Tag Archives: games

Why everyone should Play Dungeons & Dragons

Share This: For years I have wanted to play Dungeons & Dragons, but never had a group of adventurers brave enough to take the leap. After years of watching groups like Acquisition Inc, Tabletop Adventures/Escapades I longed for an adventure. Finally this year I was asked to take out my dice and roll for initiative. D&D might be something that seems extremely overwhelming and intimidating to someone unfamiliar with the… Read Article →

The Legend of Zelda Title Themes: Greatest Hits

Share This: Here at Gamerations we love our music and we especially love our Legend of Zelda music. So in honor of the franchise we made a video dedicated to the heart tugging title themes that have been presented to us over the past 30 years. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild (Nintendo Switch) Mini Review: After playing 11 hours of The Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild,… Read Article →

Breaking Down Trailer Breakdowns

Share This: In film production, everything that appears onscreen is referred to as mise-en-scène. This includes the lighting of a scene, the composition of the shot, and the character’s appearance. Essentially, everything the viewer sees has been meticulously thought out by the production crew. Nothing is there by accident. So, when it comes time for a new game or console announcement, or both like just this past week, the community… Read Article →

The Best Reactions To Rockstar Teasing Red Dead (UPDATED)

Share This: So Rockstar pretty much made everyone freak out when they tweeted this on Sunday:   pic.twitter.com/BklXMlZ0UQ — Rockstar Games (@RockstarGames) October 16, 2016   And then this happened:   pic.twitter.com/iuwxwyL2cX — Rockstar Games (@RockstarGames) October 17, 2016 So Rockstar pretty much made everyone get super hyped for Red Dead. It’s a little Magnificent Seven Westworld type of feel we are looking at with the second image and I… Read Article →

Telltale Batman: Ep 2. Children of Arkham Review

Share This: The newest installment of Batman: The Telltale Series was released on Tuesday, September 20th. While I will be reviewing each episode as they are released, I will not be giving the game a final score until all five episodes have been released. You can read my episode one review here. Episode two of Batman takes place almost immediately after the events that end the first episode. Bruce Wayne… Read Article →

Will GameStop be the Next Blockbuster?

Share This: As a kid, I loved going to Blockbuster. Wandering the aisles looking for a new movie or game to rent and enjoy over the weekend. Blockbuster was responsible for some of my earliest gaming memories, back in the day of Nintendo 64 and GameBoy Color. It also provided a much cheaper alternative to buying games from Best Boy or Toys R Us. But, due to the rising popularity… Read Article →

Destiny: A Look Ahead at Rise of Iron

Share This: With Rise of Iron almost upon us we thought it would be good to talk about the 5 things have us most excited for the new Destiny’s next expansion 5. The Rise Of Iron Chapter In The Destiny Story I don’t think any would argue that Destiny’s story telling ability has jumped astronomically since the original game was released 2 years ago. Now because of how good The Taken… Read Article →

Madden And The Future Of Sports Video Games

Share This: So Madden just came out and like every year people either praise the game or knock it for it’s lack of advancement. As a loyal fan to the franchise I really love this madden and there are definitely differences to this game. In reality it takes Madden a few years to make changes for fresh gameplay. I would say about every three years the game is vastly different…. Read Article →

Are AAA and Indie Still Enough to Define a Game?

Share This: When we talk about games, we often lump them into one of two basic categories, “AAA” and “indie”, based on a games’ budget. Think of AAA as the gaming equivalent of a blockbuster movie. It’s a spectacle when it’s released and its expected to bring in huge numbers for the publisher. These are games like Call of Duty and Grand Theft Auto, games that break out of the… Read Article →