What Makes Borderlands so Great?

  With Gearbox’s recent reveal of Borderlands 3 at PAX East, my wife and I spent the past week and a half revisiting the earliest entry in the series. Even for a game that’s a decade old, the original Borderlands still feels great to play today. The granddaddy of the looter-shooter genre, it took the world byContinue reading “What Makes Borderlands so Great?”

SteelSeries Arctis 3 Headset Review

  SteelSeries have become a very known and trusted name in the large world of gaming accessories. From computer mice to high-end headsets, they make great additions to your gaming set up, PC or console. SteelSeries received much acclaim with their Arctis Pro and Arctis 7. Although, the price tag on these two sets wereContinue reading “SteelSeries Arctis 3 Headset Review”

Gearbox Is Readying Some Big Announcements for PAX

  Over the last few days, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford, in tandem with Gearbox’s official Twitter account, has been wetting the appetite of fans eager to know what the studio has been working on. Many of those same fans would likely also pose the questions of “Where is the next Borderlands?”, seeing as how weContinue reading “Gearbox Is Readying Some Big Announcements for PAX”

Crackdown 3 Review (Xbox One)

  Crackdown 3 brings the hectic gunfights, orb chasing goodness, and neon punk metropolis setting that made the original game a must-own title back on the Xbox 360 to today’s gaming systems. The latest iteration feels very similar to this first entry, for good and for bad. Where it lacks in innovation it makes upContinue reading “Crackdown 3 Review (Xbox One)”

Genesis: Alpha One Review (PlayStation 4)

  If you play Genesis: Alpha One you may become very familiar with this story, as it’s told every time you start a new game. Mankind is no longer suited to prosper on earth due to rising population, evaporating resources, global tension. You know, the usual. It might feel a bit like they are tryingContinue reading “Genesis: Alpha One Review (PlayStation 4)”

Not Enough People Are Excited for Genesis Alpha One, We Need to Fix That

  With games like Kingdom Hearts III, the Resident Evil II remake, and Anthem coming out very soon, a game that might have slipped under your radar is Genesis Alpha One. The game is a the sci-fi fantasy mix of a first-person shooter, base-builder, and planetary explorer that also executes rouge-like elements in a reallyContinue reading “Not Enough People Are Excited for Genesis Alpha One, We Need to Fix That”

AGDQ Concludes With Over $2.3 Million For Charity

  Twice a year the folks over at Games Done Quick host a week-long event where players from all over the world gather in a hotel ballroom to speedrun fantastic games for the benefit of charity. Awesome Games Done Quick is the winter event that they host yearly, and this time around all of theContinue reading “AGDQ Concludes With Over $2.3 Million For Charity”

Our Game of the Year for 2018

2018 has finally come to pass, but the impact left on the world by the paradigm shaking games that were released will be felt for years to come. I can still recall the feeling of riding a horse through the jaw-dropping world of Red Dead Redemption 2, or being attacked by the Sinister 6 in Marvel’s Spider-Man.Continue reading “Our Game of the Year for 2018”

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Reveal Kicks of the 2018 Game Awards

  The Game Awards promises a ton of awards and great reveals. This year the show kicked off with a reveal of an upcoming release to series that hasn’t had a new entry in nearly a decade. Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order shows of the energetic cooperative gameplay that the earlier games haveContinue reading “Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Reveal Kicks of the 2018 Game Awards”

We Happy Few Is Just ‘Okay’, and That’s Perfect

  We live in a time where we are spoiled by fantastic games being released so frequently. Earlier this year we were treated to God of War, recently Octopath Traveler (a personal favorite of mine this year) found a comfortable home on the Switch, and we go into the holiday season with two goliaths: Spider-ManContinue reading “We Happy Few Is Just ‘Okay’, and That’s Perfect”

Talking Cyberpunk 2077 With the Game’s Composer Marcin Przybyłowicz

Cyberpunk 2077 is a game that has been on a lot of people’s mind, especially following the release of their nearly 50 minute gameplay demo. In it, CD PROJEKT RED showed off many of the game’s mechanics and what their ambitions for the title are. I was already very sold on the game coming outContinue reading “Talking Cyberpunk 2077 With the Game’s Composer Marcin Przybyłowicz”