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 ..
Insomnia 64 – Thoughts and more thoughtsThis is a tough one to write. I have enjoyed Insomnia these past few years, thankfully having been able to get tickets and making the long journey south to the NEC. Insomnia 64 was no different, even though it did feel a bit less active than past years events. However, this is more down to ..
Night Trap – 25th Anniversary ReviewI’m a few weeks behind on this I have to admit, but I have a penchant for playing games that are known to be terrible. I will admit the original Night Trap fits this category loosely as original reviews were pretty mixed when it came out and varied quite widely depending on the console you ..
AKRacing Octane Gaming Chair ReviewAKRacing are one of the world’s premier gaming chair manufacturers – their site even says so! They have been around for several years, and I believe were one of the first racing style, gaming chair manufacturers with very close ties to a number of eSports teams. After much persistence on my part, the team over at ..
Attitude One Tunguska Stereo and 7.1 Headset ReviewAttitude One Tunguska 2.0 and 7.1 Gaming Headset review. You may have already read my reviews of the Attitude One Almaz headset and their Vintorez gaming mouse, but today I am going to take a look at a pair of their gaming headsets, namely the Attitude One Tunguska 2.0 and the Tunguska 7.1, which ..
Dave Plays at Play Expo 2016It’s back baby! Well the wonderful Play Expo has been and gone and in those early words I think I have set the tone for the rest of this write up about one of the UK’s largest gaming events held in Manchester. This was I believe my fourth time attending Play Expo, having attended all ..
Sapphire R9-285 ITX Compact OC Edition – ReviewCompact systems have become increasingly popular over recent years and case manufacturers have only been to happy to oblige users with strikingly designed enclosures to house the hardware. High performance graphics cards have often been a sticking point if you had wanted a truly small system.Nevertheless thanks to improvements in thermal efficiency and design, graphics card manufacturers have ..
Mistel SLEEKER MD870 – ReviewMistel are a company whose products I have had the pleasure of looking at a few times over the past few years. They made their entry into the mechanical keyboard market with the split designed Barocco in both RGB and non-backlit models. They have recently released the Freeboard, which was a standalone NumPad and even more recently released the 10-keyless ..