Loot Box Overload

If you haven't been paying attention the past few months, here's a quick re-cap. Loot boxes are appearing in almost every major AAA game coming out this season. Games including Star Wars: Battlefront 2, Forza 7, and Middle Earth: Shadow of War have forced a loot crate system into the gameplay. Players can spend real [...]

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Midnight Club Reboot?

Let's take a minute to talk about an arguably underrated racing game: Midnight Club. The series made it's debut in 2000 with Midnight Club: Street Racing. Back then, Rockstar was primarily known for the Grand Theft Auto games. The studio dipped it's toes into the street racing genre with Midnight Club, and the series has [...]

My Top Moments from E3 2017

Apologies to my readers (all 15 of you) for taking an unannounced hiatus from this blog. I've been concentrating on work and school, and with finals bearing down on me I had little time to write any new posts. Given that my finals week falls right on top of this year's E3, the timing could [...]

All hail the PlayStation… 5?

Wait, what? The PlayStation 4 is the bestselling console of it's generation with 64 million units shipped since its debut. With only about five years under its belt (a very short life for consoles) it's become the go to gaming console for many players. Late last year also gave us the PS4 Slim and the [...]

Superheroes in Video Games

I love Batman. I own all the movies, games, and Funko Pops. In fact, one of my all time favorite games is Batman: Arkham City, closely followed by Batman: Arkham Knight. Rocksteady had a hit when they released Batman: Arkham Asylum, which spawned two sequels, a spiritual prequel, and even an animated movie based in [...]