Gaming Pet Peeves

Gaming Pet Peeves – Losing a Fight You Won

In the next installment of my “Gaming Pet Peeves”, I tackle another pet peeve that’s quite annoying: losing a fight you obviously won. This one in particular is a sin I’ve seen a lot of RPG’s commit over the years, with the latest one I experienced in a JRPG a few months back. Omega Quintet was the name of the game and it had committed this pet peeve of mine so regularly, it actually kind of inspired this whole idea of gaming pet peeves...

Gaming Pet Peeves

Gaming Pet Peeves – Prison Bars With Too Much Space

We’ve all played a video game in our time that has one of the silliest design choices I’ve come across in my 20+ years of gaming. Looking back on this issues now, I’m never quite sure if it’s a design choice or a complete oversight from the art directors, but there is one gaming pet peeve I can’t ever look past, due to just how ridiculous it really is.

That pet peeve in gaming is the prisons/jail cells that have bars so far apart from one another or are so large in size that a person can fit thr...

Gaming Pet Peeves

Gaming Pet Peeves – New Series

This is an idea I’ve had for quite some time now and I’ve finally decided to just go and do it! Now, you might be wondering, what in the world is “Gaming Pet Peeves” all about? Exactly what it says, right there on the tin! Basically, take the idea of a pet peeve – something that’s mildly annoying, without being too frustrating – and throw it into a gaming-perspective. 

There are a lot of little things when it comes to video games that aren’t all that frustrating but are just annoying enough to ...