Author: Adam O'Byrne

A writer/editor who's somehow made a living giving his opinion about things to people. A BA and MA graduate who stumbled his way into part-time journalism along with writing and editing several award-winning short films over the years; Adam loves nothing more than to procrastinate on every project he can by playing video games instead.

Inside 5 Years Later: One of the Best Puzzle Games of All Time?

Back in 2016, PlayDead's Inside was released to understated acclaim. 5 years later, should it be considered among the absolute cream of the crop in regard to puzzle games? The game's originality, accessibility and aesthetics are certainly s...

Cyberpunk 2077 vs. The Witcher 3: An Uneven Contest

When it comes to the inevitable Cyberpunk vs. The Witcher comparison there is only one clear winner. 2015's The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt was inarguably developer CD Projekt Red's greatest success and it now hangs like an albatross around th...

Control and the Progress of Storytelling in Video Games

2019's Control, through its unique visual style and willingness to keep the audience at arm's length in regards to its story, warps the perception of how a video game can tell a tale. Despite being a relatively young medium, it is amazing h...

Remnant: From the Ashes Review: Some Unforgiving Fun (PS4)

Remnant: From The Ashes is a Souls-like Action RPG developed by Gunfire Games and released on Playstation, X-Box and PC back in August 2019 set in a post-apocalyptic, dystopian version of Earth where a strange evil presence known as the Roo...

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