• Forgotten Characters of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

    The Marvel Cinematic Universe is something that we’ve all started to take for granted. We get several great films a year and hours upon hours of fun and interesting content on TV with an inter-connectedness that seemingly never gets old and actually aids storytelling. There have been a few...
  • Why Demos Matter

    I’ve always loved a good demo. As a kid I looked forward to a game magazine being published more for the attached demo disk than the articles or features. With a limited library of games as a youngster, a disc full of small slices would open you up to...
  • Characters that deserve stories in Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View

    Star Wars fandom is at peak levels after Star Wars Celebration last weekend with the event not only looking forward to future movies but also looking back on when it all started. 2017 marks the 40th anniversary of the original Star Wars – which would later become known as...
  • 5 Things That Should Happen In House Of Cards Season 5

    Spoilers inbound for House of Cards seasons 1-4. Airing later in the year than usual, Netflix’s political thriller House of Cards will return for a fifth season next month and speculation is everywhere for what the season holds for President Frank Underwood, First Lady Claire Underwood and their multitude...
  • Out of Lives Podcast Episode 76 – “Des2ny” & “2otle War”

    Your regular host Adam is joined once again by Alfred “Can you believe he admitted to being wrong on the internet” Rome and the long absent, but sorely missed Mete “Department Empire Builder” Redif. This week sees the trio chatting about Destiny 2, Total War: Warhammer 2, Mass Effect:...
  • Revisiting Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood

    The following article is not your standard game review. It’ll be informal and tangential and aimed at an audience already fairly familiar with the game in question. Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. The difficult second album. Yeah sure, Assassin’s Creed 2 was the second in the series but it didn’t have...
  • Pokémon still has me on the Go

    I’ve a love, hate relationship with Pokémon Go. On one hand it gives me the nostalgic feeling of the original Pokémon game and is a nice distraction whilst out walking. On the other hand it’s just not good, it’s too random, repeatative and incomplete. So why do I keep...
  • Punch Club Review

    Punch Club, published by Tiny Build and developed by Lazy Bear Games, made its fighting debut on the PC back in January of 2016 but now it has entered a new league and decided to take the belt on consoles now too. Punch Club is a management sim where...
  • Out of Lives Podcast Episode 75 – 24% Action/Adventure

    This week’s Out of Lives Podcast contains a bumper crop of voices! Your host, Adam, is joined by Alfred, Dave & special Guest Jonn… or Bob, we’re never quite sure. TIGA published a report on the state of the UK Game Development Industry, the stupidity of the internet crops...