Author: Smangaliso Simelane

Smangaliso is a doctorate student in the Department of Literary Studies in Rhodes University, South Africa. He is an avid fan of video games and loves writing.

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Ghost of Tsushima Well Received On Metacritic

With the release of Ghost of Tsushima on the horizon, critics with early review copies have began sharing their thoughts on Sucker Punch’s latest offering. Receiving a debut score of 84 on Metacritic, Ghost of Tsushima might be another gem ...

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Sucker Punch Reveals More Info About The World Of Ghost Of Tsushima

More info has been revealed on Ghost of Tsushima, an upcoming game by Sucker Punch. The game's world is based on the real Japanese Tsushima island. It is clear that the natural environment will play an important role in both gameplay and th...

5 Times Video Games Caused Outrage

The following 5 video games, for better or worse, have cemented themselves in the history of video games due to the outrage they have caused. The controversy that surrounds these titles is caused by a variety of reasons, including narrative...

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Laura Bailey Receives Death Threats Over Her Role In The Last Of Us Part II

Laura Bailey, who voices Abby in The Last of Us Part II, has been receiving death threats. Some of the death threats are directed towards her family too. The disturbing messages are fueled by hate for Abby due her actions and the impact the...

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Why LGBTQIA+ Representation in The Last of Us Part II Is Important

The Last of Us Part II features an LGBTQIA+ relationship between Ellie and Dina. Diversity and inclusivity in video games is important because games, like many other art forms, reflect our society and its values. The following article delve...

Secrets Behind Bugsnax’s Infectious Tune By Kero Kero Bonito Revealed

New information has been revealed about Bugsnax and its catchy theme song by Kero Kero Bonito. Bugsnax is an upcoming PS5 game by Young Horses. It is set on Snaktooth Island, a place populated by creatures that are, as the song reveals, "ki...

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Young Horses Reveals New Info on Bugsnax

The president of Young Horses has revealed new info on Bugsnax, a cute game revealed at the PS5 event. It is a first-person adventure game that takes place on Snaktooth Island, a place inhabited by edible creatures known as Bugsnax. It look...

The 5 Best Remakes and Remasters on PS4

Here are the 5 greatest remakes and remasters available on PS4. The art of video game remakes is a tricky one that requires a careful balance of innovation and faithfulness to the original game. The following 5 games manage to get this bala...

What We Know So Far About Horizon Forbidden West

Horizon Forbidden West, the sequel to Horizon Zero Dawn, was announced on the 11th of June 2020. Here is what we know so far about Horizon Forbidden West. Following the success of Horizon Zero Dawn, anticipation is high for the sequel on Pl...

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Failbetter Games’s Annual #LoveIndies Campaign to Return in June 2020

Failbetter Games has announced the return of the #LoveIndies campaign in June 2020. Gamers will get the opportunity to discover new hidden gems while indie developers will be able to promote their work. There are several social media challe...

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4 Upcoming PS4 Games To Get Hyped For

The following 4 upcoming PS4 games reveal that although the PS5 is around the corner, there is no reason to put your DualShock 4 down just yet. With The Last of Us Part II and many more games still set to release, the best PS4 titles may st...

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4 Things The DualShock 4 Brought To PlayStation

Here are four things the DualShock 4 brought to the PlayStation platform. With the PlayStation 5 and the DualSense on the way, it's worth it to celebrate the DualShock 4 and all the games that utilized its unique capabilities and features. ...

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3 Things PC Gamers Can Expect From Horizon Zero Dawn And Death Stranding

Both Death Stranding and Horizon Zero Dawn are releasing on PC in 2020, and expectations are high. Here are three things PC gamers can expect from these upcoming titles. If you're looking for a post-apocalyptic open world and memorable stor...

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3 Interactive Movie Games To Try: When Film and Gaming Collide

Explore the world of interactive movie games by checking out these 3 iconic titles that span from the 90s to 2020. If you've ever watched a movie and wished you could have instructed your favorite character to make different decisions, inte...