Tag: Jarrod Johnston

Gaming In The Middle Kingdom: A Guide To Maintaining Your Hobby In China

At any point in a young adult’s life, ‘escape’ probably crosses their mind after a rough day at the office (or a rough one in the kitchen, as work tends to elude recent college grads). The pull for adventure is strong, especially when a glance at your Facebook wall features some long-lost acquaintance posting pictures of their recent trip to Amsterdam or wherever they were sent for their graduation gift — lucky bastards.


Milanoir Review

Spaghetti Sadness

HIGH Constantly being reminded of Hotline Miami, and those memories of happier times.

LOW Fighting the abysmal controls at every moment of play.

WTF Too much to list.


STAY Review

The Most Intense IM Chat Of My Life

HIGH Worrying about the mental well-being of a videogame character because I had to go to work.

LOW It’s maybe not the best choice for an extremely busy person.

WTF Death due to head being stuck in window.


This Is Not A Review: Football Manager Touch 2018

Welcome to This Is Not A Review. In these articles we discuss general impressions, ideas and thoughts on any given game, but as the title implies, it’s not a review. Instead, it’s an exercise in offering a quick recommendation (or dismissal) after spending enough time to grasp the ideas and gameplay of a thing without necessarily playing it from A to Z.

The subject of this installment: Football Manager Touch 2018, developed by Sports Interactive and published by Sega.