Double ‘ard innit! … More 5 Hard Video Game Levels
Yes, it’s as hard as the video game. Also more complicated. … More Dark Souls: The Board Game – The Dark Souls of board games
Is that title clickbait-y enough? … More A Difficult Conversation
Not so long ago, I talked about how looking at guides for games is absolutely fine. I even included Dara O’Briain’s remarks on video games being the only form of media that denies you access to more of it unless you prove you’re good enough. I mentioned how there really should be ways for anyone … More 5 Bosses That Gave Me a Serious Kicking – Bullied by big bosses.
It may have been established by now that I quite like Dark Souls. A lot. Also Bloodborne, which was like Dark Souls on Gothic meth. The intricate, connected worlds, the strategic combat, the challenge, the enemies, the bosses. Everything in those games comes together fantastically to create gaming experiences unlike others. You know when a series … More Nioh – Sadly not starring Keanu Reeves
Games aren’t as hard as they used to be. I’m old and allowed to say things like that now! That and that those damn kids should get off my lawn. But I do think that games being easier now is true in most cases. Back in the day, games were often hard to get you … More 5 Brutally Hard Gaming Challenges – Who would do this to themselves?
It has long been established that I like a good rhythm action game; a genre that hasn’t had many good releases recently. I think most people know that I also like horror games, especially those that delve in the madness tinged Lovecraftian styles of terror. I never once thought someone would consider making a horror … More Thumper – Because “Space beetle horror musical” is a genre now.
I’ve been playing games for a pretty long time. I remember playing a lot of games on our BBC micro, using the old 5 1/4″ disc drive. I remember The Philosopher’s Quest (although never getting very far due to being so young when I tried it) and Galaxians being loaded up more than a few … More 5 Games That Almost Made Me Rage Quit – Hand me that strategy guide.
Superhot is the most innovative shooter I’ve played in years. I was told to say that. It’s in the rules of the game. Even if it wasn’t though, I’d probably still say something similar. I won’t spoil too much of the story, but you start off receiving a message about playing a new game: superhot.exe. … More Superhot: SUPER! HOT! SUPER! HOT!
I did it! I finally finished it! 30 hours of punishing gameplay later and I finally…saved the world? I think I did. My guy sat down by a bonfire after beating the final boss at any rate. The Souls games (and Bloodborne for that matter) are notorious for having obscure stories that you have to … More Dark Souls III