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Thoughts on The Beginners Guide

Very rarely I get this feeling when clicking “exit” on a games menu. It’s this comfortable but almost suffocating invisible room that appears around me. All that exists in it are me and the sound of my throat and my blood in my ears. It’s the feeling I get when I know I have just experienced something really important, and need time to figure out why.

Pillars of Eternity: Thoughts from Eora

I’m going to be straight with you. I’m never going to finish Pillars of Eternity in time for a review in the traditional sense to mean anything. That does not mean I don’t have a lot to say about this game. So instead of a review, I’m just going to tell you all what I think about this, quite frankly, sublime game from the 70+ hours I have now played.

The Xbox One Announcement : Microsoft Doubles Down on the Mainstream

To many people, waiting till 3 weeks before E3 to announce their new console seemed like a strange play for Microsoft. Letting Sony have almost 3 months in the spotlight, after a presentation that pleasantly surprised a lot of people with its cohesive message and promising feature set, meant that Microsoft had to come out of the gate strong with this event, ensuring the new Xbox was at the forefront of every gamers minds going into the massive information dump that is E3.

Playstation 4 : The Reveal – Part 2

Much of the press was very impressed by the amount of actual software shown at the press event, most expected nothing at all. So the level of quality and variety shown really made this a powerful console announcement.

In this part of the series on the Playstation 4 announcement we will take a look at the titles that Sony showed at their “meeting”. The title of each game will jump you to the relevant part of the recording of the conference. The videos are all coming from the official Playstation YouTube channel.

Playstation 4 : The Reveal – Part 1

On the 20th February, Sony started the race for your next-gen wallet by announcing the Playstation 4 at an event in New York. There was a lot of apprehension surrounding the announcement, with their Playstation 3 announcement 7 years ago garnering a lot of negative press for the high price and general level of arrogance they showed coming off of the success of PS2.

The Playstation 4 and the Future of Sony

Last Thursday, Sony nonchalantly dropped a video on the EU and US Playstation blog, promising that we would “See the Future” on the 20th February.