Sunday Video Round Up: Nov 18 – 24

For those who celebrated, I hope you had a fantastic Thanksgiving. We’re now into Sunday and that means it’s time for an all-new edition of the Video Round Up! As always, I’m bringing you the best trailers and gameplay from the past seven days. Here are just a few of the games waiting for you…

Sunday Video Round Up: Oct 28 – Nov 3

After taking a week off, the Video Round Up has returned and is once again ready to bring you the best trailers and videos from the week that was. We had a lot of new video content arrive on the interwebs this week, so let’s not waste any more time and dive right in. Enjoy!…

Too Little, Too Late?

In games, and everything else really, making a good first impression is paramount. Succeed, and good things will follow. Fail and you’re suddenly faced with an uphill battle. It used to be that if a game bombed at launch, that was it. Its reputation would be mud, and nothing could change that. That doesn’t necessarily…

One Year On, is No Man’s Sky Finally the Game that Players Want?

Well…it’s getting there. No Man’s Sky recently celebrated its first birthday. And according to the game’s most recent update, there it may just be something worth celebrating. You may recall that last year at this very same time, No Man’s Sky was in the midst of nothing short of a debacle, with players decrying the…

Saturday Video Round Up: August 6 – 12

It’s the weekend once again, which means it’s time for your weekly dose of the Video Round Up. As we head into prime video game season, the trailers have begun to flow. Without further adieu, here’s just a small sample of the content waiting for you this week. With about a month left until release,…

Turning Away From Controversy

There was once a time when gamers wanted to be taken seriously. We used to see articles calling for games to be considered art, and used to talk about a future in which games aren’t just seen as toys for children and immature adults. If our recent news, discussion topics and behavior are any indication…

Games I’m Thankful For – Mass Effect 3

Did you have a good Thanksgiving this year? I hope you did. I did, and it (as always) got me thinking about the things I’m thankful for in this life of mine. Me being a gamer, there are more than a few games that I’m thankful for; I’ve even wrote about a few here before….

Saturday Video Round Up: August 7 – 13

The weekend is back once again and with it comes a brand new edition of the Video Round Up. We’re back again to bring you the best gameplay and trailers from the week that was. Let’s get to the good stuff, shall we? One of the biggest games of last year is coming back this…

Hype Has Gotten A Bit Out of Hand

Getting hyped for video games is fun. It is. It’s fun to watch trailers for new games. It’s fun to speculate with other interested gamers about those games and what they might be like. Getting excited and full of anticipation for cool new games a big part of the fun of being a gamer. However,…

The Delay of No Man’s Sky, or, the Futility of Anger

Recently, we took a trip to a local store to buy a new refrigerator.  After reviewing each fridge that the store had in stock, we made our choice. Upon seeing our selection, the salesperson that was with us heartily cried, “Excellent! I believe we have that one in stock and can deliver it to you…