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Nov
24

Tale of the Guardians

In what may not be a surprising but still very exciting bit of (leaked, and so far, unconfirmed) news Telltale games has announced that it will be developing a game focusing on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. For those who […]

Nov
02

Wii Hardly Knew U

When Nintendo released their console, the Wii, in 2006, it flew off the shelves. Never before had a gaming company become so accessible to so many people for such an affordable price. While titles like Wii Sports and Mario Kart […]

Oct
17

Red Dead Redemption 2 Seemingly On the Horizon

One could argue that Rockstar is the most influential gaming company today. Rockstar was the studio behind the most revolutionary game released at least in the last 20 years, maybe even, of all time. Grand Theft Auto III literally changed […]

Aug
16

Pokemon Sun and Moon: The Necessity of Evolution

Much is being made of the upcoming Pokemon games, Pokemon Sun and Moon, and with good reason. They’re the official continuation of the Pokemon franchise, following 2013’s Pokemon X and Y. Pokemon games have stood the test of time by […]

Jan
16

Psychonauts 2 Funded – Release Date Set For 2018

Earlier this week it was announced via DoubleFine’s Twitter account that the sequel to their beloved­by­many game Psychonauts, had reached its crowdfunding goal of $3.3 million. Tim Schafer specified that amount as the goal because it was the amount that […]

Nov
02

Microsoft Xbox One Holiday Bundle Offers Big Incentives for Early Shoppers

No doubt due in no small part to Destiny’s newly released and well received The Taken King expansion, Madden 16’s glowing reviews, or most importantly the fresh off the presses Halo 5, Microsoft is getting an early leg up on […]

Feb
22

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate: A Step In the Right Direction

Glistening reviews have been coming in from all corners for the highly anticipated Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate since its release a week ago. Citing the typically deep and complex, yet not totally inaccessible combat along with the diversity of weapon […]

Dec
03

World of Warcraft – The Glory of the Grind

Grinding, or in non- gamer speak (let it be known that I am nothing if not a writer for the layman), engaging in monotonous and repetitive menial tasks for payoff down the road, is a gameplay mechanic that has been […]

Nov
23

Meh-sassin’s Creed: Why It’s Time for the Assassins to Call It A Franchise

In 2007 Ubisoft introduced the gaming world to Altaïr Ibn-Al’Lahad and his Brotherhood of Levantine Assassins in Assassin’s Creed. While this first title in the Assassin’s Creed franchise was flawed, it presented gamers with an opportunity they perhaps didn’t even […]

Nov
15

A Welcome Return: Oddworld Is Back and You Should Care

A few months ago, gamers were given the opportunity to revisit the Oddworld Universe for the first time since 2005 with Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty. Unlike Oddoworld Inhabitants’ later efforts Munch’s Oddysee and Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath, New ‘n’ Tasty harkened […]