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Egx London

Press passes are ready and I am itching to go, however while a press pass will allow me to enter the event for free the hotels of London are not too cheap for a broke student such as myself, especially considering the amount of money I will likely be spending over October and November with […]

My E3 2014 Ups and Downs.

E3 this year showed off many new games, both sequels and new IPs. but I still cant help feeling slightly disappointed. Fallout 3 is without a doubt my favorite game of the previous generation… perhaps even ever released, and while there was no indication of an announcement at E3 I was still hoping for the […]

My Friend Made A Game And You Can TRY IT

A Friend of mine currently studying Video-Game Enterprise at the same university has me has now released a beta of one of his projects. it is very very early build and is just playable. the game is called Boden, the idea of it is to create sustainable life on a planet you control while balancing […]

Hotline Miami 2 EGX Demo

As the title suggests while at EGX Rezzed this year I got to play a short demo of Hotline Miami 2, as a fan of the first game I had high hopes and the game did not disappoint. while the game hasnt changed much since the first one it gives more of a “if its […]

Dying Light At EGX Rezzed

Dying light is a game that I have been looking forward to playing for a long long time, and only a few days ago I watched a the games designer¬†Maciej Binkowski talk about the game in a live developer session, he spoke a lot about the free running and how almost everything in the world […]

Alien Isolation Release Date

Earlier today at EGX Rezzed during the developer session for Alien Isolation, ¬†Alistar Hope the games creative lead announced that Alien Isolation will be released on the 7th of October this year on Xbox One, Xbox 360, Ps4, Ps3 and PC. This is exciting news following the demo I played on the show floor. you […]

Top Game Devs Discuss Horror

Today I had the privilege of witnessing Dean Hall (Day Z/Bohemia), Alistair Hope (Alien Isolation/Creative Assembly), Will Porter (Project Zombiod/The Indie Stone) and Maciej Binkowski (Dying light/Techland) discuss the topic of fear and horror in video-games. When discussing why people would subject themselves to fear Binkowski explained that actively taking part in simulated fear is […]

Alien Isolation Pre-Alpha Demo Impressions.

my first stop at EGX Rezzed was the Alien Isolation booth, sat in a dark room I braved though the short demo. here are some first impressions. (photography was not permitted inside the booth) the game is not like any other recent Alien game, both Aliens vs. Predator and Colonial Marines had a strong focus […]

Game of the year 2014

who could have known we would see 2014 game of the year this early.

My Dota Addiction.

Aside from the reasons I have stated in my last post, one of the other main factors in the lack of content is my new found addiction, Dota 2 (Defence of the Ancients 2). Although I am far from good at the game, indeed, some may say I am NOT good, but those people would […]