FFXIV: Version 5.5 Update

It’s hard to think that this time last year I had all but quit playing Final Fantasy XIV. A lot has changed since then, and I’m not just talking about the game itself. For starters, my wife has recently started playing again after an almost eight year hiatus. In fact, so has my son! But …
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Review: Resident Evil (Remake)

Wow! It’s been over a month since my last game review and what a month it’s been! Aside from the normal craziness that comes with the Christmas season, here in the US we’ve also been dealing with the aftermath of the presidential election as well as a rise in pandemic cases. As a result, with …
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FFXIV: Version 5.4 Update

Wow. It’s been a while since I’ve talked in detail about Final Fantasy XIV. I suppose that’s because I took a year off from the game! I know, that’s pretty hard to believe. Ever since the original launch of FFXIV 1.0, I’ve been an avid player. But after nine years of consistent playing, both the …
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Check Up: No Man’s Sky (3.0 Origins Update)

It has been nearly a year since I last posted an update for No Man’s Sky. That’s because it has taken that long for the developers to drop a new version. And boy, is this a big one! No Man’s Sky version 3.0 (aka: Origins) is finally available and there’s plenty of changes in store …
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Review: Fall Guys – Ultimate Knockout

I’m taking a break from the retro gaming to check out one of the hottest games in recent history. If you follow gaming at all, you’ve probably heard of Fall Guys. It’s a colorful, silly-looking battle royale game modeled after those ridiculous Japanese Game shows – and it’s taken the world by storm. When I …
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Review: Bloodstained – Curse of the Moon 2

By now, everyone has heard of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night. I posted a review for the modern day Castlevania clone a little over a year ago. And despite a somewhat rough launch, the game was largely successful. Like many, I fully expected that sooner of later we’d receive news of a Bloodstained sequel. Much …
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Review: Final Fantasy VII Remake

Final Fantasy VII Remake. After years of waiting, it is finally here! These days, many classic games are seeing remastered versions and re-releases. Naturally, most of these are welcomed by fans. But often enough, these remasters seem to come out of left-field. This game, however, is a title that fans have begged and pleaded for. …
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Review: Shenmue III

How is everyone holding up? I hope all of my readers are fighting against this Covid-19 crisis by staying healthy and staying home. We are certainly living through an unprecedented event and during times like these it’s often hard to see the light at the end of the tunnel. For me, I’ve been hiding out …
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Review: Doom 64

This is a review I didn’t think I’d ever get the chance to write. But thanks to the recent release of Doom Eternal, Id Software has re-released the most elusive entry in the Doom franchise; Doom 64. As many of you know, Doom is one of my favorite retro PC games. I spent countless hours …
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Check Up: No Man’s Sky (2.0 Beyond Update)

It has all led up to this! Whether you’ve been a loyal No Man’s Sky player since the beginning or if you’ve been sitting on the fence waiting to see just what the devs could deliver, this is the update for you. Back when No Man’s Sky was launched was in 2016, it was met …
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