Steel Boots 2 – Sheffield Divekick Tournament

Well the first Steel Boots tournament was a lot of fun, and this time we doubled the players! Here’s the results ūüôā The tournament format was Double Elmination, best of 3 matches, loser can change character (& gem) after each match loss.   http://challonge.com/steelboots2/module Remy77077 played as: Dr Shoals, Kenny, S-Kill, Markman & The Baz … Continue reading

Steel Boots 1 – 1st Sheffield DiveKick Tournament

Here are the results of the first ever Sheffield Divekick Tournament – Steel Boots 1! ūüėČ The tournament format was Round-Robin,¬† best of 5 matches, loser can change character after each match loss. http://challonge.com/steelboots1/module Remy77077 (Rik Newman) played Dr. Shoals and Kenny Navan Daughn played Kick ineedleladybra played S-Kill  

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‚Äôs 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

Lane Pushers vs MOBAs

The term ‘MOBA’ is one that’s really bugged me recently as I’ve begun trying out a few, what I call, ‘Lane Pusher’ games. MOBA supposedly means “Multiplayer Online Battle Arena” – which to me sounds like it would mean anything where there were two teams of more than 1 a side, all battling online in … 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