Arvind Pennathur14 hours ago
My Top 5 Zelda Games
The Legend of Zelda is the first video game franchise that I ever took an active interest in and played with the actual intention of getting to the credit screen. It was the franchise that got me into...
Charna Sanson15 hours ago
Games That Time Forgot
We all know a video that we know and love. But, when it comes to telling a friend about it, they have no idea what game you are going on about. There are many reasons why a game is unknown or forgotte...
Ace Hessya day ago
My Addiction to Twitch (Help)
I have a confession to make: I'm addicted to Twitch. I seriously have an unhealthy fascination with online people-watching. (No, I am NOT and was NEVER a fan of Chatroulette.) Since I lack the hand-ey...
Craig Arnott2 days ago
'Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3' Is Finally Arriving!
The first Marvel: Ultimate Alliance came out over 12 years ago and enabled players for the first time to create their own team made from the Marvel superheroes. These heroes included many of the Avengers and X-Men, the Fantastic Four, the Heroes for Hire and solo heroes such as Spider-Man, Daredevil and Blade.
'Majora's Mask' and the Horror Within
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask was among one of the first Zelda games I ever played, having picked it up as part of the bundle released in the Collector's Edition in 2003. Of course, since I was n...
Johann Hollar3 days ago
'Mortal Kombat XI'
Mortal Kombat X came out in 2015 and a year later so did XL with all downloadable content. Since then, nothing has been said for another game in the bloody, yet popular franchise. If Warner Brothers a...
Craig Arnott2 days ago
'Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3' Is Finally Arriving!
The first Marvel: Ultimate Alliance came out over 12 years ago and enabled players for the first time to create their own team made from the Marvel superheroes. These heroes included many of the Avengers and X-Men, the Fantastic Four, the Heroes for Hire and solo heroes such as Spider-Man, Daredevil and Blade.
Gapial 10 days ago
'Marvel's Spider-Man': A Game Like No Other
In the new Spider-Man game for PlayStation 4, players cannot finish the campaign without completing some side missions first. As gamers get deeper into the game, the main character, Peter Parker (Spid...
Patricia Sarkar19 days ago
The Worst Gaming Consoles Ever Made
Gaming elicits passion in so many people. Everyone has their opinion about the best systems, but even more have their opinions about the worst gaming consoles in existence. Video games have become suc...
Iggy Paulsena month ago
10 Forgotten Video Game Heroes You Miss (Or Never Even Saw)
When I was young, I wasn't allowed to have the expensive video games everyone else did. I didn't get Super Mario. Hell, I didn't get Sonic the Hedgehog until I was 14 and the game was over 10 years ol...
CD Turnera month ago
5 Gameplay Mechanics in Horror Titles Nobody Wanted
I don't get people that are so adamant about making their horror games "realistic." I know if I actually encountered a zombie hoard, they'd be already picking my sinews out of their undead teeth. When...
Nicola P. Young2 months ago
Video Games That Are Great for Girls
Though a minority of gamers are female, that minority is a significant one–and growing. There's no denying the facts and statistics. While women make up very little of the user base for sports-based v...
Nintendo Nerds
Nintendo is what Genesis isn't. Kirby, Mario, Pikachu, and beyond; all about the creators of our favorite games.
Industry Evolution
The past, present, and future of gaming. An honest look at the evolution of the industry.
Gaming IRL
When the virtual world becomes a reality. Gaming, in real life.
Rodney McGilla month ago
'Dragon Quest XI'
Dragon Quest XI, what could one say about one of the best games in the franchise other than the fact that it is the longest in the entire history of the Dragon Quest-verse. However, I can say that I c...
Neal Litherlanda month ago
10 Questions to Put on Your Character Creation Document
If you're a dungeon master, then you need all the information you can get about the player characters at your table. If you've noticed that getting meaty details out of your players feels like pulling...
Al Stover2 months ago
My First Live D&D Game in 13 Years
One of the goals I wrote down when I decided to move back home was to play Dungeons and Dragons with an actual group of players. I accomplished that task last Wednesday when I attended a D&D Encounter...
