Lockdown Survival Guide #21

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. A virus taking over the world sounds kind of familiar right? Sounds like the start of every pandemic film or post apocalyptic game. For those of you that want to question what if? We have a few post apocalyptic games to recommend you... Nier Automata Not only will Nier Automata give you 50 or so glorious hours story told via a variety of game styles (Shooter-em-up, Platformin

Lockdown Survival Guide #20

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. When you're stuck in the same small space for too long, you're bound to fight. Rather than giving eachother blackeyes and risking a trip to A&E we recommend these fighting games to vent your frustrations; Marvel vs Capcom 2 Yes, Marvel games were a thing and were even good before Disney owned them! In fact there's plenty of characters crossing over here that the movie aficion

Lockdown Survival Guide #19

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. Games have been around for a long time and have evolved from the simplest forms to the complex mediums we play today. Today we're looking to recommend our favourite games which led to the classics we enjoy today. They might not take 100 hours to complete and provide an open world (quite the opposite to be honest, they can be strict on the rules and downright devious at times)

Lockdown Survival Guide #18

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. Shooters are one of the earliest examples of video games - here's what we think you should try; Splatoon 2 Perhaps not the first game to come to mind when thinking about shooters however Splatoon 2 is a worthy contender. Players are split into 2 teams of 4 and located on opposite ends of the map with the aim to get your colour ink to cover more of the map than the opposing te

Lockdown Survival Guide #17

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. If you're lucky enough to have 4 of you squeezed under 1 roof indefinitely with 4 controllers kicking about then we recommend you burn some lockdown time on these; Castle Crashers Castle Crashers was One of the Xbox Live Arcade early releases. The game itself is a brawler with light RPG elements (nothing that really gets in the way) with a healthy dose of humour. Up to 4 play

Lockdown Survival Guide #16

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. With so much choice it's easy to be parted from your hard earned cash right now. Here's some entertainment that potentially won't cost you a penny though!; Fallout Shelter Fallout Shelter is a free to play, solo community/base building game available on consoles, steam and mobile. The side view gameplay lets you build your own post-apocalyptic war bunker. Maintaining food, su

Lockdown Survival Guide #15

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. When things get tough it helps to surround yourself with something familiar that you love, like your favourite movies. It can be a minefield finding a video game licensed off of a movie which is actually any good however fear not - we have suggestions!; Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order Developed by Respawn Entertainment, published by EA and based on the extensive Star Wars franch

Lockdown Survival Guide #14

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. Laughter in the face of adversity! We're on a mission to make you smile today so here's what we think will do the trick to that end; Octodad You're an octopuss, posing as a man (a husband and father), trying to complete lifes simple tasks whilst avoiding the wrath of the local chef who's hell bent on cooking you. Simple. Not unlike I am Bread, the game is built around it's fu

Lockdown Survival Guide #13

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. Sometimes (at an increased frequency lately) we just want to play something which won't kill us and we feel like we've still achieved something, and you know what? We got you covered; Craft the World Craft the World is one of my favourite time sinks. With more casual game modes for the gamer looking to progress at their own pace, the game does a great job of guiding progressi

Lockdown Survival Guide #12

In order to do our part during this most trying of times, We at NOWO have come together to help in the only way we know how - Gaming. We're putting together a daily list of games that we personally recommend you try whilst you remain indoors in the various types of isolation and social distancing we're all experiencing. Life is tough, so should gaming be (sometimes). Challenging games come in various forms, some expect you to lose and don't punish, and some do. Here's what we think will keep you trying just 1 more time until you nail it; Sekiro - Shadows Die Twice Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice mixes strong storytelling with a steep learning curve to deliver a difficult but rewarding challenge. T