Any of us who owns a smart phone or a tablet these days is very likely to have at least one game on the device we’re happy to while away some time with. These games tend to be easy to … Continue reading The Detrimental Effect of Daily Log-In Rewards
Nintendo’s first app Miitomo has been out for a couple of weeks now, bringing to our devices a new and somewhat bizarre social network to while away those spare moments of the day. Yet be that as it may, the … Continue reading The Social Ghost Town: Miitomo
We’ve all had that drive to start learning a new language every now and again, and thankfully the internet has made the tools to start with more accessible than ever. Thus in come programs such as Duolingo, launched in 2011, … Continue reading Duolingo: Language Learning in a Gaming Framework
The Final Fantasy name is one synonymous with the JRPG genre, after its string of successes from the late 80s through the 90s. However the general murmur at the moment is that the modern series has lost its edge, dividing … Continue reading Are the Final Fantasy Classics Undermining the Modern Series?
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