Month: September 2020

PC Platform is Land of the Free, Home of the Mods

I’ve loved video game consoles from when I was a child. From the Atari 2600 and the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) to the Playstation 4 (PS4) and the Nintendo Switch, these systems have housed many of my favorite gaming moments. But I don’t believe… Continue Reading “PC Platform is Land of the Free, Home of the Mods”

MY FIRST TIME: Donkey Kong Country

There are some games that literally make you expand your mind as to what is possible in video gaming. Seeing the original Mortal Kombat with its digitized characters that featured motion capturing from real actors was mind-blowing in 1992. On the Super Nintendo Entertainment… Continue Reading “MY FIRST TIME: Donkey Kong Country”

Let Gamers Enjoy Their Games: An Alternate Look at Madden NFL

If you have been following this blog since its inception in July, you know that I am not favorable towards the modern editions of Electronic Arts’ Madden NFL gaming franchise. Looking at the scores the latest iteration, Madden NFL 21, received on Metacritic, many… Continue Reading “Let Gamers Enjoy Their Games: An Alternate Look at Madden NFL”

IN THE NEWS: Microsoft Acquires Bethesda

As if coming out with the Xbox Series X and adding EA Play to Xbox Game Pass wasn’t enough, Microsoft dropped a bombshell on the gaming industry on Monday morning. The parent company behind the Xbox systems has purchased ZenMax Media for more than… Continue Reading “IN THE NEWS: Microsoft Acquires Bethesda”