Posts by Martin Toney

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    I Reinstalled The Witcher 3 And I Regret Nothing

    It’s an unfortunate reality that over-saturation is a very real thing. We sometimes pour ourselves into our hobbies, and can quickly find ourselves up to our necks in questlines, missions, material grinding, and more. It’s this onslaught of opportunity that leads to a player “burning out” in a game, despite going in with the goal…

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    Axiom Verge: An Unintended Switch Masterpiece

    The Metroidvania genre has been explored quite thoroughly across the years, with new games being released at a near constant pace, all fighting to be the Metroidvania game of the moment. We’ve had exceptional examples of Metroidvania done right, like Hollow Knight, Guacamelee 1 & 2, Steamworld Dig 1 & 2, the list goes on…

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    GBN-Base Gundam Out of Box Review

    Typically, when I’m getting ready to review something, I try and avoid hearing to many different opinions about it before I go into it. Well, I consider this to be a learning experience, because post-review I decided to do a bit of digging on this kit and it seems as though a lot of other…

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    Beyond the Canon: The Legend of Zelda [Part One]

      Welcome to Beyond the Canon, our mini-series that will be taking you through the most prominent entries in the officially licensed Legend of Zelda manga adaptation! These stories delve into the world-famous video game series and tell their tales in a new way, with more character development and world building than ever before. You…

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    The Need To Know – Devil May Cry 2

    The Quick Version Devil May Cry 2 is a third-person action adventure game with a focus on sword and gunplay that serves as a direct sequel, to the events of Devil May Cry 1. Dante and Lucia, a demon turned demon hunter, fight against a manipulative man by the name of Arius who wishes to…

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    Splinter Cell: Looking Into the Shadows

      Splinter Cell is a long-running series of stealth action video games that are developed primarily by Ubisoft’s various studios. Most of the time, it was Ubisoft Montreal and Ubisoft Milan who were the most notable factors in development, but there’s much more behind the scenes than that. And while the development of the games…

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    Nier: Automata World Guide – An Examination

      I’m a fan of many things and some of those things happen to exist in a perfect venn diagram of ever expanding merchandise opportunities. Video games, and artbooks. It should then come as no surprise to anyone that I immediately ordered the Nier: Automata World Guide the very moment it was available. I spend…