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?”

The Division 2 Made Me Rage Quit More Than Dark Souls

  The Division 2 is the latest entry in the now surprisingly popular Looter-Shooter genre, and it’s very good. It’s a live service done well, and it certainly is going to be a game I’ll stick with for months. That being said, The Division 2 has also, at times, been the most frustrating game experienceContinue reading “The Division 2 Made Me Rage Quit More Than Dark Souls”

Kombat Kast Roundup: Kotal Kahn, Jacqui Briggs

NetherRealm Studios held this week’s Kombat Kast for Mortal Kombat 11. Tyler Lansdown, Community Manager at NetherRealm Studios, was joined by Ed Boon, Co-Creator of the Mortal Kombat series and Creative Director on Mortal Kombat 11, as well as fellow NetherRealm employees, Steve Brownback, Senior QA Analyst, and Derek Kirtzic, Game Designer, to discuss KotalContinue reading “Kombat Kast Roundup: Kotal Kahn, Jacqui Briggs”

Apex Legends Severely Punishes Cheaters

  Many of us have dealt with cheaters in our time and Respawn, like us, has had enough of it. According to a Reddit thread, Apex Legends cheaters have been hit with permanent hardware bans. Dropping the Hardware Ban Hammer This is more than your run-of-the-mill account suspension. If someone is caught cheating, both theirContinue reading “Apex Legends Severely Punishes Cheaters”

Apex Legends Launches Battle Pass and New Character Octane Tomorrow

  Apex Legends, the newest contender in the Battle Royale scene, is launching its first seasonal Battle Pass and first new character, Octane, March 19th.   The Wild Frontier Pass The Wild Frontier Pass will be available for 950 Apex Coins ($9.50). The pass will unlock three character skins for Lifeline, Wraith, and Mirage immediately.Continue reading “Apex Legends Launches Battle Pass and New Character Octane Tomorrow”

Halo: Reach Coming to MCC, PC Release Detailed

It has been confirmed in a tweet from Halo‘s official Twitter page that Halo: Reach is being added into Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and that it will release on the Windows Store and Steam later this year for PC players. Halo: The Master Chief Collection – with the addition of Halo: Reach – is comingContinue reading “Halo: Reach Coming to MCC, PC Release Detailed”

Original DIABLO has finally been resurrected… by GOG

Diablo is finally available… on GOG! Yes, the kings of old games collaborated with Blizzard to bring the classic back from the dead! Diablo is a franchise that created the action RPG genre and helped shape Blizzard into the giant they are today. By taking a classic RPG and striping it from, what at theContinue reading “Original DIABLO has finally been resurrected… by GOG”

Humble Treasure Trove: Roombo First Blood and SanctuaryRPG

The Humble Treasure Trove is a series where we look into two games from Humble Bundle’s Trove; a collection of indie and AAA games that gets added to every month and can be accessed at any time as long as you have a subscription. Roombo: First Blood Roombas are helpful little robots that go aroundContinue reading “Humble Treasure Trove: Roombo First Blood and SanctuaryRPG”

March PlayStation Plus Free Games Lineup Features Only 2 Games

The March 2019 PlayStation Plus games lineup has been revealed in a post on the US PlayStation Blog. There will also be some changes to PlayStation Plus this month. Starting in March, PlayStation Plus will no longer include PS3 and PS Vita games. Going forward, PlayStation Plus will only feature two PlayStation 4 titles inContinue reading “March PlayStation Plus Free Games Lineup Features Only 2 Games”

Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 20 – Synthesis

This is it. The end game is now in place, with this episode setting up the finale and Volume 14’s Alicization Uniting. With this episode, we fully witness Eugeo’s fall into becoming an Integrity Knight, after undergoing the full Synthesis ritual of his own volition. Now, wait just a second, what do you mean byContinue reading “Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 20 – Synthesis”

Anakin Skywalker’s Abilities Revealed

Anakin Skywalker is being added into Star Wars Battlefront 2 on February 27. As such, EA and DICE have dropped a new Community Transmission discussing the Chosen One, where they broke down all of his abilities and star cards. It has been stated that Anakin will be the most powerful light side Hero when itContinue reading “Anakin Skywalker’s Abilities Revealed”

Pokemon Sword and Shield Coming Late 2019

During a highly anticipated Nintendo Direct, the Pokemon Company unveiled new information about the next set of Pokemon titles coming to the Nintendo Switch later this year. The Direct is below, here. The game is set to take place in the Galar region, and is officially called Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. The Pokemon CompanyContinue reading “Pokemon Sword and Shield Coming Late 2019”