A Gaming Year in Review 2018

“From a legitimate artistic exhibition that showcased the talents of the development teams and the political maturity games software finds itself charting, to a return visit to one of my favourite global stores and concluding with a behemoth release that in truth continues to both impress and frustrate in equal measures.” Continue reading A Gaming Year in Review 2018

On Tour With Assassin’s Creed Syndicate: The Tower of London to Tower Bridge

“For those familiar with the world of Syndicate the Tower is a location accessible when you have passed through the Temporal Glitch depositing your chosen protagonist before Tower Bridge in its glory to the East and the Tower itself to the North. Whilst the predominant majority of the games historical time frame is set around the Victorian era of Queen Victoria, this portion of the narrative is set around the First World War creating a slightly different atmosphere and character of the city, on the surface at the very least.” Continue reading On Tour With Assassin’s Creed Syndicate: The Tower of London to Tower Bridge

Drew’s 10 Movie Composer’s list

 I was a little hesitant to join in on another bout of list making. Even in formulating the list I found myself asking “why bother?”. I have my preferences for movie music, plenty of them in fact. Also, the prospect of whittling that expanse down to ten elite picks was alluring in it’s challenge. Still the ennui endured. Was this not just another link in a long chain of pointless exercises and endeavours serving only to silence the creak of the spinning wheel that is my grey, pedestrian life? How does this list represent progress for me, for anyone? It … Continue reading Drew’s 10 Movie Composer’s list

Nate’s 10 Favourite Movie Themes

It has been a while since I wrote anything on this page, mainly due to the fact that I have been writing other things and the demands of life have become more intense as of late. That said, I was compelled to participate in this little exercise, initiated by the great mind of Charles (I’m sure he was the first human being to ever think of doing a top ten list of this kind, so it’s only right to give him the recognition he deserves). As he posted recently, a few of us from the ATB camp have decided to … Continue reading Nate’s 10 Favourite Movie Themes

10 Composers, 10 Great Movie Themes

“A wealth and abundance of riches, choosing a single piece from this composer whose scores are as renowned as the worlds he brings to life in his compositions was daunting prospect. A number of his tracks have had a different impact on me as I have grown up and become aware of the impact he alone has had on the cultural resonance.” Continue reading 10 Composers, 10 Great Movie Themes