22 Jul 2019
Articles, Films

Alien Day 2019

If you’re not sure why, here’s the explanation: in Aliens, the planet that the majority of the action takes place on is known as LV-426 – and, using US date formatting, April 26th is 426. It’s that simple! What does it mean to me though?…

3.0
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REVIEW: Awesome Pea

There’s a cutesy retro look to Awesome Pea that somewhat belies its nature as a super-tough, unforgiving platformer. With the default graphical settings making the game look like a monochrome Game Boy game, albeit with a distorted CRT filter (the CRT filter can be removed,…

3.5
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REVIEW: Box Align

Sometimes, puzzle games can be a little too complicated for their own good; layering on not just mechanics but also overly complicated menus or design elements. There’s a very pleasing minimalism to Box Align, a puzzle game by QUByte Interactive. Upon starting the game, you’re…

3.0
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REVIEW: Godly Corp

Immediately coming across as the unholy alliance of HP Lovecraft, hilarious tentacle-‘em-up Octodad and brilliant VR hit Job Simulator, Godly Corp asks a simple question: ‘What if Cthulhu had a job in an office?’ The answer plays out in a very unpredictable and – somewhat…