Podcast 34 - Tangents...

Our latest podcast is live! Ramblings/Musings on Video Games, Movies, TV Shows and related Nerd Culture from Chris Perrin and Mark McGrady. (May contain Potty mouth words). This week we brush over the stigma still facing gaming, we talk post game content with Dragon Quest XI, PS1 era graphics, impatient purchasing and discuss the latest details released for Fallout 76. Yeah, pretty cool huh?

REVIEW: Spider-Man - PS4

Spider-Man! SPIDER-MAN! Does - Considerably More Than I Thought My PS4 Could... Let’s get this clear from the start. I am Spider-Man. That’s exactly how you feel a few short minutes into playing this game, all the way until you unlock your final trophy. Not only am I Spider-Man, but I’ve been Spider-Man for years and as you’ve probably heard already, this adventure doesn’t track Peter Parker’s journey of discovering his abilities or the traumatic story of losing his Uncle Ben. Rather the story lets us take over at the point that he’s managed to defeat several of his main enemies and on the verge of putting the Kingpin into the RAFT – the super-prison off the coast of Manhattan Island. I’m fa

Top 10 - Scariest Video Game Moments

Big Boo! October is here, it's getting dark and Halloween is around the corner. Come join us around the campfire as we've decided to share our personal scariest video game moments... Yes it’s a resident evil wannabe and the series has fallen flat over its numerous revivals over the years but it gets an honorable mention here owing to the little camera trick it pulls at the beginning of the game. The game is similar to resident evil in that it uses pre-rendered backdrops to frame the action so whilst you’re running around the camera is set to a specific place. The developers played some cool tricks early on whereby as you approach the main house the camera view is that from the top window loo

REVIEW: Iconoclasts - PS4

A person who strongly opposes accepted beliefs and traditions... I’ve been excited for this game going back to the end of last year when I caught a trailer on PSN. It’s no secret I love my retro games and this would hold some obvious appeal to me. My first thought was around what kind of game it would be. It’s easy to think “2D Platformer” but this takes many forms; Mario, Prince of Persia, Castlevania, Wonderboy, could all fall under the same heading but they all play very differently. The trailer showed conversations, action scenes, screen filling bosses and cut scenes akin to something like Flashback. Having been hands on it became apparent very quickly we were in Metroidvania territory,

Podcast 33 - Micro Machines

Our latest podcast is live! Ramblings/Musings on Video Games, Movies, TV Shows and related Nerd Culture from Chris Perrin and Mark McGrady. (May contain Potty mouth words). Updates from Chris on catching pigeons in Spiderman and finally an end to the long running panty JRPG. Marks deep into Dragon Quest XI. This week we talk about the fashion for mini consoles, what we went from them and where we see them going.