Mixed feelings about the endings to Far Cry 3

Unexpected purchase alert.


This weekend I completed Far Cry 3 (and so this post will contain spoilers). The random game purchase I picked-up in February has given me more than 38 hours (according to Raptr data) of enjoyment with a mixture of frustration here and there. It led me to question a particular event involving Jason’s friend Keith and why it wasn’t explored further. Continue reading


The plight of Keith in Far Cry 3

What lurks beneath...

What lurks beneath…

There will be spoilers in this post about Far Cry 3, so if you don’t want anything from the story ruined – please stop reading this post. Continue reading

Did Dishonored deserve its Best Game BAFTA?



Last night was (as some of you may know) the BAFTA Games Awards and you may know that Dishonored walked away with best game in 2013. The other nominees had been Far Cry 3FIFA 13Journey, Mass Effect 3 and The Walking Dead. While Journey walked away with the most awards, overall, and Far Cry 3 won best action game and The Walking Dead got its teeth into story and best mobile/handheld… I’m not sure about Dishonored‘s win. Continue reading

Random game purchase of the moment: Far Cry 3

Unexpected purchase alert.

Unexpected purchase alert.

I ended up buying Far Cry 3 (for Xbox 360) on Saturday. It was due to podcast pressure. Between Idle Thumbs and Oh No! Video Games! – which I’ve started listening to this past month (I started about three episodes back from the ones that were then current) – I couldn’t escape the chatter on FC3. Continue reading