My life as a gamer dad

My life as a gamer dad

May 16, 2015

Having become a father just shy of four years ago, the time I get to play games has been somewhat reduced today, compared to my responsibility-free younger years. However, I still save a few hours throughout the week for my favourite hobby, and have just recently introduced my son to the delights of Nintendo’s catalogue of games on the Wii U. Seeing his...

Bamco release trailers & dates for Godzilla, Tales of Zestiria, more

Bamco release trailers & dates for Godzilla, Tales of Zestiria, more

Apr 16, 2015

Remember kids, it’s Bandai Namco now – not Namco Bandai, as the world had gotten used to calling the company. Anyhoo, Bamco have today released a whole bag of trailers and dates for some of its 2015 roster, such as the new Godzilla game: Lookee: Godzilla, Mecha Godzilla, Mothra, the other one… Fan favourites present and correct, with the promise...

Tales from the Borderlands – Episode 2: review

Tales from the Borderlands – Episode 2: review

Apr 10, 2015

Format: PC (version reviewed), OS X, iOS, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Telltale Games Developer: Telltale Games Players: 1 Site: https://www.telltalegames.com/talesfromtheborderlands/ Game code provided by the publisher It’s been nearly four long and gruelling months since the release of Tales from the Borderlands episode...

Life Is Strange episode 2: review

Life Is Strange episode 2: review

Mar 27, 2015

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PS3, 360, PC Unleashed: Out now Publisher: Square Enix Developer: Dontnod Entertainment Players: 1 Site: http://lifeisstrange.com/agegate.php Game purchased by reviewer It’s perhaps worth saying here that although we’re reviewing the episodes individually, only the first episode (which we absolutely...

Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty : Review

Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty : Review

Mar 10, 2015

Format: PC (version reviewed), Xbox One, PS4, PS3, Vita, Wii U Unleashed: Out now on PC and PS4, March 2015 for PS3 and XBox One and TBA for PS Vita and Wii U Publisher: Oddworld Inhabitants, Inc Developer: Just Add Water (Developments), Ltd Players: 1, with hotseat Co-op Site: http://www.oddworld.com/oddworldgames/new-n-tasty/ Game code provided by...

Rock Band 4 Summer 2015

Rock Band 4 Summer 2015

Mar 6, 2015

Rock Band – one of the greatest games franchises of all time – is set to release on “current gen” consoles this summer, which includes both the XBox One and PS4 but not Wii U. It’s not an entirely unforeseen move, as surveys over past months seemed to probe people for what was important to them in a new version. The important points to...