The Joy of Esports

The Joy of Esports

The gods of fate must have smiled upon me because I somehow got tickets for Blizzcon this past weekend. I’ve been a fan of Blizzard games ever since I laid a finger on World of Warcraft, and going to Anaheim with like-minded fans has been part of my bucket list...

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It’s time to talk about what the Nintendo Switch didn’t get right

It’s time to talk about what the Nintendo Switch didn’t get right

Two years after the initial announcement of the Switch, the console seems to be enjoying the wide success that its older brother, the Wii U, would be massively jealous of. Stellar games such as Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey have rocked the gaming community and received widespread...

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What We Can Learn from Hollow Knight

What We Can Learn from Hollow Knight

Up-to-date with all its current DLC, the Voidheart Edition of Hollow Knight was recently released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. If there’s one thing Hollow Knight has taught me after playing it for a good fifteen hours this week (to give you context, it’s currently Wednesday as I write...

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Interview with Drastic Games: Creator of Soundfall

Interview with Drastic Games: Creator of Soundfall

Drastic Games is the indie studio behind the upcoming musically driven game, Soundfall. The Epic Games alumni have been super busy the last few weeks showing off the game to the players at different events. They did have some time to sit down with us (over the internet) and chat...

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Why Final Fantasy 13 is Better than Final Fantasy 15

Why Final Fantasy 13 is Better than Final Fantasy 15

Table of Contents Info & Structure Characters Combat Intro and Structure When people ask me what my favourite game is – which happens a lot given that I write about video games – I often tell them “Try not to hate me if you’re a Final Fantasy fan,” as I...

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Tetris Effect Soundtrack is a ways off

Tetris Effect Soundtrack is a ways off

If you’re anything like me, you probably played through the Tetris Effect weekend trial demo. And, like me, you’re likely unable to get the ridiculously groovy tunes out of your head. So I did what any trance-induced Tetris junkie could do: I tried everything to get my grubby mitts on...

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World of Final Fantasy Maxima is the Second Chance the Title Deserves

World of Final Fantasy Maxima is the Second Chance the Title Deserves

World of Final Fantasy Maxima, an updated version of the 2016 Final Fantasy spin-off monster-raising RPG, World of Final Fantasy, was announced for a November 6 release on Nintendo Switch during the September 13 Nintendo Direct. It was later clarified that it would also be coming to Xbox One and...

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Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. First Impressions

Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. First Impressions

If you are paying attention to the Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. (Break-it-Early-Test-Application) you might have heard that the first PC attempt on October 30th was a huge failure. A bug causing numerous players’ pre-downloaded file to delete itself right as the beta open period started. Many, including myself, had no way...

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The Smash Direct Just Smashed All Expectations

The Smash Direct Just Smashed All Expectations

Boy. That was a lot of game. Nintendo revealed on Thursday how we’ll all lose our time and money because they did it. They cracked the code. They figured out how to give you the most bang for your buck PLUS a way to monetize and support the game for...

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It’s Time For Diablo 4

It’s Time For Diablo 4

The demon slaying, dungeon crawling spectacle that is Diablo 3 has recently made its way to the Nintendo Switch, where players can finally get lost in the world of Sanctuary and fight their way through millions of enemies to get that sweet, sweet loot. Totally unrelated to the Switch release,...

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