Splatoon 2 Review

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Despite being able to buy a Switch console earlier, I waited for the Splatoon 2 bundle before making the dive into Nintendo’s latest console. Having already played the game at the MCM Comic Con event in London earlier this year, I knew this was a must-have game for the Switch. Now that I have had chance to play the full experience I can honestly say that impulsive, first reaction has not been proved wrong as Splatoon 2 has taken over much of my time playing games! Continue reading “Splatoon 2 Review”

Can the Xbox One X Thrive In The Console Market?

Whilst Microsoft have been lauding the benefits of their new Xbox One X, I have been sitting back trying to formulate my opinion of the console. Most people who watched their E3 conference will have said it was disappointing despite more games being shown than ever before. Something just doesn’t quite sit right about this new console and that is coming from someone who was very much in the Xbox camp in the previous console generation. Will Microsoft be able to convince millions to come back to Xbox? Continue reading “Can the Xbox One X Thrive In The Console Market?”

The Splatoon Brand Is On A Roll

For a game that was massively popular in a small subset of gamers, Splatoon has really elevated the brand to new heights with the launch of Splatoon 2. The Splatfest event last weekend is proof at how many people are really starting to buy into this game…literally! I would not be surprised to see the game go to no.1 in the game charts this weekend but Nintendo have been making some smart moves to help bolster the brand even more! Continue reading “The Splatoon Brand Is On A Roll”

Video Game Booths Installed in Chinese Shopping Centre

Whilst it may be stereotypical to suggest that men enjoy video games more than women, it is hard to argue against saying most men enjoy playing video games. Whether it’s super casual and they only play FIFA with their friends or whether they play nearly every game under the sun, it is true to say most men have had experience with video games to some capacity. Now, a shopping centre in China looks to reinforce more stereotypes by installing video game booths designed to give men something to do whilst their wives and girlfriends go shopping! Continue reading “Video Game Booths Installed in Chinese Shopping Centre”

Two New One Piece Games Revealed

This week has been a good week for anime fans and as a big One Piece fan I am overjoyed with the news. Not only has One Piece Burning Blood been heavily discounted on PS4 and now Xbox One (at least in the UK) but two new games have been revealed. Anyone has hasn’t played One Piece Burning Blood should definitely check out the game but the real excitement is for the new games which look to deliver a One Piece experience like never before!

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