Author: Adam White

Sea of Thieves

A loud thunderous bang rings in my ears. The waves push the ship from side to side and water splashed onto the deck. I hear the bell ringing and look up as a cannonball drops towards me. I rush under the deck to prepare to prepare the inevitable damage. When I emerge back up there are pirates boarding my ship and there is a loud bang with a flashing light right in front of my face. After playing games developed by Rare, This latest installment reminds me of the hundreds of hours I spent on Banjo & Kazooie. The...

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The Darwin Project

The deep snow freezes my legs as I trudge forwards. I find a cabin and make a fire to warm up before I head out again. Then the director says: “Nuke in North West zone. 40 Seconds.” I run as fast as I can running past the trees. An arrow flies at my head and out of nowhere another contestant swings his axe at me. I fall back and as I hit the snow I see a large mushroom cloud emerge above the trees. The Darwin Project is a game preview title and hasn’t been out long. However, it...

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Tomb Raider Definitive Edition

Red lights flash and a deafening siren rings as the boat is chucked from side to side. Water crashes through the open door sending the sliding down the hallway. The water starts to rise and I can not escape. I climb up to a window and try to smash it. The water fills the room and I scream with my last breath. The Tomb Raider is born in this instalment of the series. It is Lara Croft’s origin story and it balances story, character progression and action perfectly to create a thoroughly enjoyable game. Lara starts off very reluctant...

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Citadel: Forged With Fire Review

The light shines through the trees and there is an opening up ahead. I walk towards it and a deer runs towards me. Then a dragon emerges and opens its mouth. I fly up just as the flames fill the forest floor. I dash back through the forest flying between the trees as the dragon chases. I see my house up ahead. I turn to see where the dragon is and the fire consumes me. A fantasy style sandbox game with many different elements that make it a joy to play. It is very similar to survival style games...

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The Count Lucanor

The candlelight is the only source of light in the dark forest. I stumble around trying to find a way back home. Why did I leave? As I walk across some stepping stones across a river I hear deep breathing and it gets louder the further I go. Then there is a noise behind me. I start to run but it is fast. I turn and White shining teeth come at me. You play as Hans, a 10-year-old child who embarks on an adventure in search of riches. His father has left to go to war and his mother...

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