Rise of the Tomb Raider

Why Game Exclusives Hurt Gamers

I won’t pretend that this discussion wasn’t brought on by the recent news that Rise of the Tomb Raider by Crystal Dynamics, a sequel to the multi-platform game (originally released on Xbox360 and PS3, then definitive edition released on Xbox One and PS4) is going to be released solely on Xbox One. This new development…

XboxOne PS4

Why New Consoles May Be Selling So Well

The new consoles are selling at an extraordinary pace. If they continue at pace the XboxOne and PS4 are going to be two monster consoles. But why are these consoles selling so much when they don’t have the games to support it? I talked about the lack of games previously, but I have some ideas…

inFamous: Second Son

Digital OR Physical Games: Pros and Cons

With the newly released South Park The Stick of Truth, I faced for the first time an internal struggle. Do I buy the physical copy? Or do I buy the digital version and have the download ready to play when I get home from work. After a lot of hmming and hawing, I decided to…

Upcoming Video Game Releases

The first quarter of 2014 is measuring up to be a very interesting period for video games. And by interesting I mean filled with a bunch of remastered releases of games that have already been out with a few new titles thrown in. Like most familiar with games know the first quarter is kind of…

Lack of Games on Our Shiny, New Next Gen Consoles

Believe me, I understand that when a console emerges it doesn’t immediately dethrone it’s predecessor. I mean how could it when the new console has a handful of games an the old console has a backlog of critically acclaimed games that would take a long time to plow through. It is like that with the…