5 Games That Should Have Been on the Playstation Classic

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As the age of retro plug-and-play consoles continues to rise, we as gamers continue to see the many successes and failures that come with it. While consoles such as the SNES Classic and the NES Classic amazed the community both financially and critically, others didn’t fare as well. The most recent that comes to mind […]

The Return of Mascot Kart Racing Games

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It is becoming more apparent that Crash Team Racing is getting the remaster treatment and will be shown at the Game Awards this Thursday. In all seriousness, this is not too much of a surprise. CTR was one of the most popular kart racing games in the 90’s.  After the success of the N. Sane […]

CoG’s 25 Greatest 3D Platformers of All Time

Since the days of the N64 and PS1, we’ve fallen in love over and over again with 3D platformers. Sure, there might not be hundreds of them to choose from, but the few that are out there have captured our hearts and imaginations since we were kids. They’ve taken us through vibrant mascot-filled worlds, with intense […]

Video Games That Define Me

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A recent trend on twitter has got me thinking about the video games that define me. The trending topic of “insert blank here that define me” has tweets covering all sorts of topics from books to movies to anime. Whilst this may not necessarily be a list of my favourite video games, they do contain […]

Are Console Exclusives Good News?

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Gamescom is finally here and a bunch of games will receive announcements, release dates and hopefully, playable gameplay demos. All eyes will turn towards Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo to see what they can offer in way of exclusives. Whilst this games development tactic may not always be the best for the consumer, it is extremely […]

Nintendo and 3rd Party Crossovers That Should Happen

Video game crossovers are always fun when they happen. The idea of two popular franchises merging together to create a potentially amazing game just gets fans excited. Gamers love to see how iconic characters from different universes would interact with each other if they met. Whether it be to stop their respective enemies that have […]

Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy Nintendo Switch review

I have never played a Crash Bandicoot game until I tried out Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy, a remaster that includes Crash Bandicoot, Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back, and Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped. Each game has at least 30 levels. However, while there is a fair amount of content and variety, each level is very short, and […]

Top 10 Most Iconic Video Game Mascots

Video game mascots: perhaps one of the greatest elements of the gaming industry to manifest during the 80s and 90s. Originally created as a marketing technique to attract newcomers to the then-small gaming community, video game mascots seem to have transcended to something far greater… they have become legends. These mascots can represent the worlds […]