Here’s a list of the games that I picked up on Black Friday weekend … More Catching Up On 2017 Games: Black Friday Buys
Star Wars Battlefront 2 released last week, letting many feel relief that they didn’t bother holding their breath. From a platform based entirely in technicalities, EA “listened” to the feedback they received in 2015 … More The Disappointing Resurgence of Star Wars Battlefront
The upcoming releases on the Switch are exciting, but the lack of an analog trigger raises some skepticism for how titles like L.A. Noire will perform. … More There’s A Fundamental Feature Missing From The Switch
The eSports community is nothing if not selective. Simply adding a competitive edge to your game, or even developing it from the ground up to be a team shooter doesn’t always lock you into the eSports family. We still see a relative formula to eSports, where you can always find plenty of FPS and MOBA … More Why Splatoon 2 Won’t Work As An eSport
As an educator who focuses on connectedness and building relationships with my students, we often have discussions about their personal interests. During these sharing moments a common topic for discussion is video games.What are we playing? What games do we like? What new games do we want? These are the surface questions we usually discuss … More Are Developers Failing Kids?
I was lucky enough to get my hands on an SNES classic at launch yesterday. I had to wake up at 6:30 AM and sit outside of Best Buy, and promptly go to work after, but all in all it was pretty easy going. While waiting for the store to open I had a nice … More SNES Classic Edition: What To Play And What to Pass
Since my Switch came in yesterday I’ve found it difficult to concentrate on much else. Having it shipped with Splatoon 2 turned out to be best way for me settle into its many features. Although the new car smell faded fast with the realization that the only thing I had to play on my new … More Give Me Octopath Traveler, Or Give Me Death
The big two, Marvel and DC, have characters with histories that go back 75 years. During this time, the companies have placed these characters into nearly every type of story a writer can imagine. We have witnessed elseworld stories, holiday specials, multiverse epics, and smaller intimate tales. Some of these intimate stories focus on characters … More “The Vision” by Tom King is a Comic Masterpiece
I saw IT over the weekend. It was an interesting experience having not seen the original since my childhood. I went in with little expectation, mainly looking forward to a few jump scares and audience reactions. What I got instead was a surprisingly enjoyable resurgence film. IT didn’t necessarily shy away from indulging in the … More IT – The Nerding Grounds Review
I’ll tell you exactly what it’s about: exploitation. Out of the woodwork comes the retro-resurgence train and it’s playing some tired Ozzy Osborne song while it claws at people’s wallets. Okay, I’m probably exaggerating a bit, but forgive me for still being salty after the last hot knife poke I endured from the recent SNES … More What Is This Street Fighter II SNES Cartridge Bullshit About?