The Sword Art Online series originally began back in 2009 as a series of short stories, and was eventually turned into a manga series, which in turn received several anime and video game adaptions. Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet is the fifth game to be released from the MMORPG styled…
It is often said that if you remember the sixties, you weren’t really there. The same cannot be said of the eighties, which has been highly romanticised in many popular works such as Gone Home and Stranger Things. Crossing Souls is a Zelda styled action RPG was originally funded via…
What is the BenQ GW2780 27" FHD IPS Monitor? The Benq GW2780 is a 27-inch FHD LED monitor (1920 x 1080 resolution) that has been designed to look minimal and “stylish” according to their website. Not being a monitor aimed directly at gamers, it focuses on the use case for…
It is hard to find anyone who was born in the last fifty years who hasn’t played, or heard of Pac Man, the legendary yellow ghost catcher whose debut video game has achieved critical and commercial success worldwide. Originally released back in 2016, Pac Man Championship Edition 2 Plus is…
The concept of sentient AI has long been one of most popular narrative themes within the science fiction genre. Some of these enlightened individuals choose to live a human existence, such as the android played by Robin Williams in Bicentennial Man, whereas others may be similar to the Cybermen from…
Arc System Works has proven time and time again that they know how to make great fighting games. Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late[st], despite having an extremely unnecessarily long name, is no exception. I was already a big fan of the previous installation of Under Night, and while Late[st] doesn’t…
The JRPG genre has been around nearly as long as gaming itself. It seems that every possible mechanic, trope and storyline has been bled dry. However, every once in awhile, a game comes around that tries to do something completely different, with all the good and bad aspects that comes…
The Arctis 3, the baby of the Arctis family is a gaming headset with virtual 7.1 surround sound, designed for the gamer with more minimalist tastes. It’s the cheapest in the range if you are on a budget, but there’s also the Artics 5 to consider if you have a…
Indie throwbacks to the NES, SNES or even the N64 era have become extremely common, so much so that it has become extremely difficult to break out within the marketplace and stand out from the other ones. However, I think Tangledeep has the potential to do just that. You take…
Lost Sphear is a game which is looking to garner players attention by hitting their nostalgic memories of growing up with the old school Japanese RPG games like early Final Fantasy titles, Chrono Trigger and others. The problem is nostalgia will only prop up a game so much before the…
LootCrate is known to most gamers, the popular postal looting system that allows you to get a box of swag each month that started off as a mix match of different cool goodies across games, television, movies and more. LootCrate progressed further by spanning into more specific genres of crates…
Any gamer needs a decent throne to descend upon when they are in the middle of action and time and time again we have spoken about the importance of a decent gaming chair. Over the past couple of years, Nitro has built up their range and their most recent it…
After a dry spell for the standard 3D platforming titles of old, 2017 saw a fairly significant influx of the titles. Even in a year of so many competing titles for the genre, Skylar and Plux still manages to stand out among the rest and offer a unique experience. Many…
Modern RPGs like Skyrim, Fallout and Witcher have been sung praises for their own strengths whether it be the questing system, the world or combat. With Elex they have tried to create an RPG which promotes flexibility with numerous mechanics that have taken inspiration from other successful RPGs. It creates…
The original Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth was released on the PlayStation Vita back in 2013, and was a massive success with fans of the Digimon franchise. Many western fans were pleased to learn that the game was being translated for a European and American release, as several of the newer…
VR is currently the in technology with the HTC Vive, Oculus and the PlayStation VR taking a lot of interest of many different types of gamers. More companies are getting involved with the likes of Samsung and even Nokia at one stage. Google first released the Daydream View headset at…
The Google Home Mini is Google’s auxiliary device for your smart home automation and a companion for the already available Google Home. It’s an affordable, small speaker which is connected to the AI platform Google Assistant. This allows you to ask it a range of different questions from “What’s the…
Life Is Strange was a relatively low key experiment by DontNod Entertainment, whose previous projects included the first person shooter Remember Me. The five episode series focused on the journey of a young college student named Max Caulfield, who received the ability to rewind time at the same time she…
After being created back in 2009, the Minecraft franchise is one of the gaming world’s most recognisable brand names. One of the biggest surprises to come from the sandbox phenomenon is Minecraft Story Mode, an episodic graphical adventure game created by the infamous team at Telltale Games. The first season…
OFM has officially kickstarted their entry in the Gaming Furniture business with their new line of gaming chairs under the name of RESPAWN. RESPAWN is aiming to create a line of products that are accessible from a range of price points, without sacrificing any comfort or features. Today we'll be…
This is DLC done right. I had a wonderful time back in March when the main game was released, ploughing almost 90 hours into the thoroughly engrossing main story and picking my way through the enjoyable side quests. All of them. Getting to dive back in to this beautiful world…