Soda Dungeon

Numismatists, reluctant soft drink abstainers and casual gamers take note. Here is a game that will quench your thirst for a solo adventure- delivered as a novel carbonated currency themed app. Welcome to Soda Dungeon. As a savvy medieval wayfarer, you recognize the nearby foreboding […]

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Ninja Pizza Girl

There’s something about teaching and games that never quite works. 90% of the time, the games that try to hammer home a message just don’t deliver a satisfying game. There are certainly exceptions to the rule (like Particulars), but the vast majority of educational games […]

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Pokémon Shuffle Mobile

With the recent Pokémon GO announcement sending wannabe Pokémon trainers (i.e. every ’90s kid) into a frenzy, it seems only fitting to painstakingly examine every element of Nintendo’s first foray into mobile app gaming (Pokémon Shuffle) in order to better speculate about the success of […]

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Armello

When I was a kid, I loved Brian Jacques’ Redwall series – woodland creatures playing out medieval epics with swords and sorcery – and I still have the books to this day. In adult life, I’m a pretty avid board game player, with an extensive […]

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Pac-Man 256

Developer: Hipster Whale Platform(s): Android & iOS Release: 18/08/2015 I’m not a stranger to mobile games; however, I’m also not their biggest fan. I like the idea of small, cheap games that can provide a few hours of mindless, arcade-style entertainment for a couple of […]

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Bad Dinos

Developer: Insomniac Games Platform(s): iOS, Android Release: 30/06/2015 Bad Dinos is a fairly typical tower defense game. What stood out to me about it though, is its creators; Insomniac Games. The Ratchet & Clank and Sunset Overdrive developers are going crazy with projects at the […]

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Developer: Double Fine Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 28/04/2015 Spoiler Warning: This is the conclusion to my review of the first “episode,” which was released in February 2014. If you haven’t finished the game, I don’t recommend going any further as it contains spoilers. Consider yourself warned. […]

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Back to Bed

Platform(s): PC, iOS & Android Release: 06/08/2014 I may have gotten a C+ in Visual Arts at high school, but I have still always maintained a deep appreciation for the finer arts. Most notably, my favourite body of work is from the infamous artist Edvard […]

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Fist of Awesome

Platform(s): PC & MAC Release: 04/07/2014 Have you ever wanted to punch a bear in the mouth? This is the burning question asked by the hilarious, and appropriately named, team at “I Fight Bears” and their debut game called “Fist of Awesome.” Founded through a […]

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Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 05/03/2014 In my review of the previous episode, I discussed the disconnect I experienced between myself, and stepping into the shoes of Clementine. Initially, this was a concern, but in time, I slowly started to embrace a new understanding; which seemed to […]

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