And so another week trots on by as the year disappears, and boy is it disappearing. Strictly is on the telly, the leaves are changing colour, and oh what’s that? You’re saying that the shops have got Christmas bits in already? Yes of course they have. OF COURSE THEY HAVE. Every year I try not… Continue reading Sunday Morning Stuff 15/09
I never played the original Prey (2006) but I understand that Arkane Studios' 2017 reboot of the property retains very little from the premise of that first game, other than that you are the “prey” of the title. In this case the hunters are the Typhon, a mysterious race with the ability to hide in… Continue reading Prey
I already knew Hollow Knight was good, because I’ve already played it. In fact, I’d already rolled credits on it last year after a joyful playthrough on Nintendo Switch. But I did leave a lot on the table – many corners left unexplored, only one ending seen, terrifying bosses awaiting. Now that it has arrived… Continue reading Hollow Knight
I Can’t Stop Playing Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
I have played the original Halo I don’t know how many times, and Halo 3 probably even more than that. I’m not a huge shooter guy, but the fuzzy nostalgic memories of struggling through the opening levels of Combat Evolved over and over and over again (I was definitely too young to play it when… Continue reading Hello, Halo.
And so the sun sets on this trilogy of adventures with our boy Brando. He hasn’t found his son. He hasn’t entered the Institute. But he has set up an interconnected network of post-apocalyptic settlements of which he is the de facto Emperor, and that was all he ever wanted. The settlement system in Fallout… Continue reading Commonwealth Concluded