Here’s my top 10 games from 2019. Tidy!
Assist Modes in games are getting more and more common. In the last two years alone, Spider-Man, Super Mario Odyssey, Celeste, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Persona 5… Read more “Assist Modes are making games easier, and that’s okay”
Read Dragon Gaming’s review of Celeste, which is an excellent 2D platformer. But it’s so much more than that.
Slick action-RPG Horizon: Zero Dawn is Guerrilla Games’ best effort yet, blowing gamers and critics away with its giant, meaningful open world and gripping action. The title… Read more “Dutch influence in Horizon: Zero Dawn”
I really, really enjoyed writing my article on Welsh representation in gaming; it felt damn good to write about two of the things that have shaped my… Read more “More representation of Wales and the Welsh in gaming”
Gameplay, graphics, controls and multiplayer tend to be the most common factors people bring up when talking about video games; yet, soundtracks and sound design are often glossed… Read more “Five games with phenomenal soundtracks”
Gaming has changed a hell of a lot over the last 20 years. Some of these changes have been positive, adding to the players’ experiences and enhancing… Read more “Gaming 20 years ago: The good and the bad”
There’s more than meets the eye in BeautiFun Games’ dark and twisted 2D puzzle-platformer. Despite being overlooked by most, 2012’s Nihilumbra is a game with an atmosphere so… Read more “A look back at Nihilumbra, a five-year-old indie gem that you probably missed”
If you grew up gaming in the mid-to-late Nineties or early 2000s, there’s no way you could have avoided the 3D platformer. Those were the days: Mario… Read more “The comeback of 3D platformers in 2017”
Gaming culture and Amsterdam aren’t two things that were traditionally coupled together. In the past, video gaming – and its community – was mostly associated with the… Read more “Players’ paradise: Gaming in Amsterdam”