Final Fantasy XV: My First Proper Platinum Trophy

Controversial opinion time: I really don't care about trophies, achievements, gamerpoints or any other 'reward'  system offered by gaming services. That's not to say I don’t see their value, nor does it mean I have any issue with 'Achievement Hunters'. Each to their own. However, there are rare occasions where a trophy list will grab … Continue reading Final Fantasy XV: My First Proper Platinum Trophy

The Top 3 Legend Of Zelda-likes for the Switch-less

Unless you've been living in lead-lined shelter, you'll have heard about the Nintendo Switch. You'll have heard about it being sold out pretty much everywhere. Now, you'll even have heard that Nintendo are overjoyed with the Switch's sales. It's been such a success that some outlets are reporting the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has somehow … Continue reading The Top 3 Legend Of Zelda-likes for the Switch-less

Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King – Blooming Marvellous?

Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King describes itself as a mixture of Legend Of Zelda and The Princess Bride. In fairness to the game, this is probably the most accurate short blurb ever written. Blossom Tales carefully, cleverly, manages to balance being an homage and it's own self. Indeed, these game could easily stand on it's own for the most part. Blossom Tales first … Continue reading Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King – Blooming Marvellous?

Role-Playing, Choices, and Torment: Tides of Numenera

Role-playing games are a main staple of gaming nowadays. However, as they have become more mainstream, they have had to become further and further removed from their source origin and, ultimately, the core reasons role-playing is still going strong today. The Role-Playing Source Although it has become a go-to synonym for nerdiness in pop culture, … Continue reading Role-Playing, Choices, and Torment: Tides of Numenera