Tag Archives: Xbox

Xbox Beta Bonanza

Welcome to the Xbox Beta Bonanza episode of the Lamer Gamers Podcast! In today’s episode, simplyTravis will talk about all things Beta. Recently simplyTravis signed up for Xbox Insider to check out if the new Xbox One user interface is really all it’s cracked up to be. After that he’ll dive into Phantasy Star Online […]

Zoe’s Odyssey of Entertainment: The Lands of Video Game Consoles

If you are new to gaming and don’t quite know where to begin, or perhaps a seasoned gamer looking to try a different console, grab a seat and relax, because Parallax Media is here to help you out. Every person who proclaims themselves a gamer had to start somewhere., In this day and age, there […]

Gears of War & Halo Were The Most Boring Part Of Microsoft’s Show

Gears of War and Halo are easily Xbox’s biggest titles throughout the years. Since Halo 1 on the original Xbox, it has been the company’s flagship title and both franchises have been at pretty much every E3 since their creation. These games have huge fan bases and sell their respective consoles, so of course they […]

Banjo Might Be In Smash: Here’s Why

The air is buzzing with excitement now that E3 is close. Games are being leaked left and right, the rumor mill is churning at full force, and fan theories get wilder by the day. Smash Bros. is no stranger to wild fan theories, especially concerning new fighters. From Master Chief to Minecraft Steve, all the […]

Game Pass is the Future of Xbox

For weeks I’d been staring at the three months of Game Pass for $1 advertisement on my Xbox dashboard every time I turned the console on. Each time I thought, “that’s a pretty good deal.” But then I’d simply move on to play whatever I turned on the console for in the first place. Last […]

CrowdFunding Games You Need to Know: May 2019

Here at Parallax Media, we are always keeping an eye out for the next big thing when it comes to games. That means scouring the various crowdfunding sites out there (Kickstarter, Fig, etc.) to see what inspiring developers are bringing to the table! Let’s take a look at some of our hot picks for May […]

An Interview with the team behind Kingdom of Night

For games on Kickstarter, persistence can sometimes be the thing to move you to success. Also, sometimes finding an awesome publisher to help you out along the way can also work. Kingdom of Night, a new kickstarter project from Black Seven Studios is a good example of both. A new 80’s-inspired Action RPG that claims […]

The Aging Gamer: The Console War is Stupid

In this weekly column series, I will talk about my gaming habits and how they have changed over the past twenty-some-odd years. I started my gaming career on the SNES and now I am twenty-eight years old. I mainly play on the PlayStation but dabble with some PC games from time to time. This week, […]

Indie Spotlight: Wuppo

Hope you guys enjoyed the last spotlights but this train keeps on moving with a hidden gem from 2016. For anyone who knows me, I am a big fan of platformers and this is one you won’t want to miss. A mix of platforming, puzzles, challenging bosses, and some cute humor is all bundled up […]

Fallout 76 Review

Not The Game I Wanted But One I Enjoyed When Bethesda announced that the new installment to the Fallout franchise would be a multiplayer experience, many people — myself included — had their doubts. How will they pull this off when all other games have been so defined through a single-player, story-driven narrative? Fallout 76, […]