Hello and welcome to another edition of Games with Coffee! As part of the Writer's Raid collaborative effort started by the one and only NekoJonez to celebrate the Tomb Raider franchise, here is the second of my major contributions! Check out the hub here and be sure to check out the works from my other … Continue reading Espresso Shot Review – Tomb Raider: Anniversary Edition
Tomb Raider – The Legacy of Lara Croft
Good day and welcome to another edition of Games with Coffee! As a part of my friend NekoJonez's “Writer's Raid” collaboration, today I'll be talking about the first game of the Tomb Raider series titled Lara Croft: Tomb Raider. We'll cover the history of the game, my experiences with it and I'll be delving deeper … Continue reading Tomb Raider – The Legacy of Lara Croft
A Quest to Catch ‘Em All – Pokemon
Good morning and welcome to another edition of Games with Coffee! May your brew be strong and super effective against lethargy! October is nearly over and I have to shake my head in disbelief at how fast time is flying this year. Between being involved in many collaborations with my fellow bloggers, joining the team … Continue reading A Quest to Catch ‘Em All – Pokemon
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (1992) [Game Gear]
Hi all! Ryan from Games with Coffee here, fulfilling a promise I made in my recent update post to be more active. This will be a first in a series of re-posts from my work on The Well-Red Mage as the Hyperactive Coffee Mage. Today, I'll be sharing with you my very first #magecrit featuring … Continue reading Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (1992) [Game Gear]
Beans and Screens – Daniel Flatt, The Mail Order Ninja Mage!
*This interview has been edited for clarity, but definitely not for conciseness...* Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Beans and Screens! I'm your host, Ryan. Most times, shows like these start with me going through some sort of monologue, but there's two problems: 1) Monologuing is not really my strong point (I tend to ramble) and … Continue reading Beans and Screens – Daniel Flatt, The Mail Order Ninja Mage!
Espresso Shot Review – Alundra
Good morning and welcome back to another edition of Games with Coffee! Today, I'm talking about a game that's both close to my heart and one of my favourites for the original PlayStation (PS1) era - Alundra! It's an underrated gem that's similar to Nintendo's Legend of Zelda, but with tougher puzzles to solve, lots … Continue reading Espresso Shot Review – Alundra
Beans and Screens – Link and Zelda!
Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to another edition of Beans and Screens! I'm your host, Ryan. On today's episode, we have two guests joining us, but only one of them will do all the talking! Fresh off of saving Hyrule from Calamity Ganon in the epic, Breath of the Wild and here to talk about their … Continue reading Beans and Screens – Link and Zelda!
Console Challenge Day 11: Top 7 Hidden Gems for the PlayStation (PSX)!
Good morning and welcome to another edition of Games with Coffee! Today, I'm listing the top seven hidden gems of the PlayStation era! This is a sister article to the one I wrote for The Well-Red Mage on the top seven all-time best games of the console. Check it out here. The PlayStation had an … Continue reading Console Challenge Day 11: Top 7 Hidden Gems for the PlayStation (PSX)!
Reflecting on Death Through Gaming
"At times of strife and anguish, we turn to our craft in the hope that it will light our way forward." - Unknown Good day and welcome back to another edition of Games with Coffee. It's a sad time for my family as my wife's grandmother, who we all call Aaje (pronounced "Aah-gee"), had passed … Continue reading Reflecting on Death Through Gaming
Presenting The Ultimate Emulation System – The RetroPie!
Salutations! Welcome to another edition of Games with Coffee! Today, we'll be talking about a wild addition to my gaming repertoire; the RetroPie! I'll also mention the controllers that I've equipped onto this versatile, little system. So, without further ado, let's begin. What is a RetroPie? RetroPie is an OS that can be loaded onto … Continue reading Presenting The Ultimate Emulation System – The RetroPie!