2019: The Gaming Impasse

We seem to be at a checkmate of sorts within the gaming community. The once-prevalent buzz of anticipation that surrounded new releases, technologies and projects has dwindled in the new year. Gaming technologies have peaked; gamers and consumers alike await an almost inconceivable new generation – only realised through rumours and leaked patents of future…

The Simpsons: Hit & Run, The Remaster We Deserve?

Nostalgia is a wonderful thing. One thing I’m sure of, however, is that The Simpsons: Hit & Run (2003) was a masterpiece. Rose-tinted perspective or not, that game was ahead of its time. The family-friendly Grand Theft Auto III-inspired game was originally available on the PS2, Xbox, GameCube, and PC. The narrative follows the Simpsons and their…

New Year, New Goals

Instead of reflecting on a rather quiet, uneventful, year on The Raving Gecko, I’m going to simply look ahead to the future.

One Week In: Red Dead Redemption 2 (Spoiler Free)

After pre-ordering Red Dead Redemption 2 half an hour before release, you could say that I’m new to the hype. Since experiencing the wild, untamed environment and exhilarating gameplay, after only one week, I’m 100% on board.

Return of the Gecko

To mark the start of a new month, I’ve given The Raving Gecko a much-needed makeover.