• Star Wars Battlefront 3: Should Only Focus on Sequel and Original Trilogy

    Electronic Arts and DICE are currently making the next installment of the Star Wars Battlefront video game franchise–Star Wars Battlefront 3. Rumors are emerging about...

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    Electronic Arts and DICE are currently making the next installment of the Star Wars Battlefront video game franchise–Star Wars Battlefront 3. Rumors are emerging about the production for the game (via MakingStarWars.net) and which the Star Wars films the game will cover. Details have not officially been revealed by EA or DICE. However, the rumors indicate...
  • Can the VGX Be Saved?

    What are the VGX’s?  Nothing special. Do they matter?  Not much.  However, in terms of mainstream media, the VGX awards (formerly the VGA’s) offer the...

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    What are the VGX’s?  Nothing special. Do they matter?  Not much.  However, in terms of mainstream media, the VGX awards (formerly the VGA’s) offer the biggest spotlight for games in terms of awards and recognition.  Traditional red-carpet affair award shows are suffering in terms of rating, failing to captivate audiences with their 3 hour run...
  • Serious Sam BFE: Jewel of the Nile DLC

    Plenty of shooters divide their development into two teams; one for the single-player campaign, and one for the multiplayer.  Sometimes this involves using two entirely...

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    Plenty of shooters divide their development into two teams; one for the single-player campaign, and one for the multiplayer.  Sometimes this involves using two entirely separate engines as well.  This raises the question as to why developers don’t just release the single and multiplayer components of their games as two entirely separate products.  Devolver Digital...
  • Paper Racing

    Paper Racing could come off as multiple things, racing paper airplanes for example.  But in this case we are literally talking about toilet paper.  The...

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    Paper Racing could come off as multiple things, racing paper airplanes for example.  But in this case we are literally talking about toilet paper.  The goal of this game is to unroll toilet paper in the most time efficient manner possible.  So you are going to be creating some nice friction between your fingers and...
  • Gaming’s Greatest Antihero

    There are few occasions where we spend the entirety of playing through ones’ story condemning them to damnation only to have our outlook of this...

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    There are few occasions where we spend the entirety of playing through ones’ story condemning them to damnation only to have our outlook of this individual turned upside down in the final act. The anti-hero is a literary character who, throughout the course of the story, takes on characteristics of both villain and hero. While...
  • Why MMOs don’t work on consoles

    One of the areas in which PC gaming has always had the upper hand over its console counterparts is the MMO market. While there have...

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    One of the areas in which PC gaming has always had the upper hand over its console counterparts is the MMO market. While there have been a few moderately successful  console MMOs in the past, such as Final Fantasy for the PS2 and Xbox 360, for the most part they seem to be unsuccessful and...
  • Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII: 5 Ways To Make It Memorable

    Final Fantasy XIII is a very polarising series within the Final Fantasy series. Critical reviews haven’t been awful, and compared to earlier games in the...

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    Final Fantasy XIII is a very polarising series within the Final Fantasy series. Critical reviews haven’t been awful, and compared to earlier games in the FF series, it’s hard to proclaim that FFXIII and its sequel are the worst games of the series. Nevertheless, the games don’t live up to Final Fantasy’s lofty heights set...
  • New Borderlands 2 Details, and why this game is going to rock

    I cannot wait for this game. I’m literally counting down the days on a calender. And it’s this excitement that has driven me to pulling up some...

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    I cannot wait for this game. I’m literally counting down the days on a calender. And it’s this excitement that has driven me to pulling up some new details for the masses. But we will get around to that in a moment, in the time being I’m just going to fill you in on a few things...
  • I’ll Admit It, The PlayStation 4 Is Incredibly Impressive

    The most honest way that I can discuss this upcoming generation of consoles is to say that I’ve been seriously considering putting together a moderate...

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    The most honest way that I can discuss this upcoming generation of consoles is to say that I’ve been seriously considering putting together a moderate PC for next to my television and to utilize Steam’s Big Picture Mode in lieu of dropping a bunch of money on different consoles and expensive games. One of the...
  • 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...