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  • Geek Out Weakly 3 – Ben and Aadil Face the Music

    This weak Ben and Aadil wax nostalgic about the first two movies (and the cartoon!) before getting into their feelings about the latest entry in the series, 2020s Bill and Ted Face the Music. Theme song by captiveportalmusic, under the CC ShareAlike license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/)....
  • Bugsnax Review

    Our new reviewer Conor got to spend some time on Snacktooth Island to bring us his review of Bugsnax, the latest game from the creators of Octodad, Young Horses.  We all remember the ps5 reveal live stream right? We saw that brand new console? The big console itself, the...
  • Windbound

    Okay, so, it’s time for me to finally write down my thoughts on Windbound. I can only apologise for this taking so long to come along. Windbound is a survival game where you control a character who has to: build herself a boat, navigate and survive various islands collecting...
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    Neversong Review (PlayStation 4)

    Neversong is another spooky adventure-platformer from the brilliant mind of Thomas Brush, and if you have played Pinstripe (which I reviewed 2 years ago) you already know what to expect. Neversong has a cute art style that you wouldn’t be surprised to see in a children’s storybook, but here...
  • Studio Ghibli Review (Part 6)

    Tales From Earthsea & From Up On Poppy Hill   This is part 6 of a series of reviews, looking at Studio Ghibli’s films, you can find Parts 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 which look at Hayao Miyazaki’s and Yoshifumi Kondō’s directed films, by clicking on the hyperlinks....
  • Summer In Mara Streamed Review and Discussion

    Ben takes a walk through Summer In Mara, with Aadil in tow. He shows off the basics whilst Aadil asks the important questions. From ChiBig – Koa has an entire island to care for and a whole ocean to explore in the farming adventure Summer in Mara. A colourful...
  • Maneater Review

    After just short of thirty hours playing this game, and reaching 100% completion, I put the controller down and started to reflect on the experience I just had. Maneater fills a void in gaming I did not know I had. Starting off innocuous enough with a humble faux documentary...
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    The Surge 2: The Kraken DLC Review (PlayStation 4)

    The Kraken is The Surge 2’s first DLC package, and this self-contained tale takes place on the washed-up VBS Krakow. The Krakow is a retired airship carrier that has been repurposed as a post-war American utopia, except by the time you board the retrofitted military vessel it has been...
  • Studio Ghibli Review (Part 5)

    Howl’s Moving Castle, Ponyo & The Wind Rises   This is Part 5 of Adam’s series reviewing the films of Studio Ghibli. You can find Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 & Part 4 by using the hyperlinks.   Hayao Miyazaki’s films for Studio Ghibli are each so different...