The Future of e-Sports: Boom or Bust?

The last 3 years have seen e-sports rise from a dying industry, to an incredibly lucrative form of entertainment.  Since the release of Starcraft 2 in the summer of 2010 e-sports has grown in ways that…

In-Depth Review of Proteus with Developer Interview

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This week I bit off a little chunk of what indie games are all about in the form of a game known as Proteus. It has been labeled as a casual game or an auditory and…

Bientot l’ete Review

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Connection.   A simple word that defines human interaction. The emotions that go along with such an act are perhaps what we are all searching for at some point in our lives. These feeling can manifest…

God of War: Ascension single-player demo launched on PlayStation

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PlayStation Network has announced the God of War: Ascension demo is now available to download and play in single-player mode. The 3740MB demo from Sony Computer Entertainment and SCE Santa Monica Studio is titled “Prison of…

The World of Map Games

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  What is the first thing you think when you look at a map or globe? Is it a fantastic story rushing through your head of world conquest? I hope you said yes but if you didn’t then…

Activision & Bungie officially announce ‘Destiny’

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What do you get when you partner two monster game companies like Activision (Call of Duty) and Bungie (Halo)? You get a sci-fi epic called Destiny. According to a joint press release today, Destiny is a…

Second Opinion: Antichamber

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Never have I shouted so many mental obscenities while playing a game that was working the way it was supposed to.  Maybe I’m just upset at myself that it took me 13 hours to finish Alexander…

Antichamber Review

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//A matter of perspective By: Jordan Happach The way we view the world is the culmination of our experiences and feelings which we have grown and become attached to as we grow older. As we see…

Games on the Rise: Race the Sun

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(Video preview by Official Stuff Plus)   As an industry veteran at Raven Software, Aaron San Filippo had worked on a number of AAA titles including (but not limited to) Singularity, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and Call…

The Best, Weirdest, and Worst Voice Acting in Games: 2012 Edition

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The past year was pivotal for games in a number of ways.  Indie development continues to grow, opening up new experiences to a wider audience.  Games have started to make us think, bringing out emotional gameplay…