Metro Exodus Review

The third survival shooter game in the Metro series, Metro Exodus shakes up the formula a bit and takes you out of the Metro tunnels of Moscow into some more open and varied environments. Long term fans of the series (including myself) were a little sceptical about how this change might affect the feel of the game; fortunately much of…

Posted: March 3rd, 2019
Categories: video games, reviews

Honor Play Review

Despite being a bit of a smartphone nerd and regularly researching the latest releases, the last time I changed my phone was 2-and-a-half years ago when I purchased the OnePlus 3. I’ve always preferred stock (or at least near stock) Android, so I’ve stepped a little outside my comfort zone here by buying the latest release from Huawei’s sub-brand Honor:…

Posted: October 7th, 2018
Categories: mobile, reviews, tech, life

Returning to Dreadnought: a Re-review

Dreadnought is a free-to-play flight combat game where, instead of piloting nimble fighter planes, you’re put in the captain’s seat of enormous space ships, letting you live out your fantasies of being at the helm of the Starship Enterprise or Battlestar Galactica. I last played and reviewed Dreadnought during the Closed Beta; the game has since undergone two…

Posted: May 27th, 2018
Categories: video games, reviews

Horizon Zero Dawn Review

From developer Guerilla Games, best known for the linear sci-fi shooter series Killzone, comes the beautiful and polished open world of Horizon Zero Dawn. It’s a refreshing change of pace these days to see a game development company step out of its comfort zone, as it comes with considerable risk, but I’m certainly glad they did, as Horizon Zero Dawn

Posted: March 25th, 2017
Categories: video games, reviews

OnePlus 3 Review

Chinese startup OnePlus has really made a name for itself over the past couple of years. The OnePlus One set the bar very high, as it took everyone by surprise by offering flagship specs in a phone that cost so little. They also quickly became known for their dreaded invite-only system, which was a good way to manage demand so…

Posted: June 18th, 2016
Categories: mobile, reviews, tech