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  • The Wii U Launched One Year Late

    Originally published 03 March 2017 The Nintendo Wii U is a console of missed opportunity. It has been widely discussed at this point why the console never reached the levels of success it could have. Poor marketing, a bad choice of name leading to confusion, a lack of 3rd...
  • ‘Logan’ The Review

    Guest Writer Jack Gash drops by to review Logan, the latest movie in the wolverine franchise. Want to write for us? email the team at outoflivespod@gmail.com for more information!   “Logan” is the latest entry into Fox’s long running X-Men series and is the final portrayal of Hugh Jackman...
  • 5 Games I NEED To Get Physical With On The Nintendo Switch

    Originally posted by Allan Rafferty It’s only weeks to go until the Nintendo Switch is released and whilst I am excited about a brand new Legend of Zelda game to sink my teeth into, other features have also captured my imagination. Most of all the joy controllers. With the...
  • For Honor Beta Impressions

    Originally posted by Alex Ashcroft For Honor, created by Epic Games and published by Ubisoft Montreal, is a Medieval action fighting game which pits 3 factions against each other in a bid to decide who is cooler; Knights, Vikings or Samurai. Perhaps unsurprisingly, they can’t agree. The Open Beta...
  • Hands On with The Nintendo Switch

    Guest Writer Jamie Martin had a chance to get his hands on Nintendos latest handheld/console hybrid, but did it live up to his expectations? Yesterday I was given the chance to go hands-on with NIntendo’s latest hardware offering, the Switch. This was a big moment for me. Anyone who...
  • 5 Games That Don’t Need Gritty Film Adaptations

    Originally posted by Joe McCarthy Back in September last year, news broke that Firewatch was receiving a film adaptation. For those of you that haven’t played Firewatch, and you really should, it is probably best described as story driven-mystery-first person-adventure game. The game focuses on Henry, a middle-aged man...
  • Fishing for whales and what it has to do with the F2P model

    Guest Writer Dan Maloney joins us today to talk about whales… he probably thinks we’re a nature website… With every free to play game, the developer or publisher know full well that the average consumer will play it without spending a cent. They know for many of us, spending...
  • Why you should watch Braindead

    Originally posted by Matthew Stanton Let’s get this out of the way first, Braindead is weird. One part political thriller, one part science fiction and one part quirky satirical comedy. It’s one of those shows that I discovered entirely by accident yet ended up being one of my favorite...
  • Out Of Joe’s Mind – A Unity Developers Diary

    First of all, I would like to thank outoflives.net for the opportunity to work with them on my content, this is my first week with the site and I’m looking forward to settling into my new home and getting to know the other contributors. Anyway, this week’s progress has been...