Ubisoft, Square Enix and Sony at E3 2018

Monday yielded impressive showings from both Ubisoft & Sony, but Square Enix had an unremarkable day. In fact, I think Square should feel a little embarrassed after their 30 minute 'conference'. Ubisoft and Sony however, had pretty good briefings. Ubisoft's was typically 'Ubisoft'. It had dancing, live music, and a cameo from Nintendo's lovable Shigeru … Continue reading Ubisoft, Square Enix and Sony at E3 2018

Xbox and Bethesda impressed, but not for the reasons I was expecting

There were far too many announcements yesterday for me to give my take on each of them. Instead, I'm going to pick my highlights! Cyberpunk 2077 Super fun teaser trailer. Exactly the right tone for me. It feels like something new. Shame we didn't get a release window, or any hints at the story CD … Continue reading Xbox and Bethesda impressed, but not for the reasons I was expecting

EA Play 2018 gets worse the more you think about it

EA's 'EA Play' 2018 press conference was a dud. Boring. Dull. Uneventful. Predictable. The last 18 months have been incredible for video games, and for the first time in years, EA had nothing to do with it. Unfortunately, it seems they'll continue to miss the party untilĀ  next year. Apart from a handful of touching … Continue reading EA Play 2018 gets worse the more you think about it