Claw Machines Players = Gamers? The skill involved.

Claw machines can be an addictive, filling an ever-growing need to try to beat it. However, it’s often the case that it might beat you. People spend cash and coin on these in hopes it turns over a win, or in other words, the prize. People constantly using the machine will either increase or decrease […]

End the Console Wars Already

The Console Wars of the 90’s Console wars have been going on for a very long time. In the late 80’s/early 90’s, Sega and Nintendo were duking it out for the most popular name in video games. Nintendo was releasing the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, and with it, the biggest name in video game history: […]

Power Up Podcast #56 – Prime 4 Canceled & AC Odyssey Controversy

Welcome once again to another Culture of Gaming power Up Podcast. In this weeks show, Taylor discusses the recent Anthem Open Demo thoughts and what exactly was lacking from the game. Could this be a hard launch for Bioware and did they make a mistake with Anthem? Next Up, Andrew delves deep with the recent […]

Ubisoft announces Assassin’s Creed III Remastered

Assassin's Creed III Remastered

Ubisoft just announced that Assassin’s Creed III Remastered will be coming to Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC on March 29. In fact, they released a trailer comparing the new remastered to the original 2012 game. Judging by the trailer, the game looks like an all-around improvement compared to the original. AC III originally looked […]

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy Review (Switch)

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THQ Nordic is turning into a real necromancer of the gaming industry. They are the kings of breathing new life into the dead, abandoned mid-tier AA games and series. Darksiders, Kingdoms of Amalur, and Red Faction are recent examples of games that were largely left behind for them to bring them back in one way […]

Power Up Podcast #54 – Modding Banned in Japan & Activision/Bungie Split

Power Up In this weeks Episode, Taylor is still out of town at CES. But, Andrew and Anthony are joined by David and Aidan as they discuss Japan’s Modding situation, as well as Bungie Splitting from Activision.   First Up, David discusses just what it means to be a gamer in Japan now and why […]