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  • Bethesda: The King of Rebooting and Reinventing

    With the recent release of the newest Doom game, many people have been providing very high praise for the reboot of one of the most popular gaming franchises. The reboot of Doom manages to find a way to bring the traditional Doom ideals to the modern... More
  • Bloody Hell: The Catharsis of Rage in DOOM

    A demon makes the mistake of coming within arm’s reach. I grab. I rip. I tear. Blood geysers over my virtual face, and I lavish in it. I revel in this flash of violence. Arteries and viscera spew catharsis, and I turn as the release ends. Another... More
  • Diversity and Digital Distribution

    Both movies and video games are in the throes of a battle over diversity. In a wash of white everymen, minority protagonists struggle to find a voice. Games have gotten much better about this. Drastically better. This year’s E3 featured a strong... More
  • The Best Games Period - Episode 26 - Passage

    The 2007 indie game Passage could be considered one of the standard bearers for the art game genre. Created by Jason Rohrer, for a game jam event, Passage went on to receive a significant amount of attention in the mainstream press with some critics outside... More
  • Super Console Club Podcast #4

    Oh, HEY! It's another episode of the Super Console Club! This month, Justin begins sharing his top 50 games with #50 through #41. We also talk about the games we're currently playing and share video game music. This month's selection of music... More
  • Don't Like It? Make Your Own Game

    It's a defense that all but kills any credibility a developer and its cult lose when they drop this low. In my eyes, to "make your own game" just to prove something just has you going down to their level - a crappy developer with a crappier... More
  • The Allure of E-Sports

    Forward: A lot of people seem to think that E-Sports are silly, and not real sports. There is an argument to be had there, but one that is beyond the scope of this piece. If you want to argue with me in the comments, feel free. I want to intentionally... More
  • OVERSEER-R12: LOG #001

    Overseer logging in. Today was uneventful, save the radstorm that appeared in the afternoon. I took shelter inside one of the local trucks. I still hate this place. I checked the logs back from earlier and found most of them were corrupted by the CPU... More
  • Top 10 Best Easter Eggs of Today's Games...

    There are a lot of easter eggs today. In games now-a-days, it is a must for devs to put an easter egg to make the player laugh or ponder what they gave us. From easter eggs that made us laugh to easter eggs that brought a smile to our faces, Hello Wandering... More
  • Hark! A Gamer's Voice is Crying!

    Hark! A gamer's voice is crying! All will play this game with me! God, I love it when games are awesomely hyped and become the best of today's gaming. I know this might appear like a Christmas blog that came early, but your wrong. What this is... More
  • Community Writing Challenge: Are Casual Games Satisfying?

    I though the start of summer would mean more time to play games – turns out I was right, just in an unexpected way. I went from working 12 hours a week to 32 hours which means that most of the games I play are on my phone as I try to kill time at... More
  • Video Game Easter Eggs. What's Your Favorite?

    With the rate at which new games are produced it can be difficult to play the games of the past and to appreciate where some of our favorite genres got their start. As I began to play the new Uncharted I was pleasantly surprised with one of the coolest... More