comment, Movies, Video games

UPDATED BONUS LIFE VERSION!!! – GAME OVER MAN, GAME OVER – thoughts on the sorry state of the video game to film adaptation

I reposted this a year ago and it is time for an update following the release of Warcraft. Continue reading

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FPS, Next gen, Online multiplayer, PS4, RPG, Video games

AN END, OR A BEGINNING? – GAME REVIEW, DESTINY

Almost two weeks after launch (the world servers were ‘switched on’ on the 9th of September) Bungie’s new videogame Destiny has already racked up some impressive numbers. Publisher Activision claims the launch as among the most successful ever, with sales of $325 million. Developer Bungie has been using their website and the games nifty little companion mobile app to keep fans up to date on progress stats: 100 million hours played in the first week; a billion player deaths in The Crucible (Destiny’s PvP mode); average player game session 3 hours, 4 if it’s the weekend… and so on. Continue reading

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