Monthly Archives: March 2016

Oculus Rift Review

By Dan Stapleton Virtual reality technology is literally a game changer. For the first time since 3D graphics came around 20 years ago, it radically changes the way we play … Continue reading

Get A College Scholarship For Playing Video Games

Parents worried that their kids are playing too many video games might need to rethink their perspective. At least one university plans to offer academic scholarships for e-athletes, people who … Continue reading

Can a video game company tame toxic behaviour?

Some 67 million people play League of Legends. It took less than a minute of playing League of Legends for a homophobic slur to pop up on my screen. Actually, … Continue reading

Video Game Hall of Fame Reveals Finalists for May Induction

“Sonic the Hedgehog,” ”Space Invaders” and “John Madden Football” are among 15 games named Tuesday as finalists for the World Video Game Hall of Fame. The winners will be inducted … Continue reading

Adr1ft PC Review

By Dan Stapleton Adr1ft is a beautiful recreation of floating through the terrifying and lonely vacuum of space in a bulky, near-future spacesuit. This journey through a thoroughly destroyed space … Continue reading

Buttons get pushed at video game museum

FRISCO — The dreaded “GAME OVER” message flashed, and Nicholas Schell punched in his initials alongside his high score of 105,990. “It’s my misspent youth,” he said after deftly reaching … Continue reading

Weekend Hot Topic, part 3: Your dream video game remaster

Given free reign and a decent sized budget, there is only one game I would want to be given a current gen remaster: Vagrant Story on the PS1. I’m generally … Continue reading

Morning DLC: Video Game News & Rumors 3/25/2016

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America announced that PAC-MAN Championship Edition DX, which was rated a perfect 10 out of 10 by IGN (Xbox 360), five out of five stars on TouchArcade … Continue reading

Fighting depression in the video game world, one AFK at a time

“As we were more aware of the issue, the easier it was to see it and the easier it was to talk about it,” Pitts says. “The lack of awareness … Continue reading

15 Greatest Horses In Video Games

No horses in our world could ever come close to the mighty steeds we find ourselves talking about today. These beautiful, sometimes mythical horses are strong willed and strong minded … Continue reading