Games, eSports, culture.

Published: 1 month ago

Did the site die?!

Hi folks, Thought it prudent to write a quick update since there hasn’t been one here in some time. To the question ‘has the site died’, I would answer a defiant ‘no’. The last few weeks I’ve been away on vacation and/or business so …

Published: 2 months ago

Fallout 4 teaser (and comments)

It’s here. The first of the pre-E3 announcements. And it’s huge. Fallout 4 is coming. Thoughts: It’s colourful. Not just a palette of browns and greys. Pre-war sequence seems interesting. I doubt anyone else agree’s with me but I’d love to play in a …

Published: 2 months ago

CSGO: Operation Bloodhound update video

Another time of year, another season in CSGO. Operation Bloodhound is here with new weapons, maps and updates. Including, most interestingly, a neat way to give people XP without having to play competitive. WarOwl explains everything in the video embedded here, as always more …

Published: 2 months ago

Project CARS [review]

Okay, I promised a review of this game a while ago and definitely didn’t live up to that particular promise. In fact, I’ve been so busy with work & other commitments (planning a wedding, namely) that I’ve not had time to write rapturous reports …

Published: 2 months ago

Dragon Age Inquisition Review

Bioware’s role playing games and Dragon Age have been a staple diet of rpg fans for a long time now and the fact that they are just so good at delivering solid, immersive worlds on pc and consoles shines through in Inquisition.  Years of …

Published: 2 months ago

Project CARS Accolades trailer

I’ve spent a decent bit of time with this game on my PC with a G27 kit. Probably the ideal way to interact with this type of game. In short, though, it’s an amazing racing experience – but it’s by no means perfect.

Published: 3 months ago

CSGO: Thorin’s thoughts on the NA scene

I can’t recall a time when the NA scene in CSGO was particularly strong. Europeans have dominated CSGO in the same way Koreans dominate the SCII scene. As a result, there hasn’t really been a NA team that people could rally behind from the …

Published: 3 months ago

Clueless Gamer returns

Despite being a prime chance for Conan to throw cheap jokes at gamers, nerds & everything in-between, it’s pretty funny and a good way to see how non-gamers see games.

Published: 3 months ago

Pure Pwnage movie teaser

Looks solid. Hard to tell if it’ll actually be funny from this. That said, having PP stick to the modern era of Counter-Strike & StarCraft with all of the current big stars of eSports is fantastic.

Published: 3 months ago

CSGO: How to deal with hackers

Pretty funny (and tragic, all at the same time) summation of how to responsibly deal with hackers in CSGO. Incidentally, I haven’t dipped into CSGO all that much of late because the hacking situation is awful, especially as you get into the high silver, …