Friday Feeling: Brilliant Games That FLOPPED!

Friday Feeling

Most of the time, the games that deserve it receive critical and commercial success and all is well with the world. Hey, sometimes games that aren’t particularly good sell spectacularly well! There are times, though, where truly excellent games are praised to high-heaven… and no bugger buys them. Here are 5…

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Friday Feeling: You Want Indie’s? We Got Indie’s!

Friday Feeling

Indie’s, indie’s, indie’s. Whatever you gaming platform of choice is, there’s a deluge of creative and intriguing indie titles coming your way this year. Here are 5 that we’re keeping our beady eyes on…

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Friday Feeling: Top 5 Franchises That DESERVE Another Go!

Friday Feeling

Some franchises disappear never to be seen or heard from again. Others fall away after a less than well received entry. While the time is right for some gaming series to go the way of the dodo, there are some that need to be brought back into our loving arms. Here’s our top 5 in new Friday Feeling…

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Friday Feeling: 5 Games To Watch In 2015

Friday Feeling

It’s the return (again) of Friday Feeling – your weekly slice of gaming’s past, present and future. This week, Dave takes a look at 5 games that are guaranteed to be leaving a hefty dent in your bank account in 2015. Read on, brave soul!

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Friday Feeling: Villains You May See In Arkham Knight

Friday Feeling

It’s the return of FRIDAY FEELING – hurrah! Possibly. Maybe you don’t really care – hopefully you do, as Dave promises to return to his (in the distant past) regular Friday lists of gaming fun, musings and trivia if you do care. Show him you care, damn you! Ahem. This week, the column looks like the unannounced villains that could be winging (GET IT?!?!) their way into this years Batman: Arkham Knight. Unless it gets delayed. READ ON!

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Friday Feeling: 4 Shocking Games Based On Films or TV

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Licensed games are rarely good. That’s a fact. Some take this too far though. These 5 games will make you wonder why they ever saw the light of day – even worse, some people actually bought these titles. The only reason I can think of is people were smoking a whole lot of crack. It’s FRIDAY FEELING… Continue reading

Friday Feeling: Bring Back The Horror

Friday Feeling

We like a bit of horror here at Low Fat Gaming – be it in video game, TV, film or novel form. We want more of it. Better still, we want a better quality of it, especially when it comes to gaming. There have been some gems over the years – the criminally underrated Call of Cthulu, Silent Hill 2, Eternal Darkness, Condemned, Amnesia – but it’s a genre on the downturn, in arguably the medium that can do horror in the best way. We’re going to explore horror over the next few days (just in time for Christmas!) so, for now, read on as James Paton explains their might be hope just beyond the fog… Continue reading

Friday Feeling: Long Live The JRPG

Friday Feeling

To clear up any potential confusion, this particular piece was concocted as a response to a reader contributed article on the Metro website which claimed that the JRPG genre was effectively dead, and that Square-Enix’s Final Fantasy XV was its only hope for survival. Angered by this, and yet partially supporting this man’s claims, I promptly threw this article together and sent it in, the website never used it. However, with little in the way of context, I still present to you, the death agony of creativity… Continue reading