Star-Trek : Bridge Crew, First Impressions

Do you want to experience being on the of the Enterprise? Do you have some form of VR device?

Then you’re in luck because you too can do James T Kirk impersonations in front of three strangers while saying things like “Full Power to Engines, Aye!” without a trace of irony.

This is the kind of thing that’s the killer app for VR.Bridge Crew 1
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Torment: Tides of Numenara Spoiler-Free Review

The original Planescape: Torment is one of my 3 favourite games of all time.  The actual order of the three varies a bit depending on which cool bits I remember and how I’m feeling at the time but Torment is probably on the top-spot the most.

I kickstarted Tides of Numenera immediately;  a spiritual successor to my (mostly) favourite game of all time ?  Yes please!

It’s taken a while, but it’s here.  Yay!  And I’ve played it!  Double-yay!  And now, I’ve finished it.  Boo.

Here’s some thoughts about it… Continue reading “Torment: Tides of Numenara Spoiler-Free Review”

TitanFall 2 Review (Spoiler-Free)

I grabbed this spontaneously the other day both due to the sale on Amazon and me not having played a good single-player FPS for ages.  Multi-player Titanfall (1) was supposed to be great so I was a little tempted by the multi-player too but what I really wanted was a cool campaign to run through.

Titanfall 2  delivers, in spades.titanfall-2-11-23-2016-17-30-18-02 Continue reading “TitanFall 2 Review (Spoiler-Free)”

XCOM 2: Spoiler-Free Review

XCOM_2_cover_artXCOM 2 was one of my most anticipated games for this year;  I loved the first remake and the sequel looked to take the game in lots of cool new directions.

I’ve played for most of the week and here’s my spoiler-free thoughts.  I’ve just finished the game because I’m playing on Ironman… Continue reading “XCOM 2: Spoiler-Free Review”

Starcraft 2 : Legacy of the Void Review (Campaign)

After 8 years, the Starcraft story has concluded with Legacy of the Void.  I’ve finished it (just) and here are some (spoiler-free) thoughts. Continue reading “Starcraft 2 : Legacy of the Void Review (Campaign)”