No PlayStation Presence at E3 2019

No PlayStation Presence at E3 2019

In a surprise move that certainly rocked the gaming industry, Sony has announced that they’ll be skipping E3 2019. And there won’t be a separate thing as with Microsoft did this year or as with EA Play. No, they’re skipping E3 altogether. Wow. Variety Gaming’s Bryan Crecente has the story with...

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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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Why Final Fantasy 13 is Better than Final Fantasy 15: Combat

Why Final Fantasy 13 is Better than Final Fantasy 15: Combat

Table of Contents Info & Structure Characters Combat Everyone knows that combat is one of the most important part of any RPG. The creators have to make it fun, as it’s probably the thing you’ll be doing most in the game. Both FFXII & FFXV have a very different ways...

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Why Final Fantasy 13 is Better than Final Fantasy 15: Characters

Why Final Fantasy 13 is Better than Final Fantasy 15: Characters

Table of Contents Info & Structure Characters Combat FFXIII has a main cast of 6 people who vary in personality, age, desires, and gameplay usefulness. Lightning, the stubborn ex-soldier; Sazh Katzroy, the comedic father; Snow Villiers, the headstrong hopeless dreamer; Hope Estheim, the brash, rebellious teenager; Vanille, the light-hearted girl...

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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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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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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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