Author: Kyle Chamaillard

Kyle has a passion for video games, music, and reality tv shows like Survivor and Big Brother. When he is not playing games, he can be found playing the drums, organizing his Amiibo collection, and hanging out with his three cats.

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 97 Marvels Guardians of the Galaxy Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 97: Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Spoilercast

This week on the podcast, we have a spoiler-filled discussion about our thoughts on Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy. We also talk about the games we have been playing, like Forza Horizon 5, It Takes Two, Final Fantasy VII Remake, and many ...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 96: Our Favorite Pokémon Games

On the podcast this week, we celebrate the release of Pokémon Shining Pearl and Brilliant Diamond by talking about our favorite games from the franchise. We also talk about all the games we have been playing, like Halo Infinite's multiplaye...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 95 Celebrating Skyrim's 10th Anniversary

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 95: Celebrating Skyrim’s 10th Anniversary

It's hard to believe, but Skyrim just celebrated its tenth anniversary. On the podcast this week, we talk about its impact on ourselves as well as the industry as a whole. We also talk about the games we are playing like WarioWare: Get it T...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 94: The 2021 Games We Are Still Excited to Play Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 94: The 2021 Games We Are Still Excited to Play

The end of the year is approaching quickly, but there are still plenty of games to be excited about. On the podcast this week, we talk about the 2021 games we still can't wait to play. We also discuss all the games we have been playing, inc...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode #93: The Best Games to Play on Halloween Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 93: The Best Games to Play on Halloween

Halloween is here, so we decided to recommend some of our favorite spooky games to play this time of year. Also, on the podcast, We talk about the games we are playing, including Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, Fatal Frame: Maiden of Blac...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 92 Our Favorite Music in Video Games Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 92: Our Favorite Music in Video Games

This week on the podcast, we decided to discuss our favorite music from video games. We also talk about the games we are currently playing, from Kena: Bridge of Spirits to Serious Sam 4. The panel also discusses some of the biggest news sto...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 91 Our Favorite Metroidvania's Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 91: Our Favorite Metroidvania’s

After the highly anticipated release of Metroid Dread last week, we wanted to talk about our favorite games in the Metroidvania genre on the podcast. The panel also talks about the games they are playing, including No More Heroes III, No Ma...

5 Great Movies to Watch in October 2021 Cover

5 Great Movies to Watch in October 2021

October is nearly here, and this list will help you decide which movies to check out throughout the month. There are so many spectacular films coming out over the next few weeks it should be challenging to find something that isn't for you....

The Artful Escape Review The Rise and Fall of Francis Vendetti (PC) Cover

The Artful Escape Review: The Rise and Fall of Francis Vendetti (PC)

Are you ready to shred on your guitar and discover how groovy the universe really is? In The Artful Escape, you will become Francis Vendetti, a young musical prodigy trying to find his place in this world. After spending most of his life in...

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5 Great Movies to Watch in September 2021 Cover

5 Great Movies to Watch in September 2021

September is shaping up to be a great month for movies, and this list will cover 5 films you shouldn't miss. As autumn slowly approaches, it's about to become the perfect time to get cozy on the couch with your favorite snack and enjoy ever...

Garden Story Review: A Grape Appetizer (Switch) Cover

Garden Story Review: A Grape Appetizer (Switch)

The Grove is slowly getting much weaker, and only one tiny grape is capable of saving it. In Garden Story, you play as Concord and must defend your community against Rot while also uniting the villages that have been torn apart by it. Over ...

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5 Great Games That Should Be On the Nintendo Switch Cover

5 Great Games That Should Be On the Nintendo Switch

Take a look at these amazing games and see how great it would be if they were available on Switch! Many games have found a home on the console, from indies to AAA titles. This list will cover which games need to be ported over as soon as po...

Minute of Islands Review: A Sea of Emotion (PS4)

The world is slowly falling apart, and you are the only one who can protect it in Minute of Islands. With the weight of the world on your shoulders, you must sail across the ocean to save family, friends, and even yourself from harm. When I...

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Backbone Review A Gorgeous Mystery PC Cover

Backbone Review: A Gorgeous Mystery (PC)

Can you solve the cities darkest secret? Backbone is a tense post-noir adventure game that takes place in a dystopian Vancouver, BC. Follow local raccoon and private investigator Howard Lotor as he stumbles into a world full of deceit, murd...

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5 Directors Who Should Work on The Mandalorian Season Three Cover

5 Directors Who Should Work on the Mandalorian Season Three

The Mandalorian has had multiple directors work on the show so far, and with season three around the corner, it's been hard not to wonder about who could be next. From upcoming indie darlings to Oscar-winning filmmakers, The Mandalorian has...

World's End Club Review: Friendship Perseveres Switch Cover

World’s End Club Review: Friendship Perseveres (Switch)

Are you ready for the end of the world? World's End Club is the newest title directed by Kotaro Uchikoshi from the Zero Escape series and also features Kazutaka Kodaka of Danganronpa fame as a creative director. As a member of The Go-Gette...

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7 Characters That Should Be in the Next Mortal Kombat Movie

7 Characters That Should Be in the Next Mortal Kombat Movie

The newest Mortal Kombat film featured fan favorites like Kano and Scorpion, but plenty of other characters are waiting to make their debut in the next movie. With an anticipated sequel on the horizon, the question remains: who else will en...

Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion Review: Turn up the Truth (PC) Cover

Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion Review: Turn up the Truth (PC)

Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion is the debut title from Snoozy Kazoo and focuses on an adorable yet mischievous little veggie who refuses to follow the rules. After avoiding his taxes, he must now work for Mayor Onion to pay off his debts bu...

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Narita Boy Review PC Cover

Narita Boy Review: A Blast From the Past (PC)

Narita Boy, the debut game from Studio Koba, is an excellent 80's inspired action-adventure game with heart. It is up to you to enter The Digital Kingdom and defeat the nefarious HIM and his Hackernauts with your radical Techno-Sword. On it...

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KeenGamer's 5 Best 3DS Games

KeenGamer’s 5 Best 3DS Games

The Nintendo 3DS is officially ten years old, so we thought it would be a great time to highlight the best games on the console. The last dedicated handheld by Nintendo was a unique device that provided many incredible and unquestionably gr...

5 Features We Would Love to See in Mario Kart 9 Cover

5 Features We Would Love to See in Mario Kart 9

Mario Kart 9 could be in development, and these are some features fans should love to see implemented into the series. Mario Kart 8 was originally released on the Wii U almost a decade ago. At this point, fans are clamoring for the next opp...

Mortal Shell: Enhanced Edition Review: A Dark and Dangerous Journey (PS5)

Mortal Shell: Enhanced Edition is a beautifully updated version of last year's innovative Soulslike. The deadly world and enemies of Fallgrim are looking to take you down. Choose your shell of choice and roll towards this grim and twisted f...

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3 Features We Wish Were in Bowser's Fury

3 Features We Wish Were in Bowser’s Fury

Time to put on our Cat Suits and dig into which key features are missing in Bowser's Fury. This bold new adventure is full of challenging platforming levels and fresh ideas, but there is always room for improvement. Let's look into how the ...

The 5 Best Pokemon Spin-off Games

The 5 Best Pokémon Spin-off Games

With the 25th anniversary of the Pokémon franchise around the corner, we wanted to highlight the best spin-off games in the series so far. As the most successful media franchise in entertainment, The Pokémon Company is often releasing new ...

Cyber Shadow Review Rise of the Ninja Cover

Cyber Shadow Review: Rise of the Ninja (PC)

Seamlessly blending the feeling of an NES platformer with a surprisingly engaging story helps Cyber Shadow cement its place as one of the best retro-inspired titles on the market. Cyber Shadow is the newest title developed by Mechanical Hea...

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6 Nintendo Switch Games We Hope To See in 2021

2020 was a good year for Nintendo Switch games, but what lies ahead in 2021? A few games have firm release dates earlier this year, but most known Switch titles simply have "2021" as a release window. After looking over everything that coul...

8 Amazing Games You May Have Missed in 2020 Cover

8 Amazing Games You May Have Missed in 2020

As we begin to relax with some downtime before the end of the year, here is a list of some fantastic games that can help keep you busy as you try and stay warm this (kind of) Holiday season. As we look back at 2020, we tend to reflect on al...

Best Game Trailers of 2020

The Best Game Trailers of 2020

This crazy and unexpected year is coming to an end, and we decided to celebrate by looking back at some of the best game trailers of 2020. Whether the trailer was for an anticipated sequel or creative indie title, they provided a glimpse i...

Fuser Review Party All Night Long PS4

Fuser Review: Party All Night Long (PS4)

Climb to the top of the charts and become the world's greatest DJ in Fuser, the newest title from Harmonix. With over a hundred licensed songs included with the game and more on the way, Fuser gives players a creative toolset that allows th...

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Tennis World Tour 2 Review: A Swing and a Miss PS4

Tennis World Tour 2 Review: A Swing and a Miss (PS4)

Get ready to hit the court and climb up the competitive ladder to become one of the greatest tennis players of all time. While Tennis World Tour 2 could provide deep and rewarding gameplay, its passable controls hinder the player's enjoymen...

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KeenGamer's Best Games of the Eighth Generation

KeenGamer’s Best Games of the Eighth Generation

With the eighth-generation of consoles coming to an end, and to celebrate the past seven years of video games, the KeenGamer staff came together to try and decide what the absolute best games were. Staff was asked to name their personal fiv...

The Red Lantern Review: Mushing Through The Snow PC

The Red Lantern Review: Mushing Through the Snow (PC)

Can you survive the harsh environments of Alaska? Face deadly predators and navigate over snowy terrain on the adventure of a lifetime. The Red Lantern is a new story-driven roguelite from Timberline Studios that will challenge players over...

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5 Dormant Sony Franchises That Should Return For PS5

5 Dormant Sony Franchises That Should Return for PS5

With new God of War and Horizon Zero Dawn titles coming, let's look back at some dormant Sony franchises and see which ones should return for the PS5. Sony has been developing unique games on its consoles since they entered the industry in ...

6 Wii U games that still need to be ported to switch

6 Wii U Games That Still Need to Be Ported to the Switch

With the remasters of Pikmin 3 and Super Mario 3D World on the horizon, let's take a look at a few of the remaining Wii U titles that should be ported to the Switch. Despite the Wii U being one of Nintendo's biggest failure's during their t...

Tell Me Why Review: Aint Nothin But A Heartache

Tell Me Why Review: Ain’t Nothin’ but a Heartache (PC)

The newest thrill ride from DONTNOD Studios, Tell Me Why tells an engaging story about family and the search for truth. As Tyler and Alyson Ronan, you must navigate your way through the past and present in order to find out what happened on...

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