Monthly Archives: January 2014

´╗┐Nidhogg — Frantic, Jittery Combat Across Norse Skylofts

Nidhogg — Frantic, Jittery Combat Across Norse Skylofts Nidhogg is… sort of a fighting game. It has two characters facing off against each other but everything else is unconventional. You fight with swords, but you have a single attack button … Continue reading

Fighting Games, Indie Games That Don't Suck, Video Gaming

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance What’s with the name of this game? Revenge and vengeance mean the same thing, so why make a portmanteau that doesn’t carry any new significance? Kojima probably just thought it sounded cool. The Metal Gear Solid … Continue reading

Animu, Beat-Em-Up, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Stealth, Third-Person, This isn't just a video game this is ART you wouldn't understand it you plebian filth, Video Gaming

9 More Horrible Video Game Memes That Need to Die

9 More Horrible Video Game Memes That Need to Die “Meme” just means “idea that spreads” but on the internet, it means beating a dead horse’s stones to get blood out of them. There is generally a huge disparity between … Continue reading

Comedy, Memes, Video Gaming

Kingdom Rush & Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I Don’t Know!

Kingdom Rush I’ve spoken before about how tower defense games are one of the few genres to work seamlessly with tablet controls due to only requiring one imprecise finger to manage everything. Further experience has proven my initial beliefs correct. … Continue reading

Android, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Tower Defense, Video Gaming

The Top 10 Best Video Game Videos of 2013

The Top 10 Best Video Game Videos of 2013 It’s that time of the year again! Here are ten videos that I liked. In some kind of order. As usual, if any of the videos have been taken down, let … Continue reading

Comedy, Fighting Games, First-Person, Hardware, VGCW, Video Gaming