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    G4TV Is Awful

    G4TV had massive layoffs recently, and I’m not surprised. Anyone who is in the know about video games wouldn’t be surprised either. G4TV is in a moribund state, and doesn’t seem like anything will be ...

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    The Woman King Review

    If someone were to watch this as a history lesson on The Woman King or Nanisca, I suggest doing so more research. It’s filled with melodrama and tear jerking moments that would seem out of place for a...

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    State of Play Reactions (9.13.22)

    The gaming gods have blessed us with a Nintendo Direct and a State of Play. I watched the Nintendo Direct at 10 am when it was streamed, and I was fortunate enough to watch the State of Play during do...

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    Nintendo Direct Reactions (9.13.22)

    Another Nintendo Direct has come and gone. I’ve honestly haven’t been super hyped about any upcoming games. I already know Bayonetta 3 and a new Zelda were in the works. The long wait times use to mak...

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    And The Ubisoft Grind Continues

    Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey is finally finished, and it took me nearly eight months to do so. This is only the second game I’ve beaten this year. My first one was Assassin’s Creed: Origins. Odyssey was ...

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    My Retro World 2022 Experience

    Another year at Retro World has swept through Hartford, Connecticut. It’s always saddening to drive home, entering my condo, and sitting on my couch realizing another event like this won’t be in CT fo...

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    Is Final Fantasy Dying?

    Naoki Yoshida is worried that Final Fantasy is not keeping up with trends in video games. The veteran old, nostalgic gamer in me is saying stick with what Final Fantasy is known for, turn based combat...

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    PS5 Fight Sticks Thoughts

    Street Fighters 6 is set to release next year. I don’t have a fight stick for my PS5, and I’m trying to figure out which fight stick is best for me. The only one that seems available at this point is ...

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    EVO 2022 Feels

    EVO 2022 is over. I had a blast trying to stay awake for the 16 hours watching the streams from afternoon till the next morning. It’s tiring watching that much TV. I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it...

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    Twitter and Blogging

    I’ve been tweeting and blogging for almost twenty years now. Well, mostly blogging off and on, and I started tweeting on Twitter twelve years ago. I didn’t think I’d ever take Twitter as seriously as ...

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    My 6 out of 10 Spoiler Free Nope Review

    I’ve been looking forward to Nope for quite some time. “Get Out”, “Us”, and now “Nope” all have the pedigree of the unexpectedly talented writer/director Jordan Peele. With each newly release film by ...

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    The Predation of Video Game Publishers

    John Riccitiello, the CEO of Ubisoft, bluntly stated, “Developers that shun monetization practices or leave them to later in the development cycle are "fucking idiots”.” It shows us that video games a...

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    My Thoughts on Video Game Preservation

    In light of Ubisoft recently decommissioning Assassin’s Creed Liberation, it made think of the history of games being preserved. It’s one of the main reasons I prefer to buy digital. And recently, I h...

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    Skull and Bones Disappointment

    The Skull & Bones gameplay was revealed, and I’m not too impressed by it. The most notable thing that occurred to me was the water coming onto the ship when it tipped. It was something small, but ...

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    It's Been Half of A Year Not Buying Video Games

    I’ve been gaming for 35 years. I’ve started with Pac Man on the Atari 2600, and I haven’t stopped playing regularly since. I’ll take a break from gaming every once a while with the longest being a mo...

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    Skull & Bones Hype

    Talk of Skull & Bones is in the video game news. Ubisoft plans to reveal the game in July. The game was announced in 2017. I’ve been waiting for this game for half a decade. I’ve been hyped to pla...

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    Giant Bomb Better Without Jeff Gerstmann?

    I’ve been watching/listening to Giant Bomb Cast for about 14 years. I’ve seen cast members come and go. But, none of them was going to have more an impact than the co-founder, Jeff Gerstamnn leaving. ...

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    Street Fighter 6 First Impressions

    Street Fighter 6’s gameplay has been revealed. At first, the main rap theme put me off, but it has grown on me after watching the trailer several times. And it seems that’s the relationship I’m going ...

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    My State of Play Reactions (6.2.22)

    This was one of the best and least exciting State of Plays I’ve ever seen. There were a lot of highly anticipated games to get excited for, but at the same time no because there were a lot of leaks pr...

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    Long Video Games Aren't Bad

    It seems like up until about the 2010s, video games were able to be covered by game journalists a lot more easily. A lot of video games didn’t up to a hundred hours to beat. These types of games were ...