E3 Reactions – Microsoft’s Mixed Messaging

After a Drought comes the Flood… Yesterday, Microsoft had what will undoubtedly be remembered as their best E3 conference in recent years, with an almost entirely undistracted focus on new games and content. Today, many gamers will be happy indeed. From Halo Infinite to Devil May Cry 5, several Gears of War titles to FromSoftware’s… Continue reading E3 Reactions – Microsoft’s Mixed Messaging

Let’s Go E3!

It’s the most gameful time of year: E3 is due to begin, though already it feels as if we’ve had enough ‘pre-E3’ announcements and leaks to constitute half-a-conference worth of reveals. As is customary for any gaming enthusiast worth their ancient Rock Salt, I hereby present my expectations and hopes for the expo. Part I… Continue reading Let’s Go E3!

The promise of Project Octopath Traveller

First revealed back at the Switch announcement event last November, Project Octopath Traveller is forthcoming Square Enix game belonging to the genre they know best, the JRPG. The initial teaser footage caught the attention of many classic Final Fantasy fans, so it was with great pleasure that during the most recent Nintendo Direct we were… Continue reading The promise of Project Octopath Traveller

The Twelfth Day of Switchmas

On the twelfth day of Switchmas, Nintendo gave to me… Twelve mascots karting, Eleven indie darlings, Ten brawlers stretching, Nine Rabbids raving, Eight Inklings splatting, Seven Chaos Emeralds, Six questers travelling, Five Wii U ports! Four Champions, Three Knights a-Shovelling, Two Snippers Clipping and Super Mario Odyssey (2017).

The Eleventh Day of Switchmas

On the eleventh day of Switchmas, Nintendo gave to me… Eleven indie darlings, Ten brawlers stretching, Nine Rabbids raving, Eight Inklings splatting, Seven Chaos Emeralds, Six questers travelling, Five Wii U ports! Four Champions, Three Knights a-Shovelling, Two Snippers Clipping and Super Mario Odyssey (2017). … 48 hours remain…

The Tenth Day of Switchmas

On the tenth day of Switchmas, Nintendo gave to me… Ten brawlers stretching, Nine Rabbids raving, Eight Inklings splatting, Seven Chaos Emeralds, Six questers travelling, Five Wii U ports! Four Champions, Three Knights a-Shovelling, Two Snippers Clipping and Super Mario Odyssey (2017). … 72 hours remain…