The lights are on
We are about a week away from the next big video game
event with the annual Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) Prime kicking off on the 29th
of August. You can bet there will be all sorts of announcements and perhaps
even a reveal or two. How about a blog or two while you wait for Game
Informer's coverage of the show.
Period Reviewed: August
11 - August 17, 2014Number of User
Blogs: 49Number of User
Bloggers: 34Number of User
Blogs Herded: 9
Informer Community Fantasy Football League Sign Ups Now StartingSummer is nearly over and fall
is quickly approaching, which means it's almost time for football season to
start. If you want to join a fantasy football league, check out the one
facilitated by the community.
Year: What I'd Like To See In A Sequel To BullyWho
can say whether we'll ever see a sequel to Bully, the open world
action-adventure game that lets you play as a student at Bullworth Academy? If
we do, cerpintaxman has some thoughts for the game.
SDCC 2014 Gaming Experience...Slightly DelayedThe San Diego Comic-Con
might've been a month ago, but Noobtubin8er finally gets around to sharing what
the experience was like from someone who was at ground zero. Better late than
Me More Console MOBAsDue to the popularity of League
of Legends and Dota 2 we've witnessed quite the influx of new games in the
Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) genre. Irwin529 explains why he's okay
Games I Want Remastered For Wii UThe Destroyer thoroughly
enjoyed Nintendo's remake of The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker for the Wii U,
but there are a handful of other games he'd like to see get the same treatment.
Vita Isn't Dead In 2014The Playstation Vita never
really enjoyed the fame and success of the PSP but don't count it out just yet.
As xghost777 points out in his blog, there are still plenty of titles out there
worth checking out.
The Ideal HeroEven though BMW's blog isn't
specifically about video games, his detailed characterization of Batman as the
ideal hero is as insightful as it is entertaining and something any Batman fan
Historical Settings I Would Like To See ExploredMaking his blogging debut, b3jh24
admits he is a bit of a history buff and posts a wonderful piece discussing a
few video game settings based on the real world he would like to see featured
in a game.
Young Is Too Young?We all know games with an M
rating aren't suitable for kids, but Arkayde contemplates an interesting
question about the appropriate age to expose your children to video games with
a lesser rating.
XCOM Report: Volume 4If you've been following Joyful
Penguin's after action reports of his play thru of X-COM using characters based
on Game Informer members, you'll love there were two this week. Find Episode 5 here.
Of Symphonia (HD) ReviewThe Tales series is an icon in
the Japanese role-playing game (JRPG) genre and happydude633 takes a look at Tales
of Symphonia Chronicles, the remake of the original but with added content.
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