A freelance writer, Damian has been contributing for Techday since 2009 and is always available whenever a video game needs to be reviewed. Aside from being a big gamer, he is also one of biggest professional wrestling fans. Damian likes Star Wars, comic book movies and Metallica.
Stories by Damian
Game review: Super Mario RPG (Nintendo Switch)
It’s now 2023, and a remake has been developed by AtrePiazza. This new remake is simply called Super Mario RPG, and it’s exclusively available right now for the Nintendo Switch console.
Game review: Naruto x Boruto Ultimate Ninja Storm Connections (PS5)
If you have never played or watched Naruto before, Naruto x Boruto Ultimate Ninja Storm Connections is a good introduction to the series for beginners.
Game review: Just Dance 2024 (PS5)
Just Dance got famous back when it was released originally for the Nintendo Wii in 2009. Now, Just Dance 2024 is here and here are my thoughts about it.
Game review: Tales of Arise: Beyond the Dawn DLC (PS5)
Tales of Arise's new DLC, Beyond the Dawn, offers an interesting story and great gameplay, but lacks new content. Verdict: 6.5/10.
Hands-on review: TOZO OpenBuds
TOZO OpenBuds review: affordable Bluetooth headphones with excellent sound quality and comfortable design. Just lacking noise-cancelling capabilities.
Game review: The Talos Principle 2 (PS5)
The Talos Principle 2 offers stunning graphics and challenging puzzles, making it a must-play for fans of adventure-style puzzle games like The Witness.
Hands-on review: Soundpeats Air4 Pro Wireless Earbuds
Soundpeats Air4 Pro Wireless Earbuds offer an affordable alternative to Apple's pricey Airpods, with similar performance and easy set-up.
Hands-on review: Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 Smartphone
Thankfully, I finally had a chance to test out a fancy phone as Techday NZ had the opportunity to review the new Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 model.
Game review: Super Mario Bros. Wonder (Switch)
Nintendo has released Super Mario Bros. Wonder, and it’s arguably one of the best games to be released in 2023!.
Game review: Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 (PS5)
Insomniac Games' Marvel's Spider-Man 2 for PS5 is the best-looking and most fun Spider-Man game yet, featuring both Peter Parker and Miles Morales.
Game review: Fate/Samurai Remnant (PS5)
Well, now it's 2023, and Omega Force has released something totally different. 2023 sees the release of a new action RPG called Fate/Samurai Remnant.
Hands-on review: Journey ALTI Wireless Charging Reversible Desk Mat
The Journey ALTI Wireless Charging Reversible Desk Mat is a pricey device that only works with expensive phones, making it a niche product.
Game review: The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope (Nintendo Switch)
Supermassive Games' Little Hope is a short, narrative-based horror game with a disappointing ending, says journalist. Rating: 6.0/10 #gaming.
Game review: Assassin’s Creed Mirage (PS5)
Thankfully, Ubisoft must have listened to the feedback because Assassin’s Creed Mirage is a return to its roots.
Game review: Forza Motorsport (Xbox Series X)
Things are shaping up much better in 2023 thanks to the releases of Redfall, Starfield, and now Forza Motorsport.
Hands-on review: Soundpeats Runfree Sport Headphones and Air4 Wireless Earbuds
Soundpeats releases affordable AirPod-like earbuds, the Air4 Wireless Earbuds, for just $89.99 USD, providing a cheaper alternative for music lovers.
Game review: Mortal Kombat 1 (PS5)
Mortal Kombat 1 delivers a bloody and exciting fighting experience with its impressive graphics and addictive story mode, earning it a solid 8.5/10.
Game review: NBA 2K24 (PS5)
NBA 2K24 brings back the iconic challenge mode with 'Mamba Moments', celebrating the late Kobe Bryant, but falls short in comparison to last year's game.
Game review: Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon (PS5)
Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon delivers impressive graphics and snappy gameplay, but falls short in mission length and difficulty options. (110 characters).
Hands-on review: Dell Intel Evo XPS 15
Dell's new Intel Evo XPS 15 laptop impresses with its huge display and booming 3D audio, according to a review by FutureFive NZ.
Game review: Starfield (Xbox Series X)
Xbox's Starfield offers an engaging story and impressive combat, but falls short with its visuals, says one journalist.
Game review: The Cosmic Wheel Sisterhood (Nintendo Switch)
The Cosmic Wheel Sisterhood: A narrative adventure game that offers a unique and engaging story. (110 characters).
Hands-on review: Fluentalk T1 Mini translator device by Timekettle
Timekettle recently released a language transition device called Fluentalk T1 Mini translator. Here are my thoughts about it.
Game review: Madden NFL 24 (Xbox Series X)
Madden NFL 24 brings back mini-games and improves gameplay, but fails to impress with its buggy performance and lackluster presentation. (110 characters).