Category: Video Games

Surviving Mars

My first experience with city building games was back in the late 80’s on the mighty Amiga 1000. Will Wright created Sim City, and it was a blast to play. Simple, basic, but amazingly...

God Of War

Kratos is back and bigger than ever before in the eighth outing of the God of War series. The game’s already been universally lauded, with many stating its narrative and gameplay are second to...

Far Cry 5

It’s a risky venture to take an open world game franchise that has always kept itself distant from reality by being set in exotic locations, and bring it home (so to speak) to the...

Sea Of Thieves

In Sea Of Thieves, you get to live the fantasy life of a Pirate from way back in the day when Pirating meant hunting for buried treasure and getting drunk. Talking of drunk, the...

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life

I have to admit to not quite knowing what I was getting myself into when I said yes to the offer of a review copy of Yakuza 6: The Song of Life, because I’ve...

Shadow of the Colossus

Cited as one of the most important games to be released on the PlayStation, the revamped and re-visualised version of the 2002 PS2 classic will appeal if you’re in a mood for nostalgia –...

Monster Hunter World

Monster Hunter is a long running cross-genre role playing game (RPG) developed by Capcom. The Monster Hunter series started on the PS2 in 2004 but its most recent success has been in Asia on...

Need for Speed Payback

The Need for Speed series is one that’s clearly always aimed for stupidity over anything else. Essentially about the wipeouts and the totalling of your opposition on the road, this is the 23rd entrant...

The SIMS 4

Somehow I’ve managed to largely miss out on all “Sim” games since SimAnt on the Amiga in the early 90s. I’ve happily played a variety of simulation games just not a “Sim”. So I...

Star Wars Battlefront II

So the first Star Wars Battlefront game was a bit of a let down, especially with it not having a single player campaign. EA have sought to fix that by putting you in the...