Monthly Archives: July 2012

ETERNAL JOURNEY – NEW ATLANTIS Collector’s Edition


by ALAWAR GAMES; Five.bn ALAWAR; BIG FISH GAMES Jud’s Game Rating: Graphics: *****  Player participation (PP) *****  Satisfaction Factor (SF) ***** Frustration Factor (FF) Nil   Fair Play (FP) *****   Tedium Factor (TF) Nil WOW!!! Travel from the deepest trenches of the Atlantic … Continue reading

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SCI FI & FANTASY GAMES


I want to say from the outset that there is a real crossover between SCiFi and Fantasy Games.  You may find therefore that some of the games I have put into this Category lean towards Fantasy, but also contain definite … Continue reading

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ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS in PC GAMES


My mate, Pete Davison wrote this great blog about Achievements intruding into gameplay.  He finished it with this statement: “My favourite implementation of achievements in a narrative-based game? Deadly Premonition, which rewarded you with one achievement per completed chapter, one … Continue reading

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SURFACE – MYSTERY OF ANOTHER WORLD Collector’s Edition


by ELEPHANT GAMES; BIG FISH GAMES Jud’s Game Rating: Graphics: *****  Player participation (PP) *****  Satisfaction Factor (SF) ***** Frustration Factor (FF) *   Fair Play (FP) ****   Tedium Factor (TF) * FANTASTIC! What a monumental game!  Epic is the word.  … Continue reading

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SEVERE INCIDENT – CARGO FLIGHT 821


by reeL TEN GAMES; BIG FISH GAMES Jud’s Game Rating: Graphics: *****  Player participation (PP) ****  Satisfaction Factor (SF) **** Frustration Factor (FF) **  Fair Play (FP) ****   Tedium Factor (TF) ** EXCELLENT Make your escape from an uncharted, beautiful and deadly … Continue reading

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