Mikey Hutton

Mikey is a Former semi-pro academy footballer with great interest in games, film, anime and multiple sports. He also enjoys comedy in all shapes and is interested in controversial individuals and controversy in general.

Arkham Asylum is the first game in the Batman Arkham series of video games. Developed by Rocksteady and published by Eidos Interactive, Arkham Asylum is the first game in the main trilogy, and is our introduction to this Batman and the universe he inhabits. The game was initially released on the 25th of August 2009 to a great critical and user reception scoring almost perfectly across the board in reviews. It was clear the world was ready and waiting for a gritty and dark superhero game, and luckily for us this was just the beginning. Story The story follows the…

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The recently released WWE 2K22 is the latest game in the series and the first after the abysmal 2K20. This meant to me that it was make or break time for the franchise, and to my surprise they did a great job. 2K20 and the controversy WWE 2K20’s release is up among the absolute worst video game launches of all time. The game was shipped in an absolute horrid state and was filled to the brim with visual and physics glitches, game breaking bugs and unresponsive and sometimes outright broken menus. The game was simply a rushed release to meet…

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I have been a fan of Star Wars pretty much my whole life. The prequel trilogy came out when I was growing up as did the Clone Wars animated tv show. To say Star Wars was a big part of my youth would be a fair statement. But as the years went on, the latest three films hit cinemas and I quickly became disinterested in the latest Disney products. The new trilogy, while not being terrible, just didn’t feel like Star Wars to me. Thankfully, Disney started production on many tv shows centred in the Star Wars universe; the latest…

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Every year most sports games developers make their annual sports games to mostly lukewarm reception. 2K are no exception to this, they develop both NBA and the WWE 2K series. The WWE games in the past few years have been broken glitchy messes but the NBA games have always been decent at least. NBA 2K22 came off the back of a disappointing NBA 2K21, not terrible just disappointing. But off the back of a lacklustre previous entry, they really tried to improve the game and the series. There weren’t many improvements from last year but what they did improve…

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This recent All-star weekend was the 71st annual event, which coincided with the NBA’s 75th anniversary. This being the league’s diamond jubilee, they pulled out all the stops. The historic event was held in Cleveland, Ohio. The weekend kicked off on Friday evening with a bang. The 1st night was the Rising Stars games. The games consisted of 4 teams of all young and upcoming talent and rookies in the NBA. Teams were headed and named after 4 legendary NBA hall of famers: James Worthy, Gary Payton, Isiah Thomas and Rick Barry. The Rising Stars games are a 2-round tournament.…

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