Tag Archives: Video Games

Please Play: Snake Pass

Share This: For the majority of my life I have felt like a video game salesman to my friends. Having to give them bullet pointed lists of why a certain game is worth their time. Sometimes I succeed and get friends or family to dive deep into worlds that deserve, but its the times that I fail that always bother me. Please Play is a series of articles and maybe… Read Article →

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare First Impressions. Yes, Really.

Share This: Yes, it’s true. In the Year of our Lord Two Thousand and Sixteen, I have never played Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. I was in 8th grade when the game was released and I didn’t have an Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 at the time. But that’s not to say I’m completely ignorant about the game. I still vividly recall the intense announcement trailer, the across-the-board positive… 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 →

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 →

Rocket League Update: Let’s Get Ready To Rumble

Share This: On Thursday, Psyonix launched the newest update to Rocket League, the massively popular car-based soccer game. While the update offers players a number of smaller tweaks and highly anticipated features, the big headline here is the brand new Rumble game type. Rumble is a variation on the classic Soccar mode, a five-minute 3v3 match, the team that scores the most goals wins. What’s changed is that each player… Read Article →

World of Warcraft Legion: Early Impressions.

Share This: This past Tuesday Blizzard released its sixth World of Warcraft expansion Legion. Coming off of Warlords of Draenor Blizzard desperately needed to do something big to win their audience back. I was skeptical to jump back into WoW after what seemed like the worlds longest content drought. World of Warcraft Legion has been nothing but a blast since I started at 3 am Wednesday morning. it is only… Read Article →

Titanfall 2 Wants You To Play Smarter

Share This: I have a confession to make, I’m not very good at first-person shooters. In fact, I’m mostly terrible at them. That being said, I love playing them. Some of my best gaming memories come from sleep overs as a kid playing 007 Nightfire, Halo LAN parties, countless hours in Modern Warfare 2, and more recently in the hyper-competitive Overwatch. So when I heard that the upcoming Titanfall 2… Read Article →

Why everyone should stop panicking about Final Fantasy 15 being delayed

Share This: Recently director of Final Fantasy 15 Hajime Tabata released a video explaining why Final Fantasy 15 is going to be delayed until November 29th. This is just months after the game, that seemed to be years in the making, was finally ready for us. Here is Tabata’s video announcement of the delay: Basically this video tells the fans we won’t need some massive day one patch and any… Read Article →

We Happy Few Gameplay

Share This: Mike and I got to sit down and play through We Happy Few by Compulsion Games last night, and let me tell you it is terrific. We Happy Few is set in a dystopian reality where things are gruesomely beautiful. While the game is challenging having to manage your thirst, hunger, health, and tiredness it gives the player plenty of time to breathe and explore. Seeing what the… Read Article →