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Bullet Points – Bloodborne’s Insight

Alexander Pope once said that “a little knowledge is a dangerous thing.” Nowhere is this truer than the world of From Software’s 2015 masterpiece Bloodborne. In the city of Yharnam, knowledge is…

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Bullet Points: Shadow Warrior’s Swordplay

The 2013 reboot of Shadow Warrior is a weird and fun game for many reasons. The focus on silly humor, the referential easter eggs scattered throughout the game, the obscene…

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Bullet Points: Jazzpunk’s Comedy

Comedy is hard. Making a good comedy game is almost impossible. Writers, artists, level designers, and game designers must work in perfect harmony to create a cohesive, engaging experience. It’s…

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Bullet Points: Dark Souls’ Ornstein And Smough Boss Battle

Probably one of the most talked-about elements of From Software’s flawed masterpiece Dark Souls is its boss encounters. The game is an intentional throwback to retro-style gaming, so bosses are unforgiving…

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Bullet Points: God of War’s Hub World

There’s a crucial difference between the Crash Bandicoot and Spyro the Dragon trilogies: their hub worlds. The former has a world map in the first game akin to Super Mario…

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Bullet Points – Battlefield 1’s Horrors of War

When EA announced that Battlefield 1 would take place during the First World War, it seemed like it was going to be a less than enjoyable endeavor. After all, most…

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Bullet Points – Skyrim’s Books Used to Flavor the World

Offering dozens if not hundreds of hours of gameplay in the base game alone, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is certainly not intended to be a game for those who…

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Bullet Points – The Dragon Age Series’ Idle Dialogue

If you’ve ever played any kind of Role Playing Game like Skyrim or Dragon Age or Mass Effect, or for that matter, virtually any game that features non-hostile Non-Playable Characters,…

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Bullet Points – Destiny’s Reimagining of Our Solar System and Beyond

With a decade of experience in creating sci-fi environments for gamers across the world thanks to the Halo series, Bungie set their sights on even grander, more distant shores with…

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Bullet Points – The Halo Series’ Uniquely Generic Art Style

As the Xbox’s flagship video game franchise and one of the most influential game series to date, Halo is known for many things. From recharging health systems to the popularization of console…