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On The Shelf:…

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Following a stellar last couple of weeks in gaming world with the launch of the Nintendo Switch and a couple of smaller titles you might have heard of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Horizon: Zero Dawn the release train just keeps on going. For a full list of…

Titanfall 2 –…

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Titanfall 2 has quickly risen through the ranks as one of this generation’s most complete shooters, and now with its new mode Live Fire it further cements itself on top of this competitive genre. Titanfall 2 shines with its innovative gameplay. It’s fast paced, it’s rewarding, and it’s genuinely fun…

What’s New in…

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After Monolith’s 2014 hit Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, it is exciting to have a glimpse at what is to come in the new Middle-earth: Shadow of War (great name, I know!).  With the announcement trailer and following gameplay trailer, it is safe to say that plenty of LOTR fans will be getting aboard the…

How Virtual Reality…

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  In the last year, Virtual Reality has taken the gaming scene by storm. The new technology that stems from the concept has changed the way that game design is thought about, and has changed the way that we view the world around us.   In one case, Dr.…

How To Get…

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So in a previous article, I noted how one issue with the Switch is how easily it is to get the wrist straps stuck to the Joy-Cons if put on the wrong way. I and many others looking to own a Switch in the near future were under the…

My Most Anticipated…

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It’s already March, This year is flying by. I thought it would be a good time to discuss my most anticipated games for the remainder of 2017. Now please excuse the absence of Horizon: Zero Dawn and Zelda: Breath of the Wind, both games would have made it onto…

Nintendo switches gears…

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Nintendo’s new console the Nintendo Switch, Successor to the Nintendo Wii U finally launched yesterday after several months of anticipation. And the initial news is positive, Retailer GameStop have confirmed that sales have been good. And demand for the hardware is very high. GameStop Senior Director of Merchandising, Eric…

Upcoming Games For…

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March is looking to be a pretty exciting month, with plenty of great games and a certain brand new Nintendo system to look forward to. Check out just a few of the big titles coming this month.     Nintendo Switch  – We start the month of with…

For Honor First…

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After having played the beta, I wasn’t really into this game. It didn’t appear to have deep gameplay and it just sort of felt boring next to other games I had and wanted to play much more. My good friend had encouraged me to go ahead and get the…

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PlayStation State of Play 5.9.2019 Review

Sony’s State of Play presentations have returned with some interesting announcements, including a few surprises. It was a much shorter presentation this time around so it shouldn’t be long to…

May 9, 2019, 576
Josh Hawley with a Paladins loot box

U.S. Congress Could Ban Loot Boxes

For years now, loot boxes have been the subjects of extensive morality discussion in the gaming industry. We’ve already seen legal action against the practice worldwide, but the United States…

May 8, 2019, 290

Video Games, Counterpoint: A Purpose Found

A friend of mine here on the site recently posted an article entitled Video Games: A Purpose Forgotten. It’s a good article, I’d recommend reading it, but I personally disagree with…

May 5, 2019, 321
Lineup of Console Controllers

Video Games, Counterpoint: A Purpose Forgotten

Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Scream by Edvard Munch, “I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston, Saving Private Ryan written by Robert Rodat and directed by Steven…

May 5, 2019, 294

EGX Rezzed 2019 Preview: CHANGE: A Homeless Survival Experience.

Like many other countries, unfortunately, The UK is going through a homeless epidemic.   According to a recent study made in November of 2018, housing charity Shelter claimed that there…

May 4, 2019, 339
Dawn of Man Cover Art

Neolithic Gameplay – Dawn of Man Review

Simulation games have always been some of my favorites: no matter how unbelievably incompetent and incapable I am, these sorts of games give me a chance to feel like I…

May 1, 2019, 1,117
Kojima's Premiere Project

Death Stranding Trailer Teased by Hideo Kojima

Hideo Kojima never ceases to surprise us. Quite possibly the King of Tease, Kojima once again took to Twitter early Tuesday morning to stimulate our imaginations with a teaser for…

April 30, 2019, 217
Sonic the Hedgehog Movie

Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Trailer Brings the Horror

The Sonic the Hedgehog movie has been teased for a while, with several images leaking online over the past few months. The Internet hasn’t been kind to the CGI rendition…

April 30, 2019, 553

Baba is You Review — Abstraction is Key

Surface level subversion has reached a dead-end across indie game development. It’s almost a prerequisite in certain subgenres that your game acknowledges its own existence, prodding at it and shrugging…

April 26, 2019, 383
Switch and E3 Xed out

Nintendo Not Showing Switch Hardware at E3 2019, Stock Price Drops

Nintendo made a lot of its fans ecstatic recently when it was announced that they would release the Switch in China. The stock market was then flooded with people wanting…

April 25, 2019, 330