Author: Gavin Mannion

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 12 Sep 2014

I’m your average stereotypical gamer, I work mainly in an office and have definitely packed on more than a few pounds since getting married and becoming a father. I have my own excuses for that but facts are facts; I seriously need to work out.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 12 Sep 2014

Destiny was released a few days ago and seeing that the game is so reliant on being populated by other people no media in the world received advanced copies. So here we sit a full 3 days later and there are only 8 Metacritic affiliated sites who have posted reviews yet.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 10 Sep 2014

Phil Fish, the infamous developer of indie game Fez and for being a loud-mouthed critic of everything that doesn’t enrich himself, is rumoured to be under investigation by the FBI on charges of racketeering.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 09 Sep 2014

We’re days away from FIFA 15 but as part of our welcome pack into the Xbox One we also received a copy of FIFA 14 for the console so we have slapped together a mini review for you.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 09 Sep 2014

Yes it’s finally here, the day we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived. Destiny was released this morning and you can virtually hear the entirety of Activision and Bungie's staff holding their collective breaths to see how the game is received.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 08 Sep 2014

Ryse was a launch title for the Xbox One when it was released in certain territories last year; there was a lot of expectation placed on Ryse’s shoulders and in the end the critics were pretty harsh on the Roman warrior title from Crytek.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 29 Aug 2014

So are you the biggest Call of Duty fan on the planet and have an insatiable desire to own every single piece of Call of Duty software ever launched? Or have you never played a single game and believe you need to buy everything to catch up before Advanced Warfare is released?

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 27 Aug 2014

In the entertainment world so strongly ruled by the conservative Americans it’s nice to see Japan striding out alone and creating entertainment that not only ignores clothing and logic, but also social values and good acting.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 26 Aug 2014

So after many PC issues and downloads I finally got into the beta for the new World of Warcraft expansion, Warlords of Draenor. I dove in to find out what the world of Draenor held for me after the surprisingly addictive experience Mists of Pandaria.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 25 Aug 2014

By Llewellyn CrossleyI realised the other day, with a great amount of shock, that I was bored with my games. All of them. Usually I’d just weather the storm until the next awesome title releases, play it and be back on track and happy with my hobby that is gaming. This time however something seems different and it worries me.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 22 Aug 2014

A couple of days back indie developer Adam Saltsman tweeted out that he wanted his followers to remind him never to allow TotalBiscuit or any other dismissive reviewer to ever review his games.