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Why Genshin Impact 2.8 Is The Best Time To Return (Or To Start)

Why Genshin Impact 2.8 Is The Best Time To Return (Or To Start)

Genshin Impact Version 2.8 is one of the best updates that the game has gotten in a while with a new area to explore, tons of Primo to earn, fan favourite characters rerunning and so much more. As a result, this is a better time than any fo...

Do We Need Another Far Cry

Do We Need Another Far Cry?

Far Cry is a well-known name nowadays, but there was a time it was considered an indie title. The series not only turned into one of the most successful franchises of the past decade, but it also indirectly gave birth to some new franchises...

Why Titane is the Most Pretentious Film in years

Why Titane is the Most Pretentious Film in Years

Titane has been on my watch list for a while. Unfortunately, Julia Ducournau's movie asks its audience to sympathise with one of the most unlikable characters in recent cinematic memory, leading to one of the most pretentious films in years...

Anime Retrospect: The Downfall of Naruto

Anime Retrospective: The Downfall of Naruto

Naruto is one of the most celebrated works in anime history and a staple of the shonen genre. Still, its downfall is undeniable. The last five years of its historic run taints its legacy, and leaves us knowing what should've been. If you&#...

Top 10 Best Minecraft Texture Packs (1.19)

Top 10 Best Minecraft Texture Packs (1.19)

In this article, we'll cover our top ten best Minecraft texture packs that'll completely change the look of the game. They are some of the most unique texture packs you should take a look at, as they can completely alter your experience dur...

The Best Nintendo Switch Couch Co-Op Games Cover

The Best Nintendo Switch Couch Co-Op Games

Couch co-op is a lot of people's primary reasons for buying a Nintendo Switch - the nature of the console lends itself greatly to this, thanks to the detachable Joy-Cons. I've played a tonne of them and I'm here to show you the best couch c...

5 Biggest Horror Games Releasing August 2022

5 Biggest Horror Games Releasing August 2022

Halloween is a few months away but there are still some big horror games releasing this August 2022. There’s something for everyone, from action horror to survival horror, and even some weird and wonderful indie offerings. August 2022 has ...

6 Biggest Horror Movies Releasing August 2022

6 Biggest Horror Movies Releasing August 2022

Prepare yourself for a beautiful arrangement of unique horror experiences for the month of August! Whether you're into psychological horror, terrifying thrillers, mind-benders, or even the terrors of nature itself, there's a little somethin...

What Made GTA 5 So Brilliant

What Made GTA 5 So Brilliant

GTA 5 is one of the most controversial video games of our time. And that statement excludes the usual GTA controversy. From Rockstar milking every penny of it to an online mode riddled with paywalls. Nevertheless, the game enjoys the qualit...

Hearthstone: Top 5 Murder at Castle Nathria Legendary cards

Hearthstone: Top 5 Murder at Castle Nathria Legendary Cards

Murder at Castle Nathria is Hearthstone’s 21st expansion, and it takes us to the Shadowlands, the afterlife of the Warcraft universe. Is that a bad omen foretelling the death of the game? Certainly not! Murder at Castle Nathria is doing wha...

How Online Retailers And Developers Removing Games And Store Access Negatively Affect Game Preservation

How Online Retailers and Developers Removing Games and Store Access Negatively Affect Game Preservation

Previously, Nintendo closed eShop access for 3DS and Wii U, and said that August 2022 will discontinue prepaid card access; meanwhile, Ubisoft is shutting down access to several PC ports, which includes the loss of DLC. Missing parts of a g...

6 Cool Fantasy Games Releasing August 2022

6 Cool Fantasy Games Releasing August 2022

August is set to be a great month for games with fantasy roots or links with games launching under a wide variety of categories. From Souls-likes to rougue-lites, from RPGs to platformers, this is set to be a good month for almost anyone no...

5 Great New Indie Games Coming in August 2022

5 Great New Indie Games Coming in August 2022

Even in quiet release windows like summer, smaller developers always come through with some great titles. In fact, this next month holds some of the most hotly anticipated indie games of the year. So, here are 5 great new indie games I'm lo...

Is Pokémon UNITE Still Worth Playing One Year On?

Is Pokémon UNITE Still Worth Playing One Year On?

