XCOM 2 War of the Chosen

I fell in love with the XCOM series when I first played XCOM Enemy Unknown. Naturally, I moved on to Enemy Within, and I purchased XCOM 2 as soon as it was released. The game ticks all my boxes. It’s tactical and strategic, set in a dystopian future in which aliens have taken control of … Continue reading XCOM 2 War of the Chosen

Ratchet & Clank

Ratchet and Clank gave exactly what I wanted it to, and maybe a little bit more. A game that doesn’t take itself too seriously, in fact, it doesn’t take itself seriously at all. It feels like a Disney film with a bit of attitude and plenty of sarcasm to boot. Snippets of social commentary about … Continue reading Ratchet & Clank

My Name is Mayo

So, I played through this on PS VITA. I say played, I don't actually know if this qualifies as a game. There's not much of a playing aspect involved. There's not a huge amount to say about this. The game itself is clicking on a jar of mayonnaise. You unlock a selection of outfits and … Continue reading My Name is Mayo

Call of Duty: WWII

Quite possibly, the most visually outstanding game I’ve ever played. Call of Duty WWII’s campaign offers everything a COD game should. This might be my favourite Call of Duty game since World at War (2008). Now I’m very aware of my prejudice towards thematical settings in war games, clearly, I’m partial to a world war … Continue reading Call of Duty: WWII