fact or fiction

Is it fact or merely fiction? Fact or Fiction explores the myths and beliefs we hold about the gaming universe and its virtual inhabitants.

A Non-Gamer's Thoughts on Gaming
When it comes to video games, I'm a complete novice. I've dabbled in League of Legends and Wii Sports, but that's about the extent of what I've played. I grew up being told that games would melt my br...
Maggie Mae2 months ago
The Dark Story Behind 'Psychonauts'
To every passionate gamer, the name Psychonauts should ring a bell. Everything started back in 1993 when Tim Schafer was developing Full Throttle with the studio LucasArts. Schafer imagined a scene wh...
J'mar Tarafa2 months ago
Hero of EA Play
What Happened at EA play: "The Hero of EA Play" #EA #EAgames #Mixer #EAplay #gamerblog #progamer #fbstories The day started like any other. I woke up early with a raging thirst and an unmistakable rag...
Nancy D3 months ago
GameHag - Legit or a Scam?
I found GameHag as one of the contract deals from Swag Bucks. I fell in love with it almost immediately. The intro was very captivating and the tutorial was not only easy to follow, but even rewarding...
SKYLERIZED 3 months ago
Reason First: Should Electronic Gaming Be a Mental Illness?
For all of those Call of Duty (CoD) and World of Warcraft (WoW) junkies out there, you might be facing a problem other than advancing to the next digital stage: Mental health. The World Health Organiz...
Wesley M4 months ago
Business Analysis: GameStop
GameStop sells physical products in physical stores, but those physical products don’t need to be sold in stores. Video games and video game related products (like gaming consoles, controllers, sticke...
WatchMojo 7 months ago
Top 10 Biggest Gaming Controversies of 2018
There’s always someone out there looking to make trouble. Welcome to WatchMojo.com and today we’ll be counting down our picks for the top 10 biggest gaming controversies of 2018. For this list, we’re ...
Ellie Clapham7 months ago
Just Stories?
We have always told stories from the same place , from a desire to share. From cave paintings to the Greek alphabet to the printing press to the typewriter to movies to television to computers and yes...
Karen Berns8 months ago
Why Do You Play Video Games?
Today, we see professional gamers spend their entire days playing games for a living supported by sponsors paying thousands and millions of dollars for them to excel. We see full arenas with tens of t...
WatchMojo 9 months ago
Top 10 Fastest Selling Video Games of All Time
Everyone and their mothers got their hands on these babies. Welcome to WatchMojo.com, and today we’re counting down our picks for the top ten fastest-selling video games of all time. For this list, we...
Spencer Jean-Mary9 months ago
A Problem in the Game Rental Service
A few weeks ago I received a code to get a FREE Redbox DVD or game rental for one night. So I used it to rent out a game that had just come out so I can try it out before purchasing it. When I arrived...
CD Turner10 months ago
Betas are Not the Same as Demos
I'm sure you'll forgive me for laughing at those complaining about the bugs in the Fallout 76 beta release. But honestly, it's like paying for half-cooked burger and complaining that you got botulism....
Matt Richards10 months ago
'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey' and the Perils of Copy-and-Paste Syndrome
Assassin's Creed: Odyssey is named in homage to the Homeric Masterpiece. However, an homage to some is plagiarism to others. The name also stands as a warning sign to players that Ubisoft may have pil...
Patricia Sarkar10 months ago
Worst Sega Games in History
The gaming industry has been the leading innovator of entertainment ever since the emergence of Sega and its first game ever, Pong. Since then, video games have evolved and grown accustomed to the mod...
Ossiana Tepfenhart10 months ago
The 10 Worst Video Games Ever Made
Video gamers are notoriously picky about their games—and why wouldn't they be? Gaming is a pricey hobby that tends to create entire communities based on them. If a game becomes a hit, it transcends ga...
Weirdest Gaming Characters of All Time
Video games allow us to explore other worlds and realms that would be impossible to access otherwise. As video game graphics have become more and more advanced, the most creative developers have been ...
Girl Anonymousa year ago
Why Your Man Is Always Playing His Damn Video Games
Dear Upset Significant Other, I am here to tell you why your MAN seems like all he does is play his DAMN online video games. From girl to girl, let me tell you now, it's NOT you. I have been online ga...
What Clicker Games Say About Capitalism
Video games are a unique art form—one must interact with the art directly, and the player can change outcomes, form relationships, or even abandon the main story in favor of side quests. Likewise, mul...