Category Archives: Gaming

Everything You Need to Know About Game of Thrones' Age of Heroes

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Share. Time to visit the Age of Heroes. By Jesse Schedeen You’re about to hear a lot more about the Age of Heroes, a period predating the events of Game of Thrones by thousands of years. HBO has ordered a pilot for one of the four Game of Thrones prequels in development, with George R. […]

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Remembering StarCraft’s Battle.net – the service that sparked an online gaming revolution

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Any gamer who came up in the ‘90s or earlier remembers StarCraft. Even you didn’t, there’s no way you haven’t heard of it. That’s because Blizzard Entertainment’s seminal sci-fi, real-time strategy game changed the landscape of online and competitive gaming forever. This year, StarCraft turned 20 years old, and to commemorate Blizzard released a remastered […]

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Pokemon Go June 2018 Community Day Takes Place This Weekend

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The next Pokemon Go Community Day is right around the corner. The event takes place this Saturday, June 16, giving players another chance to capture rare Pokemon and earn some extra bonuses. As Niantic previously revealed, the featured Pokemon in this month’s Community Day is Larvitar. The Rock-type monster will spawn much more frequently than […]

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Persona 5 Dancing Has Just the Right Amount of Fan Service

Share. Wake up, get up, get out there. By Andrew Goldfarb One of the most memorable parts of every Persona game is the soundtrack. While every fan has their favorite characters and bosses and dungeons, they probably also have at least one song stuck in their head. Much like 2015’s Persona 4: Dancing All Night, […]

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Save $50 on an Xbox One X now – or wait for a better Amazon Prime Day deal?

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Microsoft has finally given the go-ahead for an Xbox One X discount during E3 2018. And while $50 off the usual $499 is easily the best price we’ve seen since the 4K HDR console launched late last year, we think you deserve a better deal and there’s every chance you’ll get one if you can […]

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Unravel Two Review

Share. It takes two to tangle. By Daniel Krupa I remember the first Unravel more for its adorable protagonist and lush setting than as a puzzle platformer. But Unravel 2 goes a long way to change that, tabling a more accomplished, and at times demanding, platforming experience with puzzles to match. The most immediately-noticeable change […]

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Moonlighter Review: Open For Business

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Dulcet tones and somber notes played in time represent the curious duality of Moonlight. It is, at once, a heroic adventure and the name of the subdued storefront that you alone run. Centered in the heart of a once-bustling town, all the greats, the audacious plunderers of dungeons that were sealed long ago, have died […]

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Jurassic World Evolution Review

Share. I’ve decided not to endorse this park. By Dan Stapleton What could possibly go wrong when managing an island amusement park full of giant, man-eating monsters? Lots of things, though in this case they’re not the kind that lead to good gameplay. With so few interesting decisions and so much mundane busywork going on […]

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Sushi Striker: The Way Of Sushido Review – Cartoon Cuisine Combat

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Like many of Nintendo’s most memorable video games, Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido takes a seemingly mundane fixture of life and extrapolates it into a novel gameplay idea. In this case, co-developer Indieszero (Theatrhythm Final Fantasy, NES Remix) has built an action-puzzle game around conveyor-belt sushi, which serves as a vehicle for its match-three-style […]

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West Of Loathing Review: Wild, Wild West

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West of Loathing is not as simple as its art style might lead you to believe. Its black and white color palette, stick-figure characters, and crude hand-drawn art might appear to be devoid of personality. But in practice, its visual simplicity acts as a malleable canvas for its imagination to run away with reckless abandon. […]

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