George Cheese

June 16, 2018

The Remake Dilemma

I hope that the Resident Evil 2 remake carries the spirit of its former self. I’m looking forward to visiting Raccoon City for the first time. But I’ll carry that nagging sense in the back of my mind that what I’m playing is a different experience to those who played it in 1998, hiding under their duvets.
March 4, 2018

Anime Ichiban: George’s Top 10 Moments in ‘Dragon Ball’ (Part 2)

In part one, we ended on the moment of Vegeta’s redemption. With part two, we'll start at the beginning of his path to enlightenment.
February 4, 2018

Anime Ichiban: George’s Top 10 Moments in ‘Dragon Ball’ (Part 1)

With Dragon Ball FighterZ’s successful launch and awesome gameplay, I figured it was about the right time to take a look at some of the franchise’s most iconic scenes and sequences.
January 15, 2018

Top 10 Games with Staff Writer, George Cheese

I firmly believe that people's favorite games are those they play in their teenage and early adult years, and, well, that's where I'm at now.
January 14, 2018

Where the Shrakh are the ‘Middle-earth’ Nemesis System Rip-Offs?

The Nemesis System is a simple, effective method of adding value to sandbox video games.
November 15, 2017

‘Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds’ is More of a Good Thing

And if you never tried Horizon Zero Dawn around its release, due to the influx of great titles released in the February-April period, now is the perfect time to pick it up.
November 1, 2017

‘Ghost of Tsushima’: How Sucker Punch Can Make Their Best Game

If Sucker Punch can get these elements right, Ghost of Tsushima could be the best game the developer has ever made.
October 28, 2017
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Android Dreams: ‘NieR Automata’ and the Human (S)oul in Visual Storytelling and Design

flowers for m(A)chines NieR Automata is a lot of things. Stripped of artistic value, it is a highly pleasing and utterly polished action game that is a joy to play. Even without the playful genre-mashing that helped define both Automata and its predecessor, the minute-to-minute exploration-combat flow is intrinsically satisfying. […]
October 22, 2017

Anime Adaptations: Why Does Hollywood Always Fail?

Anime adaptations have a sordid history in Hollywood’s production studios. Death Note is the latest property to get adapted by the US. A seminal anime I first devoured in my teenage years, I watched the Netflix take on the much-loved property with both amusement and dread. What the heck had […]
October 17, 2017

‘The Solus Project’ Is A Sturdy Vessel, Lost In Space

The Solus Project is a linear exploration game, with simple crafting and survival mechanics to add another level of game-play to what is, for the most part, a walking simulator.