Category Archives: Game

A game entry rather than a blog post.

Codename Eagle

Categories: 1000, 1999, First Person Shooter, Game, Multiplayer, PC

Patchy predecessor to Battlefield – the barely working multiplayer formed the blueprint for Dice’s long-running series.


Categories: 1000, 2004, Game, PC, Sandbox

Classic sandbox game, an open-ended game of block building that bears an uncanny resemblance to lego.

Ni No Kuni: Lair Of The White Witch

Categories: 1000, 2010, DS, Game, PS3, RPG

Lavish RPG set to a storyline and visual style from legendary animators at Studio Ghibli

Mark Of The Ninja

Categories: 1000, 2012, Game, Linux, Mac, PC, Xbox 360 Tags:

Action game with strong stealth elements and compelling visual style

Nectaris (AKA Military Madness)

Categories: 1000, 1989, Game, PC Engine, Strategy

Hex-based futuristic wargame, a pioneering strategy title for home consoles.


Categories: 1000, 2001, Game, PC, RPG Tags: , ,

Cult classic RPG, a wacky science fiction adventure with a mish-mash of eclectic experiences..

Art Style: Light Trax

Categories: 2010, Game, Wii

Based on earlier game Bit:Generations Dotstream (2006), this is a bizarre minimalist retro-aesthetic line-racing game.

Battalion Wars

Categories: 1000, 2005, Game, Gamecube, Real-time Strategy

A sequel of sorts to Advance Wars, tackling the difficulties of a real-time strategy game on consoles with a colourful action-heavy approach.