Geekly Review #290

This week has been a pretty big week for us in terms of change, and we’ll get in to that a bit later and what the future holds for us. But first let’s check out what we’ve been up to! A Plague Tale: Innocence I finally got around to finishing A Plague Tale this weekend…

Geekly Review #288

The Steam Summer Sale has hit, but have we hit it? Well… no not really. Outward The only game I’ve picked up from the summer sale so far has been Outward and that’s because I’ve had my eye on it for a little while, but didn’t want to drop £35 on an early access game.…

Defining Your Favourite Ever Game

We, as lovers of video games have all been asked the question before. “What’s your favourite video game of all time?”. A lot of the time I think mine is either Mass Effect (the series as a whole) or Star Wars: Knights of the old Republic and that’s probably what I would say to you…

Geekly Review #287

Another week down and it looks like summer might finally be here, time to close the curtains when you’re playing games! Let’s check in on what we’ve been up to. F1 2019 It’s been a few years since I last played a F1 game, but being a fan of the sport and regularly watching it…

Geekly Review #286

Well, that was a busy two weeks for us with #LoveIndies and E3 hitting at the same time! I hope you enjoyed the extra content, but now back to normality. What we’ve been up to Destiny 2 It was always going to happen, I was always going to back to playing Destiny 2, even though…

Geekly Review #284

This week has a very heavy theme of shooters for some reason… Insurgency: Sandstorm Insurgency: Sandstorm was one of my favourite games of last year and is still pretty high up the list for current favourite games that I’m keeping on a bit of a cycle. The intense and brutal FPS has some really tense…

Community roundup #3

It’s time to share some more love from the gaming world in another roundup of community content! Video Game Culture: Crash Course https://backlogcrusader.blog/2019/05/22/the-changing-landscape-of-video-game-culture/ Backlog Crusader explores the shift of video game culture in the mainstream media. “When am I not competitive? When I don’t think I can win” https://getfrank.co.uk/2019/05/23/when-am-i-not-competitive-when-i-dont-think-i-can-win/ E-Sports host and Twitch Streamer Frankie…

Geekly Review #282

So, somehow it’s pretty much a month till E3 2019, How has 2019 gone this quick? There was a few new announcements in the last week however. Here’s a wrap up of the last week from what we’ve been up to and what’s been going on in the gaming news. Shadow of the Colossus So,…

Geekly Review #281

Mordhau Mordhau is probably one of the goriest, most brutal games I’ve played and I love it. It’s like being in a battle scene straight out of Game of Thrones – minus the walkers and dragons. Mordhau has been kicking around in the back of my mind for a little while ever since I saw…

Geekly Review #280

Overwatch If you follow Overwatch at all you will have probably seen the announcement for the new Workshop game mode that released last week on the PTR. Essentially it allows players to code their own rules in to Overwatch matches and create crazy game modes to play. I’ve been getting to know some of the…