Category: Games

Game Completion 2021 #4 – Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game

Platform: Switch Developer: Ubisoft Publisher: Ubisoft Still my favourite side-scrolling beat ’em up of all time, which I’ll talk more about on the next N-Focus episode.

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Game Completion 2021 #3 – Assassin’s Creed: Rogue

Platform: Switch Developer: Ubisoft Publisher: Ubisoft I spent the first third of Assassin’s Creed: Rogue feeling like it was merely Black Flag DLC. Yet, as Shay Cormac’s story escalated the more its own identity came to the fore, and the

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Game Completion 2021 #2 – Freedom Cry (Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag DLC)

Platform: Switch Developer: Ubisoft Publisher: Ubisoft Will talk about this when the N-Focus podcast returns later this January. The short version? Meaningful themes served in a non-meaningful and way. Also included the Aveline DLC in this completion as it was

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Game Completion 2021 #1 – Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag

Platform: Switch Developer: Ubisoft Publisher: Ubisoft I stopped playing the Assassin’s Creed series after hitting the mandatory tower defence section in the early stages of Revelations. At the time that felt a huge shame as its precursor, Brotherhood, was easily

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Game Completion 2020 #73 – Shady Part of Me

Platform: Switch Developer: Douze Dixiemes Publisher: Focus Home Interactive A dark, thoughtful but always enjoyable puzzle-platformer. I’ll talk about it more in depth on a future episode of the N-Focus Podcast.

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Game Completion 2020 #72 – Burnout Paradise Remastered

Platform: PS5 Developer: Criterion Publisher: EA A terrifically varied open-world racer.

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Game Completion 2020 #71 – DiRT 5

Platform: PS5 Developer: Codemasters Publisher: Codemasters With the exception of Sprint Car races, DiRT 5 is a beautiful, enjoyable racer that’s elevated massively by the DualSense’s haptics. Unfortunately, it’s also a little buggy, including regular software crashes and trophies that

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Game Completion 2020 #70 – Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales

Platform: PS5 Developer: Insomniac Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment More of the same but prettier, smoother and shorter (not a complaint). Miles is a great Spidey, and I loved that this was set at Christmas. ‘Tis the season and all that.

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Game Completion 2020 #69 – Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War

Platform: PS5 Developer: Treyarch and Raven Software Publisher: Activision Decided to give this a go for two reasons. Firstly, the Modern Warfare reboot was pretty decent and did interesting things in regards to its subject matter, especially on the idea

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Game Completion 2020 #68 – Astro’s Playroom

Platform: PS5 Developer: SIE Japan Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Low key one of the of the best games of the year and a delightful run through the history of Sony’s PlayStation.

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