As a fan of Fallout 3, naturally I bought Fallout 4. The hype for this game is off the charts and even people who have no interest, are hooked in by the simple and catchy ads. Unfortunately the game itself, like a lot of Bethesda games, lacks fun.
As a huge Halo fan, Halo 5 was the first game I preordered this year. The thought of the Master Chief continuing his story on this generation of consoles was almost too much to wait on. Now it’s here I have mixed feelings over the package on offer.
Unlike other games, I have been in no rush to do a piece on the latest Metal Gear Solid Game. In fact I have been playing it sparsely in an effort to make it last as long as possible. As such a review in the traditional sense is impossible. These are just a few thoughts on what works and what doesn’t in Kojima’s latest epic.
Despite recent efforts, Rare were once the definition of quality in games design. For a time during the N64 lifespan, they even surpassed Nintendo themselves for quality and creativity. The newly released Rare Replay gathers together 30 of their most famous games on one disc, despite a few glaring omissions, the collection is a reminder of how far the industry has come.
It has been a long time coming. Slowly the effects of age, time and other factors have killed team deathmatch and competitive gaming for me. But how did this happen? Am I just getting old? Let’s look back over the phases of multiplayer gaming.
I wake up, the sun is shining, despite the warnings of a tropical storm I take out my whitest suit. Lighting my first cigar of the morning, I walk to my balcony to address the masses. I am El Presidente and this is Tropico 5 on PS4.
Dying light is a game that takes inspiration from many sources although when you are stranded early in the game, at night, with no guns and facing a sprint across rooftops and under fences before you can feel safe, you struggle to see where developer Techland’s game is similar to others.