Staff Picks

Chelsea Turnera year ago
5 Horror Games with Hard Modes That Add to the Terror
What exactly changes within a game when you increase the difficulty? The enemies have more health, the protagonist has less health and takes more damage, the boss fights take longer to complete. But s...
Joseph Farleya year ago
Best Super Mario Bros. Games Ever Created
It's not a stretch to say the Italian plumber, Super Mario, has influenced almost every adventure-style game that came after it. These massive video game worlds of today wouldn't exist without the ico...
Nintendo's 4K Plans (Or Lack Thereof) vs. User Friendliness
Nintendo probably isn't the company that springs to mind when you think of cutting-edge technologies. If anything, they might be the exact opposite, holding on to old technologies and refining what ha...
Jake Frommera year ago
Best VR Games for PS4
While virtual reality presence in gaming continues to push out of being a “gimmick” and into a full-fledged experience, the bar for quality and innovation is being raised constantly. With Sony’s PlayS...
Mighty Niftya year ago
'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild'—Mighty Review
Does this game deserve the endless praise it's gotten since release? Today, we find out. This review is as spoiler-free as possible, containing footage captured within the first four hours of playtime and commentary limited to generalities. If you don’t want any part of the game spoiled before playing, leave now and play it. It’s getting a good score. Please enjoy the review. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is Nintendo’s latest game in the Zelda franchise. Launching on both the Wii U and...
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Destiny Smitha year ago
Take the Shovel Back, I’m Not Burying Her: An Open Letter to Dontnod Entertainment
Dear Dontnod, I’m really tired of seeing dead lesbians in media. When I say this, I don’t mean that I’m sad about the creative choices that have happened in recent media, or even that I’m heartbroken ...
How To: Level Up Your PC Without Breaking the Bank!
One thing is for certain; gaming isn't a cheap hobby. Especially PC gaming. Technology is expanding at an extremely rapid pace and one day your computer may be able to handle all the new next generati...
"You Have Been Kicked From the Game"
LittleBigPlanet 2 is the sequel to LittleBigPlanet, and to most, it is considered the best installment in the LittleBigPlanet series. However, the online community isn't the best at times. If you're lucky, you'll run into a great group of players and make friends with them as you journey through community content. However, if you're unlucky like myself (and many others), you'll find that playing online is a very unpleasant experience.... And here's why:
Tron Kurosawaa year ago
Responding to "Gamer Shaming"
Well, it's been a few years, so "Gamer Gate" has kind of blown over by now. But that's precisely why I feel a pressing need to talk about it. Because, in the thick of it, it was hard to even say "Game...