The Banner Saga – Review

The Banner Saga – Review

The sun is fixed in the sky and, for what you think might have been days, the world has sat in perpetual twilight. It’s snowing; it’s always snowing, and you lead a caravan of two hundred refugees away from an unstoppable army of armoured giants.…

Player’s Block

Player’s Block

Patient Brief
My name is Christopher Hartnup. At the time of writing, I am an average twenty-seven year old male who cannot seem to play computer games. This is not a reflection of my skill level – I am actually quite good but, instead, this…

My Gap Year: Borderlands and Fallout

My Gap Year: Borderlands and Fallout

For more than five years, my life as a gamer has consisted of me playing a combination of Fallout 3, Fallout New Vegas, Borderlands, and Borderlands 2.  In terms of hours, Borderlands is likely at the top of that chart with…

The Hidden Controversies of 2013

The Hidden Controversies of 2013

2013 was a year of change. A year that saw Miley Cyrus cement herself in our minds as more than just a child star by grinding up against a foam finger and having people discuss it non stop for months on end. A year where…