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Gaming Reviews from an Elder PC Gamer. I've got no time for poor quality games!


Thoughts about the newest Humble Drop and Historical Listing (up to August 2022)

8 Aug 2022 2 minute read 0 comments bengy

  The AscentHot Wheels UnleashedA Plague Tale: InnocenceGas Station SimulatorIn Sound MindMind ScannersEmily is Away

Thoughts about the newest Humble Drop and Historical Listing (up to July 2022)

13 Jul 2022 2 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Another month, another Humble Bundle drop. Although these games contribute to my horrific backlog of shame, I do find that there are always interesting games that I will want to claim to play in the future (sometimes near, but more often far...)....

ARRRRGH, No no no....

11 Jul 2022 4 minute read 1 comment bengy

  I'm a nerd... I love my electronics and my devices... and I take pretty damn good care of them (unlike my wife and kids...). Anyway, My beloved XMG Fusion 15 had been playing up for a while... with the boot SSD being undetected at BIOS, which me...

Desk Job (Steam Deck Game Review)

28 Jun 2022 5 minute read 0 comments bengy

  In my Steam Deck unboxing and powering-up, I mentioned how I was a bit disappointed that the Steam team had missed out an opportunity to build a tutorial/intro for the Steam Deck set in the beloved Portal Universe. After all, Cave Johnson and A...

Steam Deck (First Impressions)

17 Jun 2022 6 minute read 0 comments bengy

  I've now had a week and a bit to put the Steam Deck through its paces whilst travelling and also while at home... and I have to say, in general... I'm pretty damn impressed! It isn't the perfect package yet, but the benefits far outweigh the dis...

Thoughts about the newest Humble Drop and Historical Listing (up to June 2022)

8 Jun 2022 3 minute read 0 comments bengy

  STAR WARS™: SquadronsPhoenix Point: Year One EditionCall of the SeaGamedecPumpkin JackSiege Survival: Gloria VictisI Am FishSUPERHOT: MIND CONTROL DELETE Oh wow, this is perhaps one of the best looking Humble Bundle drops in quite some time! It...

My New Toy Finally Arrived!

6 Jun 2022 6 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Oh boy... I have been waiting for this little package for quite some time. It was the reason that I held off switching my Steam home location to Australia for so long... The Steam Deck would be launching in Europe... but Australia's launch date...

Cyberpunk 2077: Final Thoughts

25 May 2022 6 minute read 0 comments bengy

Cyberpunk   Phew... after about 75 hours put into Cyberpunk 2077 in the last half year, I've finally completed the storyline mission and had time to think and reflect on the epic journey that was CD Projekt RED's somewhat flawed masterpiece. So...

Stargate: TimeKeepers (NERD-OUT!)

16 May 2022 3 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Oh my gosh! I just read about the in-the-pipeline game from Slitherine... Stargate: Timekeepers. I've been such a huge nerd out fan of the Stargate universe... from the movies to the TV shows, I LOVED LOVED LOVED it soooo much. I sort of kinda...

Thoughts about the newest Humble Drop and Historical Listing (up to May 2022)

4 May 2022 3 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Planet ZooSpongebob Squarepants: Battle for Bikini BottomCommand and Conquer Remastered CollectionSpellcaster UniversitySurviving the AftermathIf Found...Genesis NoirEmbr It has been a little while since I've been so happy to see an Humble Bundl...