Geekly Review #231

It’s a new week, that means it’s time to check in on what we’ve been playing. Destiny 2 If you still follow Destiny news at all you will have probably heard that the new expansion and season 3 update is due to drop on 8th May, just over a week away. The latest expansion takes…

Bananagrams Review

What do you get if you cross scrabble with a crossword and chuck it in a Banana? Bananagrams obviously… Bananagrams is a fast paced word game for 1-8 players where you will be trying to create a grid (crossword) of words faster than anyone else. It’s incredibly simple to play and super quick to set…

Geekly Review #230

As another week ticks by it looks like we might actually be getting a little closer to summer – the sun actually came out for a bit and it was hot! But the important question is, what have we been playing!? Darkest Dungeon Darkest Dungeon has been out for over two years now and I’ve…

EGX Rezzed Spotlight: Far: Lone Sails

There’s something quite serene about chugging along a dried out sea bed littered with the remains of a decaying civilisation in your huge hulking metal vehicle that you call home. Far: Lone Sails is an atmospheric vehicle adventure game where your main goal is to keep your vehicle moving and maintained. Along the way you’ll…

EGX Rezzed Spotlight: Disco Elysium

As I got ready to play Disco Elysium (formerly No Truce with the Furies) I was chatting with ZA/UM Studio’s community manager and she described it to me as True Detective meets Baldur’s Gate – a pretty good combination if you ask me. I’d already marked the game as one I really wanted to try out…

Geekly Review #229

This week’s round up will be focused on EGX Rezzed, because that’s where we’ve been all weekend! Playing some of the best looking indie games around, meeting the developers and just hanging out. We travelled down early Friday morning and got to the event at about 11am and we left Sunday afternoon, so we had…

Geekly Review #228

It’s a new week, which means it’s time to check in and see what we’ve been up to. No Man’s Sky There’s no getting around it, I was disappointed by No Man’s Sky when it first came out, but that doesn’t mean things can’t change or get better. Since it’s release I’ve dabbled in NMS a…

Legendary: Buffy The Vampire Slayer Review

Do ‘kids these days’ even know who Buffy is? The original series finished in about 2003, which is somehow 15 years ago…. Where does the time go?  I digress… Upper Deck, the creative minds behind the ‘Legendary’ deck building games clearly feel that people will either be filled with nostalgia at the thought of more…

When I Dream Review

The night has fallen and your mind is floating in the magical world of dreams. But the Dream Spirits want to have some fun tonight! They are giving their best and the dreams become strange and surreal. Become the dreamer, put on your sleeping mask and try to figure out your dream and which spirits…

Azul Review

Introduced by the Moors, azulejos (originally white and blue ceramic tiles) were fully embraced by the Portuguese, when their king Manuel I, on a visit to the Alhambra palace in Southern Spain, was mesmerized by the stunning beauty of the Moorish tiles. The king awestruck by the interior beauty of Alhambra, immediately ordered that his…