Adam Thomas

Adam is a Writer, Editor & Podcaster here at Out of Lives. He casts a wide net across popular culture with video games & anime, in particular, featuring heavily in his work for the site. Hailing from a town just outside Glasgow, this Scotsman can usually be found roaming the Northern Realms on The Path or behind the wheel of a Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket Powered Battle-Car.
  • Reading Rush Review

    So, you think you know the alphabet. You think you know which letters come where. You think that if presented with a series of letters you’d be able to select them in chronological order. You think that you can do that easily while being attacked by a tiny 8-bit...
  • Free 2 Destiny

    Since Destiny 2 went (mostly) free to play last week, I’ve played quite a bit of it. It’s a bold plan from Bungie since their split from publisher Activision to make basically their entire game free to play with only the latest expansion’s content still behind the paywall. Time...
  • Football Drama

    I’ve been struggling with Football Drama. It’s a small indie title by Open Lab Games, released on Steam, iOS & Android. The premise is an interesting one. It’s a satirical take on Football management inspired by the vast amounts of literature on the subject and the narratives that come...
  • Out of Rupees – Name That Pokémon!

    Join Francis & Andy as they dissect Septembers Nintendo Direct. All of the news, reviewed by the Out of Rupees crew. Pokémon, Overwatch, Fire Emblem, Super Smash Bros. Doom 64 and more! ***hosted by outoflives.net***...
  • Forget Metal-Head, It’s The Bloody Jetpacks!

    I finally got around to The City That Never Sleeps set of DLC packs for Spider-Man (PS4). I’ve written about Spider-Man before, as have a few of my friends here at Out of Lives in the year or so since it was first released. However, now I’ve completed the...
  • Rocket League at Dreamhack Montreal (2019)

    Dreamhack Pro Circuit took place last weekend in Montreal, Canada. A Rocket League LAN tournament with a selection of the best teams from across the world competing to become champions. One of a few such tournaments held around the world throughout the year but it’s the first one I’ve...
  • 26 – The Healthiest Podcast on Earth

    It’s Episode 26 of the Rattle On Podcast with your usual duo of Alfred & Adam. On this episode, Alfred drops a ball, Adam barely mentions the pinnacle achievement of his life – getting the Platinum Trophy for The Witcher 3, there’s a question about music, Red-Shirt Strategies and...
  • The Agony Of 1v1 in Rocket League

    So, the new competitive Season has started for Rocket League. In the last season, Season 11, I finally managed to achieve my Diamond Season Rank reward for the first time. The ranks – Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum, Diamond, Champion & Grand Champion – are as competitive as ever. In...
  • Out of Rupees – Post E3 2019 Breakdown

    Francis, Lucy & Andy take you through all the Nintendo news from this years E3. This episode features absolutely no technical hitches whatsoever… none… What. So. Ever.  ...