Author: David Dodgson

David has been playing games since he got hooked on Bombjack and California Games as a kid. Having moved on from joystick waggling, he now enjoys survival adventures, interactive stories, and all things indie.

‘Better Together’ Update Enables Minecraft Cross-Platform Play

Minecraft has announced the ‘Better Together’ update for the Windows 10, Xbox, mobile, and VR versions of the game on its official website. The update enables the long-awaited cross-platfo...Read More

Secret Golf Game Discovered on Nintendo Switch

A hidden version of Nintendo’s 1984 game Golf has been found in the code of the Switch. The presence of the game was uncovered by fan site Switch Brew, which specialises in analysing the code an...Read More

Divinity: Original Sin II Review

Divinity: Original Sin II is the sequel to Larian Studio’s 2014 RPG hit. Having been funded by an incredibly successful Kickstarter campaign and reaching its initial goal in a matter of hours, the gam...Read More

9.5 Amazing

Hit for Six – Games with ‘Good Learning Principles’

For many around the world, early September means back to school. Back to school means cutting back on time for gaming and returning to the daily grind of study, probably accompanied by reminders from ...Read More

The Escapists 2 Review

The Escapists 2 is a deceptive game. The premise is straightforward – you are a prison inmate looking to set yourself free by any means necessary. The retro graphics, reminiscent of Team17’s Amiga-era...Read More

8 Great

Ken Follet’s The Pillars of the Earth Book 1: From the Ashes Review

Developers Daedalic Entertainment are best known for the Deponia series, an offbeat comedic adventure, so I was curious to see how they would handle the transition to more serious subject matter in a ...Read More

7.5 Good

Hit for Six -RPG Maker Games

I have a gaming confession to make – I have a growing passion for RPG Maker games (this is, of course, a niche interest and nothing to do with an ageing laptop or a stingy games budget!) And I’m not a...Read More

Ubisoft Announces Assassin’s Creed/Final Fantasy Collaboration

Ubisoft made minds race and pulses stop today with the following headline on Ubiblog: “Assassin’s Creed and Final Fantasy XV Collaboration Revealed at Gamescom” A quick look at the replies to the anno...Read More

New Trailer and Release Date for GTA Online: Smuggler’s Run

A new trailer and content details for the next GTA Online update, Smuggler’s Run, have been announced on rockstargames.com. Unlike the original Smuggler’s Run (one of Rockstar’s early PS2 releases) an...Read More