EDITORIAL: An Examination of Story and Character in Tellius

Friday, February 15th, 2013

Time for a good old-fashioned lesson in some Fire Emblem history!

SCATTERED SHOWERS: Awesome Video Game Intros

Friday, February 15th, 2013

Do you watch or skip?

STAFF PICKS: Top 6 Unrequited Loves in Video Games

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

Get yer hankie's ready. This one's a tearjerker.

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Cryamore and Power Up

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Check out the Kickstarter campaigns for Cryamore and Power Up.

OPINION: Andrew Eisen on the Recent Ubisoft Hypocrisy

Monday, February 11th, 2013

Ubisoft. Looking out for fans of every console...

OPINION: Thoughts on DICE 2013 Schell Oration about Game Demos

Monday, February 11th, 2013

At the DICE 2013 Summit, the CEO of Schell Games said that game demos cut overall sales by almost 50%! Something smells fishy....

Building Character: Anju & Kafei

Monday, February 11th, 2013

This month Building Character focuses on couples, starting with Anju & Kafei in Majora's Mask.

OPINION: The Problem with Current Digital Distribution of Anime in North America

Monday, February 11th, 2013

Digital Anime in North America: Quick, convenient, and cheap? Not so much.

SCATTERED SHOWERS: Europe’s Most Delayed Games

Friday, February 8th, 2013

There was a time when Nintendo 'hated' Europe.

Fire Emblem Before the West

Friday, February 8th, 2013

If Eliwood's game was the seventh game in the series, what were the other six like?

JEFF’S MUSINGS: Rune Factory, XSEED, and Natsume’s Future

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

XSEED getting Rune Factory 4 is good but could it mean in the long run for Natsume?

MOSAIC: The Time Traveler

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

What better way to begin a series about being stuck in the past than to analyze time travel in video games?

OPINION: Sword Art Online is Not the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

An in-depth look at Sword Art Online's narrative structure and why the series became stale after being so good.

INTERVIEW: Wired Productions – Let’s Fish! Hooked On

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

I recently had a chance to speak with Sean Walsh, Product Manger at Wired Productions about their moe fishing sim Let's Fish! Hooked on

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Audojo and Freedom Planet

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Today's feature: Audojo iPad case for games and the platformer Freedom Planet.

OPINION: On the Depiction of Women in Games

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Discussing women in games isn't an easy topic to broach on the internet, but let's try it anyway.

OPINION: The Wii U Gamepad is the Best Controller Ever

Monday, February 4th, 2013

Why the Wii U Gamepad is the greatest thing to happen to gaming controls since the DualShock. And why developers need to stop dismissing it.

Crystal’s Corner: OpRainfall and Friends Discuss Game Endings

Saturday, February 2nd, 2013

Welcome to Crystal's Corner! Join in our discussion on game endings, and see who you agree with!

Item Shop

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Welcome to Item Shop!  Showing you the latest Amazon pre-orders, weekly deals, games we think are awesome (and maybe some not so awesome),



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