Last Saturday I got the rare treat of going to a video games and collectibles fair at the Horizon Community College in Barnsley. Organised with zero budget by gaming collectibles fanatic Mike Jones this show was an outstanding success. There are already fans clamouring to attend a 2nd event at the same location in December… Continue reading South Yorkshire Video Games and Collectibles Fair
When you go to an event like EGX, it is very easy to expect to be blown away by the new and shiny “triple A” titles on display, most of them have been covered in depth since their announcement on most of the gaming news sites. A lot of this year’s titles had already been… Continue reading Black and White Bushido
Before EGX this year, I will admit that I didn’t really see the whole point of the new-fangled VR headset technology that is set to be the “next big thing” in gaming. I guessed it might be a step towards the next big thing, but not yet being the next big thing… It’s tough to… Continue reading A Sceptics First Experience of VR Technology: Elite Dangerous
Our good friends at Xtreme Gaming in Colchester, Essex, have been very busy over the summer. While some of their projects have been public, some were on the down low, and I've been excitedly looking forward to them all since earlier this year when I was first told of the projects they had in store… Continue reading Xtreme Gaming Relaunch – 12th September 2015
I'm slowly getting used to this tournament organisation lark, while the first tournament I ran was over a year ago now - back for the USF4 launch event, I didn't actually organise the event - that was done by the guys at Xtreme Gaming here in Colchester, I simply ran the tournament. But its coming… Continue reading Friday Night Fights: MESSATSU!