Before starting I would like to thank Arctic for jinxing the British weather, not even a day after receiving the Arctic British Breeze the warm weather that we were experiencing here oop north disappeared and it decided to pour down with rain. Brilliant! Finally though the weather has finally taken a turn for the better ..
Dave Plays at EGX 2016Back, bigger and better. EGX was held once again at the Birmingham NEC over the week and weekend of the 22nd of September. I was lucky enough to be in attendance for the last of those days; the 25th of September. So here’s my “review” of the event. I headed on down to EGX with ..
Play Expo 2014 ThoughtsIf you click the image above you will be taken to the gallery of images I took. So Play Expo 2014 was last weekend and I attended as a member of the press (sweet right). This year I went down with good friend Dan Le Vannais from CCL and a few other good ..
Goat Simulator ReviewThere is a noticeable trend for stupid games, or joke games. One of the most recent additions to the ever growing list of these games is Goat Simulator, a game where as the name suggests you get to play as a goat. Coffee Stain studios the team behind the game themselves even say the game ..
Dave Goes to RCVGM2 “Video Game Boogaloo”Leeds played host to the Retro Collect Video Game Market today, an event now in its second year, and an event that had almost everything a retro gamer could want. I was able to attend this year so here’s a quick roundup of the event and what it was like. I was on my own ..
Cooler Master NovaTouch TKL ReviewIt’s been a long time pestering Cooler Master, but I have finally got my hands on a Nova Touch to take a look at. A different take on the mechanical keyboard trend in effect at the moment. It features hybrid capacitive switches from Topre, rather than Cherry MX or other clone switches. They offer a ..
GAMDIAS HERMES M1 – Gaming Keyboard ReviewIt’s been a while since my last review but GAMDIAS were kind enough to provide me with one of their HERMES M1 gaming keyboards to have a look at. This rounds off my GAMDIAS reviews for a while so I will start by saying thanks to them for sending everything they did. The Hermes M1 ..
Driving Games That Were Ahead of Their TimeNo one can deny that the 90s were definitory for the games we play today. But it is very likely few developers expected that the ideas that emerged then, in the era of arcade games and low-graphics, would still be going strong now. Games like Need for Speed, Gran Turismo, or even Mario Kart all ..