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5 Great Indie Games on Xbox Game Pass

5 Great Indie Games on Xbox Game Pass

From Celeste to Hades, passing through Outer Wilds, here are 5 great indie games on Xbox Game Pass. There is no question that AAA games are some of the best experiences available, but there are also some hidden gems out there, coming from i...

6 Indie Games to Look For in 2022

6 Indie Games to Look For in 2022

It's the year of the indie! These 6 indie games are shaping up to be some of the year's best and brightest. From epic adventures across a fantasy world to story-rich narratives of music, love and grief, this year's indie lineup is looking g...

5 KOTOR Remake Features We Need

5 KOTOR Remake Features We Need

KOTOR, arguably the best Star Wars game ever made, is getting a remake. Aspyr, the developer heading the project, have stated they are rebuilding it from scratch. How close to the original will it be and what changes will be made? Here are ...

11 Best Horror Movies of 2021

11 Best Horror Movies of 2021

What were the best horror movies of 2021? Come and check out this list of 11 of the best chilling tales and OTT creature features to see if your favorite has made the bloody cut, or if you simply want a good horror recommendation. The year ...

Ranking the Dirty Harry Franchise

Ranking The Dirty Harry Franchise

Let's rank the Dirty Harry movies from worst to best. All five films are excellent examples of the neo-noir genre, not to mention enjoyable action flicks. Armed with his trusty .44 Magnum, Harry Callahan has faced off against serial killers...

5 Upcoming RPGs from Square Enix in 2022

5 Upcoming RPGs from Square Enix in 2022

If you have been wondering what Square Enix has planned for 2022, I am happy to report that you have at least a few games to look forward to in the coming year. From what it looks like, it will be the year of the Action RPG - at least going...

5 Bully 2 Features We Need

5 Bully 2 Features We Need

Here are 5 features we need for Bully 2. Rumours of the sequel making an appearance at the 2021 Game Awards mean speculation has once again resurfaced. Let's get into what improvements we could get, because it’s about time that Rockstar giv...

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Top 5 Yakuza Minigames

Here's a list of the Top 5 minigames in Yakuza. Minigames make the heart of the series, offering players a look into the Japanese nightlife while also offering a break from the intense crime drama. The entries on this list are some of the m...

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The Art of Scary Monster Design

Love a good monster? Great scary monster design is an art that often goes underappreciated. Looking into how concept artists and creature designers scare us is really interesting. By the end of this you will have a better understanding of t...

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5 Video Games That Should Be Animated Like Arcane

Following the success of the League of Legends series, have you found yourself wondering about which other video games should be animated like Arcane? Which franchises have the potential to overcome the stigma of game adaptations being doom...

5 Marvel Superheroes who Deserve a Square Enix Game

5 Marvel Superheroes Who Deserve a Square Enix Game

The future of Marvel's Square Enix game series looks bright. What superheroes are next to enter the spotlight is the question on many people's minds. There are characters who have never had their own virtual outing, while others are begging...

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KeenGamer’s Best Games of 2021

It's time for KeenGamer's best games of 2021! Join us as we look back at a fantastic year for video games, and highlight our picks for the absolute best titles from the calendar year. It’s almost the end of the year, and that means i...

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5 Major Game Releases Coming in January 2022

New year, fresh new start. With 2022 right around the corner, January has in store a plethora of major game releases for you to enjoy. From Monster Hunter Rise to Rainbow Six Extraction, including the one and only God of War, come check out...

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The Future of Final Fantasy XIV After Endwalker

Are you wondering what the future holds for Square Enix's MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV? What steps could the game take to improve FFXIV after Endwalker? This article examines some of the possible approaches the developers could take in the wake...

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Top 5 Female Characters in Uncharted

One thing that makes Uncharted so great is the strength of its characters. Let's look at the best female characters ever encountered, whether they were heroes or villains. The performances of these women are certainly memorable, whether the...

7 of the Best Games for Apple Arcade

7 of the Best Games on Apple Arcade

Out of 200+ games at Apple Arcade, here are 7 of the best that you will find on the service promising hours of top-notch gameplay. Apple Arcade is like Netflix for top-quality mobile games, and if you need help choosing what to play next yo...

The Hollow It Was A Game All Along

The Hollow: It Was A Game All Along

The Hollow uses a whole bunch of tropes, but none quite so prominently as “it was a game all along.” Similar to “it was all a dream,” but with real life consequences. How did the Hollow incorporate such a trope? How did it effect the show o...

Camp Cretaceous Are Big and Little Eatie The Doe and Junior

Camp Cretaceous: Are Big and Little Eatie The Doe and Junior?

Are Big and Little Eatie The Doe and Junior from the T. Rex family featured in The Lost World? Camp Cretaceous Season 4 takes the campers to a new island with a few throwback dinosaurs. There is confusion regarding the two T. Rexes featured...

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5 Great Horror Games on Xbox Game Pass

When it comes to horror games, there are incredible experiences out there for you to get jump-scared indefinitely, or maybe just to survive in a dreadful and creepy environment. From The Evil Within to Alien: Isolation, on Xbox Game Pass th...

6 Fun Festive in-Game Events

6 Fun Festive In-Game Events

It's time to get jolly! These 6 festive events are great for getting you in the holiday spirit. With so much stress and hassle around this time of year, it's the perfect excuse to take a break and play some games and take part in their fest...

