Halo Reach

Format: XBox 360 Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 260 hours Modes of play: TBC Challenge Review:  This is a solid fun challenge game with mainly good checkpointing & fantastic AI that makes even fairly standard FPS encounters more interesting. It’s good in single player and actually better in co-op as finally, … Continue reading

Call of Duty 3

Format: XBox 360 Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 12 hours Modes of play: TBC My thoughts on Call of Duty as a game series. Challenge Review:  As a single player challenge title, it’s a pretty dull standard first person shooter with scripted AI. In addition COD3 has some atrocious voice acting … Continue reading

Call of Duty 4 Modern Warfare

Format: XBox 360 Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 15 hours Modes of play: TBC My thoughts on Call of Duty as a game series. Challenge Review:  As a single player challenge title, it’s a pretty dull standard first person shooter with scripted AI. Competitive Gaming Design Review:  I didn’t really play … Continue reading

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2

Format: XBox 360 Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 78 hours Modes of play: TBC Read my thoughts on Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 as a competitive game here. More on my thoughts on Call of Duty as a game series. Challenge Review:  Whilst the single player parts are pretty dull … Continue reading

Bastion – Review

              Format: PC Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 22 hours Modes of play: Single Player, Online Leaderboards Bastion looks & sounds really pretty and it’s quite novel these days to see an action adventure game from an overhead isometric viewpoint rather than a 3D one. This … Continue reading

Apple Jack 2 – Review

              Format: Xbox Live Indie Games Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 19 hours Modes of play: Single Player Apple Jack 2 is basically another 61 levels of Apple Jack. So there’s not too much to add to my previous review of that as it really … Continue reading

Apple Jack – Review

              Format: Xbox Live Indie Games Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 36 hours Modes of play: Single Player Apple Jack is a fantastic platform game with great puzzle elements. It’s emphasis varies greatly from level to level, however it’s generally more on the platforming ‘execution’ side … Continue reading

Half-Life 2 – Review

      Format: PC Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 30 hours * (* unknown exactly how much of this was active time, as I frequently left the game on pause & in the background a lot more than usual) Modes of play: Single Player Half-Life 2 has all the flaws of … Continue reading

Half-Life – Review

      Format: PC Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 29 hours * (* unknown exactly how much of this was active time, as I frequently left the game on pause & in the background a lot more than usual) Modes of play: Single Player I’ve written quite a bit about … Continue reading

Thomas Was Alone – Review

      Format: PC Reviewer: Remy77077 Approximate Time Spent playing at time of writing: 5 hours Modes of play: Single Player This is another puzzle-platformer style single player game. It’s immediately comparable to lots of it’s contempories – VVVVVV and Apple Jack were the two games it reminded me most of, except Thomas Was Alone … Continue reading