• Kickstarter Focus: Shadowgate

    One of the first point-and-click games to hit the markets and one that shaped the entire genre for decades to come, Shadowgate is finally able...

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    One of the first point-and-click games to hit the markets and one that shaped the entire genre for decades to come, Shadowgate is finally able to make a reappearance through the Kickstarter platform. Massively updating the graphics and UI with current-gen capabilities, the new Shadowgate looks amazing compared to other point-and-click adventures, and absolutely blows...
  • Top 5 Stocking Stuffers

    Christmas is on the horizon, and if you’re stuck trying to figure out what to get a gamer friend or relative, fear no more. Here...

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    Christmas is on the horizon, and if you’re stuck trying to figure out what to get a gamer friend or relative, fear no more. Here are several games, all between $15-30 new, that could brighten up someone’s Christmas. 5) Skyrim If someone doesn’t have Skyrim by now, they’re missing out and know it. Skyrim is...
  • The Xbox One’s Fumble is the PlayStation 4 and Wii U’s Gain

    No matter what your stance is on the Microsoft unveiling of the Xbox One on May 21st it should be incredibly clear that their timing...

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    No matter what your stance is on the Microsoft unveiling of the Xbox One on May 21st it should be incredibly clear that their timing and fumble has just played into the competition’s hands. Both Nintendo and Sony have seen an uptick in the image of their respective consoles after Microsoft revealed the Xbox One...
  • The Last Guardian Gameplay Finally Revealed…and It’s a Shooter?

    For those who were so distraught at the lack of Last Guardian-ness at Sony’s E3 Press Conference, you are finally about to get some good...

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    For those who were so distraught at the lack of Last Guardian-ness at Sony’s E3 Press Conference, you are finally about to get some good news.  After being announced in 2009, The Last Guardian has finally seen the light of day, and after meeting in a secret location, taking a blood oath, and selling my...
  • Dead Island Riptide: Why a Full Retail Release Was the Wrong Move

    Today saw the much-anticipated release of Dead Island Riptide for zombie lovers everywhere who might somehow feel as if their tastes in the undead have...

    Today saw the much-anticipated release of Dead Island Riptide for zombie lovers everywhere who might somehow feel as if their tastes in the undead have yet to be met by the game industry. The first game came as a bit of a surprise, as it was a fun zombie shooter that incorporated in some RPG...
  • Dying Light: New Survival Skills Video Shows Great Gameplay Depth

    Techland and Warner Bros. Interactive have released a new trailer for the upcoming first-person shooter, zombie horror video game Dying Light. The new trailer features...

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    Techland and Warner Bros. Interactive have released a new trailer for the upcoming first-person shooter, zombie horror video game Dying Light. The new trailer features a fun twist. It is an interactive, “Test Your Survival Skills,” trailer. The new extended gameplay video features over 25 minutes of new footage. The amazing thing about the trailer...
  • Hidden Chronicles

    Hidden Chronicles is one of Zynga’s popular new games that centers around hidden object puzzles. As the nephew of a recently deceased member of a...

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    Hidden Chronicles is one of Zynga’s popular new games that centers around hidden object puzzles. As the nephew of a recently deceased member of a secret organization, it’s fallen to you to track down your uncle’s killers using a secret family power that you never knew you had to restore your uncle’s estate and the...
  • Why Mobile Gaming Will Replace Handheld Gaming

    Handheld gaming has certainly had its ups and downs: the Nintendo DS was a huge seller and showed that the casual gamer could buy handhelds...

    Handheld gaming has certainly had its ups and downs: the Nintendo DS was a huge seller and showed that the casual gamer could buy handhelds along with consoles, while the lackluster PSP showed that graphics and power aren’t the best selling points of a handheld system. Although recent handheld systems have had their share of...
  • Can The Wii U Compete with the PS4 and Xbox 720?

    If there ever was a console which could be considered ubiquitous in the mainstream it would have to be the Nintendo Wii. The runaway success...

    If there ever was a console which could be considered ubiquitous in the mainstream it would have to be the Nintendo Wii. The runaway success of Nintendo’s Wii cannot be stressed enough — it was a complete monster of the last generation, surpassing everyone else in the industry and even transcending the realm of gaming...
  • Angry Piggy

    Angry Piggy is definitely the kind of game that’s all about teamwork. Initially I admit to jumping right in without even reading the games description,...

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    Angry Piggy is definitely the kind of game that’s all about teamwork. Initially I admit to jumping right in without even reading the games description, I wrote it off immediately as being mundane and too simplistic as well as repetitive and boring until I hit the second island. It’s obvious that the folks who designed...