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
So in January's recap I was nearing the end of Dark Souls III and looking forward to finally turning my attention to something other than my stamina bar. Those of you who follow my blog and social twitterings will know that I have achieved my goal. I've been enjoying blogging so much that I decided … Continue reading February: Recap
It's one of my greatest ever gaming achievements. To be able to say that I have beaten every Dark Souls III boss without summons. To most Dark Souls players, this is likely to be the 'entry-level' to calling yourself a Dark Souls player. But to me it's the kind of achievement that I struggle to … Continue reading Memories of Lothric
No, this post isn't specifically about discussing 'bad sequels' in the traditional sense. I thought I'd better say that right off-the-bat before a legion of Kingdom Hearts fans come knocking at my door... I read a rather passioned comment this week in response to someone who had accused Kingdom Hearts 3 of being a bad … Continue reading Bad Sequels?
And so, 2019 is well underway and we're already into the first day of February. With time passing by SO quickly, I thought I'd pause and look back at the month of January. (Hint: It involves a lot of Dark Souls). Gaming I started the new year running by immediately taking on my New Year's … Continue reading January: Recap