5 Nintendo Series That Should Go VR

Nintendo and Virtual Reality (VR) have never coincided with each other. Since the inception of VR, Nintendo has far from made the new medium a priority. While the company did have one lackluster attempt in the form of the Virtual Boy, Nintendo just didn’t seem to care about VR. That has recently changed as Nintendo recently revealed its […]

The Art of Video Game Swordplay

There’s something intrinsically satisfying about a good video game combat system. The way that punches or swings connect in grandiose, colorful animations; the satisfying *crunch* of a perfectly-timed hit. Whether you’re beating down CPU’s in the grimy streets of Double Dragon or taking on real players in a match of Mortal Kombat, digital expressions of close-quarters […]

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 […]

The Best Video Game Inspired Sneakers

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Thanks to the recent release of the PlayStation Classic, many online personalities received care packages from Sony to celebrate the release. Each care package containing, of course, the PlayStation Classic, a couple of hats and a set of video game inspired sneakers; the Nike PG 2.5 x PlayStation. The collaboration isn’t as strange as it […]

Why Nintendo Should and Shouldn’t Port Skyward Sword to the Nintendo Switch

Recently, Zelda Director Eiji Aonuma opened the flood gates after hinting at a possible Switch port of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. During an on-stage appearance at a Legend of Zelda concert, Aonuma openly stated “I know what you are thinking, Skyward Sword for Switch, right?” Since then, the internet has run wild with rumors and discussion on whether or […]

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 […]

Half-life and Ocarina of Time, 20 Years Later

Half-life Ocarina of Time

November 1998 – one of the most important months in the video game industry. It was on this month, 20 years ago, that two massively influential video games graced the earth. They were entirely different games – separated by genre, thematic tone, and even the PC/console gap – but in an eerily similar way, they […]

Favourite Video Game Horses

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With the release of Red Dead Redemption 2 and all 100GB of it finally installing on our systems, many hours will be spent adventuring across vast, open lands on horseback, living the life of a western outlaw. Now I don’t own a horse or have even ridden on one but looking back, I realise I […]

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 […]