Final Fantasy XV Review

It’s pretty well known to those who have known me for a while that I am not a fan of the Final Fantasy series generally. Sure, I like the older titles, who doesn’t? But I feel that the series peaked at IX. Which is a full two games after the one everyone loves. I fact …

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PS4 Pro and PS4 Slim – The real reason to be excited… and no it isn’t the 4K.

They've been announced. They've been revealed. And is it just me or do the new PS4 models look a little bit underwhelming? These are bits of tech that are going to push console gaming to a level it's not been anywhere near before, and it's not being sold as a new generation but rather an …

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Telltale Game of Thrones Season 1

Well shit.... is there anything that Telltale don't get a license for that they cant turn to gold? I mean Game of Thrones is a goldmine to begin with but this series, which revolves around the small Forrester Family of Ironwrath is so absorbing and immersive that it gets the exact same emotional responses as …

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No Man’s Sky

I have been excited for this game for 5 years. 5 long years. That's how long Hello Games have kept me waiting for their magnum opus. And in my opinions it was worth every moment of the wait. This games launch though has been divisive as fuck. A lot of gamers, and critics, have blasted …

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Pokken Tournament review

Hi, I’m Archer’s wife, a casual gamer (some PC games, mostly my Nintendo DS, and sometimes the Wii U when I can have it) and lover of Pokemon. This is my first review for Archer’s Asylum, and I’m excited to share my thoughts on Pokken Tournament! Pokken Tournament is pretty much Tekken meets Pokemon. You …

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The Horror!

Bloody, gory, tense.... Horror is probably the oldest form of storytelling. Scary stories have been passed down in different methods since Humans first learned to bang the rocks together. Sure, now the method in which they're spread is faster than telling them in the ever evolving method of oral storytelling. Wed have tumblr, we have …

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The Fatigue Has Set In

Dear Readers, I have failed you. I am sorry. I have gaming fatigue. There is nothing being released in the rest of this year that piques my interest aside from No Man's Sky if I'm completely honest. It happens to me once every 18 months or so. Hopefully I'll be able to get some new …

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