Alecs Pillik

About Alecs Pillik

From his humble beginnings on the N64, Alec's love for video games has flourished across all genres, from RPGs to FPSs. You can usually find him at work, at the Museum of London, out on the football pitch having a kick-around, or at home gaming with his friends. His favourite games include Left 4 Dead, Battlefield 3 & 4, Oblivion, Fallout 3 & 4 and Call of Duty: World at War. If you're on the Xbox One, don't forget to follow his gamertag for some cool game clips!




Author Archives: Alecs Pillik

How to play FIFA 17 early

September 23rd, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

Get on your Xbox One or PC and get yourself EA Access. Download the 10 hour trial for FIFA 17. Install all 40GBs of the game… (40GBs!?) [...]

 

Can customisation make or break a game?

September 16th, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

I’m a fan of making stuff, mostly through video-games. From characters to buildings, robots to guns. Give me a game that gives you the ability to craft [...]

 

Top 10 free-to-play games

September 9th, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

You get the picture. Let’s just get in to this, shall we? 10) Minesweeper One of the first free games, available since 1989 – that’s a [...]

 

5 best aspects of Battlefield 1 (beta)

August 31st, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

I wrote an article yesterday, giving my first impressions of the Battlefield 1 beta. Since then, I’ve had even more time to play the game. My second [...]

 

So the Battlefield 1 Beta is incredible

August 30th, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

No mincing of words needed, the Battlefield 1 beta is absolutely incredible. Whilst we’ve only been given one map (Sinai Desert) and two game modes (Conquest [...]

 

What’s the best open world game?

August 25th, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

Who doesn’t love exploring? Get yourself a quest or a mission and just head out to see what you can find. Nothing but the open road… [...]

 

Tabletop RPGs vs digital RPGs

August 21st, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

Are you the sort of person that has an over-active imagination? You’ll be at work, and all of a sudden your brain’s off on wild adventures. You’d [...]

 

What’s the best RPG of all time?

July 28th, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

There have been some fantastic RPGs over the years, from Pillars of Eternity to The Witcher 3. That’s for sure. There’s something quite special about the [...]

 

Buy a game or save money?

July 12th, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

It’s a question we’ve all asked ourselves at some point. To buy or not to buy? On the one hand, there’s that awesome new game you want. [...]

 

5 prequels that need to be made

July 10th, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

The video game industry is all about sequels. They live and breathe them. So much so that sequels often turn into trilogies. Trilogies turn to quadrilogies. [...]

 

5 reasons to buy 7 Days to Die on console

July 6th, 2016 | by Alecs Pillik

UPDATE: I’ve added ‘on console’ to the title, to clarify that both the slight negative press mentioned below, and this article in general, is speaking of [...]

 

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