South Park The Fractured But Whole Is A Solid RPG Despite It Having A Few Flaws

South Park the Fractured but Whole is probably the most interesting game I’ve played in 2017. Not the best game, not the game of the year, just interesting. The gameplay is amazing however and while the story had its moments, I never knew how to feel about the game as a whole. Ultimately, South Park the…

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The First Batch Of Backward Compatible Original Xbox Games Announced

The first batch of backward compatible original Xbox games has been announced and are slated to go live tomorrow. Many have been waiting for more details regarding this status of backward compatibility since the announcement was made at E3 2017. Xbox will be releasing the games in batches much like they’re doing with Xbox 360…

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Is This The End Of Linear Story-Based Video Games?

In the wake of EA shutting down Visceral Games —the studio working on an Uncharted-like Star Wars game— I began to wonder,”Is this the end of linear story-based video games?” 2017 has been a great year for video games overall, especially for titles that have put a strong emphasis on an open-world nature. With Horizon Zero Dawn…

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EA Shutting Down Visceral Games

EA announced they will be shutting down Visceral Games, the studio notable for the Dead Space series and Battlefield: Hardline. The news comes as part of an update by EA regarding the Star Wars project that the now-defunct studio Visceral Games, has been working on since 2013. The Star Wars project that Visceral Games had been developing was…

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Is Fortnite’s Battle Royale Killing Their Campaign Mode?

With over 3.7 million players logged in over the weekend, it’s safe to say that Fortnite’s Battle Royale mode has been a success up to this point. Fortnite’s new mode has not only been raking in the numbers but also some controversy. This controversy is aimed at Epic Game’s development of a free-to-play Battle Royale…

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Will SFV: Arcade Edition Answer The Cries Of Disgruntled Fans?

As most of you may already know, Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition was announced this past Thursday confirming what has been rumored for some time now. The update contains a complete overhaul of base SFV’s UI, new V-Triggers, and the highly requested Arcade Mode among other features. While all of this is great and I’m…

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How Cuphead Forced Me To See My Unhealthy Obsession With Perfection

I have gone on record to call myself a “perfectionist” in regards to my hobbies or work. I like doing things a certain way, the “right” way. I’ve never thought of it as particularly unhealthy and, on many occasions, I’ve had this perfectionist behavior looked at as a positive attribute of mine. Though it can…

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Supermagical: An Indie Blend Of Puzzles And Art

We often find ourselves overlooking the small indie titles in favor of the big name AAA games. It’s typically the titles with loads of funding and advertisements that are sure to get the attention of the masses one way or another.

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Sonic Mania: Sega Runs To The Past

Many know Sonic as the lovable blue hedgehog that fights against the evil Dr. Eggman alongside his friends and allies. His charm and amazing soundtracks are some of the most memorable components for kids who grew up in the late 80’s and 90’s. He was all the rage, catapulting into stardom that would cement him…

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First Impressions: Fortnite

The skies are blue and just ahead of you is land with enough grass, trees, and water to sustain any living organism inhabiting it. You hear nothing but the sounds of life in a setting most would find calming, peaceful. In this same moment, the atmosphere defies science and the once clear blue skies are…

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