How Playstation’s E3 2018 is missing the mark for this Fan

E3 is a magical time of year for any gamer and for the gaming community. Leaks, reveals, announcements, release dates, disappointment at the lack of Bloodborne 2… it truly is an emotional rollercoaster that we’re all desperate to embark on. On May 11th Chairman of Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide, Shaun Lawden, took to the Playstation […]

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How Playstation Invented and Perfected the ‘Dad Simulator’

Back in the PS3’s console generation Sony was lagging behind Microsoft. After a horror story of a start, the PS3 finally started to gather traction and really cement itself as an excellent console with a library of equally excellent exclusives. These exclusives were incredibly varied, from massive online multiplayer shooters like MAG to narrative driven […]

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How Sea of Thieves is Xbox One’s The Last of Us

In June 2013 Naughty Dog released one of the greatest games of all time. The Last of Us absolutely captured critic’s hearts and elevated a developer famous for platformers like Crash Bandicoot and Jak and Daxter, as well as action games like Uncharted, to legendary status. With a lofty 95/100 on review aggregate website Metacritic, […]

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Why movies based on games are still not working

Super Mario, Max Payne, Street Fighter, Far Cry, (thanks, Uwe Boll). It’s an old chestnut, game movies don’t work, but they should. They are more cinematic these days, like interactive movies. There’s a whole section of movie goers who won’t witness Ezio jumping from the Pantheon onto an unsuspecting guard. They’ll never experience Nathan Drake […]

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