DOOM (Switch) review

The Switch is definitely not DOOMed. Since I reviewed Skyrim while pretending to be playing DOOM, I was going to be hilarious and pretend I was playing Skyrim while playing DOOM. But it doesn’t work as well. Six hours in I was bored with…

Skyrim (Switch) Review

I'm caught between High Rock and a hard place this week. With DOOM releasing on Switch almost alongside Skyrim, you inevitably have to choose between the two. Or do you? Binary choices aren't my style, so instead, I did what any rational…

Assassin’s Creed Origins review

Assassin’s Creed Origins is a great game, with wonderful characterisation, beautiful visuals and audio, but too much water. I initially intended that to be snide, but it’s actually pretty dead-on. ACO takes us back to the beginning of the…

Knack 2 review

There’s a lot to love in Knack 2. Nobody asked for it, nobody wanted it, but they’ve done some good stuff and there’s a charm here that was sorely lacking in the original; great level design, tricky puzzles, nice graphics, and a concept…

Destiny 2 review

I went in to Destiny 2 almost completely blind; I never played the first installment, and had briefly looked up the general plot shortly before my copy arrived. My first impression after playing the sequel? Man, I wish I had played the…

Matterfall Review

This is a game that gets right to the point, so I’ll get right to the review. You’re Avalon Darrow. She’s a badass freelancer. Alien matter has messed up the largest city off Earth, and she’s gonna fix that. It’s not deep, but it’s not…

The Long Dark Review

Pre-game disclaimers are some of my favourite things in gaming; they’re always hilarious. Whether it’s Assassin’s Creed covering itself from allegations of racism, or even just warning of fictional use of names, I love them. The Long Dark…