A REVIEW OF ARCHIMEDES (INDIE GAME)

Archimedes: An Indie Game by Josh Hughes Game Specifications: Mature content and seizure warning. Game Requirements: OS (32 bit or 64 bit): Windows 7, Windows 10, Mac OS X or Linux Resolution: 1366×768 or higher. A review copy was provided for the purposes of this post. I’ve spent the past couple of days exploring Archimedes,…

OVERWATCH’S SHIMADA BROTHERS AND JAPANESE MYTHOLOGY

Yes, this is another Overwatch mini essay. Why? Because I have a problem, that’s why! The Dragons animated short (which you can view above) was just released, featuring Hanzo (bae) and Genji Shimada, Overwatch‘s Japanese brothers who have a long and troubled past together. I wanted to write up a quick little thing about some…

OVERWATCH AND THE POST 9/11 SUPERHERO NARRATIVE

If you’ve been living under a rock, Overwatch is a new FPS game by Blizzard Entertainment, set to release on May 24.┬áIt recently concluded its open beta, and you can read some of my thoughts on the beta by clicking here. Whilst playing the beta, and reading/watching some of the game’s tie-in media (all of…

SOME THOUGHTS ON THE OVERWATCH OPEN BETA

The Overwatch open beta has just ended, and I wanted to share some of my thoughts on what playing the game for the first time was like, and some things I think that new players should be aware of! Hope you enjoy! The game is not forgiving to players who like to “go it alone”.…

STARTER POKEMON FOR SUN AND MOON REVEALED!

Above you can view the latest trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon, which shows off the three new starter Pokemon: Rowlet, Litten and Popplio! So far, Rowlet seems to be the preferred starter, with Litten coming at a close second: "This new game's Starters are a little owl with a bow tie, a–" "I'LL HAVE…