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The only console conversation you'll need; from handheld gaming consoles to custom builds, old-school, new to market and everything in between.

Danniella Daviesa month ago
The New Era of Gaming
When I was younger, around 6 or 7, I remember eagerly waking up early on weekends, sneaking downstairs to the family living room, quietly booting up my Nintendo GameCube or Sony PlayStation 2, and for...
Adam Wallacea month ago
Awesome Saturn Exclusives: Import Shooters
Hello, and welcome back to Silver Linings where I find the best of the maligned and forgotten. It's been a while, but I'm returning to the much maligned Sega Saturn to spotlight some great exclusive g...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
Sony Has Confirmed the PlayStation 5, But How Soon Can We Expect It?
With the Xbox One X almost ready for release, there's been much speculation around how Sony will react to its new, high powerful competitor. With E3 over, some have wondered about the future of the Pl...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
PS4 Has Sold 50 Million Units — But How's The Xbox One Doing?
The PlayStation 4 has been selling steady since its launch back in 2013 with the console getting quite a bit of love with firmware upgrades, a profoundly admirable set of exclusives, and even hardware...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
How the Nintendo Switch Finally Piqued My Interest in Nintendo Products
Thirty years ago my father first introduced me to gaming around the age of 1. To be honest, possibly younger. For much of my life I had been interested in Nintendo products. I was one of the many game...
Tom Chapman2 months ago
Bat's All Folks: The Voice Of Batman Says There Are No New 'Arkham' Games Coming
It looks like it could be time to initiate the "Knightfall" protocol, because Batman video games as we know them have just been put out to pasture. Picking up from a convoluted history of dire Batman ...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
Microsoft's Xbox Project Scorpio Is Already Dead in the Water
Imagine that you're standing at any game store between two rows of games. On your left you have Sony's exclusive PlayStation 4 library. On your right, you have Microsoft's library of Xbox One exclusiv...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
How Sony Might Respond to the Xbox Scorpio — Does This Speed Up the PS5?
With limited exclusive game releases, it seemed like Microsoft was sinking with ball and chain in the metaphorical ocean until. Well, until the Scorpio's specs were announced. Now, it seems like they'...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
Survey Says People Use Their Xbox Ones Much More Than PS4s, Do You?
By now, we're all accustomed to using our Xbox Ones and PlayStation 4s however we need. Conventional internet opinion would probably tell you that the PS4 ends up edging out the Xbox One, and many voc...
Roddy BW3 months ago
Retro NSFW: Inside 'Beat 'Em & Eat 'Em,' The Most X-Rated Game of the '80s
In the early '80s there was stiff competition within the video game market to grab consumer attention, with developer Mystique contributing in a very unique way. Rather than catering to a mainstream a...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
If You Want Mods, You Should Get 'Skyrim' Special Edition on Xbox One Instead of PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 4 Pro
Bethesda Game Studios is a company I've held dear to my heart for well over twenty years. My first experience with them, much like many of you, began with The Elder Scrolls: Arena. For its time, the t...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
'PS4 Neo' Is Rumored to Cost $450, But How Much Does a 4K TV Cost to Use It?
4K gaming is a gamer's dream state. 4K offers higher resolution graphics, smoother frame rates on the right hardware, and even life-like imagery unfolding before our eyes. It's something the PlayStati...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
We Need More 'PUBG' Style Games, Bluehole Has No Monopoly On The Genre
When Dark Souls first launched and became successful, so did the micro-genre the franchise introduced players to within the larger action-RPG genre itself. Within years, there was more imitators than ...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
From NES To Xbox One, Here's A Look At History's Greatest Controllers
What do all video games need in order to be played? A controller. That thing you hold in your hands every day, thumbs on joysticks, fingers pushing at triggers. However, what do we look for in a contr...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
Nintendo Should Focus Solely On Handheld Gaming
When Oculus VR began to take to the mainstream gamers as far as streamers, YouTubers, and critics go, I said from day one it would become a popularity contest of who could do it better. Today, we are ...
Paul Zuniga3 months ago
Here's Who We Want To See Replace The X-Men In Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite
Last December's end-of-year announcement that Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite was on its way came as delightful surprise to many of us. Revealed at the PlayStation Experience, the first images and gamepla...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
GameStop's Store Closings Could Impact the Gaming Industry in a Bad Way
If you were to ask someone about the news relating to GameStop closing stores, you'd probably hear them give off a soft laugh or even a snarky remark. It's not uncommon for shoppers to feel that way s...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
Phil Spencer Says 'Minecraft' is Ready for Cross-Platform Play with PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch
#E32017 has been nothing short of quite interesting with news coming from Microsoft's upcoming Xbox One X. They've worked on new avenues that the console would open up including #backwardscompatibilit...