Skyrim – A Clunky Masterpiece

'Skyrim' is a game that is both profoundly beautiful, and awkward, all at the same time. It can suck you in with its majestic views and fantastical situations, while the next moment you could hear a guard exclaim - for the hundredth time - about that arrow that ended their adventuring days. There's so many … Continue reading Skyrim – A Clunky Masterpiece

Buying Games on a Budget

If you don't have a lot of money, but you wish to game, there are ways to get the most bang for your buck. These are the methods I personally use... For PC games, digital is the way to go. Wide availability, instant access, patches and - best of all - frequent and extremely deep … Continue reading Buying Games on a Budget

My Top Five Let’s Play Series (only one entry allowed per game/player, for variety)

I enjoy Let's Play series. But, I don't watch just any. I begin many, but only finish those that are extremely good, as Let's Plays can be quite long. Out of all that I have watched over the years, here are five in particular that are especially great. For the sake of variety, I will … Continue reading My Top Five Let’s Play Series (only one entry allowed per game/player, for variety)

The Last of Us Part II – Hopes and Fears of a Fan

'The Last of Us Part II' is the upcoming sequel to 2013's 'The Last of Us', the latter of which is widely recognized as one of the greatest games ever made. Featuring a brutal yet beautiful story; realistic and nuanced characters; fantastic level design and combat that was intricate and smart, the game more than … Continue reading The Last of Us Part II – Hopes and Fears of a Fan

Why I Strongly Prefer Singleplayer Games

Note: the following is an opinion. I am a heavily singleplayer-oriented gamer. The only multiplayer I play regularly are 'Tekken 7' (online and against my family in-person), and online chess matches. I do not enjoy the vast majority of them. As far as MMORPG's go, the only one that I have played is 'Destiny 2' … Continue reading Why I Strongly Prefer Singleplayer Games