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 […]

PREDICTION: Dr. Mario Comes to Switch

Dr Mario World

On Jan 31, 2019, Nintendo announced something rather unexpected. A new Dr. Mario game is coming our way early summer this year. The catch? It’s a mobile game. Nintendo hasn’t been shy when it comes to releasing mobile versions of their major franchises. We’ve seen this with Super Mario Run, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, Fire Emblem: Heroes, and the recently delayed Mario Kart Tour. […]

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy Review (Switch)

sphinx

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 […]

Every Switch Indie Game that was just Announced

Switch Indies

In case you doubted Nintendo’s lineup of games for 2019, just today, they showcased a bunch of indie titles to push that doubt aside. From puzzle-platformers to tactical RPGs, here’s every indie that Nintendo confirmed for Switch in their most recent showcase. Wargroove Chucklefish, the publishers of both Stardew Valley and StarBound are releasing an […]

Switch was Best Selling Console, Red Dead II Best Selling Game of 2018

According to the December NPD, the Nintendo Switch is the best-selling console of 2018 and Red Dead Redemption II is the best-selling game of 2018. Consoles Nintendo Switch set the record for most units sold and dollars made in a year (PS4 set it in 2015). It’s also the most units sold (since 2010) and […]