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…
I was initially surprised when I saw Stick it to the Man was coming to the Nintendo Switch eShop. The art style made it stand out drastically from the other games on the marketplace. Not only did it stand out oddly, it truly is an ugly game. Not ugly as…
Tokyo Tattoo Girls is a bit of a bizarre game, mostly because “game” is used somewhat loosely in this context. TTG follows the story of a Tokyo after disaster strikes, leaving a handful of females across the city with strange powers. After being quarantined to the city, the women split…
The Google Pixel 2 XL is a phone to be impressed with from Google a company who has only recently delved into making smartphones. Having spent a lot more time on the software through the Android system, Google has made a pretty refined phone for just their second iteration of…
After many many years of making custom PCs and laptops, Alienware has decided to descend into the high-end gaming peripherals market with their AW958 Elite Gaming Mouse and the recently reviewed Alienware AW768 Elite Gaming Keyboard. The Alienware mouse is pretty standard in terms of design and has a few…
Alienware has released a lot of new gear recently, with their Alienware Aurora R6 gaming desktop PC and their Alienware 17 R4 gaming laptop. New to the mix though is a range of gaming peripherals that are looking to compete against companies like Razer, SteelSeries and ROCCAT. As they usually…
It is no secret that the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise has had its fair share of successes, as well as some particular titles which have gone down in history as a stain on the series reputation. Earlier this year, we reviewed Sonic Mania which undeniably proved that there is still…