A Different Side Of Gaming 3 – CS:GO: The Right Stuff

Image: Twitter 11/05//19 Welcome to part 3 of my series on CS:GO, where I dived in to see what all the fuss is about. Last time, I spoke about some of the undesirable elements of CS:GO. This time, I’m going to talk more about the gamepiphany I had through playing one of the most popularContinue reading “A Different Side Of Gaming 3 – CS:GO: The Right Stuff”

A Different Side Of Gaming 2: CS:GO – The Dark Side

Image: LaserUnicorns 10/22/19 Welcome to part 2 of my series where I played CS:GO so you didn’t have to, on a journey that changed my mindset about gaming in unexpected ways. I left off last time talking about my first matchmaking rank, Silver Elite Master, which, according to my friends, wasn’t a bad place toContinue reading “A Different Side Of Gaming 2: CS:GO – The Dark Side”

A Different Side Of Gaming – CS:GO: The Beginning

Image: Fitz 10/15/19 Over the past several months, I have delved into the world of Counter Strike: Global Offensive so you didn’t have to. I have never been huge on first person shooters. In my mind, Call Of Duty peaked at the first Black Ops, and the whole PC Master Race claptrap was just that-Continue reading “A Different Side Of Gaming – CS:GO: The Beginning”

Hi Score Girl – A Love Letter To The Arcade Era

01/28/19 Hello Friends! It’s been a while. In my first post for the new year, I would like to talk about Hi Score Girl, an anime you can watch on Netflix. I’m not terribly fond of the CG animation style of several anime you will find on Netflix. I have watched a few, though –Continue reading “Hi Score Girl – A Love Letter To The Arcade Era”

Some Thoughts On Dark Souls Remastered (Switch)

11//11/18 Last night I decided to purchase a digital copy of Dark Souls Remastered on an impulse. I already regret it. I’m a huge fan of the Souls series, so when Remastered was announced for Switch it was a no brainer for me. It may have even been the proverbial straw that broke the camel’sContinue reading “Some Thoughts On Dark Souls Remastered (Switch)”

Digimon Adventure Tri: Impressions

Image: Source 09/17/18 The 15th anniversary of Digimon Adventure, the OG anime, came with the surprising announcement that the original characters were making a return for one last romp through the digital world in a series of 6 movies that have been released over the last couple years. Spoilers, you have been warned I mostlyContinue reading “Digimon Adventure Tri: Impressions”

This Week’s Nintendo Direct

Image: Oldhat104 (Deviantart) 09//15/18 For those of you who missed it, here’s a roundup of the announcements in this week’s Nintendo Direct. The Direct kicked off with a trailer for Luigi’s Mansion 3, a game that many have been hoping for. A welcome surprise! Following this the 3DS got some love with several announcements, includingContinue reading “This Week’s Nintendo Direct”

The Art Of E3: Nintendo

6/122/18 The general consensus around E3 is that it’s like Christmas for gamers: all the biggest names in gaming get together to showcase their newest and most exciting developments. Some are more exciting than others. EA’s showing this year was underwhelming. Similarly, Square Enix didn’t really have much to offer. Sony was somewhat middling, asContinue reading “The Art Of E3: Nintendo”