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2019: The Watch List

For many gamers, the start of another year sees us planning ahead for the titles we're most looking forward to adding to our libraries. We wanted to share the games we're looking forward to (and hope will be out) this year! Days Gone - Lefranzine - As a fan of The Walking Dead and zombie… Continue reading 2019: The Watch List

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Our Games of 2018

As we take a look back on all of the games that we were fortunate enough to play over the course of 2018, a few of us wanted to share some of our picks of the year. We'll be looking ahead to the upcoming releases in 2019 shortly but for now, let's cast our minds… Continue reading Our Games of 2018

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“Never say never!” – what’s next for Battle Brothers?

When an "update" for a game becomes a "full blown DLC", you know that a developer's love for their game has been rekindled. In a revealing interview for Darkworld Gaming, Battle Brothers developer Jaysen shared with us his joy at "getting his fire back" for the superb 2017 release (reviewed here back at its release time),… Continue reading “Never say never!” – what’s next for Battle Brothers?

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E3 2018: Nintendo Direct

Nintendo was the last “big” press conference of 2018’s E3, and after the ups and downs of the other press conferences, a lot of people were interested to see what they were going to be showing off. Hopefully my hastily scribbled notes cover most of what was covered. While some people complained about slow pacing… Continue reading E3 2018: Nintendo Direct

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Video Games and My Recovery from Depression

In 2012 I was diagnosed with severe depression, it sounds cliché, but it had been a hard few years in the run up to my diagnosis. One place I found solace was video games, during those times it helped steady the boat if you will. The games I’ve played and the friends I’ve made have… Continue reading Video Games and My Recovery from Depression