Tag Archives: Video Games

Hands on with the Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch is now in the wild and the company enters a new generation. As an early adopter, I wish to share my thoughts on the device itself but, given that most of the value of a gaming platform is based upon its software

An Evening with Bandai Namco Entertainment

Namco Bandai Entertainment held an event for five of their games that will be released in the coming year: Ace Combat 7, Tekken 7, Get Even, Project Cars 2 and Little Nightmares. These games are all very different from one another and the company was

Pokemon Go Expands!

Remember the hazy summer of June when Pokemon once again became relevant after the release of AR smash Pokemon Go? The time has come to venture outside once more so power up your battery packs and head down to the park because gen 2 Pokemon have

Fire Emblem Heroes

Starting from ‘Fire Emblem’ (Fire Emblem 7) being released back in late 2003, I’ve been a huge fan of the series, it felt deeper than Final Fantasy Tactics or Disgaea despite the slightly simpler interface and the ability to have deeper levels of characters via

The Geek Show - Marvel and Square Enix Announce The Avengers Project

Marvel & Square Enix Announce The Avengers Project

Marvel and Square Enix have released a trailer for an upcoming series of projects between the two companies, the first of which will focus on The Avengers – but not as most people would know them it seems. The Avengers project is being designed for

A Platform to Talk About Platformers

When you can’t think of a good title, just make a bad pun. Puns are something I love almost as much as platformers, it’s one of my favourite game genres and one of the oldest. Back in 1985, Nintendo brought the video game industry back

The Geek Show - A Conversation About Final Fantasy XV

A Conversation About Final Fantasy XV

Rob and Rob sit down to discuss Square Enix’s newest addition to the Final Fantasy franchise from its early days as part of Fabula Nova Crystallis to the current game. So was it worth the wait of almost a decade? Let us know what you

The Geek Show - S14E01 - Elmo's Videodrome Nightmare

S14E01 – Elmo’s Videodrome Nightmare

2017 is here, and we mark our return with a long-absent, but much requested form. Join us as we look at the latest happenings in the weird and wonderful worlds of technology, science and geek culture – and then completely fail to take any of

The Geek Show - 9 - Press X and Say It With Passion

#9 – Press X and Say It With Passion!

The reviews are upon us yet again! While we’re at it we also discuss the sea-change happening in First Person Shooters, poor storytelling in JRPGs and the “anti-hype” for Resident Evil 7 (or Resident E7 if the title is to be believed). Our featured games

The Geek Show - Episode 8 - Press X to be a Filthy Biscuit Eater

#8 – Press X to be a Filthy Biscuit Eater

In a change to our regularly scheduled programming, we take a detour away from the adventures and decamp once more into the world of video games (Winter won this round but not the war). This time out we look at a swathe of games including