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?
Back to Part Three 24th January - Ancient Wyvern I travelled back to the Irithyll Dungeon, not because I wanted to to revisit the deformed monstrosities that I had met before, but because it was time to walk the 'Path of the Dragon'. Defeating The Consumed King had rewarded me with a gesture allowing me to … Continue reading Game Diary: Dark Souls III Part Four
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
I write this introduction only a few short days after the colossal event in London, that revealed the next iteration of the fighting game phenomenon that is Mortal Kombat. Throughout the event, IGN threw articles up to its homepage like they were going out of fashion and you couldn't browse your social media without coming … Continue reading Support Originality!
Back to Part Two 16th January 2019 - Dancer of the Boreal Valley I took a few moments to compose myself at Firelink Shrine, and reflect on my journey so far. Three Lords of Cinder had fallen to my blade; their ashes now returned to each of their thrones, and I was sure I would … Continue reading Game Diary: Dark Souls III Part Three
Back to Part One 8th January – High Lord Wolnir After defeating the Abyss Watchers (eventually), Irithyll, where I would face my old nemesis Pontiff Sulyvhan, felt within touching distance. Before that happens, I would first need to negotiate through the cold, dark corridors of the Catacombs of Carthus. It is said that Carthus was once a great nation of swordsmen. … Continue reading Game Diary: Dark Souls III Part Two
Preface So 2019 is here and it has brought me a renewed energy and determination to complete Dark Souls III, return the Lords of Cinder to their thrones, relink the flame and strike this off my new year's resolutions list early. However, having looked at my saved game I've realised that I barely remember anything … Continue reading Game Diary: Dark Souls III Part One