Review: Shu

So on Console and on Steam the platformer genre has become somewhat of a crowded field, with pretty much every Tom, Dick and Harry indie studio looking to leave it’s mark on the genre, somehow, with their own unique offering. Sometimes they manage it, sometimes they don’t. Shu is another such attempt, and though I…

Scary presence: Paris Games Week

Scary Granules loves any excuse to visit a lovely country and even better if it involves video games and guilt inducing patisseries. So here we are at Paris Games Week and on the final day, the conclusion is that the event was great fun and we met a lot of great people. The weather was…

Through the Woods Review

After an initial introduction the character of the mother begins a narration, which immediately shows that this isn’t just a random lost and found horror, it’s one that has deep meaningful and quite sad elements. A mother looking after her son alone, who initially didn’t have that automatic bond and now that she has, the…

Venture into Destiny Part 2: Absolute Lunacy

If you’re positively bewildered by what madness you’re spotting here, links to the prior parts can be found at the bottom. Upon starting up Destiny, ready to tear into the new content I paid for, I heard a series of odd plinks in rapid succession. At first I couldn’t comprehend it. I thought my PS4…

Scary Presence: MCM Expo 2016

It’s the end of October and London, so you know what that means – MCM Expo, London Comic Con. We forget when they made the title longer. But the event is still the same as it’s been for the past few years, fully booked, full of amazing cosplay and full of, sadly, a lot of…

Resident Evil 7: The Return of the Herbs

So it’s confirmed now, (properly.) The herbs will be returning… It also looks as though the rumours about your wrist watch indicating your health level (ala old-school Resident Evil’s EKG indicator) is also a thing.

Alone? Review

Usually, when I review a game it is wishy-washy. I’ll say “Well it’s not bad, but…”, maybe add some “hard to recommend”s here and there and maybe a spot of “roughen gem”. It’ll technically be okay, so gravitating towards 5s or 6s. It gets admittedly a bit tiresome to do the same song and dance….