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NPCs Steam Game

NPCs Massacre Game Shows Steam Still Isn’t Doing Enough

Steam recently did something notable, it actually blocked a horrendous game from appearing on their storefront. It's notable because their policy up until this...

Troll Games and their Place in Gaming Culture

It is hard to make a good game, it may even be harder to make a game that sells well. Some focus only on...
Reviews Of Anthem

Anthem Reviews Aren’t Being Censored

Every few years the remnants of GamerGate re-emerges to attempt to construct an outrage over something. Between complaining about any form of diversity or...

Apex Legends Accessibility Options Shows other Battle Royales Up

Apex Legends is the latest game to burst onto the battle royale scene, releasing on February 4th. A character-based version of the popular online multiplayer...
Donkey Kong 64 Marxist

Donkey Kong 64: A Marxist Interpretation

Donkey Kong 64 is one of the most seminal games of the 90s. The collectathon platformer re-cast a former villain in a brand new role...

Indie Appreciation on the Switch

This past holiday season was a good one for the Nintendo Switch. Mario Party, Super Smash Bros, and Pokemon Let's Go were huge successes....
Image of Videl and the Great Saiyaman (a.k.a. Gohan) from “Dragon Ball FighterZ.” They look ready to fight. Videl is a young woman with short dark hair, wearing a white tank top over a purple shirt, black shorts, and fingerless gloves. The Great Saiyaman is a young man that looks like a superhero, with clothing like a red cape, green tunic, and dark sunglasses.

Videl in Dragon Ball FighterZ: Blasting Past the Glass Ceiling to Reach the Arena

Like many things, Dragon Ball and its shonen genre have a history of male-heavy casts with an emphasis on action. The most featured characters...

Streamer Raises Funds with Donkey Kong 64 Charity Stream

On January 18th, Twitch streamer Hbomberguy tweeted "here we go....HERE WE FREAKING GO". With that simple message, he started a stream that would attract...

Soldier 76, Gay Icon

Blizzard recently brought Soldier: 76 out of the closet. A new short story, Bastet, brings new lore about two fan favorites, Ana and Jack Morrison...
Nintendo Switch Console and Joy-cons

Motion Controls Bring Fitness Home

When Nintendo originally released the Wii in 2006, with it came Wii Fit, Zumba, Just Dance, and a host of other games that were all...
Promotional image of “Alien: Descent.” It shows four people wearing VR gear (visor headset, plastic gun, lightweight devices on their arms and legs) on a yellow metal lift, with facehugger aliens crawling around.

Going Out For VR with Alien: Descent

While virtual reality—or VR—seems to be gaining ground, I honestly haven’t seen the appeal of it. I like games, but haven’t felt the desire...
Twitch Needs to Actually Enforce its Own Rules

Twitch Needs to Actually Enforce its Own Rules

Twitch isn’t exactly known for being a positive platform, with a strong approach to quality control. With any platform, the larger it grows the...

The Weirdness of the Ellie Controversy

If you've been on the internet in the past week, you may have heard talk about "Ellie." Ellie started out being the first female...
Lo-fi Playlists

Some Relaxing Lo-Fi Gaming Playlists

Have you ever noticed that long-running YouTube Livestream of an anime girl studying? It claims to be perfect music to study/chill too, and it...

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