Interview with Justin Amirkhani (Vagabond Dog)

First off, tell me about yourself? And Vagabond Dog? Vagabond Dog is a small game studio from Canada. I'm the Creative Director at the company, which means I force my opinions on everyone else and make sure the games follow a core vision. What advice would you give to someone trying to do what you … Continue reading Interview with Justin Amirkhani (Vagabond Dog)

Game Review: The Godfather 2

This is one of those games that wasn’t critically praised but still made it onto my list of personal favourites. Being honest though, that wasn’t always the case, when I first bought myself a copy I played it for a few hours and just couldn’t get into it, I gave up and just didn’t return … Continue reading Game Review: The Godfather 2

Game Review: The Dog Island

The Dog Island is an adventure roleplaying game which was developed by Yuke’s and published by Ubisoft and released for the Wii and PS2 in 2008. The main story follows a dog (who you get to name, and to an extent design) who goes off on an adventure to discover a special plant which will … Continue reading Game Review: The Dog Island

The PlayStation 2 – The Perfect Video Game Console, 20 Years Later

It is hard to believe that the best selling console of all time is almost 20 years old and still stands the test of time as one of the greatest consoles ever produced. With over 150 million units sold globally in its life and a library of 3500+ games, the PlayStation 2 is renowned as … Continue reading The PlayStation 2 – The Perfect Video Game Console, 20 Years Later

Game Review: Always Sometimes Monsters

Always Sometimes Monsters is a masterpiece of a game that I’ve enjoyed on both the PC and my mobile device, and while both experiences have been a little different it can’t be denied that it was a tremendous experience either way. Anyway, some basic information about the game, it was released for the PC on … Continue reading Game Review: Always Sometimes Monsters

Game Review: Resonance

Resonance was released on June 19th 2012 and even today it’s still one of my favourite games, it was developed by XII Games and Published by Wadjet Eye Games, who actually developed another awesome game I’ve reviewed called Emerald City Confidential and you can check out that review here. Resonance is a third person point … Continue reading Game Review: Resonance

Game Review: Roommates

Roommates is a Ren'Py based visual novel and dating/romance game from Winter Wolves, a game developer, I was lucky enough in fact to get an interview with Celso Riva the person behind Winter Wolves and Roommates which you can check out here. Anyway, Roommates, as I said up top is a visual novel, it was … Continue reading Game Review: Roommates

Interview with Celso Riva (Winter Wolves/Roommates)

First off, tell me about yourself? And how you got into game designing? My name is Celso Riva and I'm 45 years old indie developer from Italy. I got into game design/coding when I was about 16-17, then went to work for a small local gaming company (was around 1994-95). Then around 2003-04 I discovered … Continue reading Interview with Celso Riva (Winter Wolves/Roommates)

Game Review: Don’t Take It Personally, Babe, It Just Ain’t Your Story

I was eager to play this game after playing Digital: A Love Story (and if you want to check out my review of that then click here) a previous game by Christine Love, and one that was both her breakout game, and to which this game was considered a "a spiritual sequel of sorts” because … Continue reading Game Review: Don’t Take It Personally, Babe, It Just Ain’t Your Story

Game Review: Digital: A Love Story

So I first played this game back in 2012, which by then already made it an older game, but even if I’d played it today I still feel I’d have enjoyed it. It is by no means perfect but even though it was relatively brief, it was nonetheless a rich piece of gaming that I … Continue reading Game Review: Digital: A Love Story

Interview with Christine Love (Love Conquers All Games)

First off, tell me about yourself? and for those unfamiliar with you can you tell me a little about the type of work you do? I'm Christine Love, the co-founder of Love Conquers All Games. The sorts of games we make tend to be a little different every time—for example, in the past we made … Continue reading Interview with Christine Love (Love Conquers All Games)

Game Review: Hot Tin Roof – The Cat That Wore a Fedora

Hot Tin Roof: The Cat That Wore a Fedora is an adventure platformer which was released on the 20th February 2015 by indie developer and publisher Glass Bottom Games. I was actually lucky enough to get an interview with the designer Megan Fox and you can check that out here. So before I move onto … Continue reading Game Review: Hot Tin Roof – The Cat That Wore a Fedora

Interview with Megan Fox (Hot Tin Roof: The Cat That Wore a Fedora)

First off tell me about yourself and about Glass Bottom Games? Glass Bottom Games is the studio I founded back when LEGO Universe shuttered, which is about 8 years ago now. I'd been working in games for 6 years prior to that, and I was a senior graphics programmer. Now I'm do everything person. I … Continue reading Interview with Megan Fox (Hot Tin Roof: The Cat That Wore a Fedora)

Interview with Dave Gilbert (Emerald City Confidential)

First off, tell me about yourself? Hi! I’m Dave Gilbert, head of Wadjet Eye Games. I’m 42 years old, live in Brooklyn with my wife and kid, and have been a full-time indie dev since 2006. What games do you remember most from your childhood, and do you feel they influence/influenced how you make games? … Continue reading Interview with Dave Gilbert (Emerald City Confidential)

Game Review: Emerald City Confidential

Emerald City Confidential is a truly spectacular game Developed by Wadjet Eye Games (who also developed Resonance) and Published by PlayFirst, on February 19th 2009. I was lucky enough to get an Interview with Dave Gilbert, the designer behind the game, so if you want to find out a little more about him and Emerald … Continue reading Game Review: Emerald City Confidential