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Review/Giveaway: Archaica The Path of Light

Review: Archaica The Path of Light Ah puzzle games, the perfect combination of zoning out and racking your brain. It’d been a while since I’d had a good puzzle game that could strike a balance between being challenging and able to hold my attention without being frustratingly difficult. I enjoy a nice challenge that’s within reason, and TwoMammoths walks that line like a champ wi...

Cobalt Lands in London Film Comic Con!

Cobalt Lands in LFCC!   With guests galore at London’s Olympia, my first ever time at London Film and Comic Con was a fun filled fan-girl fest with an extremely large variety of guests, activities, sellers and collectors items. A great con for people starting out in the convention scene! Attending for the Saturday and Sunday of the con, the start of it wasn’t the best, I will admit. Wit...

GIVEAWAY! Win tickets to go see The Hitman’s Bodyguard!

GIVEAWAY! Win tickets to go see The Hitman’s Bodyguard! Ladies and gentlemen we have a fantastic opportunity for you! There is a film coming out filled with side splitting comedy, fantastic action, incredible actors, and so much more! The Hitman’s Bodyguard directed by Patrick Hughes features Ryan Reynolds as Michael Bryce who is tasked with being a body guard for Samuel L. Jackson who...

Dunkirk – Traditional War Movie With Some Nolan Flavor

Dunkirk – The Geek Lyfe Review When you have a director like Christopher Nolan who’s blown audiences away with movies about time travel, dream invaders, and a grown man in expensive bat pajamas who punches clowns in the face, you have to wonder how he’d fare with a more grounded story about a military extraction. With Dunkirk being Nolan’s first run at a war-based action/dr...

Why You Should Check Out Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood!

Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood By Geegiiee In 1557 of the Sixth Astral Era, the forces of the Garlean Empire launched an attack on Eorzea. Ala Mhigo, a strong nation known for their influential Lancers and the Monks of the Fist of Rhalgr, fell to the Garleans overwhelming firepower and airships. From that time onwards the country has served as nothing more than another imperial territory under the g...

Brosus! – Return to Gang Beasts (Video)

  Those who frequent The Geek Lyfe are probably familiar with the fact that we have a YouTube page.  Anybody who has gone onto the YouTube page is probably familiar with our continuing series, Brostalgia.  If you aren’t yet acquainted with our YouTube channel, feel free to check it out here.  One of the funnest videos we’ve ever made, and definitely one of my favorites, was a vers...

10 Ways To Have A Great Convention Experience

10 Ways To Have A Great Convention Experience I love conventions, including every single aspect of them from the guests to staff to events and panels. I have been attending various conventions for years and now feel confident that I know my way around events well enough so I can have fun without going broke or getting stressed about minor problems. However I remember in vivid detail just how lost ...

Additional Perks of Playing Games Online

Additional Perks of Playing Games Online If you’re an online gamer, then you’re probably sick of hearing that it’s nothing but a waste of time. There are actually many perks that go hand in hand with online gaming that most people may not even be aware of! Here are some of the top ones: Increased Co-Ordination All of those hours spent blasting and aiming actually helps you to refine your hand eye ...

So You Wanna Get Into Anime?

So You Wanna Get Into Anime? During some down time during work I got to chatting with a co worker, named Ice…yes, it is because he is so cool. During that conversation he revealed that he was a fan of anime and began to list of the more mainstream series like Death Note, Full Metal Alchemist, Naruto, etc. All of them are fantastic in every regard but I wanted to introduce him to other series...

Extra-Curriculum Activities For Geeks

Extra-Curriculum Activities For Geeks Geeks are a diverse bunch who have always valued their hobbies. It might be pretty obvious to our readers that this particular collective is bound by a love of all things cosplay, but I would bet my figurine collection that many here also have a love for gaming, comics and conventions. Yet there’s no end to the line of hobbies and pastimes that can keep ...

Freeplay Frenchie Reviews Strungballs!

Freeplay Frenchie Reviews Strungballs! If there’s one thing you count on StrangeBooks for, it’s an original mind-bending story. You may remember the name StrangeBooks from my last review on Mike Russell’s collection of short stories. In Mike Russell’s latest tale, we encounter Sydney, a young boy living in a weird, almost dystopian world with a grisly twist. In this bizarre...

Overcooked: Where Animal Crossing Meets Kitchen Nightmares (Video)

  Overcooked:  Where Animal Crossing Meets Kitchen Nightmares Recently, a couple of us from The Geek Lyfe (namely Gumbers and Powerforce of Brostalgia) sat down and took the time to play Overcooked on Steam.  If I had to sum up the game in one word, it’d probably have to be “chaos.”  Luckily for everybody reading though, I’m not restricted to just one word.  Let’...

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