I’ve updated a thing!

Hey all, I have updated some details on my retro gaming setup page, check it out!

With this I am hoping to start adding more content to this page soon, you’ll also see I’ve added a sweet little Steam profile thing that shows my profile and also a couple of my most recently played games on Steam. Cool, huh? I don’t really play a lot of major titles on Steam right now, but it’s better than nothing and sadly I haven’t seen anything like it for Xbox Live or PSN 🙁

I’ve also disabled user registrations and comments for now as it was giving me trouble and I was getting nothing but spam comments anyway!

Stay tuned for more! Hopefully soon!

UPDATE: I’ve turned on Facebook comments, so let’s see how that works out.

My Awesome 30th Birthday Cake

On the 21st of June, 2015 I turned 30. I may now be considered “old” but I’ll never stop being a gamer and my wife arranged an amazing birthday cake to celebrate the occasion. Check out the photos below…

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As you can see the theme is retro games, from Pong to Donkey Kong and a couple other awesome instantly recognisable classics. Looked great and tasted even better!

What Did I Play Last Week? 29/06/15 Edition

Hey all!

It’s been a busy time lately and I haven’t been posting these updates as much as I’d like, but I’ve been playing a fair bit as you’ll see below…

  • Witcher 3 (PS4) – Absolutely loving this game!
  • Batman Arkham Knight (PS4) – Still not sure how I feel about this game, but I’m still playing it and having a hard time stopping so I must be liking it, right?
  • Yoshi’s Woolly World (Wii U) – Holy crap, cutest game of 2015 right here. Good gameplay too!
  • Devil May Cry (from the HD collection on Xbox 360) – Never played it before, not sure how I feel about it now. I feel it might not have aged well.
  • Ori and the Blind Forest (PC) – Wow, this is a pretty, pretty game and challenging to boot. Really like it.
  • You Must Build a Boat (Android) – Made by the same guy that did 10,000,000, this is incredibly addictive and fun.

Apart from that I’ve added a new chair to my gaming room thanks to my fantastic wife for organising it for my 30th Birthday that I just celebrated earlier in the month.

What Did I Play Last Week? 02/02/15 Edition

Finding it very hard to believe it’s February already and I’ve barely made a dent in the library! Anyway, over the last week I’ve been playing…

  • Puyo Puyo Tetris (PS4) – This game is great, in fact it’s miles better than Ubisoft’s “Ultimate Tetris” or whatever they just put out. Unfortunately this will never see a western release, so it’s import only and all in Japanese. That hasn’t stopped myself and my wife having an absolute blast with it!
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition (PC) – A massive game, chock full of content and story and emotions and all the things! Shame I think I enjoy the multiplayer more than the main game, but I’m plugging away at it!
  • World of Warcraft (PC) – I hit level 60 on my new character… woop woop!
  • Ziggurat (PC) – OMG I love this game, had an awesome run over the weekend and beat my previous best. Very challenging game!
  • Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Ultimate Edition (PC) – Started playing this last year, got up to chapter 3 over the weekend. I will finish this game, one day.
  • Defense Grid 2 (PC) – Awesome sequel to an awesome tower defense game.
  • Meltdown (PC) – Suprising little game I’ve become a bit hooked on, picked it up for less than $2 during a recent sale and it’s fun. Online co-op, heaps of upgrades, gets a little grindy to earn coin but its fun!
  • Escape Goat 2 (PC) – Started playing this. Fun little puzzle game.
  • Watch_Dogs (PC) – Fired this up after I saw a friend selling his copy, I never finished it, but I’ve put about 20 or so hours into it. I’ll get it done, one day.
  • Super Galaxy Squadron (PC) – Cool shmup on steam, didn’t spend heaps of time with it, but its better than others I’ve played.
  • Project Root (PC) – The dev finally fixed the issue with getting this launching on 144hz screens, only up to the 3rd mission but its a cool game. Got me wanting to play the next game on this list…
  • Renegade Ops (PC) – Always loved how this game looked and played, but I’ve never played past the first mission. This all changed over the weekend!
  • Castlevania Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate HD (PC) – 2 Castlevania games in 1 week? Yep!
  • Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel (PC) – I really want to get this finished, always enjoy Borderlands games.
  • Spintires (PC) – Felt like driving through some mud, looks like this has had some updates since I last played. Still stupidly hard.
  • #IDARB (Xbox One) – The crazy potential esports game was released early for Gold members, I checked it out. Would be super fun with a group of people!

Wow… 16 games in 1 week… no wonder I never finish anything!