Monthly Archives: October 2010

Great Game Covers #2 – Space Channel 5 (JPN)

The second in my new Game Game Covers series is Space Channel 5, released by Sega for the Dreamcast in 1999. I think all three regions have good covers (good enough for me to now own all of them) but … Continue reading

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Great Game Covers #1 – Sonic Pocket Adventure on the NGPC

I’ve been meaning to start this new series of posts for a while now. It basically is just highlighting what I think is a great videogame cover. There are plenty of excellent games with terrible covers, and lots of arguments … Continue reading

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Sonic 4 – A second complete playthrough

So this afternoon, I sat down and played all the way through Sonic 4 for a second time. This is odd because nowadays I have such a huge pile of games to get through that it is unlikely I’ll reach … Continue reading

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Lifesigns: Hospital Affairs – DS – First Impressions

Rather than save this text up for a full review, I wanted to post my first impressions of this game. There are five chapters in this game and I have only finished one of this so this is only representative … Continue reading

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Photos of grass – San Francisco

I use to love taking photos of grass. Some of my favourites really evoke memories of the place and/or day I took them. I took these in San Francisco in Jan/Feb 2009 whilst I was out in Berkeley for work … Continue reading

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Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 – Xbox 360 (Live Arcade)

16 years later, Sega finally bring us a numbered sequel to Sonic. Finally giving the fans what they’ve been asking for for years – a 2D HD platformer featuring only Sonic. When this was announced I was interested but disappointed … Continue reading

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iPhone games – a synopsis

One of the main reasons I got an iPhone (in late 2009) was to experience the games. And when I first got it, it felt like a revolution. With a huge, high-res screen for a handheld, unique touch and motion … Continue reading

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