Resident Evil is an important staple in video game history. It was responsible for bringing the horror genre to an entirely different level, and each of the titles has experimented with pushing and expanding the boundaries since. RE4 was responsible for re-developing the gameplay, while still supporting the qualities that were always integral to the … More Catching Up On 2017: Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
With the upcoming release of the SNES Classic console, the gaming community has naturally entertained the possibility of a Nintendo 64 Classic console. While keeping my ear to the ground I’ve picked up on a negative attitude towards the resurgence of the console. The talk of the town has been that these titles might not … More My Nintendo 64 Classic Wishlist
When Square-Enix released its first bit of substantial footage of the long awaited Kingdom Hearts 3, with their diluted promise of 2018 as its arrival date, my initial reaction was was an unconvinced “I’m so sure.” After a slow exhale and sluggish eyeroll, I clicked through to see what had been cooked up for Sora, … More Fine! I Guess I’ll Get My Hopes Up For Kingdom Hearts 3
With a game launch season as strong as early 2017 it’s easy to see how some might pass over a few quality titles. Whether certain games simply didn’t stack up to whatever was capturing your interest, or a glance to your bank statement didn’t fill you with that last bit of courage to throw down … More Games In 2017 That I, And Maybe You Passed Over
Over the last couple of months I’ve become obsessed with twitch streaming. I’m not talking “hanging-outside-in-the-bushes-waiting-for-you-to-come-home, boy-you-smell-nice-today” obsessed, but not far from it. There’s something intriguing about this new and evolving medium that I’m struggling to understand. Streaming on Twitch is a uniquely modern convention that wasn’t even conceivable a decade ago. Twitch allows fans … More Involuntary Twitch
Since the beginning FFXIV has set itself apart with enjoyable Class/Job systems, letting players explore a multitude of Tank/Healer/DPS types under one character. This, along with some truly unique dungeons has always given fans a reason to stay hooked. Still, there remained significant room for improvement. Through the Heavensward expansion we saw a few steps … More It’s A Great Time To Play FFXIV
90’s kids across the globe had their dues paid this week, when the SNES/Super Famicom classic was finally confirmed. Following the impressive success of the NES classic, the SNES classic is likely to be just as coveted, if not more. Nostalgic value aside, the Super Nintendo also brought us games with an increased level of … More The SNES Classic Lineup Is Great!
In the aftermath of 2017’s E3 press conference, gamers everywhere are most likely selecting their favorite titles to follow during the remaining months/years of their development. While this year’s series of showcases left some unimpressed fans wanting more, there was still a variety of notable coverage from our video game conglomerates: … More The Nerding Grounds’ E3 2017 Takeaways
You know it’s a slow E3 when the announcement of a console port and some glorified patch notes make it into the presentation of one the “big three.” To be fair, at least this qualifies as “video game related” and isn’t some tone-deaf stunt like revealing a super-car in the middle of a video game … More Playerunknown’s Battleground Adding Zombies, Mantling, Precipitation, and Xbox One Port.
Comic book fans around the world felt it when they heard of Adam West’s passing (especially those who grew up in the 80’s and 90’s). We owe Adam West a great deal of gratitude for the doors he would open. His passing is affecting me more than I thought it would have, it didn’t hit … More Remembering Adam West – A Reflection From Jose Soto