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Are We Gaming On?With so many different games
and platforms to choose from, LetMeGetToACheckpoint questions how we decide
what to play and what we decide to play it on. She also shares a few games she's
10 Greatest "Godzillas" In Video GamesWith a new movie hitting the
big screens, Godzilla is in the news again. As gamers, we've encountered our
fair share of Godzilla-like bad guys, as pointed out by DrJoeystein in this
Top Ten Favorite JRPGsMightyMagikarp devotes an
entire blog to listing some of the best games from the Japanese Role Playing
Game genre. Check it out and see if you agree or have some you think should be
on the list.
Mysterious New NFPFollowing the popularity of
the Skylander and Disney Infinity figures, Nintendo recently unveiled a plan to offer its own version of this concept and it sounds like Gaming
Warthog has mixed views on it.
Changes I Would Like To See Made In WWE 2K15Blogs about sports games are
extremely rare but every now and then we'll see one posted, adding a little diversity to Blog Herding. Check out Hawke5's thoughts
on the WWE series.
Sequels Always Need To Be "Bigger"?When you play a sequel to a
game you've previously played, what are your expectations for the game? Should
it stay true to its predecessor or try to innovate? The Destroyer weighs in on
You Should Be Paying Attention To Shards: OnlineWith World of Warcraft numbers
slowly declining and The Elder Scrolls Online off to a rocky launch, The
Rolling Gamer promotes a possible alternative with Shards Online, a MMORPG
Beginner's Guide To Competitive Pokémon: Volume IIBelieve it or not, Pokémon is
a highly competitive game that might require a sound strategic plan depending
on the opponent you're up against. Check out Still_Insane22's guide for
10 Games Of Last GenerationWhether you've made the leap
to the next generation of consoles or not, chances are you still have some
favorites on the older platforms. Whirz shares his list of favorites.
Infinite: Later Thoughts Gamemaniac3434 gets around to
picking up and playing Bioshock Infinite, a game that was quite popular when it
launched, but not a game everyone will long to remember.
I Want From Gears Of War 4As a huge fan of Gears of War,
Raging Searchers considers a number of ideas and features he would like to see
implemented in the next episode of the game. See if you agree and be the first
Consequences, Regardless Of IntentOrochisama
LEVON, Spectre posts a review for In Harm's Way, the third episode from Season
Two of the Walking Dead. With two episodes remaining, it sounds like this one was
setting the tone for the big finale.
continues posting review after review and this week was no different. One of
his best posts was for Bastion, a fan-favorite independent game that he awards
a perfect score to.
Odyssey Ace ReviewEnuo takes a
look at Ragnarok Odyssey, an obscure Role Playing Game (RPG) available on the
Playstation Vita that he compares to the very popular Monster Hunter series.
Jim Show – Episode 102Besides talking about Naughty
Dog and Call of Duty, Daniel, Jack, and Jeremy chat about anything and
everything on their latest podcast. Be sure to check out the Extra
JIMS And Prize Winners too.
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