E3 is right around the corner, so be prepared to start hearing the phrases "grain of salt" and "temper expectations" around every corner. Leaks will become abundant; bringing with them waves of uncontrollable hype leading up to the expo. Some of them may turn out to be true while others could turn out to be… Continue reading Beware the Gaming Hype Train
Games Are Fun! That sentiment is true and also happens to be the name of podcast created and hosted by Luke Armstrong. We are two individuals who share a common love for all things video games and were looking to do some collaborative work so he invited me to be a guest on his show.… Continue reading Games Are Fun!
It seems 2019 is the year of "three." We've gotten the third installment releases in both Kingdom Hearts III and Crackdown 3. Gearbox also just officially announced Borderlands 3 at PAX East this week. So what do they have to do with each other besides the number three? There's been a trend so far with the two former… Continue reading Three is not a Magic Number in 2019
The Game Developers Conference (GDC) took place this week in San Francisco and brought with it a ton of gaming news. The biggest news of the week was undoubtedly Google's Stadia announcement, featuring an all-digital, all-streaming platform for playing video games. Let's take a look at some other news to come out this week but,… Continue reading Digital Platforms are Going Beyond Just Games
There had been rumblings for a while about Google throwing their hat into the gaming arena but now it's official with the announcement of Stadia. Google's Project Stream initiative last year was a beta for Stadia before it had a name. Project Stream allowed users who were selected to play Ubisoft's AAA title, Assassin's Creed… Continue reading Google Unveils Stadia Platform
A Turbulent Flight Anthem is a third person looter-shooter developed by the creators of the Mass Effect series, Bioware, and published by EA. It was released for PC on February 15th for EA Origins Premier members and on PS4, XBox and PC (non EA Origins Premier) on February 22nd. When deciding to review Anthem, I… Continue reading Anthem Review
It's been awhile since our last post. Rest assured, I've still been playing games and keeping my ear to the ground on what's happening in the world of gaming. Since the last post, I've watched several great speedrunning charity marathons like Games Done Quick (GDQ) and the European Speedrunner Assembly (ESA), dabbled with randomizers for… Continue reading State of the Grind Address