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Period Reviewed: April
07, 2014 – April 13, 2014Number of User
Blogs: 49Number of User
Bloggers: 29Number of User Blogs
First Impression Is Often The LastDid you ever play a game you
didn't like but after a while when you tried it again, you discovered you liked
it? LetMeGetToACheckpoint muses about our first impressions and those feelings
More Video Game Haikus Just For YouNot only is thegodofwine7 a
professional maker of top ten video game-inspired lists, apparently he is also quite versed at penning a collection of video game Haikus.
All In The TitleBestNinjaNacho considers the
impact a video game's title can have on persuading gamers into buying the game, while including a few examples to illustrate the point.
Off The Beaten PathKyle Wadsworth examines the
careful balance between storytelling and decision making including the lengths
developers go to in order to strike the perfect balance.
6 Silent Protagonists (That Aren't Link)Games featuring silent
protagonists are somewhat common, with Link being perhaps one of the most
distinguished. Enuo takes a look at a handful of other characters.
Was Done With Assassin's Creed...And Then Came Black FlagWith annual releases and a story circling the globe, some fans like Irwin529 have grown weary
of the Assassin's Creed series. That is until Black Flag came along and changed
Everything On Your Plate!!!Marco Polo posts an interesting
blog comparing food cravings with our desire for more video games, and how we
often just sample these games without consuming everything they have to offer.
Top 15 Daedric Quests In SkyrimAzure Moon evaluates some of
the best Daedric Quests found in Skyrim and summarizes each, but does caution
against potential spoilers, so read at your own risk.
We're Out Of InvitationsThe Destroyer continues his
quest of posting a blog a day. Today's blog focuses on how role-playing
sames (RPG) allow you to maintain a full roster of characters but only use some
of them in combat.
Of Duty: Ghosts ReviewChandler Tate
provides a brief synopsis of Call of Duty: Ghosts, the latest military-themed first-person shooter (FPS) developed by Infinity Ward and published by
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