This article was originally published February 2019. Leamington Spa is one of those towns that I’d always known as something of a development hotbed, but I didn’t know much else about it. Located a little south east of Birmingham, it has a population of around 50,000 and only […]
Everybody on this episode thinks Hades is very, very good. Please believe us. Games we played this week include: Hades (3:51) News things talked about in this episode: Microsoft’s big buyout of Bethesda (30:35) Michel Ancel leaves Ubisoft ahead of allegations (35:37) CDPR crunches again on Cyberpunk 2077 […]
This article was originally published January 2018. The following article contains spoilers for Genital Jousting’s story mode. Most people know Genital Jousting as a slightly silly multiplayer party game which has been doing the rounds at gaming conventions and on Steam Early Access over the past few years. […]
This Article Was Originally Published February 2019. I’ve never been particularly good at shooters, whether first- or third-person. But I am persistent, and this is why I love the battle royale concept: a huge number of players dropped into the same game at once, with only one victor? […]
This Article Was Originally Published in May 2019. Over the course of the past six months, I’ve played around 400 hours of a single Pokémon game, working towards a special goal. No, I’ve not been playing Ultra Sun & Moon trying to build a competitive team for the […]
This article was originally published October 2018. I love music rhythm games, but Wandersong has a bit of a learning curve. It’s an imprecise, unstructured game about music and, while it has some rhythm cues as part of its structure, it’s much more about music as a connecting […]
If you’ve ever been interested in building a competitive level Pokémon team, and decided to go online and research what sort of work would be involved, your first experience was likely a little bit daunting. While the Pokémon video games have always been pretty accessible at an entry […]
Halflings seek revenge in the ruins of the mall. Gentleman Bramwell rampages through a movie theater. Khorton shatters the food court. Lola Beans calls on Mortimer. Vindrass kicks the back door of a game store.
In this episode: Mario 3D All-Stars Super Mario Bros 2 The Weather Aggretsuko and more.
https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/dyzbmw/avengers-shows-how-subtitles-are-more-complicated-than-just-text This week, I spoke to Vice’s Waypoint about Marvel’s Avengers, and their implementation of non verbal subtitles.