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  • Timesplitters and the future of FPS

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    Considering the dense forest of FPS games out there right now, I can understand why people are going 'Urgh', The genre as a whole needs a facelift. So obviously, I boot up my xbox and play timesplitters 2, a game that came out almost a decade... More
  • The News - 08.02.11 - The Parent's Guide to Video Games

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    Hello again, Parents and Gamers! With two days of relatively nothing, we are happy to have a new article of The News for you today. So, we will be starting off with a small piece coming out of Norway concerning video-game retailers' reaction to the... More
  • Nuked Forever: Analyzing Duke Nukem Forever

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    It's sexist. It's offensive. It features probably the worst protagonist in all of video game history. That's right, its Duke Nukem Forever. This game, which thankfully I only rented, was laughably bad on my first, second, and third romp through... More
  • Megaman Murdered! Culprit Not Who You May Expect.

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    Fans of Megaman have not had any real reasons to be too happy with Capcom lately. In fact, many are extremely angry. Who can blame them though? Between lack of Megaman in Marvel vs. Capcom 3 and the cancelation of Megaman Legends 3, many fans have come... More
  • My game idea: a new breed of FPS

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    Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MY GAME IDEA Genre: FPS Console: PC, 360, PS3 I love thinking up video games. In my head I have made millions, weather they were Zelda sequels, resident evil clones, or even odd indie puzzle games. However... More
  • Cheaters, Beaters, and Eaters Oh My!

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    Hi, and welcome to my first (real) blog post of many. I am Wayne Strickland, the writer coming to you not-so-live from the online info-hub known as Gameinformer. I decided to start off my maiden voyage with something a little heavy, a big problem in the... More
  • Is Apple the Future of Gaming...

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    The economy is in the slumps. All of us, or at least a bunch of us, are feeling it. Obviously we hope it gets better and statistics would suggest that over time it will, but for now our economical situation is not the greatest it's ever been. I don't... More
  • Exploring Game Industry Business Models – Expanding Life and Profit through DLC

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    Welcome back to another section of Game Industry Business Models! Today’s topic has to do with something that is not necessarily new, but has definitely evolved since its inception. This ever changing, ever expanding concept is downloadable content... More
  • Out Of The Cliché: The Fear In Dead Space

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    You're greeted by static and a projection with washed-out colors that hint you with the possible plot to the story you'll soon be a part of. Following this, you enter the cliché of being trapped in a mysterious location which contingency... More
  • The Difference between Casual and “Casual”

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    Before I begin, I would just like to say in an appropriately dramatic voice that: For those of you unaware I have been in the North Woods for work and now have a few weeks before I return to the business of getting my English degree. I will be trying... More
  • The Future of the Zelda Franchise

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    For those who are unaware this is the 25th anniversary of one of the greatest franchises in gaming, The Legend of Zelda. In the year 1986 Shigeru Miyamoto (of Mario fame) created another series that would become legendary among gamers. Since that day... More
  • The 4th Floor Episode 17: The Haiku

    Hello GIO Residents, Welcome to The 4th Floor Episode 17. It's a short week but that doesn't mean we don't bring the quality. Because it's the first day of August, we have a new Charity of Month. This month we focus on suicide prevention... More