Geekly Review #211

As we’re into the festive season now, we’re preparing for the occasion. Shopping, wrapping presents, decorating the house, but still have time for some Geeky activities. Here’s what we’ve been up to this week. That’s You! So one of the free games with PSN last month was an offering from Sony trying to push their…

Geekly Review #210

As I’m sure you’re aware sales have been everywhere the last few days, whether it’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday or Steams Autumn sale, you can’t escape them! I’ve been keeping my eyes open for any bargains and have managed to grab a few decent deals. Battlefield 1 Battlefield 1 has been a game that I’ve…

Geekly Review #209

This week there’s been a lot of TV, and a lot of Call of Duty. The Punisher Friday 17th November was the day I took a day off Call of Duty and spent the evening watching Neflix & Marvel’s latest series The Punisher. I had a lot of hype for this show based on the…

Geekly Review #208

It’s been a good week of gaming, let’s catch up on what we’ve been playing. Darwin Project You may remember seeing the Darwin Project pop up during Microsoft’s E3 2017 show. Since then it has been all quiet but over the weekend they held a closed Alpha and I was lucky enough to get in…

Immersion and Odd Mechanics

Can I just preface this by saying that this is not a serious post and I get that these mechanics are here for gameplay purposes, but it doesn’t make them any less odd or annoying when you actually sit and think about them. I was watching a video of the opening of the new Call…

Geekly Review #207

Another week down, another review of our Geekly activities throughout the week. Call of Duty: WW2 This week saw the release of no doubt, one of the biggest game releases of 2017 with Call of Duty WW2. I’d skipped out on last years COD title, but the revert back to WW2 had me interested in this years…

The Kickstarter Experience

2017 has been the year for my first foray in to Kickstarter campaigns, starting with the backing of Gloomhaven’s 2nd edition. Gloomhaven first appeared on my radar once the 1st edition was hitting reviewers and it quickly rose up through the rankings on Board Game Geek, where it now sits at number 3, and is probably…