Tag: Xbox One

What is Pay to Win?

What is Pay to Win?

At one point in time, once you bought a game, you owned it. You were able to play the entire game without paying anything more. The “all-in-one” package is slowly becoming a thing of the past, with microtransactions and games being sold in a more piecemeal fashion. While most gamers don’t want games to be […]

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Games That Aren’t Worth Their Price

Games That Aren’t Worth Their Price

There is a long list of games that aren’t really worth the price. This glaring fact of the gaming industry is apparent to all fans, but in the economic climate of this generation developers are vying for consumers’ money. If someone hears that a game is not worth the price, they are not likely to […]

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Xbox Game Pass. What’s the Deal?

I recently bought into the Xbox Game Pass and I have to say, I think it’s worthwhile. There are a lot of games to play with it and talking about each one will take some time but I wanted to start with the pros and cons of it. So let’s get to it.   PROS: […]

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The Last of Us is so DAMN GOOD

I honestly thought they’d be consistent characters after that.

Then that damn cutscene rolled…

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Beautiful End of BotW

The end of Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is exciting and beautiful in its own right. The player gets to see Calamity Ganon in person and reunite with Zelda. This slideshow shows some of the prettier and more plot-based moments. Although there is no end-game content after all this happens, the game drops you […]

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Storytelling in Video Games

Storytelling in Video Games

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What Makes Something Scary Good?

What Makes Something Scary Good?

Horror games are some of the most popular games on the market. Gamers want to be scared, and people want to watch them get scared. Horror games spawned a form of video content that people love to watch and that is horror game reactions. Felix Kjellberg (a.k.a. PewDiePie) founded one of the highest grossing YouTube channels […]

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Play and Play Again… and Again

Play and Play Again… and Again

I have played a lot of Fallout 4—over 200 hours–and I am still finding new things that I haven’t seen before. (It doesn’t help that I haven’t finished the main quest of Nuka-World). This may sound like a lot, but it really boils down to one thing: the number of times that I have restarted. I have […]

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Breath of the Wild, Wild West

Breath of the Wild, Wild West

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (BotW) was released on March 3 of this year and has made a splash. Although it was also released on the Wii U, its real appeal came with its release on the also recently released Nintendo Switch console. BotW is a continuation of the Zelda franchise, and […]

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Video Game Jargon

Video Game Jargon

Ever since video games became mainstream, gamers have used their own lingo to communicate with one another more effectively. This has led to the creation of words such as l33t pronounced “leet”), a shortening of the word elite, and yoink, a term describing an instance in which another player steals a kill. The use of […]

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