Dreams – A Gateway for Future Creators

I had the opportunity to get my hands on Dreams during its initial early access period and came away incredibly impressed with what Media Molecule had created. This is the title that will act as a gateway for new game developers and creators. That’s a fairly heavy statement to make about any game, but when…

No exclusives for the Xbox Series X at launch – A Bold Decision

A report was released that stated that the next generation of Xbox would not have console exclusives until around a year after launch. This would indicate that all upcoming titles would be cross gen, leaving consumers to trust Microsoft’s vision and ultimately decide if they want to purchase the Series X. On the surface, this…

Arise: A Simple Story – Emotional Storytelling at its Finest

Arise: A Simple Story is as its name states, simple, but one that will take you on an emotional rollercoaster without so much as uttering a single line of understandable dialogue outside of the word arise. You’ll assume the role of an Old Man whose life has just ended, but before he can truly pass…

Control – A Dark Horse for Game of the Year

Two words: Ashtray Maze Remedy Entertainment, the studio behind Max Payne, Alan Wake, and Quantum Break, have created what is possibly one of the most under-advertised titles in recent memory in Control. But here’s the thing, the game is fantastic and is quite possibly the best title the studio has ever developed. Players will assume…

Competition Drives Innovation – The Console Wars

Industries do not thrive if competition is non-existent. If monopolies were more prevalent, then that industry would stay stagnant and it would be disastrous for growth as a whole. As it relates to the video game industry, the console wars are actually beneficial. The optics are never good, especially considering how passionate a fanbase can…