Author: Gavin Mannion

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 21 May 2015

So anyone who’s been following this site and me personally for any amount of time would know that I am an absolutely massive Liverpool Football Club fan. I’ve been a fan since the very first time I watched Ian Rush and John Barnes knock the ball around way back in the 80’s.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 20 May 2015

Suffice to say EA is not the favourite company of many gamers who feel the company exists purely to increase profits. And the best way for the company to do that, says many, is to ship sub-par games and then ruthlessly release crap DLC while slashing head counts.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 20 May 2015

DLC (Downloadable Content) has become synonymous with having to actually fork out extra cash instead of just getting nice, free updates.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 19 May 2015

There has been a lot of criticism of the gaming industry in the past year from how our games aren’t inclusive or diverse enough to how the industry is corrupt from the developers all the way past journalists and to the retailers even.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 15 May 2015

Cliff Bleszinski, the ex Gears of War/Jazz Jackrabbit supremo, has started his own studio called Bosskey studios and we know he is currently working on a free to play shooter but that's pretty much all we really know so far.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 13 May 2015

Back when I was growing up, and the dinosaurs were roaming the earth, there was a huge fight between Pro Evolution Soccer and EA’s FIFA series to see which was the better football simulator.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 13 May 2015

Black Ops 3 has already been confirmed and we know that they are going to be releasing more information about the game at E3 next month. We can also pretty much guarantee that Treyarch will be adding their typical zombie mode into the game.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 12 May 2015

The Activision marketing machine has already started for Black Ops 3 which is a real surprise to me. Over the past 4 years you could almost predict to the day when new things about a Call of Duty game were going to be released but this year it’s so much more exciting as they have thrown out the marketing plan and appear to be winging it.

Posted by Gavin Mannion - 07 May 2015

Apparently CS:GO is a big thing in South Africa -  like the biggest online game in the country which I find quite extraordinary as it gets very little coverage and even when we talk about it there is little traction.