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Turn-based JRPG Appreciation Opinion

Turn-Based JRPG Appreciation

Nothing is quite like playing a Role Playing Game. The many different ways that an RPG can be made is staggering. You have your Action RPGs where you control a character, fight enemies and gain levels and unlock new skills. They can be First Person…

Watch out for Dragon ball xenoverse 2 News

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Spotlight

Today I’d like to talk about a game that I’m most excited for that’s dropping this week. It’s the latest in Dragon Ball Z games, and with the new addition of Dragon Ball Super to streaming sites such as Daisuki.net, Crunchyroll.com, and Animelab.com the excitement,…

PS vr cover 2 Opinion

How We Think PS VR Holds Up Against Vive

Last week I talked about how PS VR was the Poor Man’s VR and how that was a good thing. You can read why I felt that way here. After you’ve read that, assuming you haven’t, come back and continue reading this to see how…

Mods to Consoles Opinion

Fallout 4 Brings Mods to Consoles

Fallout 4 is the first AAA-Title Game that has attempted to bring mods to consoles. And why shouldn’t they? They’ve had so much success with the modding community that Skyrim, to this day, is still widely played. I know at least three of my friends…

Local Co-Op Couch Opinion

Local Co-op, The Giant of Our Memories

A lot of people, myself included have a lot of fond memories of playing a game together with friends or family on the couch on the weekend (or whenever you can sneak it in. Don’t tell mom!). So, with that nostalgia in mind, I often…

egames Opinion

The eGames are trying steal the Olympics

eGames Announced! At the London Games Festival this week, the eGames were announced. Simply put, the eGames will be established as an international eSports competition which will take place during the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiero. Unlike other eGaming competitions where competitors can…