Lara Croft: The Price of Reinvention

                               It hasn’t always been smooth raiding for Lara Croft over the years; her more recent entries in the Tomb Raider series ranging from mediocre to downright poor. This is until the simply titled Tomb Raider was released in 2013 and reinvented our heroine entirely, giving us a stellar action-adventure game to play and not to mention being heralded as one of the greatest video games of the last console generation. The game managed to stand out because for the first time in the series we could … Continue reading Lara Croft: The Price of Reinvention

The Simpsons Tapped Out: The Definitive Simpsons Video Game

The Simpsons have never been strangers to video games, appearing on almost every console and handheld during their ongoing 25 year syndication. As the show has evolved the games have changed from Bart Simpson’s adventure games, to parodies of established formulas like Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater and Grand Theft Auto and onto the grand outing in The Simpsons Game. However in recent years the family have been pretty quiet on the video game front, TV and movie tie-ins aren’t so popular today as they once were; “serious” gaming has not been kind to The Simpsons. Then the app craze hit … Continue reading The Simpsons Tapped Out: The Definitive Simpsons Video Game