Throwing it all away

Listeners of Episode 016: First Blood will recall I that I recently had to dig through a load of old crap whilst clearing out our house before it’s sold. As well as a barely used snowboard, boxes of Christmas cards we’ve bizarrely kept and number of clothes we *might* wear again was a tonne of old…

Rewind: The ol’ Vic-20

Listeners of Episode 013: Kojima’s Rainbow will recall that the new Rewind section – a look back at the great and good of video-games gone by – featured the Commodore Vic-20. It was my first games machine and only worked properly about one in five attempts, which makes me thankful for the progress made in hardware reliability. This…

Sh*teBox

We covered a lot of terrible, terrible games on Episode 014, but FightBox (PS2) is easily the stinkiest of the lot. Behold the majesty of a game that nobody wanted, based on a TV show that, erm, nobody wanted…