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Should Speedrunning Be Considered An Esport?

The debate over whether speedrunning should be seen as an actual Esport continues to be a hot topic in the gaming community. Esports players maximize skills to defeat other players. Speedrunners combine masterful play and exploiting bugs to...

What Makes a Good Remaster and Remake

What Makes A Good Remaster/Remake

Remakes, remasters and reimaginings of old games and classics are a dime a dozen. Some prove to breath new life into dormant franchises. Others feed our cynical side. Given these will be with us for a while, its worth us considering, what m...

Forza Horizon 5: Potential Expansion Map Locations

Forza Horizon 5: Potential Expansion Map Locations

What are the most credible expansion locations and ideas for Forza Horizon 5? While Forza has had a history of plenty of successful expansions, we can presume the next ones aren't going to be any less successful. Since we've been heading to...

What Makes a Game Replayable

What Makes a Game Replayable?

When it comes to buying new games, an important question to ask is; How many hours of entertainment will I get for the money I spend? Replayability is a major factor. This list will cover some of the best ways developers keep bringing you b...

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What Happened to Minecraft Xbox Series X Ray Tracing?

Minecraft Xbox Series X ray tracing was being shown off over a year ago now. So, what happened to it? Today, let's take a look at how Mojang has approached re-inventing the graphics of Minecraft and why ray tracing is taking so long to come...

5 Games That Started Out As A Buggy Mess

5 Games That Started Out As A Buggy Mess

Sometimes a game starts out as a buggy mess and we all just stop and think, “that definitely could have spent a bit more time in the oven”. This is the case for these 5 games which infamously marked their place in recent game memory. Video ...

5 Biggest Horror Movies Releasing December 2021

5 Biggest Horror Movies Releasing December 2021

When the mulled wine tastes a little funky, and the slay bells are a' slaying, you know it's time for the biggest horror movie releases in December 2021. Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Keira Knightley, and Annabelle Wallis are just a few o...

5 Great Anime Series for Gamers

5 Great Anime Series for Gamers

Here is a list of 5 anime series that most gamers will enjoy. Anime is an underrated medium for video games, offering faithful adaptations. From Persona to Pokemon, these shows manage to not only adapt the story well but offer an enjoyable ...

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In Defence of Bad Graphics

Let's look into why we shouldn't be quick to dismiss games with bad graphics. As game visuals grow increasingly elaborate and powerful, there’s a forgotten power to the mysterious, indistinct styles of retro games. When playing a horror exp...

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Top 15 Moments in The Good Life

The Good Life is a quirky RPG adventure game. Since it's a game by SWERY, it's full of crazy moments, not to mention shocking and unexpected twists and turns. This list will delve into the most standout moments in the game's story as you pl...

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Will Stranger Things Return to Dead by Daylight?

Dead by Daylight's Stranger Things chapter has come to a close. But will we ever see Hawkins and its selected inhabitants return? Let's take a look at the success of the DLC and speculate whether or not we could possibly see the Upside Down...

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5 Major Game Releases Coming in December 2021

With the Christmas season right around the corner, see how December’s selection of major game releases is full of amazing gifts for you to enjoy. From Halo Infinite to Among Us, find the perfect present for that special gamer in your life. ...

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Cyberpunk 2077 One Year Later

Have you wondered how CD Projekt Red's latest RPG is faring after its disastrous launch? Here is an updated analysis of Cyberpunk 2077 one year later. From the story, gameplay and the state of the bugs, take a look at whether now seems like...

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Improving The Elder Scrolls 6 Over Skyrim

Have you wondered how Bethesda might go about improving The Elder Scrolls 6 over Skyrim? How can the longevity of the most successful RPG be beaten? Here is a list of ways in which the next entry in The Elder Scrolls series might surpass it...

8 Reasons to be Excited for WWE 2K22

8 Reasons to Be Excited for WWE 2K22

The latest trailer for WWE 2K22 had plenty to show off. From improved graphics to new game modes, check out why there are many reasons to be excited to step in-between the ropes once again. The wrestling franchise is set to return in March ...

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What a Dune Cinematic Universe Might Look Like

Dune: Part One has paved the way for a new expansive franchise. See how Dune has the potential to be the next big cinematic universe to rival the MCU or Star Wars. With the success of Denis Villeneuve's adaptation of Frank Herbert's novel, ...

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NFTs Are Not Gaming’s Future; They Are Its Past

Despite what you may have heard, NFTs are not the future of gaming. In fact, they closely resemble a pattern of money-making schemes the games industry has been pulling for years! Loot boxes, paid subscriptions and even the Crunch Crisis ma...

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Why We Need More Prison Sims Like The Escapists

A good prison simulator can be a strong statement as to why we need more of them like The Escapists 2. Because they're always a great way to satisfy our itch of performing a Shawshank Redemption style escape from a high-security penitentiar...

5 Battle Royale Games for People Who Hate Them

5 Battle Royale Games For People Who Hate Them

Be the last one standing! These 5 Battle Royale games do things a little different than the rest of the crowd. With so many out there it can be hard to know which ones are worth your time and money. So even if you aren’t a fan of the genre ...

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8 Anime Series That Are Perfect For Beginners

This list of anime is filled with 8 series that are perfect for beginners. Whether you're looking for a fitting starting point in all that anime has to offer, or you're thinking about which to recommend to a friend, this selection is one fo...

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