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Reasons To Love:…

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From Demon’s Souls, all the way through to Dark Souls 3, the Souls series has gone from strength to strength. Every game in the series has fantastic narrative, level design and gameplay but in my opinion, the standout is the darkly atmospheric Bloodborne. FromSoftware outdid themselves when it came to this twisted Lovecraftian masterpiece. One…

The Decisions: A…

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To analyze a game’s design is to embark on a journey alongside the developer, one that shows what decisions were made as they decided to create their game. As I analyze a game’s design, I take a look at 1.) their philosophy and concepts 2.)mechanics and systems 3.)narrative, and…

On The Shelf:…

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As we near the end of April, We’ve already had some pretty big gaming releases. But can we expect more this week? Please see below for my TOP 5 games out this week, this week was the hardest to choose due to so many releases. Let’s see my picks…

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Nier Automata was released on February 23, 2017, and as far as I’m concerned, it’s a landmark title. In recent years, the AAA space has seen a real lack of thought provoking, truly well-written games that are simultaneously an absolute blast to play. It is, admittedly, very weird, but…

On The Shelf:…

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Welcome to On The Shelf, your weekly source of gaming releases. Following a strong start to the year with many Triple A releases, game releases are quieting down the closer we get to E3. However that doesn’t stop new games coming. Please see the TOP 5 games out this…

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Completed Zelda, finished Horizon, passed up on Mass Effect: Andromeda? I know what you’re thinking, What new games are coming out? I have the answers below. Here are my TOP 5 picks for games out next week. Yooka-Laylee Release Date: April 11, 2017 Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One Yooka-Laylee…

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Can you believe it’s April already? The first quarter of 2017 is over and we’ve moved into the second quarter, can the second quarter give the same quality of games which we’ve already seen this year? I hope so. Please see my TOP 5 picks for games releasing this…

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March has been a very good month in terms of gaming, we’ve seen Horizon, Zelda, Mass Effect and many more. However the amount of games doesn’t stop there. Please see our TOP 5 picks for games out this week. Dark Souls III: The Ringed City Release Date: March 27,…

Retail Resurrection –…

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Welcome to the first installment of Retail Resurrection, where I’ll be taking a look at some PlayStation series that have been placed on definite hiatus the last few years. We’ll discuss why that could be and in addition analyze the series as a whole up until now in the…

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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…

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Rocket League: HDR Audio and Loot Boxes Leaving?

Rocket League seems to get better and better with each update and the most recent bit of news that has come out for it doesn’t set it back one bit.…

August 9, 2019, 627
Anodyne 2 open world gameplay, shows driving mechanics

Anodyne 2: Return to Dust Review — Dust Devil

Anodyne 2 is a Kaleidoscope of Retro Flair Despite being the homespun passion project of a mere two developers, Anodyne 2: Return to Dust carries the air of an epic.…

August 9, 2019, 1,169
Cassandra in-game model

Cassandra Now Available in Soulcalibur VI as DLC

There had been several fan-favorite characters missing from the Soulcalibur VI roster when the game originally launched. Some of these characters (and by “characters,” I mean just Amy) were added…

August 8, 2019, 1,453

We Need to Tone Down the Toxicity Surrounding Epic Games Store

Since its introduction, the Epic Games Store has been the target of intense scrutiny and inflammatory discourse within the gaming community. This hostility has grown so deep that virtually all…

August 8, 2019, 832
Gamescom Opening Night Live logo

Over 15 Game Publishers Premiering New Content at Gamescom

Amidst the heaps of trouble E3 might be in, we can at least seek solace in the upcoming Gamescom 2019, headed to Cologne, Germany from August 20th-24th and streamed worldwide.…

August 7, 2019, 450
Promotional art for GreedFall. Depicts a battlefield with soldiers in heavy armour standing over a pile of corpses.

Action RPG GreedFall Gets New Trailer

Developed by French studio Spiders and published by Focus Home Interactive, GreedFall is an action RPG inspired by colonial America. With that being said, GreedFall still contains elements of classic fantasy…

August 7, 2019, 1,304
Image from Pokémon Sword and Shield depicting the Pokémon Weezing in his new Galarian Form

Pokémon Sword/Shield Gets New Trailer

The new trailer for Pokémon Sword and Shield is here, showing off some brand new characters and Pokémon to collect. We recently reported that new information on Pokémon Sword and…

August 7, 2019, 627

Screenshots of PvZ: Garden Warfare 3 Leaked

It’s no secret that a new Garden Warfare game is on the way. EA confirmed the development of a new Plants Vs. Zombies game which was later backed up by…

August 7, 2019, 1,179
Landscape shot of Dark Envoy gameplay, turn-based gameplay presented at an isometric angle

“Tactical RPG” Dark Envoy Announced for 2020

Out of the blue, Event Horizon Games has announced Dark Envoy, a “non-linear RPG” with tactical combat and a gothic steampunk feel. The cryptic trailer nonetheless gives us a glimpse of…

August 6, 2019, 869

Halo Boss Promises Xbox One Version of Halo Infinite High Quality

With Halo Infinite slated to release holiday 2020, gamers are concerned that the Xbox One version of the next Halo title will be a watered-down port compared to the next-gen version. The…

August 6, 2019, 664