05th Sep2023

RETRO-spective: 3DO Interactive Multiplayer

by Chris Thomas

The 3D0 REAL interactive Multiplayer was a piece of technology that was way ahead of its time but also arrived dead on arrival. Let me explain. The 3DO Company lacked the resources or experience in manufacturing their console, so they licensed the design for other companies to manufacture. This meant that the price of the […]

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17th Jan2022

RETRO-spective: A 2022 look back at the Atari Jaguar

by Chris Thomas

It is Christmas 1993. The Atari brand is a dumpster fire. The age of the 16 Bit games machine, dominated by Sega and Nintendo is coming to an end and Atari think that their 64-bit Jaguar is positioned to take over. In the age of the Bit Wars, where more bits MUST mean a console […]

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03rd Jan2022

RETRO-spective Review: ‘The Next Three Days’

by James Smith

Stars: Russell Crowe, Elizabeth Banks, Brian Dennehy, Lennie James, Olivia Wilde, Ty Simpkins | Written and Directed by Paul Haggis The Next Three Days is an intriguing movie that featured Russell Crowe who also starred in Unhinged. It is a story with no bad guys for the audience to root against. This is a rare […]

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10th Sep2021

RETRO-spective: ‘Tales of Xillia’ Review

by Xenia Grounds

After Tales of Graces F, the next game chronologically was Tales of Xillia which was mostly released to celebrate a landmark for the series. Tales of Xillia was made for the 15th anniversary of the franchise. As a result, there are a lot of touches to the stories that came before it but the question […]

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19th Aug2021

RETRO-spective: ‘Tales of Graces F’ Review

by Xenia Grounds

With Tales of Arise coming out later this year, I thought it would be good to revisit some of the Tales games that I’ve gotten to experience in the lead-up to it. Even though I am a lifelong JRPG fan, I didn’t start my Tales journey until 2012 and the first one I ever played […]

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28th Apr2020

RETRO-spective: Resident Evil 4

by Xenia Grounds

With the release of Resident Evil 3 Remake, I was debating which game in the series to talk about for a retrospective. It was between Resident Evil 4 and RE Remake for a while. Then I heard the rumours floating around about Resident Evil 4 being the next game in the series to get the […]

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