Gaming is a form of entertainment, a hobby, a story, a way to communicate, a way to spend time with friends and for some, a profession. For those that choose to invest their time in gaming and those that really believe gaming offers them a form of escapism, it is a powerful medium that gives people something to care about. Continue reading The State of Gaming – June 2020
It’s a new year and if there’s one thing we here at Casual Heroes Gaming will continue to do, it’s gaming! The start of a new year, a new decade in this case, brings a lot of excitement for the gaming year ahead, and 2020 is going to be epic! Continue reading Happy New Year – now let’s get gaming
It’s December. Yes, that’s right, the time has predictably come around again when we all get excited about the festive season and spend far too long playing games as the nights draw in and it’s too cold to go to the pub (or to a different social place depending on your age…). Continue reading The Festive Season of Gaming Begins!
Will physical game stores still exist in the future? Continue reading Is the age of physical game shops dead?
The gaming industry has grown to become one of the world’s most popular entertainment mediums and has become a multi-billion dollar industry. It’s also an incredibly versatile and accessible form of entertainment with so many different ways to engage with games. Continue reading Gaming got cool – Let’s celebrate by playing games!
Accessories is a massive topic and we’re bound to write more about them from individual categories to thoughts about a specific brand or bit of gear. For the rest of this blog, I’m just going to highlight some of the accessories and peripherals that I particularly love and enjoy as part of the wider gaming culture, starting with RGB! Continue reading Gaming accessories – a great part of the culture
Above all, what I really love about the active escapism that comes with gaming is the opportunity to be somewhere completely different, mythical, scary, unrealistic, beautiful, all from the comfort of your home. Continue reading Gaming: Active Escapism
If you like your gaming and don’t already have a decent headset, I can’t stress enough the difference it made for me in terms of both enjoyment and how I played the game. Continue reading Why you should buy a decent gaming headset
We’re Gold! But how long for? It turns out Season 11 isn’t likely to end until September! So we’ve got plenty of time, and maybe, just maybe, we’re on the road to Platinum? Continue reading Rocket League – The Road to Gold (Part V)
I recently went on holiday – it was nice, it got me away from work and it got me away from gaming. I’ve been gaming a lot recently, and that’s fine and all as I enjoy it and it’s a good stress buster sometimes, but sometimes I also need a break from gaming. Continue reading For better or worse – a week without gaming