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Brian Renadette

Staff Writer

I am a graduate of Southern New Hampshire University with a major in writing and a minor in gaming. I have a passion for video games and writing. I also enjoy volunteering at my local SPCA by walking the dogs.

Articles by Brian Renadette

A snowy post-apocalyptic city from Fallout: The Frontier.

Massive Fallout: New Vegas mod Fallout: The Frontier Releases Today


Grab your winter coat, assault rifle, and some Nuka-Cola! Fallout: The Frontier, a massive Fallout: New Vegas mod that will allow players to explore the post-apocalyptic city of P

Published: Fri, 01/15/2021 - 10:34
Promotional art for Mario Kart Wii.

Mario Kart Wii Speedrunner Pulls Off Rainbow Road Ultra Shortcut


Every Mario Kart game, starting all the way back to the SNES version in 1992, has a new take on Rainbow Road, a course that features a cosmic theme.

Published: Thu, 01/14/2021 - 13:35
The Cyberpunk 2077 art mural made in Sao Paulo

Cyberpunk 2077 Ads in Sao Paulo Drew Fines For Violating Law


A huge mural recreating the cover art from CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077 was created on a building in Sao Paulo, Brazil near the end of 2020.

Published: Wed, 01/13/2021 - 10:22
A screenshot from Return to Castle Monkey Ball.

Return to Castle Monkey Ball Combines Wolfenstein and Monkey Ball


Older gamers might remember Id Software's 1992 first-person shooter Wolfenstein 3D, where players controlled Allied spy William "B.J." Blazkowicz as he fights his way out of the titular ca

Published: Mon, 01/11/2021 - 10:41
Kenny McWild, whose photo is being used for Twitch's first new PogChamp.

Twitch Introduces Daily PogChamp Emotes


Twitch has figured out how they're going to replace their well-known PogChamp emote. Twitch viewers will be seeing a new face represent the emote every 24 hours for the rest of the year.

Published: Fri, 01/08/2021 - 14:08
A shot from Night City's recreation in Minecraft.

Someone is Building Night City in Minecraft


 Building massive structures and cities is a common pastime in the massive voxel-based sandbox game Minecraft.

Published: Thu, 01/07/2021 - 10:24
An Xbox Series X controller, created by Microsoft.

Microsoft Surveys Xbox Owners on DualSense Features


If you own an Xbox Series X/S, you may have received a survey from Microsoft about how you're enjoying it.

Published: Wed, 01/06/2021 - 11:02
An asset from the Game of Thrones mod for Mount and Blade II

Mount and Blade 2 Bannerlords Mod Adds Game of Thrones


Mount and Blade II, the sequel to TaleWorlds Entertainment's medieval combat and role-playing game, takes place in a world with an empire torn apart by civil war and factions vying for pow

Published: Tue, 01/05/2021 - 12:18
A Breath of the Wild NPC modeled after Matt from Wii Sports.

Breath of the Wild NPCs Are Upgraded Miis and Players are Adding Their Own


Players looking to mess with the NPCs in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be interested to learn that the NPCs are made with a system that makes them surprisingly similar to Mi

Published: Mon, 01/04/2021 - 09:00
A shot of Night City from Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt Red's latest game.

CD Projekt Red Faces Lawsuit Over Cyberpunk 2077 Release


Cyberpunk 2077 has had a very rocky launch, but the troubles of developer and publisher CD Projekt Red aren't over yet.

Published: Thu, 12/24/2020 - 19:57
Key art from Gods Will Fall

Kill Your Gods in Gods Will Fall


Deicide is a surprisingly common event in video games. Whether it's someone with godly powers or an actual deity, none are safe from resourceful players and the characters they control.

Published: Fri, 12/18/2020 - 10:00