Get out of my head

Sounds they control our lives. From convincing us which cars to buy, the orchestral score will rise higher as the car in the advert flows up and above all the rest taking you and it to new heights, just as long as you buy it. To the way a sound or soundtrack can add an … Continue reading Get out of my head

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Aren’t games great?

Trick question. Of course they are. in fact they are fantastic. They lets us to pretend to be people we could never be, from pilots, to Wrestlers, footballers to assassins (well I hope no body has ever wanted to be an assassin). Games let us live fantasy lives, experience things we will never see in … Continue reading Aren’t games great?

The Joy of Ten

Buying something new is lovely isn't it? Tearing that shrink wrap of your new game, sometimes asking your teeth for help as it's just tightly wrapped is a joy. The involuntary smile as your prize is finally free from its constraints and ready to  please you with all its new game wonderfulness. Its a lovely … Continue reading The Joy of Ten

Oxenfree

As part of my Halloween for babies experiment, where I have tried to play through three of the least scary games in my backlog which are: Inside, Dead Rising 3 and Oxenfree. All three have a horror theme but, are not too long nor too scary for me to play through, without running away hiding … Continue reading Oxenfree

Calling all Streamers

I should be watching the football. I'm a Liverpool fan, they are currently 4 nil up. Even Taking their chances, something they never do. But what am I doing instead? Watching game streams. It's my new obsession. Whether it be on Twitch, YouTube or even the new boy on the market the Microsoft owned Mixer, … Continue reading Calling all Streamers

Mario Odyssey and The Mystical 10

Dear reader/internet bot. The first review for Super Mario Odyssey is in and...it's a 10!.And a ten  from Edge Magazine of all people. For those of you that don't know who or what Edge Magazine are let me enlighten you. Edge are a UK based Multi-platform gaming magazine owned by Future Publishing  who are also … Continue reading Mario Odyssey and The Mystical 10

To The End! Or Not

Hello! You catch me taking what is now becoming, a long break from the Witcher 3 the brilliant RPG from Polish developer CD Projekt RED.  I have really enjoyed my time with it, finished up the main quest. Finished a few of the many side-quests and done a few other bits and pieces and generally … Continue reading To The End! Or Not

Thumper: A Confession

I should have listened, I should have stopped. Its not as if I wasn't warned. You told me not to do it. You told me it was hard. I didn't listen. Caught up in a gamer's ego, a storm of my own making. My fingers were fast enough I told myself, my reactions just quick … Continue reading Thumper: A Confession

Wolfenstein

Get ready gaming girls and guys, silly season is nearly here, yep it's coming up to that time of year when all the ''big'' games releases will fall from the sky as if they were gifts from above, if only games from the Sky was a real thing, we might have seen Cuphead by now. … Continue reading Wolfenstein

Well, This is Slightly Embarrassing

Great Games Never Played. Here we sit at Games and Stuff towers idly leafing through the ideas pad wondering just what the devil to write about today when I stumble across an idea we had for a piece a few months ago. At a time when this little blog was merely a thing that would be. … Continue reading Well, This is Slightly Embarrassing