Jim Franklin

Jim Franklin

Jim Franklin is a freelance writer, living in Derby UK with his wife and his player 3. When time allows he likes nothing more than losing himself in a multi-hour gaming session. He likes most games and will play anything but prefers MMO's, and sandbox RPG's.
torchlight review not just a diablo clone

Torchlight Review: Not Just a Diablo Clone

Can’t wait until Diablo III is out later this year? Bored of Diablo II and looking for something new and cheap that can fill that spot? ‘Torchlight’ may just be worth a look. Torchlight is a dungeon-crawling RPG created by…

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Dead Island Trailer: Zombies on Holiday

I’ve just caught sight of this beauty. Yep, it looks like another zombie game is about to hit the shelves soon, and the Dead Island trailer is something to behold. Is this zombie game gonna be any different to the…

Making Money in Fable II

Making money is an important, though not crucial part of Lionheads Fable II and in the true style of the game there are a number of different ways that this can be done. Below is a guide on making as…

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Red Ring of Death Issues

“Last Week, I lost a friend A companion who had been with me for 5 years; someone who had helped me get through the most difficult parts of my life, passed away. That’s right. A few days ago my Xbox…

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Blood Bowl Limited Edition: A Great Conversion

When I was younger I remember playing the Games Workshop Blood Bowl board game, and I loved it. The simple approach, bloodthirsty gameplay, and the relatively short amount of time to play a game (about an hour) made it a…