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Why PlayStation’s Defense…

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Paris Games Week had a very packed Sony conference. Many titles shown had been revealed to the public already, but one thing sticks out to me is the vast majority of mature exclusive titles. God of War, Days Gone, Death Stranding, Detroit: Become Human, The Last of Us: Part…

Mobile Game of…

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I’ve been snowboarding exactly once in my life, and it didn’t exactly go very well. Overall it was a good time, but it was a lot of waiting for the ski lift to take me up to the top only to fall down a lot on the way down.…

The Radar Room:…

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November might be a small step back for game releases when comparing it to the previous months, but it still has a fair amount of games that should be on radar, especially if you’re a Switch owner. November also brings the release of the much anticipated Xbox One X.…

Mobile Game of…

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Between the Marios and the Assassin’s Creeds and the Wolfensteins, sometimes we just need a little phone game to cool off or kill time on the morning commute. That’s what I’m here for, every Sunday I’ll be recommending a (usually free) phone app, starting today with Really Bad Chess…

How Overwatch Became…

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When I was growing up, I read the Calvin and Hobbes comics by Bill Waterson. One of the running jokes in that comic was that the 6-year-old boy, Calvin, had a game called Calvinball with seemingly fluid rules, in that they would change from comic strip to comic strip.…
Super Mario Odyssey

2017: The Best…

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I don’t want to sound hyperbolic here, but it’s safe to say 2017 has been one of the greatest years for gaming in terms of games themselves. Every major brand saw big releases, with Sony’s stellar lineup of Horizon Zero Dawn, Nioh, NieR: Automata, Persona 5, Yakuza 0, Uncharted:…

The BashCast Ep.…

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This week we go over the biggest announcements and news in the gaming industry over the past few weeks. EA shutting down Visceral Games, Lawbreakers Update, Naughty Dog Sexual Harassment Allegations, and micro-transactions in Shadow of War. Devin PrattMy friends call me Evo. No, I don’t drive one. Founder…

Contrary to the…

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It’s fairly well known at this point that the ESRB recently stated that they don’t view Loot Boxes as gambling. Of course, a quick look at the definition of “gambling” should dispel that idea quickly. Let’s say I’m playing an online MMORPG in which I can buy loot boxes. In…

Rant – Microtransactions

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What are microtransactions? Micro transactions have been around the mobile gaming industry for a while now. While the beast started there, it by no means has stopped there. Since then it has spread like wildfire in the gaming industry, from mobile to console and PC. Micro transactions are in-game…

10 Games We…

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With the recently announced Doom and Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus for the Switch, we thought we would put together a list of third party games we want to see make there way to the Switch. Reminder: This list is completely opinion based and includes games from last generation,…

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Mario & Luigi RPG Developer AlphaDream Filed for Bankruptcy

The development studio behind the beloved handheld-RPG series Mario & Luigi has filed for bankruptcy and thus will permanently cease operations. The studio was founded in 2000 and initially comprised of…

October 2, 2019, 738
PlayStation Now

PlayStation Now Price Drops to $9.99/Month

After the sad, public announcement that PlayStation chairman Sean Layden would be leaving the company, PlayStation gave us some light by announcing the new $9.99/month subscription cost for PlayStation Now.…

October 2, 2019, 515

Bring to Light Review – It May Come

SPOOKTOBER 2019 Entry #1 – Next Entry: World War Z   It’s back! The 3rd installment of Spooktober!   The great jack- o’- lanterns in the sky know that I…

October 1, 2019, 853

Sony Worldwide Studios Chairman Shawn Layden Leaves Company

This evening, the official PlayStation Twitter account abruptly announced the departure of Sony Worldwide Studios Shawn Layden. His position focused on overseeing the development of all first-party games and ensuring…

October 1, 2019, 699
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Brain Training is Making a Comeback on Nintendo Switch

Brain Age: Train Your Brain in Minutes a Day! took the world by storm in 2005. It felt like everyone and their Grandma was curled up with a DS working…

September 30, 2019, 640

Borderlands 3 Review – Deathconciousness

**SIDENOTE: This review of Borderlands 3 and its content is based entirely around a playthough with Moze. This may make an impact in whatever critiques I have to say about the gameplay.…

September 30, 2019, 1,104
Image from GreedFall. Depicts a female character crying as she sits among many dead bodies on a battlefield

GreedFall Review – Not Quite There Yet

To say GreedFall is a bad game wouldn’t entirely be correct. It’s a cohesive world that matches perfectly with the U.I. and other small details show it was made with…

September 30, 2019, 1,693
Mario Kart Tour Image, depicts Mario in a kart followed by other popular characters such as peach and bowser.

Mario Kart Tour Tops 20 Million Day One Downloads

Despite having its fair share of disgruntled Nintendo fans to contend with and some questionable mechanics, it seems people can’t stop downloading Mario Kart Tour. A recent report from app…

September 28, 2019, 760
Paladins Cover Art

How to Get Better at Paladins – 5 Tips

If you’re viewing this article, you’ve likely been playing Paladins by Hi-Rez and Evil Mojo for a significant amount of time and are wondering, “Why isn’t my KDA greater than…

September 27, 2019, 2,473
The Last of Us 2 Ellie with Joel covering her mouth

Multiplayer Axed In The Last of Us Part 2, May Return as Standalone Title

Factions MP, The Last of Us’s original multiplayer mode, boasted exhilarating combat and original mechanics that earned it an extremely dedicated fan-base. Following the recent release date announcement for The…

September 27, 2019, 674