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Mark’s Top 10 Games of 2015

To me 2015 was a big year for gaming, as the sophomore year for both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One we finally started getting the big next gen titles we’ve been waiting for, also it was a lackluster year for me personall...
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Chris’ Top 10 Games of 2015

2015 is no doubt the finest year of this young generation of games, but it is also, in many ways, the most confounding. Before I talk about the games that did make my list, I want to mention the ones that didn’t:
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Ross’ Top 10 Games of 2015

I’m going to say that 2015 was a big improvement from a quality perspective on the game release front. AAA games were released left and right along with some truly stellar downloadable titles. Granted, this is my personal lis...
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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
 

 

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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
 

 

 
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Chris’ Controversial Corner: The 99%

While perusing the internet a little over a week ago, I came across an article from Forbes. While I never considered them video game enthusiasts, I read this interesting piece regarding Bloodborne, and how its high critical pra...
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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