Culture of Gaming’s Best Party Games of 2018

2018 was a pretty decent year for Party games. Here are our favorite Party games of 2018. WINNER – SUPER MARIO PARTY To use an absolutely cliché and overused term, Super Mario Party is a return to form for the long-running series. Mario Party has become a Nintendo mainstay, but somewhere along the way, it […]

Mike’s Underappreciated Games Corner

We all love video games here at Culture of Gaming. But what about those games that fall through the cracks? Sure, some people like them, but the rest of us tend to forget them and move on to bigger and better games, even those from the very same franchises. I’m here to change that today. […]

Nintendo Switch Ownership Guide

The Nintendo Switch is nearly two years old as we come to the end of 2018, and the holiday season is well upon us. The Switch is a hotter item than ever. In fact, Nintendo announced in a press release that according to Adobe Analytics, in the US, the Switch broke the all time record for […]

20 Gaming Gifts for the 2018 Holiday Season

Gaming Gifts

2018 was a fantastic year for video games. We got surprise indie hits like Celeste, cinematic open-world adventures like Red Dead Redemption 2, and chaotic fighting games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. In a year with so many hard-hitters, it’s not surprising that more and more people are learning to love and appreciate the gaming medium. This holiday […]

Nintendo Icons: Where My Story Ended.

Nintendo Icon: Where My Story Ended.

Some of the most renown Nintendo icons happen to be Mario and Link. We enjoy the stories they tell, the adventures they bring us on, plus the worlds that can be explored. It’s not necessarily that my story has ended, as it could just be on a short hiatus. However, there was a noticeable drop […]

The Top Five Villains In Gaming

Villains: Ganondorf

Earlier this week, we discussed the Top Five Heroes In Gaming. However, we all know, a great hero is nothing without an equally notorious evildoer. A villain has no remorse for others and can pose the greatest threats to the forces of good. The greatest of villains, though, have unique qualities that separate them from the […]

Bowsette: Comic to Cosplay?

Bowsette

Yes, it seems not even conceptual fanart can escape the real world. Starting just recently, a trend of a mere idea has surfaced as a new character called Bowsette. What started this recent trend? The internet is the internet, so it’ll spread anything interesting or annoying. People are legitimately thinking about Bowsette becoming playable in […]

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 […]

Mario Flash Games: An Online Nostalgia Hit

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The Mario series has been a fundamental part of every Nintendo gamer’s household since the world was first introduced in the old arcades. And since then, it has changed a hell of a lot. Now, nostalgia surrounds Mario. Those days of fighting your siblings just to be able to play Mario first are long gone. […]