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Category Archive: From The Armchair
I give up. There are too many games. Who has time for all this?
This is it. I’m doing this. Within the next few months, the slate is being wiped clean.
Yoku’s Island Express! Tomb Raider! Inside! Firewatch! Batman: Enemy Within! And more! I certainly got through a lot of games this Christmas.
One thing that helps to thin out the backlog is sticking to just the genres you enjoy.
2018 was an amazing year for games, but there’s only so much time to play them all. Here are the ones I wish I’d had a chance to try.
PlayStation VR has entered The Manor, and it’s flippin’ amazing.
Sunless Sea and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey could do with picking up the pace a bit – we don’t all have endless time to kill.
I’ve spent most of my life wishing there were more games like Super Metroid, and now there’s a ton of them. Bring it on.
‘Tis a sad day, for Baron Richenbaum Fotchenstein is leaving us. Which begs the question, who on earth is going to review all the scary games now he’s gone?
As the dying embers of 2017 fall into the grate and 2018 roars into life, now is a good time to reflect on the achievements of the past year.
What ho, chums! Well, I’ve had a bit of disappointment this week. I’ve got a press pass for […]
I only just found out about JRPG July, and it turns out I’m already participating in it – […]
Today I’m going to talk to you about The Witness again. I spoke very briefly about it once […]
What ho, chums! I’ve been thinking of giving my Xbox 360 the old heave ho for a while […]
What ho, chums! First of all, a big thanks to everyone who has contacted me about writing for […]
What ho, chums! Friends, I’m growing old. As I near the end of my fourth decade on this […]
What ho, chums! I’ve finally reached what I suppose is the No Man’s Sky plateau: I’ve maxed out […]
One consequence of getting sucked in by Pokemon Go is that I’ve ‘rediscovered’ mobile gaming, to an extent […]
What ho, chums! This week I was excited to read about the new game Virginia – or rather […]
The traditional ‘summer games drought’ comes as something of a relief for those, like I, who are imbued […]
After realising the other week that actually I don’t really like 2D platformers very much, no matter their […]
As I said a while back, I’ve been getting back into Batman recently. I’ve read a few more […]
The other day, I took Merriweather Jr down to the local library for ‘Bookbugs’, a sort of pre-school […]
What-ho, chums! It’s been an inordinate amount of time since our last tete-a-tete, but you can blame this […]
What-ho, chums! You may well have noticed my conspicuous absence from this illustrious online tome over the past […]
What-ho, chums! So, Ms. D’s two lovely sisters came a-visiting recently, and we ended up chatting about their […]
What ho, chums! Well, what a wonderful week I’ve had. I downloaded Affordable Space Adventures for the Wii […]
What-ho, chums! Since my last missive back in January, events have continued apace. The expected arrival of Merriweather […]
What ho, chums! So no doubt you’ve already heard the news by now: Club Nintendo is to close […]
What ho, chums! After struggling to enjoy Assassin’s Creed III, I finally decided to permanently shelve the game […]
What ho, chums! As we hurtle down the final furlong of the year, I for one will be […]