Written by Alex Maidment (nSanity Beach) November 2020 was the most hyped I’ve been about gaming for a good few years, and for a good reason – it marked the release of a new generation of games consoles, and the first time in my life I could actually afford a day one console. Unfortunately, that’s where the hype and excitement ended. Having spent 8 months … Continue reading 2021 – A better year for gaming
After one week, the Xbox Series X has already changed the way I play, bringing back the thrill of gaming – but, it’s also made me realise that patience will be needed to see what the new console is really capable of! Continue reading A Week With The Xbox Series X
Written by Alex Maidment (nSanity Beach) At the time of writing, I have only had a couple of hours using and playing on the Xbox Series X, so this really is a “first” impressions piece and no doubt I’ll follow up with further thoughts as I get more use out of it. This is also my first day one console, so these impressions really are … Continue reading 5 First Impressions of The Xbox Series X
Written by Alex Maidment (nSanity Beach) On the 22nd September, I had a day off work. It turned out to be a lucky timed day off as it coincided with the pre-order for the Xbox Series X|S. With pre-orders going live at 08:00am, I got various tabs prepared on my laptop the night before. I went for the Microsoft store, Game and Amazon. At 07:30, … Continue reading Launch Day: The Xbox Series X
It’s been a long time since I’ve had that giddy feeling – the same feeling you’d get as a child in the week leading up to Christmas – the hype and the excitement for the Xbox Series X is real! Continue reading Xbox Series X – The Excitement Is Real!
We turn our attention to the September pre-orders for Sony’s Playstation 5, Microsoft’s Xbox Series X|S and NVIDIA’s 3000 series of GPUs Continue reading September Gaming Hardware Madness
Maybe I’m just late to the party here but I don’t think the ongoing ‘battle of consoles’ will be won on day one, or even in the first year of the consoles being released – I think it will be a much longer time before we see a real winner, and it won’t be based on console sales! Continue reading Why the next-generation console battle won’t be won on day one
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
We’re only a month away from when E3 was due to take place and the next-generation console news is buzzing with leaks, rumours and reveals! Continue reading Is it time to get excited about the next generation of console gaming?
My guess at the next generation console pricing: Xbox Series X at £640, Xbox Series ? (lower end) at £470 and the Playstation 5 at £520. Continue reading Next-Gen Console Pricing – Our Guess