Arvind Pennathur14 hours ago
My Top 5 Zelda Games
The Legend of Zelda is the first video game franchise that I ever took an active interest in and played with the actual intention of getting to the credit screen. It was the franchise that got me into...
'Majora's Mask' and the Horror Within
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask was among one of the first Zelda games I ever played, having picked it up as part of the bundle released in the Collector's Edition in 2003. Of course, since I was n...
Steve Brewer II12 days ago
7 Things I Would Bring to a 'Pokemon Yellow' Remake
I got into Pokemon back in its early days—yep, I am OT. An original trainer. The first game I played was Pokemon Red, but it often frustrated me that you could not obtain all the Pokemon in-game. Spec...
THOT Slayer6 days ago
'Fortnite' Is Dying for Me?
Fortnite, Battle Royale to be specific, is an insanely popular online multiplayer game. As of September of 2018, they had 78.3 million concurrent players. An insane number! I personally have played si...
Nancy D12 days ago
'The Silent Spy' Review—'Nancy Drew' Series
When I was in high school a friend of mine asked me if I wanted to play 'Nancy Drew'...I pictured a board game and thought that must be the worst thing in the world to do on a Friday night. She assure...
Charna Sanson13 days ago
Best Childhood Video Games
WARNING: Nostalgia trip! The best memories of being a child is the memory of coming home from school or waking up on the weekend, getting your favourite snacks, energy drinks, shutting your bedroom do...
Robbie Nicholsa month ago
'Shadow of the Tomb Raider'
After a three year gap, the latest Tomb Raider reboot continued this year with its third and final installment, marking the end of Lara Croft's origin story. While it gave Lara the happy ending she tr...
Brittany lougha month ago
PS4 Spider-Man: Backpack Collections
Spider-Man (a.k.a. Peter Parker) is notorious for losing his backpack, which comes with losing all of the cool stuff that he has collected over the years. Now you can choose to go through the game wit...
Eleanor Gravesa month ago
How a Depressed Kid Was Saved by 'Kingdom Hearts'
I haven't exactly had the happiest life or childhood. We were a poor family, and growing up, I had an abusive stepfather. Nowadays, things are better, and despite my depression, it's often manageable....
Ace Hessya day ago
My Addiction to Twitch (Help)
I have a confession to make: I'm addicted to Twitch. I seriously have an unhealthy fascination with online people-watching. (No, I am NOT and was NEVER a fan of Chatroulette.) Since I lack the hand-ey...
Jackie Barrows8 days ago
So You Wanna Be a Game Developer?
The HTML5 gaming and game design world is on the rise as more people are abandoning Flash game design for systems that are more compatible with popular web browsers. So what is so great about HTML5 th...
CD Turnera month ago
Five Tips for Completing Time-Trials/Speed-Runs
Sometimes I wonder if hurting yourself to get achievements/trophies counts as self-harm. What is with the human psyche's desire to make itself suffer for meaningless medallions? I'm honestly not that ...
Iggy Paulsena month ago
10 Forgotten Video Game Heroes You Miss (Or Never Even Saw)
When I was young, I wasn't allowed to have the expensive video games everyone else did. I didn't get Super Mario. Hell, I didn't get Sonic the Hedgehog until I was 14 and the game was over 10 years ol...
Neal Sastry2 months ago
'Pokemon Stadium' Review
Many people who grew up in the 90s on Nintendo 64 games remember playing Pokémon Stadium as children engaging in countless battles within the game and with their friends for hours on end. And while th...
Julia Crawford2 months ago
5 Surprisingly Dark Video Games from My Childhood
As a kid, I remember coming home from school and bolting to a tiny little television on which my Playstation 1 was hooked up to. I’d spend hours upon hours of time playing some of my favorite games, a...
stephanie borges14 days ago
Bring da Noiz on 'Dramatical Murders'
Spoiler Warning: Plot and ending details follow. First, let me point out I’m not a gamer. I’m more of an observer who loves to read the story about the game. Moreover, I am a heterosexual woman who su...
Pagenta G.a month ago
Zodiac Legacy Challenge
This is a new Sims 4 challenge that I have been working on and am going to be testing soon. I haven’t seen any other legacy challenges like this, so I apologize if there is one, I created this on my o...
