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A Look Back at the RPGs of 2017 - An Improved Initiative

If 2017 can be remembered for one thing, it is the growing dominance of role-playing games within the video game market.

Time For A Checkup - A Look Back At the State of Overwatch

One of the most defining key aspects of modern gaming is the ability for developers to release an update for a game at virtually any time that they
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Time For A Checkup - The State of Rainbow Six Siege Heading Into 2018

On paper, Rainbow Six Siege sounds like an average to below average game that would fizzle out after a couple months for a whole host of r

The Shooters of 2017 - From Destiny to Wolfenstein, What Flopped and What Flew?

Of all the genres that exist for games, one can argue that none have wider appeal than shooters, especially those of the first person variety.
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Danganronpa V3 - Overlooked Games of 2017

With so many excellent games coming out in 2017, games that would have been a huge success in other years got swept under the rug. Danganronpa<
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The Dark Side Of Letting Politicians Regulate Games Like Star Wars Battlefront 2

With all the controversy that Star Wars Battlefront 2 stirred up, it was only a matter of time before the powers that be took notice.
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Can EA Salvage The Star Wars Battlefront 2 Fiasco Through Compromise?

It should be no secret by now that Star Wars Battlefront 2 has been on the receiving end of
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Wild West Exodus Armoured Justice Theme Posse Unboxing

Today, after too long a wait thanks to real life concerns so rudely taking up too much of my hobby time and money, we can finally take a look at on
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Wargaming Baby Steps: Choosing the Army That’s Right For You

As much as I am loathe to acknowledge it, the holiday season is rapidly approaching.

The Game Boy Classic – What Should It Have?

With sales of the Classic consoles reaching over two million units, it wouldn’t be the most surprising thing in the world if Nintendo announced the
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Can An Overwatch Movie Succeed Or Should Other Options Be Explored?

With a playerbase of some 35 million people, Overwatch is a global phenomenon that, for the time being, is more or less the poster child o
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Who's to Blame For Microtransactions, EA and Activision or Gamers Like Us?

It is no secret that things like loot boxes and skin packs are far from beloved by most gamers.

The Weakest Links: The Flaws In Breath Of The Wild

I finished The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild recently.

The Shadow of War: People Are Pushing Back Against Microtransactions, But Does It Matter?

One of the most despised aspects of modern gaming is, unquestionably, the proliferation of microtransactions.

The Nintendo 64 Mini – What Would It Need to Have?

With the release of the miniature SNES Classic and the success of the NES Classic, it’s logical to assume Nintendo would continue its pattern of ma
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Prescription for Sleep: Fight for Your Dreams - A Track by Track Breakdown

In the past year GENTLE LOVE's Prescription For Sleep records have been a strong part of m
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The Worst Case Scenario of Star Wars Battlefront 2's Microtransactions

For all intents and purposes, what you saw in Star Wars Battlefront 2's beta is what you're going to get when the game releases on Novembe
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In Defense of Difficulty

One of the most unique and defining aspects of games is that you can almost guarantee that no two people will ever have the same exact experience p

SPIRIT: A Game Music Charity Album Benefiting Hurricane Harvey Victims - Track by Track Breakdown

With the recent tragic events in Huston, Texas due to Hurricane Harvey, many charities have begun to help fund efforts to rebuild and like many ind
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A Look At Overwatch After The Junkertown Update: Mercy Here, Mercy There, Mercy Everywhere

On September 19, 2017, Overwatch received an update that
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SNES Classic Edition - First Impressions

As a child of the 90s, growing up and playing with my (now yellow) Super Nintendo after school is one of my earliest and fondest memories.
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Casual Vs. Hardcore: Destiny 2's Identity Crisis

It should come as no real surprise that Destiny 2 is a game that tries to reach many kinds of demographics.