Gaming

PS4 System Software 2.50 “Yukimura” Released

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Sony has just let loose their sizable “Yukimura” PS4 system update. Weighing in at 245mb, this update is not exactly huge. The changelist, however, is quite large, and include major changes such as: The highly anticipated Suspend/Resume function which lets you jump in and out of games like you can on the PS Vita. Backup and Restore from HDD to USB which ... Read More »

Games With Gold April 2015 – Double Games with Gold all the way!

Games with Gold April 2015

April is just around the corner and with that fans and subscribers of the Xbox Games with Gold program have been surprised by Microsoft that Games with Gold for April will give players six free games instead of three. The program will still follow the same timeline of all month availability on Xbox One and there being a different game ... Read More »

Stop Complaining About Gamer Entitlement

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Gamer entitlement. It has become the second most common buzzword to hurl at gamers, just after sexist and just before misogynist (some people have a hard time spelling that one). The idea of “gamer entitlement” has been around for years, but most got their first taste of it with the release of Mass Effect 3. BioWare promised a satisfying conclusion to ... Read More »

More Details on the Batman: Arkham Knight Harley Quinn Pre-Order Bonus

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More details on the Harley Quinn pre-order dlc have come to light. Shown on an Amazon page for Batman: Arkham Knight, it is revealed that the Harley Quinn dlc will be a prequel to the main games story. The description reads. For the first time in the Arkham series take on the role of Joker’s psychotic side-kick Harley Quinn and wreak havoc inside ... Read More »

Why is the Federal Government Funding Studies on “Notoriously Toxic” Gamers

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The National Endowment for the Humanities recently announced a $29,403 grant to study the “toxic rhetoric” of gamers. The study is titled Notoriously Toxic: Understanding the Language and Costs of Hate and Harassment in Online Games. The title is interesting because it has the implication that gamers are “Notoriously Toxic”, whatever that is supposed to mean. Toxic has recently joined ... Read More »

Total War Attila DLC adds Gore and Celts

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A pretty hefty update, titled Tin Isle Mercenaries, for Total War Attila is now online and has brought many fixes, including some I addressed before. Hordes are less likely to be chased down now by the campaign AI and Hun warriors have been nerfed to some extent. There are also numerous A.I. improvements, bug fixes, gameplay enhancements, and general improvements all together. The ... Read More »

Ironcast Review – Randomized Robots

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Random elements are a vital element of any roguelike. They add to the unique nature of each run and surprise even the most veteran players. However, these surprises can usually be minimized with skillful play. Rogue Legacy can be conquered with careful platforming, and a master at The Binding of Issac has long since memorized enemy patterns and room layouts. ... Read More »