Picture this: 2002. This is when mascot 3D platformers still rule the roost and everywhere you look are anthropomorphic mascot video game characters as far as the eye can see. It’s also when Girls Aloud burst onto the music scene, gracing the UK music charts with their presence. This caused the likes of Ratchet & […]Read more "Ty The Tasmanian Tiger – So Close And Yet So Far"
Full disclosure: I’m one of the backers of The Tomb Raider Suite Kickstarter campaign. Dante Basco and Jonah Feingold, Keiji Inafune, Playtonic Games, Butch Hartman, Ys Net and now Nathan McCree, what do they all have in common? They are all so-called star-studded famous people and companies launching Kickstarter campaigns to fund their projects and […]Read more "The Tomb Raider Suite: Mismanaged or a Legitimate Scam?"
In spite of the review’s negative title, I had an overall positive experience with Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, despite it’s a mixed bag. It’s marred with game-breaking glitches, a broken online system, locking online racing, the Grand Prix and its challenges behind PlayStation Plus, Beenox/Activision not being upfront with the Pit Stop may become a […]Read more "Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled – Not The Definitive Way To Play (Unedited Version)"
Stop the presses! Read all about it! Hello space cadets! Calling all Ratchet & Clank fans (or “Ratchet & Clankers” as the community is unofficially known as)! According to Insert Coin Clothing’s previous tweets (and official blog posts), it’s been hinting at Ratchet & Clank making a comeback to the store for the first time […]Read more "Ratchet & Clank Insert Coin Clothing Apparel"
Ever since I got accepted as one of the writers for A Hat In Time zine, “Picture Perfect” I struggled weeks upon weeks, trying to come up with ideas for the backstory for The Empress, who serves as the main antagonist of the Nyakuza Metro level. Her physical appearance and her personality traits will be […]Read more "A Hat In Time: Nyakuza Metro – Behind The Scenes Backstory behind “Backstory behind The Empress”"
(Review copy of the UK/European version of Skylar & Plux: Adventure On Clover Island for PlayStation 4 courtesy of Right Nice Games and Grip Digital) Prior to Ratchet & Clank-esque 2D indie platformer/Metroidvania/platform-shooter, Iconoclasts, is Skylar & Plux: Adventure On Clover Island, a 3D indie platformer inspired by Ratchet & Clank and Jak and Daxter […]Read more "Skylar & Plux: Adventure On Clover Island – 3D Platformer Front-runner?"
Since MCM Comic Con Manchester 2019 is nearly upon us cosplayers, freelance and professional journalists, YouTubers, the normal public etc, let’s look back at what felt like the best MCM Comic Con Manchester convention thus far (regardless of the fact, none of my favourite voice actors and voice actresses attended the convention) before I address […]Read more "MCM Comic Con Manchester 2018 Review – Best of the Rest?"