Pagenta G.a month ago
Sylvia's Room Challenge
If you're like me, Sims 4 becomes a little dull and routine after a few times of playing. All the challenges tend to revolve around Legacies. I stumbled upon this Room Challenge by Katoregama by chanc...
Patricia Sarkar19 days ago
The Worst Gaming Consoles Ever Made
Gaming elicits passion in so many people. Everyone has their opinion about the best systems, but even more have their opinions about the worst gaming consoles in existence. Video games have become suc...
Delaney Stidhama month ago
Being Player 2
I was introduced into gaming at a very young age. Whether it was on the GameCube, the PS2 or the Wii I was enthralled. My love for gaming can be attributed to my loving and caring older brother. Howev...
Hugo Clarkea month ago
Remakes: Celebrating the Classics or Milking Them Dry?
Remake or Remaster? Remakes are NOT remasters. Same species, different breed. (Skip this part if you know what I’m talking about.) Remaster means to touch up the visual quality of game, resurfacing te...
Polybius: The Birth of a Video Game Legend
Urban legends are an integral part of childhood. We have monsters under our beds, and witches who live in abandoned houses. Some locales have more specific legends—Mothman in Point Pleasant, VA, or Og...
Nick Falknera month ago
Hidden Rants Inside Video Game Code
First off, credit where credit is due. This article could not be possible, or inspired, without the videos of "Guru Larry" Bundy Jr. His "Fact Hunt" series chronicled a lot of things in video games yo...
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Brian 4 months ago
Becoming a Casual Gamer
I've played video games most of my life and looking back I definitely went through some stages. My earliest memory of gaming was when I was maybe five or six years old. My older brother bought an Atar...
Gapial 10 days ago
'Marvel's Spider-Man': A Game Like No Other
In the new Spider-Man game for PlayStation 4, players cannot finish the campaign without completing some side missions first. As gamers get deeper into the game, the main character, Peter Parker (Spid...
Brandi Payne2 months ago
He's the Gamer in the House
My husband is the gamer in the house and he says that it is for entertainment, but I say it is his coping mechanism with his mental illness. He is diagnosed with depression and high anxiety which I ha...
Manda D .2 months ago
My PS4 Subscription
I am a girl. I am a gamer. I’m a girl gamer. I don’t work anymore, I am not even out of high school yet. So I am going to just get to it. I need exactly $64.78 for my PS plus subscription to be paid f...
Adam Wallace23 days ago
Forgotten Quests: The Original Xbox
Hello, and welcome back to Silver Linings where I dive into the maligned and forgotten and see what I can dig up. On 15 November 2001, Microsoft released the original Xbox. It was a gamble to be sure....
Logan M. Snyder2 months ago
'State of Decay 2'
When it was released May 22, 2018, State of Decay 2 was the type of game I paid little attention to. The marketing for this game was so poor and didn’t very little to catch my eye. In fact, I had neve...
Cold Pizza3 months ago
Top 10 Xbox One Exclusives
Some of these exclusives have also been released on PC (windows), but they technically still count as Xbox One exclusives, since it's the only console you can play them on.
Housty 2 months ago
Football Manager Challenges for a Long Term Save
Football Manager - and its predecessor Championship Manager - has been a staple of football gaming for the best part of two decades. It went from a humble beginning catering to die hard football simul...
George Coker4 months ago
Champion Update: Nunu
Today, I've been hit with a sudden sense of ennui, which here means that I'm writing an article about playing video games cause it feels like I've got nothing better to do. Today, I found out that they're changing Nunu. While part of me is bouncing with excitement like the energetic baby-book protagonist that Nunu has become, another part of me is wistful, perhaps wary even. League of Legends over time has shown that more than anything else, the developers are focused on change. And while change...
Jake Alston6 months ago
'2K and Live:' The Rise and Rise and Rise
I started playing basketball video games around 2013. Y'know, the one where MJ was the cover star? Started with a game between the '92 Bulls and the '92 Hornets? That was when the games used SP, or sk...