15 things wrong with Final Fantasy XV

FFXV_ARTWORKCHARACTERS_BlackMain_18-09-2014_01_1411029940 crop.jpgAFTER waiting a full decade for it, I couldn’t wait to sink my teeth into Final Fantasy XV.

It is massive in terms of geographic size and content.

And yet. Read More


First Dragon Quest XI footage

FINALLY, here’s a look at Dragon Quest XI.

I’ve been waiting for a full size Dragon Quest on a home console since VIII.

Ni no Kuni scratched the itch a bit but this is what it’s all about. A solid single player experience and mahoosive world to stroll around in.

Now should I get it on PS4 or Switch?

Dragon Quest VIII shouldn’t be on 3DS

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DRAGON Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King is my favourite JRPG.

The art style is beautiful, the story is sweeping, battling is basic but addictive, the world is huge and the sound track is sublime.

I cannot hide my excitement for the 3DS release, but I am also quite disappointed  it is not a home console remake. Read More

Pokémon Sun and Moon – Review


EACH new entry in Gamefreak’s legendary critter catcher series is steadily getting braver.

Up until Pokémon Black and White, the games were criticised for stubbornly sticking to the formula.

Then, more robust multiplayer options were brought in, new battle types, new ways to train and some brilliant monster designs.

After the beautiful X&Y, with its useful super training, badass mega-evolutions and great post game areas and challenges; I couldn’t wait for Sun and Moon.

Hmm, oh well. Read More

Dishonored 2 – Review


A VIVIDLY realised world, confident art direction and open ended level design make Dishonored 2’s setting of Karnaca an exciting place to visit.

Dishonored 2 (D2) is a game about options; combat, mobility, map design, ability unlocks and the narrative are all crafted in a way that gives you several fulfilling choices.

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