Category Archives: PC

Big Game Hunter: Deus Ex, Conspiracy and Invisible War

Completing a trilogy of sorts… Recently I blogged about my acquisition of Deus Ex: Invisible War for the Xbox.  At that time I thought it was the only console Deus Ex game, and that if I ever wanted to play … Continue reading

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Commodore 64 Week Comes to a Close

All good things… If you haven’t seen the end of the C64 game for Lethal Weapon then the above screenshot may be considered a spoiler!  I had a lot of fun looking back on the games I enjoyed on my … Continue reading

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The Games of Commodore 64 Week: Epyx ‘Games’

Light it up! With the popularity of Activision’s Decathlete and the Konami’s Track n Field, Epyx took what was out there and ramped it up into what would be one of the hallmarks of C64 games by creating Summer Games.  … Continue reading

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The Games of Commodore 64 Week: Wizard

When platformers were king…there was Wilfred the Wizard! When thinking of games to feature on this Commodore 64 week, one of the games that immediately jumps out at me as a uniquely C64 experience is Electronic Arts (yes THAT Electronic … Continue reading

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The Games of Commodore 64 Week: Zak McKracken

Look out Maniac, its Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders! Maniac Mansion left such an impression on me in my youth that I craved more games like it.  Games with adventure, mystery, and comedy. Fortunately LucasArts delivered in dynamic fashion … Continue reading

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Commodore 64 Week

While others had Atari or Nintendo…we had a C64! According to the internets and as per C64 uber-fan Glen McNamee, the first week of August is now Commodore 64 Week!  To me this is a time when gamers who were … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Halo 2 for PC

“There are those who said this day would never come…” Warrior – Complete the game on Normal difficulty                                        Gamerscore = 100   Unlocked on 29/07/2011 Inspired by the announcement of Halo Anniversary this Fall I decided that I wanted to complete … Continue reading

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