6 Seventh Generation Games That Need Eighth Generation Sequels

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We are in a market saturated with game sequels, and that is both a good and bad thing. Good because if there is a game world you like that did well on the market, there is a chance you will be able to visit it again. Bad because the influx of sequels tend to keep […]

Why ‘The Last Guardian’ Is Set To Potentially Be The Greatest Game Ever Made

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I will start this with a disclaimer. If you have not ever played any Team Ico games (namely, Ico and Shadow of the Colossus) you may not want to read this. Only because Team Ico makes a very specific type of game (one that tears out your heart and eats it like George R. R. […]

Virtual Tears: The 5 Saddest Video Game Endings

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Video games can be a lot like relationships. You think you need them in your life and that they make you a better person, but some of them like to make you cry without any warning. While most of us may escape into the world of video game fiction because it is an alternative reality […]

6 Examples of Weird Nudity in Gaming

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I truly respect the fact that gaming wants to be the next level in narrative and story telling. I understand they want to be seen and respected as an adult medium. That’s fine, and there are a great many games that stand as a testimony to this. The only problem is, on the other side, […]

The Hardcore Gamer (VS) The Casual Gamer

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Being born into the era when the Nintendo Entertainment System was growing in popularity, I had no choice growing up but to be a hardcore gamer. Why? There were no easy games. Hell, there were rarely even save points or passwords. If you wanted to beat a game (think Mega Man series or Mike Tyson’s […]

Final Fantasy 7 Remake: The Dread of Reliving The Death of Aeris

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First things first, Square has never made it officially clear if her name is Aeris or Aerith. Us Americans assume Aeris, because that is what he got, but some from the East think her first-given name, Aerith, is her real name. So let’s get that stupid-ass argument out of the way right away. I will […]

The Key Figures That Have Redefined The Gaming World In The Last Decade

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The world of gaming has changed a lot over the past ten years. Beyond the obvious improvements in graphics, the smarter AIs, and the sleeker tech, much bigger shifts have occurred – the industry is targeting new markets, experimenting with new approaches in game development and funding, and seeking out new types of in-game narrative […]

E3 2015 – My 10 Favorite Moments and Gaming Discoveries

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Another June in LA means another E3 Expo has come and gone. When it comes to recapping E3 2015 there was good, there was bad, and then there was just “meh, that again?” You already know whether you want to play “Batman: Arkham Knight” or “Call of Duty: Black Ops III”. No amount of telling […]

The 5 Best Video Game Voice Actors

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First off, if you do not understand the ‘Jill Sandwich’ joke in the intro pic and outro pic to this piece, you should probably be reading something else. Just saying. Anyway, people do not give enough credit to video game voice actors. But if we got more games that sounded like the original Resident Evil […]

Watch all of the E3 Expo 2015 Press Events Here!

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Whether they’ve already happened or you want to watch them live as they air from Los Angeles, here’s your chance to see all of the major press events without actually being at E3 Expo 2015! If the press event has already aired, you can watch the replay, complete with Gamespot pre- and post-shows (click PLAY […]