Gaming

We are gaming nuts. From retro to virtual reality, we bring you the latest insights and news.

Google Stadia: Which Games Will Launch In Ireland?

google stadia games for launch
The ultimate democratisation of gaming is here. Google Stadia will remove the need for games consoles, with Google hoping to do for gaming what Netflix did for movie rentals. Or perhaps, did to movie rentals. Serverside gaming means it doesn't matter what gear you have. All you need is a controller and a Chromecast along with a decent internet...

Google Stadia Will Launch in Ireland This November

google stadia irish launch
Time for some exciting gaming news. Google Stadia is officially launching later this year and even better still, it's coming to Ireland. Here's everything you need to know about the ultimate democratisation of gaming. What is Google Stadia? To be totally honest, I can see Google Stadia being the end of console gaming. The best way to describe Stadia is to...

F1 Manager Review: A Stupidly Addicitive F1 Management Game

f1 manager review
Back in the Eddie Jordan and Eddie Irvine days of Formula One, EA Sports released a cracking management game. You controlled every aspect of the team from part development, hiring drivers and bringing in sponsors. Many hours I lost to it. Unfortunately, F1 management sims are a niche interest and there hasn't been a follow-up. Until now. F1 has...

Google Stadia: Gaming Is About To Change Forever

google stadia irish launch
I enjoy spending some time on my games console when I have a couple of hours free. I'll admit, as I get older finding that time is more difficult. So, when I turn on my console only to find there's an hour's worth of updates, I get a little annoyed.https://twitter.com/martinmeany/status/1092525465632473088

Anthem – Game Review

Anthem only needed a couple of things to go right to be a success and at a glance, it's one of the most highly polished titles we've seen from one of the biggest developers in the world. It's a deceptive game in the sense that from the moment you see the world, it's characters and scenery you're...

eSports for Dummies: Seriously, They’re Proper Sports

Yup eSports are now officially a thing! Think back a couple years, the notion of a professional gamer was somewhat laughable, yet now they are one of the biggest growing "sports" with online viewing number growing by the day, so luckily we have put together our eSports for dummies guide!Traditionally, eSport games have been dominated by team based 3D...

PlayStation Classic Review: A Rushed Return to a Classic

sony playstation classic review
There's some beautiful irony here. I'm just back from Sony's launch of the PlayStation Classic in Dublin. I was going to settle in for a night of Battlefield V before the damn Xbox One informed me that it needed an update. PlayStation never had that problem right? Anyway, the Japanese gaming giant, Sony, has indeed brought us the PlayStation...

Football Manager 2019 Review

I love Football Manager, it's by far my favourite game on the planet so strap in as I give a totally unbiased review for this years annual update. That's right, Football Manager 2019 is here and better than ever before. So it's time to throw on your finest suit, sit in the corner of the room listening to the...

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Review: Everything You Need to Know

It's becoming harder and harder to ignore the fact that the gaming industry is going through some form of boom with epic titles like Fifa 19, Spider-man and Red Dead Redemption all hitting the shelves around the same time. Now it's time to add another title to that ever growing list of top games to play this Winter. Over...

The Amazing Spider-man: Possibly the Best ps4 Game This Year?

Spider-man, Spider-man...I can do whatever a Spider-man can, with my PlayStation 4 control and that's enough to keep me happy. At its core, Insomniac Games’ new adventure strives to make you feel like Spider-Man and it delivers in spades! From the moment the initial screen loaded to the story line ending credits, this game had me hooked in a...