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  • The Insane Gaming Spring

    How have we got to this point? It’s the end of the current console generation, the last year in the life of the PS4 and the Xbox One. Yet, we have a bunch of huge games releasing this spring. Games so big we’ve been thinking and waiting for them...
  • Alfred’s Top 10 of the Decade

    It’s me! Still not dead yet. I know I only seem to pop up for these lists now, but I’m working on some stuff again, but that’s for another time! There’s a few different things to talk about here… Could go on about my Top 10 games, or films,...
  • Adam’s Top 10 of the Decade

    As we say hello to the 2020’s I thought I’d share some of my best moments of the decade. A lot has happened, there’s been plenty of ups and downs but across the things covered by Out of Lives most of it was good. Well, most of what I...
  • My favourite games of the decade 2010-2019 – Ben

    It feels like a long decade doesn’t it. Among the ever-expanding movie universes and TV shows, we’ve been treated to some of the best games ever made. The last few years especially producing a lot of top tier experiences. This list features my favourite games (and a whole genre)...
  • Ranking the Gears of War Games

    12 months ago, I’d never played a Gears of War game, but now I’m in love with the series. On the surface it’s a franchise of preposterously-proportioned soldiers and constant brutal violence, and yeah, that is Gears of War. But it’s also more than that. It’s an epic narrative,...
  • Superliminal Review (PC)

    “Hello my name is Dr. Glenn Pierce”, these words echo through the game. Who is he, you ask? He’s the face of the “SomnaSculpt” dream therapy programme, which helps people deal with their problems. You start watching a cheesy commercial to the sounds of Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata. As the...
  • Not Game of the Year 2019

    We’re getting towards the end of 2019 and the inevitable discussions of around Game of the year. We’ll probably talk around this or Game of the Decade on Tanked Up at some point, rounding out the list of games we think others would enjoy and that we want to...
  • No Stealth Please, We’re Jedi: The Missing Mechanic of Jedi: Fallen Order

    Electronic Arts may have acquired the coveted Star Wars licensing deal back in 2013 but it’s only now that we’re reaping the rewards. Two disappointing Battlefront games and a scrapped project from Visceral later, Respawn’s Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has been released and has proven to be a...
  • Rock & Stone! (Deep Rock Galactic)

    It isn’t often that I buy games on a whim. I usually have a mountain of information at my disposal before making a purchase. Even if I haven’t sought it out to begin with, I usually have a good idea about the games I think might interest me. I’m...