City of Heroes – 15 years today –

Launched 15 years ago today, yes today, City of heroes was a rather interesting take on online games at the time. In 2004 we online video game nerds only had a hand full of the selection we do today. Most played World of Warcraft, some played other online games either out of distaste for WoW … Continue reading City of Heroes – 15 years today –

Anthem, a patch, a delay

Today the game Anthem was updated with a shiny new patch. It adds in new mods and makes you able to switch gear while in the field. While fantastic changes to the game were added, they came with an announcement that the first major content patch would be delayed. From their reddit post - https://ns.reddit.com/r/AnthemTheGame/comments/bgkgl3/update_on_anthem_from_the_development_team/Continue reading Anthem, a patch, a delay

The Elder Scrolls Online – Elsweyr

While I bought Elder Scrolls Online, or ESO as it's often referred to by its fans, when it launched, I haven't had much time, or interest, to invest in the game. My interest is piqued with the new trailer, and information coming out for the latest expansion pack Elsweyr. I have always played a Khajiit in … Continue reading The Elder Scrolls Online – Elsweyr

Devil May Cry 5

Wow what a game. Normally when I play Devil May Cry games I am delighted to get a chance to play as Dante again. This time however, I was delighted to get a chance to play as not one, not two, but three amazing heroes. While DMC has always had more than one 'champion' for … Continue reading Devil May Cry 5

FF14 Dancer – Ranged DPS?

At the Tokyo game convention FF14 announced several amazing updates to their MMO. The first of which I covered in my previous blog post, two new races, both genderlocked but to the opposing genders. Now we get to talk about the elephant in the room, new classes. The last new class they introduced was a … Continue reading FF14 Dancer – Ranged DPS?

Final Fantasy 14 – New Races Announced

Of all the MMOs Final Fantasy 14 is one of the best. Over the weekend Final Fantasy 14 announced the details of their long anticipated expansion pack. For several months anticipation has been building around the Viera, a bunny race originally appearing in Final Fantasy 12. After the first reveal of the Viera many players … Continue reading Final Fantasy 14 – New Races Announced

Destiny 2 – Forsaken

If you haven't had the time or the desire, Forsaken is on sale right now on battle.net If you haven't heard of Destiny before, it's arguably the best looter shooter "mmo-lite" game out there right now. The only other game that has my attention is The Division 2, also fantastic. I've been a long time … Continue reading Destiny 2 – Forsaken

Verticle Slice – Realistic Expectations

A verticle Slice is a tech demo of a game, a working level, a portion of the finished product that lets you show proof of concept. It can be a boon or a curse. There has been much said about the recent release of Anthem, the online looter shooter by Ubisoft. While the game is … Continue reading Verticle Slice – Realistic Expectations

GSC 2019 – Google Stadia

Google announced yesterday that they are in the process of rolling out a new service dubbed Stadia. A cloud-computing based game streaming service that is poised to change everything.  Offering over 10 Teraflops of graphics computing power, more than double that of the PS4 Pro with its 4.6 Teraflops. It will launch offering 4K HDR … Continue reading GSC 2019 – Google Stadia