Category: Buying Guides

In this section I talk about buying guides: useful tips for buying online or locally to help you build up your gaming collection. I also like to talk about gaming related items I have bought in various places. For example: online, at charity shops, car boot sales, pawn shops.

New to PlayStation 4

5 games to play if you are new to PlayStation 4

The PlayStation 4 The PlayStation 4 is such an amazing console. It shows just how far we’ve come since the days of the original incarnation, the PlayStation 1. What’s more, to date it has sold more than 70 million units worldwide; quite the achievement. If you are thinking about buying...

5 Games to play if you like Kingdom Hearts

5 games to play if you like Kingdom Hearts

With the release of the highly anticipated game Kingdom Hearts 3 only a week away, there may be those of you who are itching to play it. Having recently become reacquainted with Kingdom Hearts, I am definitely one of those people. Waiting patiently for a game to release can be...

PS Store Ireland - Best Deals January

Playstation Store Ireland January 2019 – Best Deals

Every time I read on Twitter about games on sale on the Playstation store I am immediately excited. That is until I click on the link and am directed to the American store and then re-directed to the European (Ireland) store which doesn’t feature that amazing price. Having had some...

PS Vita Starter Pack

PS Vita games console starter pack

Having recently purchased a PS Vita, I was struck by the amount of console variations and accessories that are available. I had to do my research before committing to a console to make sure I got the one I wanted. With this in mind I have decided to start a...

NNGMonth - What I learned

No New Games Month – What I’ve Learned

Is it just me or has this month been incredibly long? Maybe it’s just me. Anyway, today marks the end of my No New Games Month (NNGMonth) challenge and I feel.. enlightened I guess you could say. This challenge has been great fun to do, despite the challenges, and I...

My first 24 Hours with the Pokémon Go Plus

If you have been following my Instagram and Twitter feeds over the last day or so, you’ll know that I have just acquired the Pokémon Go Plus. This device is used in conjunction with the Pokémon Go app and it allows you to passively play the game (i.e. without using...

NNGMonth

No New Games Month – 1 Week In

If you have read my recent blog post Gamer Challenge – No New Games Month or if you follow me on Instagram / Twitter you will know that I am in the midst of a gaming challenge that I have set for myself. The name of this challenge is NNGMonth...

Gamer Challenge - No New Games Month

Gamer Challenge – No New Games Month

Those of you that have been following my Instagram feed will know that I enjoy collecting video games. Over the last number of months alone my collection has grown a lot, with the result that my gaming backlog has significantly increased. The pile of games just stares at me every...