Jon Davis

Since my Dad bought me a Master System after a stint in hospital I've been utterly obsessed with video games. Sonic The Hedgehog was my first love, but since then, I've not been fussy with genres - RPGs, FPSs, MMORPGs, beat 'em ups and sports simulators - I play them all.

Football Manager 2019 Review (PC)

Top Four Finish     Football Manager is always at its best when you can talk to your mates about its quirks and oddities. All the way back in 2008, before I gave up playing to focus on my final year at University, it was all about sharing my…
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Destiny 2: Forsaken Review (PC)

Thanks For The Memories Cayde-6   Full disclosure – this isn’t the first time I’ve written this review. In fact, this is probably the third or fourth time since Destiny 2: Forsaken launched that I’ve chopped and changed this piece. Wanna know why? It’s because Bungie, the game’s creators…
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Gamescom 2018 Preview: Destiny 2: Forsaken

Bungo, Plz     Destiny 2: Forsaken has a lot riding on it. When Destiny 2 launched, it received critical acclaim from many of the mainstream video game outlets. We at Hey Poor Player, erred on the conservative side, scoring the game 3.5/5, with reviewer Nathaniel Terencio noting that…

Gamescom 2018 Preview: Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Raiding Tombs, Again     Lara Croft is back, and she’s a character that’s pretty close to my heart. The Tomb Raider series on the original PlayStation are some of my favourite games I’ve ever played. Oddly, I’m not proud about much about my country. But I’m a lad…
Salary Man Escape

Salary Man Escape Review (PSVR)

You’re Fired! Salary Man Escape is the brainchild of prolific VR developer Red Accent Studios, who have released titles other well-received VR titles such as Light Tracer, Animal Force, and Pixel Gear. It’s a physics-based puzzler, where the player manipulates red blocks to get the titular Salary Man, from…

MXGP Pro Review (PS4)

Great Gameplay, Boring Game Modes     MXGP Pro is the latest motocross simulator from Italian developer Milestone S.r.l. It was only last month that I reviewed the distinctly average, but not terrible, Moto GP 2018 – so I came into this game with middling expectations. In comparison to…

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