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I Heart… Overlord

I Heart… Overlord

The dark influence of Dungeon Keeper is spread throughout gaming, and it’s that which originally attracted me to Overlord back on the Xbox 360. With Dungeon Keeper being one of my all-time favourite games, anything that called it to mind, even indirectly, tended to catch…

I Heart… Quiplash

I Heart… Quiplash

What do you get when you lock eight people in a room with their phones and a game that thinks it’s funny? A whole lot of very innapropriate jokes, a lot of laughter and a large chunk of groans. Oh, and Quiplash. It’s not…

Bored Gaming

Bored Gaming

Videogames are great, right? Fancy graphics with more pixels per gnat’s bollock than you can shake a stick at. Let’s not even get on to the wonders of the cloud and the myriad of online-multiplayer options. I can play games with my friends and not…

Coming Full Circle

Coming Full Circle

With the announcement and reveal of Battlefield 1, came an interesting chapter in the history of the video games industry and first-person shooters. The first World War has not, generally speaking, been a part of history that has been covered by many forms of entertainment…

U Wot Mate?

U Wot Mate?

As this is the internets, practically all of you reading this won’t know (or care) that I am partially deaf in one of my ears. <Insert “pardon” joke here> I have, in the past, worn one of those little inner-ear hearing aids to help me…