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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.

Dustin Murphya year 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 Murphya year 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...
Dustin Murphya year ago
Lets Talk About the PlayStation 4 Pro, HDR, and Upgrading to the Pro
The PlayStation 4 Pro promises to be one of the most powerful pieces of gaming hardware on the market in comparison to what's currently available when it launches on November 10th, 2016. Sony themselv...
Dustin Murphya year ago
The PlayStation 4 Pro's Upgrades Are Truly Important for 4K Gaming
Today many of us tuned in for Sony's Playstation Meeting 2016. With anticipation's high, we all listened to the words Andrew House had to say about the vision of gaming with the future of PlayStation,...
Matthew Baileya year ago
Dropping The Ban-Hammer: 12 Games Banned Across The World
Video games have a way to either unify or segregate players, and apparently countries as well. We don't often run into banned games in the United States, but it seems to be more of a regular occurrenc...
Matthew Baileya year ago
Is This What The Future Holds For Gaming Consoles?
If you've been around for more than 10 years, the evolution of the game console isn't anything new. We're so accustomed to it that it's just another part of life and we realize that our once prized po...
Matthew Baileya year ago
Twitter Reacts to the Nintendo Switch
The day every Nintendo fan has been waiting for, the day that Nintendo re-enters the console wars has finally arrived. Nintendo just officially unveiled their newest system, the Nintendo Switch - and ...
Matthew Baileya year ago
Nintendo Switch Will Have Games From EA, Bethesda, Ubisoft, Activision. Here's What That Means
Well, the day is finally here. Early this morning, Nintendo released a preview of the Nintendo Switch, and it looks absolutely amazing. The Nintendo Switch looks to introduce mobility to the console g...
Matthew Baileya year ago
Why Was the GameCube Considered a “Flop" When It Is So Widely Loved?
Nintendo's GameCube has historically been one of the most nostalgia-inducing consoles over the last several generations of gaming consoles. Capitalizing on the love for Nintendo's icons like the bount...
Matthew Baileya year ago
Gaming Rivalries: Battle Of The Brands
The gaming world is a dog-eat-dog arena where only the strong survive. That might seem a little harsh, considering the fact that for the most part we have several viable consoles on the market right n...
Matthew Baileya year ago
The Evolution Of Console Gaming: 50 Years In The Making
Console gaming has never been an industry to stay stagnant over the nearly 50 years that television gaming has been available. Console gaming, as it's commonly called, has been going through a process...
Paul Zunigaa year ago
How This Crazy 12-in-1 'Retro Freak' Game Console Is Changing Nostalgic Gaming Forever
For those of you who love retro gaming, specifically cartridge-based games, you'll be happy to know there's a new, portable gaming device called the #RetroFreak. The new console allows you to play all...
Violence in Video Games
I wasn't always into video games when I was a youngster, but when I got older, as I started playing them for the first time, then I saw how addicting it could be, even frustrating as well. I would soo...
Jay Vergaraa year ago
Wonderful Ways Games Bring Families Together During the Holidays
I completely understand it's still November, but I don't care. Let's talk about the holidays real quick. When it comes to the holidays, there are at least a few things you can count on. First, any and...
ASHLEY SMITHa year ago
Benefits of Computer Games
Computer games, console games, and internet-hosted games can all have benefits for their users — a statement some might not believe, but let me explain for the doubters. Firstly, I am a middle-aged ma...
Tim T.K.a year ago
Why Microtransactions Are Killing Game Audiences
Two topics that have been frequently popping up in gaming news for the past few years are Microtransactions and DLC (Downloadable Content). Are they good? Are they bad? Do they benefit the studio or t...
Cato Conroya year ago
Can You Play Nintendo 3DS Games on a 2DS?
Backward-compatibility isn't something that is typically discussed in the video game world. After all, why would it be? Most video game systems are designed to encourage players to re-buy many of thei...
Adam Wallace2 years ago
Awesome Saturn Exclusives: Platformers
Hello, and welcome back to Silver Linings where I find the positives in maligned pop culture. This is the second of my lists looking back at the Sega Saturn. When looking at why the Saturn failed like...