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Halo Wars 2 Beta Impressions

When Halo Wars 2 was announced, it came as a pleasant surprise to me and the numerous other fans that saw past the flaws of the original. While far from perfect, Halo Wars still stands as proof that not only can you make an RTS...
by Chris


Where Did They Go Wrong? PlayStation Vita

Despite my devout belief in the system, the Vita just didn’t have any games that excited me last year. 2016 was the first year that really made me feel like the end was near for my favorite platform on 2014. In speaking to Ro...
by Chris


Final Fantasy XV

Ten Years in the Making

Square Enix is finally fulfilling a promise 10 years in the making. With Final Fantasy XV set for release on September 30th, Square is appropriately making a huge deal out of the game’s release.
by Chris

Fallout 4

Oh the Things You’ll See: How Bethesda Makes Open Worlds Just…Work

If you’re like me, you’ve accepted the fact that the remainder of your year will be spent trying to find every little secret hiding in Fallout 4. There is just something about Bethesda games that brings out the explorer in ...
by Chris


Hunt the Truth

A Tale of Two Stories: The Hype vs. the Reality

If there is one thing Microsoft is really good at, it is advertising their Xbox exclusives, and no exclusive is bigger than Halo. It came as no surprise to see countless trailers, commercial, ads and websites pop up as October ...
by Chris



E3 2015: The Reunion is Finally at Hand

Sometimes, dreams do come true. At this year’s E3, we received confirmation of the long requested and awaited Final Fantasy VII remake. Despite no gameplay being shown, no release window being given, just knowing it exists wa...
by Chris


E3 2015: Putting Backward Compatibility into Perspective

Just in case you were unaware after all the hype surrounding the Sony conference, Microsoft dropped a few bombs of their own. The biggest was surely Phil Spencer’s announcement that the Xbox One would be backward compatible s...
by Chris



Unconvectional Lighting

Torches are pretty cool, right? There’s something so rustic and satisfying about having your path lit through the gentle flicker of a life-giving flame. It’s also contemporary—despite the ubiquity of magic, Whiterun isn...
by Dante



How To Be Better: Halo 5 Guardians

Let me preface this by saying I love the Halo franchise. Not just the games but the books, comics, live action series; everything. I have enjoyed every Halo game to different extents, but I truly believe that they have all been...
by Ross


Grand Theft Auto V and the Black Underclass of America

After seventeen thousand years or so, Grand Theft Auto V for the PC is finally on the horizon. With it, there is bound to be another wave of people that vehemently disagree with Rockstar’s approach. I recently met one of thes...
by Dante