution: Potentially Minor Spoilers] The realism in Red Dead Redemption 2 is staggering. Everything about its world is meticulously crafted. It breathes life unlike any other game before it.… Read more Parts of Red Dead Redemption 2 Left Me Frustrated →
Brace yourselves, because I’m about to talk about a genre of game I haven’t even played. I’m also going to be pretty critical of said genre, and offer ways I… Read more Battle Royale Games Aren’t Living Up to Their Potential →
I’m playing my favourite game of all time.
I’m constantly aware of the effect nostalgia has on our perception of a game. We remember the games of our childhoods through a rose tinted lens and sometimes it skews… Read more I Recently Replayed GTA: San Andreas and I Don’t Think it Holds Up →
I think back to a game that didn’t live up to its hype.
XCOM makes me tear my hair out, in a good way.