Games

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    Ruin of the Reckless – Soul-Crushing Difficulty and Fun

    Indie developers, Faux-Operatives Games, have created quite a project in the form of an immensely difficult roguelike brawler. The game, called Ruin of the Reckless, combines 16 bit graphics and a chiptune-like soundtrack with melee-focused combat and a soul-crushing difficulty curve. During my time with the title I have...
  • GameStop and the Advent of Digital Gaming

    GameStop stores appear to be in danger, and for those wondering why, I’d like to take a speculative look at the shift in the industry. Everyone has obviously made the point of digital games diminishing the success of these stores. With GameStop reporting such significant loss for this fiscal...
  • Games and Gender: A Look At Demographics

    There’s an eternal debate as to whether or not video games are a creative medium designed for both men and women to enjoy. The debate has gotten much louder as reports of harassment of women in online games are becoming far more frequent. The GamerGate controversy left a lot...
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    Nintendo Switch Infographic Shows Upcoming Games

    Wondering what titles are coming to Nintendo Switch and when? Well here’s a diagram showing some of the biggest titles launching during 2017. While all of them don’t necessarily have release dates yet, there are many titles on here slated for the first month or two of the console’s...
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    Paragon Monolith A Whole New Game, Out Tomorrow

    Paragon released details of the major update, Monolith, set for release tomorrow. The post, on the official PlayStation blog, calls the update, “a whole new game.” Paragon Monolith http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFgOMyqnlrE What the developers mean when they refer to a new game is that almost everything is being changed, and...
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    Allods Online 8.0 Winter Atoll

    Fantasy 3D MMORPG Allods Online has introduced the new area, Winter Atoll, with their 8.0 update. Winter Atoll is an in-game winter theme park with plenty of activities to keep players warm. Allods Winter Atoll The only requirement for heading to Winter Atoll is being level 20 or higher....
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    Paragon Patch Kicks off Winterfest

    Epic Game’s MOBA title Paragon releases their last patch before the major Monlith update. They’re also kicking off the holiday season with Winterfest, which starts tomorrow. Winterfest in Paragon http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EudcaRsFxRE Throughout the holiday season, Winterfest will give Paragon players the opportunity to win all sorts of in-game prizes and...
  • Nintendo Switch Trailer Games Might Not Exist

    Nintendo recently announced their new console, the Nintendo Switch, with an interesting video showcasing some features and potential titles for the machine. Now, they’re coming forward saying that none of the games shown are actually confirmed for the console. A lot of games were shown during this trailer, ranging...