Pokémon UNITE has turned a year old, celebrating its one year anniversary from now until September. In that time, UNITE has added plenty of new Pokémon, new events, new seasons and, of course, new cosmetics. That begs the question, is it st...

5 Major Game Releases Coming in August 2022

5 Major Game Releases Coming in August 2022

With the summer season in full swing, the temperatures are also on the rise when it comes to the gaming world. From Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered to Madden NFL 23, passing through Saints Row, we’ve got a month full of absolute bangers to s...

Which Villains Should Be In Gotham Knights and Who Is?

Which Villains Should Be In Gotham Knights?

Batman has one of DC Comic's best lineup of villains, with Gotham Knights on the horizon and no word on any new villains joining the game's ranks, here are my suggestions for villains that should be causing trouble for players in October. ...

Will Rollerdrome be Free on PS Plus Extra?

Will Rollerdrome be Free on PS Plus Extra?

Will more third-party indie games like Rollerdrome release on day one through PS Plus Extra and Premium? According to Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan, PlayStation’s first-party exclusive games will not be available through PS Pl...

Destiny 2 Showcase 4 Things I Hope To See (And 1 Thing I Really Don't)

Destiny 2 Showcase: Four Things I Hope To See (And One Thing I Really Don’t)

Bungie plans to usher in a new age of Destiny 2 on August 23rd with a showcase about the next major expansion, Lightfall. What exactly will be shown at this event is not 100% clear so rumours and speculation are abound right now. Here are 4...

Top 10 Best WWE 2K22 DLC Characters

Top 10 Best WWE 2K22 DLC Characters

This month, the WWE 2K22 roster was completed after the release of the final DLC pack. Future stars, legends and even celebrities have now joined the virtual squared circle, bringing fun new moves and entrances. Find out who the best new ad...

Outlast: A Masterclass in Horror

Outlast: A Masterclass in Horror

The Outlast series succeeded in scaring the wits out of anyone brave enough to play it. With the third major installment - The Outlast Trials - set to release later this year, let's consider how the first two entries made the series an ico...

How Leaks Are Hurting The Reputation Of Naughty Dog

How Leaks Are Hurting the Reputation of Naughty Dog

Naughty Dog has suffered from several significant leaks recently and it is slowly affecting its reputation as a company. The studio who was once seen as PlayStation's golden child is now being accused of being greedy money-grabbers due to t...

7 Best Kingdom Hearts Games

7 Best Kingdom Hearts Games

This list will give detailed rankings of the 7 best Kingdom Hearts games of all time. The Kingdom Hearts series has been around for years, fusing Disney and Final Fantasy while amassing millions of fans worldwide in the process. While the s...

5 Capcom Franchises That Should Return to Make Gamers Happy

5 Capcom Franchises That Should Return to Make Gamers Happy

Today's Capcom Franchises are Resident Evil, Monster Hunter, Street Fighter and not much more. Gone are the days when the Japanese company delighted gamers with thuggish, crazy and unexpected titles. What 5 game series should Capcom bring b...

Champions That Need More Skins in League of Legends 2022

Champions That Need More Skins in League of Legends 2022

It is extremely difficult to deny just how great Riot is at crafting the perfect champion skins and other visual goodies for the League of Legends fanbase. However, some champions are simply not prioritized enough when it comes to said cosm...

Destiny 2 Solstice 2022 Impressions Not All Sunshine and Rainbows

Destiny 2 Solstice 2022 Impressions: Not All Sunshine and Rainbows

Solstice has returned to Destiny 2 for its fifth year, bringing back a revamped European Aerial Zone, a new gun to chase, new glows to earn and challenges to complete. However, the magic is fading, and the weakness with Destiny 2's holiday ...

Final Fantasy VII Aeris or Aerith Cover

Final Fantasy VII – Aeris or Aerith?

Final Fantasy VII - is it Aeris or Aerith? Arguably the most successful RPG to come out of Japan; love it, like it or hate it - its success and influence is undebatable. Let's delve into the origins of the famous flower girl's name and why ...

