Community Blogs

by Kaya37

Black Desert. Future Plans For The Video Game

At the Black Desert FESTA, plans on the development of Black Desert Online for effective gameplay were highlighted by Pearl Abyss and the lead producer, JaeHee Kim. Kim ignited discussions on the current situation of Back Desert and how players can benefit from the new developments. There are different updates and future plans, in Black Dese

by bapenguin

Injustice 2 PC Review

I spent a ridiculous amount of time with the PC version of Injustice, and when the console version of Injustice 2 launched with a PC port in sight, my heart sank. Thankfully it was worth the 6 months wait as gamers get to experience the NetherRealm title with 4K support, extra characters, and plenty of bells and whistles tha

by LRHumphries

The report itself included information about local esports initiatives which have been paramount to the overall growth of the market. This coupled with so many other developments in the esport realm such as a rise in both the number of players, on

Esports By the Numbers 2017

It’s one of the biggest rising industries in the gaming world and esports is set to grow exponentially over the next few years thanks to an ever-growing market, lucrative investment deals, sponsorships, and some exciting future trends. In the third edition of market intelligence group Newzoo’s annual report, published earlier thi

by Kaya37

The 21st Century Boost Of Retro Gaming With Analogue Consoles

It is generally agreed that the Internet is one of the greatest inventions of all history of mankind. You can have everything at your fingertips at the click of a button only. Whatever information you need, whether you want to communicate with someone who lives across the globe, buy the stuff you need online. You can do basically anything you want....

by bapenguin

Will couch co-op ever return properly

One of the greatest gaming memories for plenty of avid gamers is playing co-operatively with friends on the same console, with couch co-op being one of the biggest lures of gaming during the first few years of the millennium.

by bapenguin

Is it Time to Find the Best Gaming VPN?

The rise of E-Sports has taken a lot of folks by surprise, in just a short amount of time the concept of watching someone play a video game - let alone watching someone play a video game for money - has gone from a pipe dream to the norm. Streaming platforms like Twitch and Mixer see millions of hours of engagement a day, and with the top five

by Mattaghetti

Value or Validation

    I should admit, throughout my time writing, and even as far back as when I began watching and playing games, my outlook was always skewed to the wrong side. I constantly have to reel myself back to where I need to be, my focus often creeping towards convincing people that what I love has value, rather than focusing on th

by Mattaghetti

Press X to Play

    ‘Press X to Jason’ the screen reads, as you play through Heavy Rain. ‘Press X to pay respects’ the screen offers, as you begin Call of Duty; Advanced Warfare’s campaign; these scripted moments are something that try and engage the gamer but often feel as though they are awkward moments, much l

by bapenguin

NHL 17 Review

Every year I debate whether or not to pick up the latest NHL game, usually holding off until the day of release and finally giving into the urge. It’s not that I don’t like video game hockey, in fact, I absolutely adore it. But it’s a tough pill to swallow a $60 price tag year over year. EA tends to throw in buzz words for ne