Category Archives: Video games

Fallen London – A review

I came across Fallen London a while back, but didn’t really have the time to commit to it. Recently I’ve started playing again and I thought I’d pen a few words on the subject, for those who might consider giving … Continue reading

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Hard West

In the run up to Christmas, I picked up a new game via Steam, called Hard West. If you’ve not come across this game – quite likely, as it appears to have a fairly small following currently – it’s a … Continue reading

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Five short games worth playing

I don’t have much time for computer games these days, so I tend to go for games with the following qualities: 1) Short – If I get a couple of two hour gaming sessions a week, I am lucky. I … Continue reading

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Savage Worlds: XCOM

I didn’t write anything last week because I have been on a bit of an XCOM: Enemy Within binge over the last couple of weeks. However, this has actually inspired today’s post, in that I have been giving some thought … Continue reading

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5 video game innovations I approve of

I’m not a huge gamer, but I’ve dipped in and out of video games since childhood. Clearly, games have advanced enormously since the days of pong (which was a little before my time), but most of these advances have been … Continue reading

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Call of Cthulhu: The Wasted Land

I quite enjoy strategy games, as they appeal to my logical mind. However, I’m not a huge fan of real-time strategy games; I’ve played them every now and then, and while I haven’t hated them, I’ve always found them stressful. … Continue reading

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Top five neat video game concepts

I am not a huge video game afficionado as there have always been activities I’ve preferred (reading, roleplaying, watching movies) and these days I just don’t have the time anyway. However, I have played a few games in my time, … Continue reading

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