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Sep
24

Why Shadow of Mordor Needs to Impress

When Peter Jackson’s adaptation of the Lord of the Rings trilogy was first released with The Fellowship of the Ring, the public was presented with a world that it had never quite taken hold of. Prior to Jackson’s films, Middle […]

Sep
13

Why Destiny Can’t Possibly Live up To the Hype and Why That’s Okay

I have never seen a game with as much Hype behind it as Destiny. The amount of marketing for this game is absolutely ludicrous. You can’t travel from one web page to another without seemingly running into an ad for […]

Sep
08

Gamers and DLC: A Story of Love and Abuse

Video games have come a long way in the way they’re developed. In the long long ago, video games were developed as passion projects on shoestring budgets in the developer’s garage by a small group of people who worked together […]

Sep
03

A Logistical Battle: Master Race vs. Peasants

As I have written before here, I would like to think of myself as a not-quite-as-of-yet member of the PC Master Race. A Master Racer, if you will. I have the will and ambition to become a full member of […]

Aug
11

The Death of the Single Player Experience and How It’s Saving Our Stories

The gaming industry has entered a new era. This era of gaming is dominated by games like Call of Duty, Battlefield, and Titanfall. The biggest common denominator between these three games (other than the big shooty explosiony stuff that is […]

Aug
05

The Sims – A Destiny Simulator

Since the release of the first Sims game in February of 2000, EA Maxis’ life simulating franchise has sold over 175 million copies worldwide. In school I was taught never to assume, but I believe it would be a safe […]

Jul
28

You’re Doin’ God’s Work Humble Bundle. You’re Doin’ God’s Work.

Humble Bundle is an online gaming service through which consumers can purchase games as digital downloads. From Humble Bundle consumers can buy either bundles of games, for which they can choose their price, or they can buy standalone games. The […]

Jul
26

How Rocksteady Saved Batman

The celebration of the Batman’s recent seventy-fifth birthday proves that the Dark Knight has placed himself into the public consciousness as one of history’s greatest heroes. Batman has conquered every type of media out there. From his original comic books, […]

Jul
23

Thoughts on The International and the Dota 2 Community

I’ve been a gamer since I was 8 years old. However, I have not been a member of the PC gaming community for long, and as someone who doesn’t even own a real gaming PC, I hazard to say I’m […]