Culture of Gaming’s Top 49 Video Game Antagonists

Humans love to hate things; the internet has proven that time and time again. Whether it be a political candidate, a corporate entity, or a YouTube Rewind, we have a plethora of villains stored up in our psyche, real or perceived. But sometimes, particularly in fiction, a villain can be a balancing factor; a hurdle […]

Metroid Prime 4 Development Pulls a Complete Restart

Metroid Prime

In a 3-minute video posted on the Nintendo UK channel, development head Shinya Takahashi has sadly confirmed that Metroid Prime 4’s development is pulling a complete restart. This is due to the level of quality not meeting Nintendo’s extremely high standards. A Tough Decision for the Sake of Quality As Takahashi puts it: “The current […]

The Five Best Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Character Reveals

With the latest Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct that occurred recently, we now know of the entire initial fighter roster for the game. With a total of 74 characters (including echo fighters), fans can surely look forward to trying out tons of combinations during matches. With that said, we thought it would be fun to look […]

Video Game Music and Hip-Hop

Video Game Music and Hip Hop

The amalgamation of video game music and hip-hop has been present ever since the gaming boom of the 80s. Both sub-genres have made it into the mainstream due to the lengthy success of the SNES and artists calling back to their favorite games for the nostalgia value. The motherboard for the SNES contains two sound […]

Super Smash Bros Blog Summary Aug 6 To Aug 12

Smash Bros

I have humbled myself at the feet of Masahiro Sakurai after coming down from the high of correctly predicting King K. Rool and Simon Belmont. I was becoming languid from the meager stream of information which the Super Smash Bros. Blog provides. The Direct was manna for my malnourished Smash soul. My frailty has become […]

The Top 25 2D Platformers of All Time

Platformers are the skeleton of the video game industry. Whether it be the classic masterpieces of the 80s and 90s, or the modern indie platformers of today, we at Culture of Gaming love some good ol’ fashioned running and jumping – you might say that some of us are even adamant about it. So like […]

Top Five Obscure Characters We Want To Play As

With the release of Sonic Mania Plus, fans of Sonic the Hedgehog will finally get to play as Mighty the Armadillo and Ray the Flying Squirrel. Before the two new playable characters got announced, people didn’t know how much they wanted this. That got me thinking about obscure characters in other games we’d love to […]

Top Five Animal Buddies In Video Games

You guys, I think video games have ruined me with animal buddies. I loved pets. I loved dogs, cats, parrots, you name it! Not ferrets (those beady little eyes *shudder*). But after video games, pets are lame! Tell me, Fritters the Gerbil, can you fight on behalf of your household? Can you cook for me? […]