Top 10 Most Fun Elden Ring Bosses For Melee Builds

Top 10 Most Fun Elden Ring Bosses for Melee Builds

Melee is the best way of playing Elden Ring. It's the only way to truly get a sense of the game's best feature: its amazing bosses. So which of the Elden Ring bosses are the most fun? Recently, I did a challenge run where I went through Eld...

Destiny Community Faces Difficult Conversations About Toxicity, But Will Anything Change?

Destiny Community Faces Difficult Conversations About Toxicity

All fandoms have a darker side, and the Destiny community has had to face that dark side this week as it dealt with difficult conversations surrounding toxicity and harassment. Tensions have been slowly rising over the last several years, e...

Destiny 2: What Can We Expect from Arc 3.0?

Destiny 2: What Can We Expect from Arc 3.0?

Ever since The Witch Queen, Bungie has been revamping the Destiny 2 Light Subclasses. They started with Void, followed by Solar and now Arc is the final Element left to get a facelift. There is a lot of potential in Arc as an Element, so he...

Red Dead Redemption 2: A Game for the Ages

Red Dead Redemption 2: A Game for the Ages

An authentic wild-west experience unlike any other, Red Dead Redemption 2 exceeded expectations to become one of the best-selling games of all time. Let's consider what made it so great and why it remains a benchmark for the action-adventur...

5 satisfying PlayStation exclusive trophies

5 Satisfying PlayStation Exclusive Platinum Trophies

For a PlayStation user, nothing is more satisfying than the pinging sound of a platinum trophy. Whether gained from a genuine love for a game or an example of dogged perseverance, the digital icon is a mark of accomplishment. Here are five ...

Top 6 Upcoming Survival Games of 2022

Top 6 Upcoming Survival Games of 2022

One of the most popular genres in the gaming world is survival. Many of us have played at least one survival game that gives more free gameplay experience to players compared to other genres. Here are the 6 best survival games expected to b...

Streets of Rage Retrospective Perspective Cover

Streets of Rage Retrospective Perspective

With the recent release of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge, an awesome and belated sequel, let’s take a retrospective look at another heavy hitting side scrolling beat ‘em up series that also recently had a triumphant reviv...

The 5 Best Bullet Hell Games for Beginners

The 5 Best Bullet Hell Games for Beginners

Getting into bullet hells isn't easy. Every game looks very scary at first and most are very hard to even finish for the first time. The five games on this list will help you to get used to the crazy bullet patterns and bosses the genre can...

Top 10 Highly Anticipated Fantasy Games Releasing in the Near Future

Top 10 Upcoming Fantasy Games to be Excited About

If you've been yearning to play some great fantasy games this year, but nothing has peaked your interest so far, have no fear. It's going to be an exciting time to be a gamer if you love fantasy games. A stacked lineup of upcoming fantasy g...

Unity Acquires IronSource, And That's No Good

Unity Acquires Ironsource, and That’s No Good

ironSource is a company that's rather infamous for some of the adware you'll see around the internet, via fake installers, advertisements to other websites or games, toolbar malware, and more. Today, though, Unity acquired them, and that's....

Ranking the Entire Metal Gear Saga

In honor of Metal Gear turning 35 today, we're ranking all the mainline Metal Gear games. Even though the franchise has been dormant due to Kojima's departure, plenty of great games still came out these past 35 years. These are titles that ...

The Importance of Accents in Xenoblade Chronicles

The Importance of Accents in Xenoblade Chronicles

As the release date for Xenoblade Chronicles 3 draws every closer, we look back on the importance that unique and diverse accents has left on the Xenoblade Chronicles series. When compared to other RPG and JRPG series, Xenoblade has always ...

Top 10 Best Upcoming JRPGs of 2022 and Beyond

Top 10 Best Upcoming JRPGs of 2022 and Beyond

The tail end of 2022 brings with it some of the most anticipated JRPGs of the entire year. There is a little something for everyone, whether you're a fan of farming sims, sci-fi, fantasy, action, turn-based strategy, or even the classics. W...

Monster Hunter Rise's Skill Switch Swap Must Stay - cover

Monster Hunter Rise’s Skill Switch Swap Must Stay

Sunbreak's non-numerical designation indicates that this is an intentional and temporary departure from traditional design and that at some point, we will return to more traditional Monster Hunter gameplay. However, Sunbreak's Switch Skill ...

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