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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 […]

Aug
11

No Man’s Sky Game-Breaking Glitch Caused by Pre-Order Ship

A very strange glitch is currently affecting users who have pre-ordered No Man’s Sky and obtained the bonus ship. Players who pre-ordered the game also received a slightly better starting ship with an extra inventory slot and a built-in hyperdrive. […]

Feb
23

Stranded Deep: Hope for the Future of Steam Early Access

Steam Early Access has gained a bit of a bad reputation here lately. With small studios popping up left and right, there’s been a surge of titles added to the marketplace, the majority of which probably won’t ever be seen […]

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 […]

Oct
07

An Open Letter to BioWare: Bigger Can Be Better, But Don’t Forget Your Roots

Dragon Age Inquisition is one of the season’s most hyped games and with good reason. Revealed earlier this year, Inquisition looks to be the biggest entry yet in the Dragon Age series. With a new emphasis placed on sheer size, […]

Sep
17

Is the cost of a modern gaming desktop worth the price?

You’ve probably heard people talk about the large costs associated with the hardware needed to build a decent gaming desktop. We’ll take a look at how true this is, and see if the price of a gaming desktop is really […]