Gattaca tells the story of Vincent Freeman, an 'invalid' failing to meet the genetic requirement to achieve his goal of journeying into space. He was conceived naturally and as such, has a high probability of several disorders. His younger brother, Anton, was conceived with the aid of genetic selection and is a much 'purer' human … Continue reading Did Fortnite Save Anything for the Swim Back?
In-Flight Movie Roundup (May Edition)
As soon as I boarded my Qatar Airways aircraft I started browsing their May movie listings, and was immediately drawn to their headliner...
XCOM2: The Brexiteers
The XCOM franchise has been my 'constant' for the past 20 years or so. From it's original release as UFO: Enemy Unknown produced by Microprose in the mid 90s to it's most recent incarnation as XCOM2 and the incredible War of the Chosen DLC, it remains one of my fondest and most replayable experiences even … Continue reading XCOM2: The Brexiteers
Sekiro: First Impressions
I need to unlearn everything my Dark Souls III playthrough taught me. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is a different beast altogether. Anyone following my various ramblings on my blog might remember that Sekiro was one of my Four Picks for 2019. We should be afraid. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is a brand new IP from the developers of Dark Souls and Bloodborne, and … Continue reading Sekiro: First Impressions
Sunshine Blogger Award
So several weeks ago I was tagged by Red Metal from Extra Life Reviews with a Sunshine Blogger Award! I have a lot of admiration for this writer and it's an honour to write a response. Those familiar with Red's work will know that he likes to strip back every layer in his reviews to … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award