Battlefield 1’s Diversity Failure Ignores History

Rumors that the next Battlefield would take place in World War I swirled for months. When Battlefield 1 debuted in May 2016, blood-soaked trenches,...

The Real Women Resistance Fighters that Inspired Call of Duty: WWII

After years of meandering about in modern and futurist space wars, Call of Duty is finally going back to its roots - World War...

Crunch, Unpaid Overtime, Poor Health – Industry Norms That Need to...

Making a good game is hard; this is just a fact. It is a Herculean task. One which takes an incredible amount of time...

Five Genius Suggestions For Saving The Fallout Franchise

Fallout 5 rumours have been few and far between this year, but that hasn't stopped me from shuddering with Super Mutant rage every time...

Trucking Along With Depression

The concept of space is an important one. Whether physical or mental, without space around the things that we perceive, think or feel, we...

Feminist Frequency: Progressive Gaming Friend or Foe?

In 2012 Anita Sarkeesian raised over $150,000 on Kickstarter to fund Tropes vs. Women, a video series aiming to tackle the many tropes attached to...

Catherine: Bad Representation Made Worse

Catherine is getting a remake and adding new content, which sounds really cool considering it’s an additional storyline. The mood is soured when you...

Dragon Age 2 Romances Suck

Dragon Age is an awesome franchise, but the romance options in Dragon Age 2 sucked because everyone's whiny or murderous. The two best companions, Aveline...

Microsoft’s Adaptive Controller Lets Everybody Play

Gaming is different from watching a movie or reading a book. For the most part, movies and books are accessible for all to experience...

Is Dead Cells’ Hero Secretly a Gamergater?

Upon its release into 1.0 last month, Motion Twin’s Dead Cells took the gaming world by storm, finding commercial and critical success. And what’s...

Can You Build Communism in Civilization VI?

The Civilization series of games have progressed from an electronic version of Risk into a deep and complex strategy game. You’re free to pick what...

Equipping Your Emotions in Crystar

Though action RPG Crystar is already available in its native Japan, it will be heading to North America and Europe later this month. Along...

Let’s Blame the Boogeyman for Call of Duty: World War 2’s...

Some gamers are upset over some additions in Call of Duty: World War 2. Their first thought, of course, is to blame the Social Justice Mafia...

Overwatch’s Play Nice, Play Fair Update Misses the Point

Recently, Blizzard released a developer update titled Play Nice, Play Fair, which attempted to address Overwatch’s fundamental problems with toxicity. Game developer Jeff Kaplan described...
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Life is Strange 2 : Please Don’t Let It Be a...

Life is Strange is important to a lot of people, myself included. I started playing it after episode three was released in May 2015,...

The Hypocrisy of our Love of Sheik: A Character to be...

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, wasn't a very popular game in my social group. The Scottish kids I grew up with were...