first person shooters

15 12, 2021

Is Operation Body Count really one of the worst boomer shooters ever?

By |2021-12-16T11:04:35+00:00December 15th, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Is Operation Body Count really one of the worst boomer shooters ever?

Regular readers will hopefully know me by now; I’m someone who is generally willing to give even games with the absolute worst reputation a chance to shine. And in a surprising number of cases, I’ve found things to love in games that are supposedly “the worst” in their respective genre. So when I saw Capstone [...]

28 09, 2021

10 of the best boomer shooters

By |2021-09-28T23:39:33+01:00September 28th, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on 10 of the best boomer shooters

We all love a list, so every Tuesday we’re posting one, on a variety of retro-themed topics! Feel free to share your own favourites down below — and let us know what other lists you’d like to see on future Tuesdays! As a gentleman of a certain age, I take great umbrage with some classic [...]

23 08, 2021

Quake Enhanced is one of the most respectful remasters ever

By |2021-08-23T17:55:30+01:00August 23rd, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Quake Enhanced is one of the most respectful remasters ever

Bethesda dropped a nice surprise on everyone recently: a remastered version of id Software’s 1996 classic first-person shooter, Quake. And, unlike their Doom rereleases from a while back, which were an absolute mess on launch, Quake Enhanced, as the new version is called, looks set to be a benchmark for how this sort of thing [...]

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