• Elder Scrolls Online BETA Preview

    WARNING: This review will wholeheartedly document the journey of a complete and utter noob. So the time has come… the next stage of BETA testing...

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    WARNING: This review will wholeheartedly document the journey of a complete and utter noob. So the time has come… the next stage of BETA testing for The Elder Scrolls Online has gone public. I must admit, this was a game I’d not particularly reconnoitered with interest over the year – partly because MMO’s aren’t my...
  • Call of Duty: Ghosts

    Maybe it’s Infinity Ward. Maybe it’s the exciting buzz of the ‘next generation’. Or maybe it’s the fact I’m actually good at this one… Yet...

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    Maybe it’s Infinity Ward. Maybe it’s the exciting buzz of the ‘next generation’. Or maybe it’s the fact I’m actually good at this one… Yet to me, Call of Duty: Ghosts is as fresh and entertaining as the COD franchise has ever been – offering a well earned place as the next ‘true’ successor to...
  • Battlefield 4: It’s Time to Stop Wasting Resources on Single Player

    Battlefield 4’s release is coming up quickly, as it is slated to be released on October 29th in the United States. As always, it will...

    Battlefield 4’s release is coming up quickly, as it is slated to be released on October 29th in the United States. As always, it will be released in the Fall when there are a lot of other huge releases coming out, never mind that this Fall will also see the release of the Xbox One...
  • The Walking Dead Does Zombies and Narrative Better Than The Last of Us

    The Last of Us and The Walking Dead are the two games that you’ll talk about when you talk about modern zombie games. Both The...

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    The Last of Us and The Walking Dead are the two games that you’ll talk about when you talk about modern zombie games. Both The Last of Us and Telltale’s The Walking Dead are pretty different games, but both games have seen a great deal of critical and commercial success in their own right. They...
  • Grand Theft Auto V Trailer Shows Off Crazy Possibilities

    There was no better feeling than waking up to an unexpected Grand Theft Auto V gameplay trailer showing, you know, honest-to-goodness gameplay footage from the...

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    There was no better feeling than waking up to an unexpected Grand Theft Auto V gameplay trailer showing, you know, honest-to-goodness gameplay footage from the game and showing how some of the mechanics work. If you haven’t checked it out already, please, by all means do, or this article will make about as much sense...
  • Deadpool

    “Dying is easy, comedy is hard.”  This quote, often attributed to Edmund Gwenn, adequately sums up the state of video game comedy.  While there have...

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    “Dying is easy, comedy is hard.”  This quote, often attributed to Edmund Gwenn, adequately sums up the state of video game comedy.  While there have been stabs at comedy in games by developers like Double Fine and Telltale, if one was to curate a collection of comedy games it would subsist of only a few...
  • Can Oculus Rift’s Wicked Paradise Make Erotic Games Popular?

    The Oculus Rift is still almost a year away from being released, but there has been a steady buzz about the VR headset since its...

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    The Oculus Rift is still almost a year away from being released, but there has been a steady buzz about the VR headset since its successful Kickstarter campaign back in August 2012, which itself followed the buzz that they received from presenting the Oculus Rift back in E3 2012 last year. Part of that buzz...
  • Watch Dogs’ Stark Existence Much Closer to Reality Than We’d Like

    We as citizens of the world live in odd times, as we live in the day and age where Americans are being spied upon by...

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    We as citizens of the world live in odd times, as we live in the day and age where Americans are being spied upon by their own government through the NSA and its PRISM program. As the world moves towards more of a digital future the subject of privacy becomes more and more of a...
  • Rising Storm

    Red Orchestra 2 hit two years ago, introducing gamers to a very realistic World War II experience.  A first person shooter that ignored many of...

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    Red Orchestra 2 hit two years ago, introducing gamers to a very realistic World War II experience.  A first person shooter that ignored many of the tropes of the shooter genre and taught players about the fragility of the human  body.  Red Orchestra 2 focused on the European front of the war, recreating the brutal...
  • 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...