#Listmas: 7 Great RPG Palette Cleansers

Tell me if this sounds familiar: you’ve sunk hours and hours into that new RPG you’ve been waiting for. You love the world, enjoy the combat, picked some favorite characters, and even the story isn’t half-bad. It’s everything you were hoping for and you’re enjoying it, but something feels off. You’re not just not really…

The Games we’re Thankful For

Thanksgiving weekend is here at last (for those of us in the States that is), so the time has come to once again step back and reflect on what in our lives that we have to be thankful for. It probably goes without saying that anything to do with gaming should be pretty far down…

Saturday Video Round Up: November 8 – 14

The following post was submitted by Gamer Crash. See more trailers and news at GamerCrash.com! – It’s been a packed few weeks which began two weeks ago with the Paris Games Show, followed up by Blizzcon last week. This week, Nintendo fired back with a new Direct, something they haven’t done in a while. While…

Saturday Video Round Up: September 13 – 19

The following post was submitted by Gamer Crash. See more trailers and news at GamerCrash.com! – The weekend has once again returned and so to has the Video Round Up. Once again, bringing you the best trailers and video content from the past week. This week, we’ve gotten a nice boost from the Tokyo Game Show…

The Smash Ballot

You may or may not have heard of the Smash Ballot, a site that’s letting people vote for which character they would like added to the current Super Smash Bros.  (As DLC, I believe.)  I was pretty excited when I heard about this, as I definitely have some characters in mind that I would love…

Saturday Video Round Up: July 26 – August 1

The following post was submitted by Gamer Crash. See more trailers and news at GamerCrash.com! – Hey look, it’s August! Where does the time go? As we slowly exit the dry, barren wasteland that is July, the release schedule starts to slowly accelerate. This is certainly good news for the Round Up as we near game…

My First Days with the Wii U

Well, I did it. It’s been a crazy time for me lately. I just got a new cat. And, even more exciting (I kid, or do I?), I finally relented and bought my first console of the current generation. My choice was the Wii U, despite a waning love of Nintendo, for it was the…

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Review

Image captured by Josh Horne It seems a long time ago now when video game rental stores were still commonplace. I remember as a child there used to be a small rental store, which went by the name “World of Video”, situated on the opposite side of the area of town in which I lived. Every…

Listmas: Favorite Items and Weapons

Video games are home to much more than just delightful characters to control and interesting locations to explore.  No, most games just wouldn’t be complete if it weren’t for creative and useful items and weapons that make the game that much more fun.  So now, a list of some of my favorite items.  Those I…

Merry Listmas: My Gaming Wish List

It is now time for the Duck’s second Listmas list.  This one is kind of like my gaming Christmas list, listing all the gaming-related things I would like to see someday, whether they be things that can actually happen someday or are merely silly and impractical.