10 Songs That Transcend Video Game Music
Jun01

10 Songs That Transcend Video Game Music

Without great music to accompany them, great games would fall flat. In recent years, video games have been given the same treatment as movies and television shows when it comes to their soundtracks. This resulted in some of the most incredible pieces of music I have ever heard. Below is a list of 10 amazing pieces from the world of video games. This list is not a traditional top list, but simply ten selections of music that have...

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New Final Fantasy XV Gameplay Revealed
Feb12

New Final Fantasy XV Gameplay Revealed

On February 7th, Sony uploaded a new gameplay trailer of Final Fantasy XV to their Japanese PlayStation YouTube channel. I use the term “new gameplay” loosely, as it seems that the new content is dispersed across gameplay that we have already seen. The footage shows new perspectives from the colossal Leviathan battle that was first shown at E3 2013 and showcases the game’s departure from the classic turn-based formula akin to Final...

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Bravely Default Review
Feb11

Bravely Default Review

Bravely Default evokes so much nostalgia from classic Final Fantasy games that you may as well consider it one. With Final Fantasy the a huge franchise it is, I’m surprised Square Enix didn’t choose to lop it under the Final Fantasy banner. However, Bravely Default should not be dismissed as a simple throwback game, as it takes the best parts of classic genre-defining RPGs and spaces things up with new elements that make...

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Top 5 Things We Want in Kingdom Hearts III
Jan23

Top 5 Things We Want in Kingdom Hearts III

While the release date of Kingdom Hearts III still a long way off, fans can’t help but speculate what the newest entry in the series will bring. As a long time fan of the series, here are five things that I would love to see in the next game. Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance added five never before seen worlds to the series. Symphony of Sorcery was definitely the highlight of these worlds. Based on the Disney movie Fantasia,...

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Are Video Games Creating a Generation of Hoarders?
Jan12

Are Video Games Creating a Generation of Hoarders?

So, the other day it was fucking cold. Not as brutally cold as it was in other parts of the United States, but cold enough. I decided to pick up some hot chocolate for myself and my wife because I’m awesome. I come home and look for a mug to put the hot chocolate in so it cools off, because again, I’m awesome, and I find that I have dozens of mugs. I have no idea why I have dozens of mugs. Neither of us drink coffee on a...

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