Games throughout the last decade are growing at a scale beyond what anyone in the 2000’s would have dreamed of. Games are able to boast environments with fully realized residents, wildlife ecosystems, intelligent physics, weather systems and seamless day and night cycles. All of which take place in an explorable […]

Completionism has been an aspect of gaming culture for as long as speedrunning. Where some see how quickly they can blaze through a game, there are others that take an eternity picking it apart for secrets and collectibles. They’re the people responsible for wiki entries and walkthroughs, teaching others to […]

Open worlds tell a story like no other game genre. By giving the player control over their story, it helps give each player their own unique experience. And these types of games are not only very popular, but very successful. In the four of the last five years, open world […]