Category: Gaming Life

Gaming Life

Manage your gaming backlog using Trello

Manage your gaming backlog using Trello

The gaming backlog is something I talk about quite a bit on this site as you may be aware. Well, this post is no different. With that said, I think you’ll find this post very helpful and informative in showing you how to manage your gaming backlog in a fun and organised way.

Beating my gaming backlog - part 1

Beating my Gaming Backlog – Part 1

The gaming backlog has been the subject of many of my previous blog posts and Instagram posts. This topic always raises some interesting discussions such as how many games are in my backlog and what are my goals for playing through my gaming backlog.

11 Tips for collecting video games on a budget

11 Tips for collecting video games on a budget

Introduction – Collecting Video Games I am always looking for ways to try and save money with my gaming and collecting. I’m not exactly rolling in the money at the moment I’ll be honest. That doesn’t mean I can’t enjoy collecting video games on a budget. Over the last year...

How to track your game collection for free

How to track your game collection for free

Introduction Since starting this blog, I have been more actively building up my collection of video games. It has been great fun to do overall but something I am continually questioning is the best way to manage my game collection. I recently revamped how I manage my game collection via...

5 games in my gaming backlog

5 games in my gaming backlog

The dreaded gaming backlog is a term many gamers fear the world over. That stack of games that you have yet to play or yet to finish. It haunts you day and night, just waiting to be played. Well OK, this might be an exaggeration for most of you I...

Gamer Challenge #PS2Vember

Gamer Challenge #PS2Vember

Introduction So here we are, here is the big reveal! A few weeks ago on my Instagram feed I teased that I was planning some fun posts for the month of November to showcase my love for the PS2. The idea came to me when I was rummaging through my...

My trip to the car boot sale - Was it worth it

My trip to the car boot sale – Was it worth it?

Introduction OK, so there’s not exactly a wealth of retro gaming resources where I am. With this in my mind, a few weeks a go I decided to try something different and take a trip to a local car boot sale. We went to a car boot sale not too...

Gamer Challenge – No New Games Month

Gamer Challenge – No New Games Month

Those of you that have been following my Instagram feed will know that I enjoy collecting video games. Over the last number of months alone my collection has grown a lot, with the result that my gaming backlog has significantly increased. The pile of games just stares at me every...