Game Accessibility Standard – A Review Visual

Game Accessibility Standard – A Review Visual

Example of visual checklist for accessibility reviews As per my last post, I wanted to upload an example image of how reviewers can cover key points within a game that doesn’t necessarily require experience with the disabilities in question. Try to remember that all of this is to aid the reader to see if there [...]

Secret of Mana – Why I’m excited about the remake.

Secret of Mana – Why I’m excited about the remake.

In August 1993, the game was released initially as Seiken Densetsu 2 in Japan on the Super Famicom (SNES) but sold outside Japan as Secret of Mana. Now, as of 2017 Square Enix is has decided to remake the beloved series which will be released in North America on February 15, 2018. Earlier this summer, a Mana collection containing three pillars [...]

Animal Crossing : Pocket Camp Review

Animal Crossing : Pocket Camp Review

Animal Crossing has always had the same appeal to me as the Harvest Moon series. It's like good comfort food; it's regular, consistent and expected. There are no surprises and satisfies a need that I have of getting lost for a few hours doing meaningful tasks in a world that is not my own. This [...]

A Dumb Phone in 2017 – LG B470

A Dumb Phone in 2017 – LG B470

When I was planning on myself and Splinters honeymoon this year, there was something that I was adamant about, and that was that I was going to be as tech-free as possible. I was not going to take my smartphone with me (at least, not my daily driver) and I was going to take a [...]

Xbox One X Revealed : E3 2017 [Noobist.com]

Xbox One X Revealed : E3 2017 [Noobist.com]

Originally Posted on Noobist.com What we learned from Microsofts E3 2017 presentation was the unveiling of the Xbox One X. Formerly known as Project Scorpio. Needless to say, Microsoft's offering has them coming out of the gate swinging! The specs on this hardware are nothing short of impressive:  8-core Custom AMD CPU  it is clocked at [...]