Personal Must-Buy Video Games With 2019 Release Dates

Plenty of high-profile video game releases have just dawned upon us. Resident Evil 2 Remake, Kingdom Hearts III, and Devil May Cry 5 have all received great scores, preserving the hype that was created by 2018's stellar game releases. There is plenty of anticipation for titles such as Death Stranding, Metroid Prime 4, Ghost of …

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Acknowledging Excellence Regardless Of Platform & Genre

Having preference is a natural consequence of being human. Your upbringing, friends, personality, etc. all culminate into a taste for entertainment that is truly unique. Still, it is commonplace for gamers to categorize themselves based on their gaming platform of choice. I classify myself as a PlayStation/Nintendo person that prefers third person action. Wrapping yourself …

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Pokémon Gives Little Reason for Newcomers to Jump In

This past Wednesday, I decided to catch the Pokemon Direct despite never completing a Pokemon game before. The Nintendo Switch has become precious to me because of the brilliant games that have come out for the system and because my friends are unequivocal Nintendo fans. As an outsider wanting to feel that spark from the …

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Enjoy the Purchase; Enjoy the Playtime; Enjoy Your Games

With the recently announced impending retirement of Reggie Fils-Aime, I thought about the era of his presidency. What were all the games that I enjoyed playing since the early 2000s and why did I purchase them? I felt confident in recollecting all the games I owned up until the PS4 and Xbox One came out. …

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My Top 10 Female Protagonists in Video Games

Quality video games that feature a female protagonist are a special treat. Seeing Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice receive all the accolades it did back in 2017 was amazing. The most recent example of a female protagonist in a great game is Celeste, which, similar to Hellblade, also dealt with mental health. While most of my favorite …

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Nintendo’s February Direct: No Big Hitters, No Problem

Anticipation was in the air as the world waited for the Nintendo Direct to broadcast this past Wednesday. With so many big games announced (Animal Crossing, Pokemon Switch, Luigi's Mansion 3, etc.), Nintendo had the daunting task of showcasing games that would delight most Nintendo consumers without plowing through all their exclusives. While none of …

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