Category Gaming

Fallout 4 – The Legend of John Henry’s Super Sledge

Movie Quibble’s first character playthrough of the long-awaited Fallout 4 is as a reincarnation of the (possibly) mythical 19th century railway ‘steel driver’ and workers’ rights icon, John Henry. Here is an ode to the legend of John Henry’s hammer, updated and informed by 96 hours spent smashing up sentry bots and synths in the […]

Ten ‘RAD’ Fallout 4 Hype Videos

Rad? Anyone? Because of the way RADS accumulate on the player character due to the hazardous hangover effect of the Great War of 2077, that effect being a large amount of nuclear radiation which, if absorbed and left untreated, results in severe skin rash, hyper nausea, and organ melting. It’s bad. Fallout 4, the most […]

Pictures and Descriptions of Human Behaviour at London Comic Con 2015

For one day only, Movie Quibble was in attendance at the second London Comic Con of 2015, which took place at the ExCel centre in the Southern marshlands area of the city accessible only by monorail or coal-powered steampunk tug boat. At Comic Con, tens of thousands of sweaty men and scantily clad women get […]

Game Review: The Lord of the Rings: War in the North – 4/5

Developer: Snowblind Studios Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, Windows Released: 2012 Huzzah! Yet another video game bastardisation of the Tolkien-eschewing Peter Jackson trilogy, this time in action-RPG form rather than RTS or LEGO. Beginning at the same moment Frodo and Sam depart from Bag End, War in the North’s trio – an Elf, a Dwarf and […]

Game Review: Wolfenstein The New Order – 4/5

Developer: Machine Games Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, Windows Were the worlds of film and computerised gaming to collide, Wolfenstein: The New Order and Inglourious Basterds would hook up in no time. Unlike QT’s alternative timeline, in which Lt.  Aldo Raine and the scalping brigade eviscerate Hitler and the whole Nazi regime in […]

Top Ten: Film References in Fallout New Vegas

Fallout: New Vegas has such a nauseating number of things to see, do, collect and – most enjoyably of all– murder with a piston-powered gauntlet. Though at first the maddening (MADDENING!) sense of ‘missing out’ on alternative and potentially more pleasurable paths every time you make a decision cripples the fun, frustration sooner or later […]