• Bioshock Infinite: 5 Points That Prove It’s Another Sexist Game

    Recent rants by Anita Sarkeesian regarding the promotion of male adolescent power fantasies within video games has reignited the concern of sexism in video games....

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    Recent rants by Anita Sarkeesian regarding the promotion of male adolescent power fantasies within video games has reignited the concern of sexism in video games. While I whole-heartedly disagree with her slanted views, it was hard not to take notice of the complaints and how they come about. You can twist many things in life...
  • Why the Wii U Is Destined to Become the Next Sega Dreamcast

    There was something about the Sega Dreamcast that just felt a bit off when it launched in 1999. It felt like Sega rushed it to...

    There was something about the Sega Dreamcast that just felt a bit off when it launched in 1999. It felt like Sega rushed it to market to meet the 9-9-99 launch date, which admittedly caused a lot of buzz, launching a solid six months before there was any new competition by the way of the...
  • Xbox One: 5 Reasons Microsoft’s Reveal Was Total Failure

    So, today we witnessed another console unveil this time from Microsoft. After Sony unveiled their new console features earlier in the year and with Nintendo...

    So, today we witnessed another console unveil this time from Microsoft. After Sony unveiled their new console features earlier in the year and with Nintendo already putting the Wii U on store shelves, this was the next anticipated release. Microsoft didn’t really build-up much fanfare behind the console reveal unlike Sony, but the show went...
  • Bioshock Infinite: Top 5 Reasons It’s Overrated

    Bioshock Infinite has been the most recent craze this past week in the gaming world. It does have it’s good points, and the ending is...

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    Bioshock Infinite has been the most recent craze this past week in the gaming world. It does have it’s good points, and the ending is an especially hot topic to talk about. I do feel however that the ending is overshadowing a lot of other aspects of the game. Looking at the game as a...
  • Watch Dogs: 3 Reasons It’ll Be Better Than GTA 5

    Ubisoft have been on a decent roll this past year. Far Cry 3 ended 2012 with a big bang whilst Assassin’s Creed 3 was still...

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    Ubisoft have been on a decent roll this past year. Far Cry 3 ended 2012 with a big bang whilst Assassin’s Creed 3 was still a decent game. Now they’ve announced Assassin’s Creed 4, which looks REALLY interesting. Another game on the horizon that Ubisoft have up their sleeve is Watch Dogs. It is easy...
  • New PS3 Model Can’t Combat the Wii U

    Yesterday at the Tokyo Game Show, Sony officially announced a new PS3 model, with the same design that was leaked several months ago. It sports...

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    Yesterday at the Tokyo Game Show, Sony officially announced a new PS3 model, with the same design that was leaked several months ago. It sports a slimmer build, impressive specs for its size, and a fair price tag of $270–but none of that will help Sony in the least. The addition of this new model...
  • Will This Be Sony’s Last Generation?

    The PS3 can last a while because of its efficient and powerful design—I wouldn’t be surprised if they skip next generation entirely. But there’s something...

    The PS3 can last a while because of its efficient and powerful design—I wouldn’t be surprised if they skip next generation entirely. But there’s something ominous about the way Sony is handling their systems and games as we approach the holiday season—and laying off half of their PR team simply adds fuel to the fire....
  • Battlefield 4’s Uphill Battle Against Call of Duty: Ghosts

    We hear about the battle of the mega first person shooter franchises regularly now, with both Activision and EA locked in mortal combat against each...

    We hear about the battle of the mega first person shooter franchises regularly now, with both Activision and EA locked in mortal combat against each other, both releasing a new title every year in hopes of crushing their opposition — or at least making a metric ton of money. In that regard, both companies are...
  • Metro Last Light: 5 Reasons The Game Simply Sucks

    A few weeks have passed since the release of Metro Last Light. Having read many a glowing review for the game, I set out to...

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    A few weeks have passed since the release of Metro Last Light. Having read many a glowing review for the game, I set out to try it myself and hoped to be bedazzled by this hidden gem. Unfortunately, all those positive reviews were bogus. Finally getting my hands on the game, I realised just how...
  • Saturday’s Xbox Live Outage Shows Dangers of Always On DRM

    If you were somehow gleefully unaware, this Saturday Microsoft’s Xbox Live saw a rather significant outage, as the service was down for most of the...

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    If you were somehow gleefully unaware, this Saturday Microsoft’s Xbox Live saw a rather significant outage, as the service was down for most of the day. By the end of the day they were able to restore most of the network, but certain parts like group chat just simply did not function and were still...