The RuPaul Re-Cap: Botch Game

Welcome to The RuPaul Re-cap, a weekly series where I will be discussing the newest episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race. All-Stars 3 is finally here, and I will be choosing 3 topics to discuss. A SPOILER WARNING is in effect… It is time for the most popular challenge.. The Snatch Game! Woohoo, and Halleloo! It Read more about The RuPaul Re-Cap: Botch Game[…]

Verdant Skies is an RPG/Farming game that fans of Stardew Valley should check out

                                                                              2016’s Stardew Valley was a critical and commercial success that proved that it’s familiar blend of Read more about Verdant Skies is an RPG/Farming game that fans of Stardew Valley should check out[…]

Deep Sixed is a rogue-like space sim that scratches the ‘Star Trek itch’

  Fans of Star Trek have notoriously suffered not only low quality licensed games, but also a lack of licensed games in general, over the last fifteen years. As a Star Trek fan myself, I can attest to the frustration. I’ve got hundreds of hours logged on Star Trek Online, for instance, even though I Read more about Deep Sixed is a rogue-like space sim that scratches the ‘Star Trek itch’[…]

MCU for the MCU – The Incredible Hulk (2008)

Movie Catch-Up for the Marvel Cinematic Universe #2: The Incredible Hulk (2008) Welcome back to Movie Catch Up for the MCU! The weekly series where I recap and summarize every movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, all so you’re caught up in time for Avengers: Infinity War! For the first episode last week I gave Read more about MCU for the MCU – The Incredible Hulk (2008)[…]

Here’s why Tesla vs. Lovecraft is the best twin-stick shooter I’ve played (Indie Preview)

This product was received for free. Let’s talk twin-stick shooters. Naturally it’s a very arcadey genre good for a few hours of mindless fun, but not much more than that. The first example of an indie twin-stick shooter that I strongly recall was I Made a Game with Zombies in It!, nearly ten years ago Read more about Here’s why Tesla vs. Lovecraft is the best twin-stick shooter I’ve played (Indie Preview)[…]

MCU for the MCU – Iron Man (2008)

Movie Catch-Up for the Marvel Cinematic Universe #1: Iron Man (2008) The year is 2018. Superhero movies are THE dominant genre of blockbuster in theaters around the world. To the excitement or disappointment of others you can’t step three feet outside without hearing about Captain Irons fighting America Mans, or how Superman’s lip is 3 Read more about MCU for the MCU – Iron Man (2008)[…]

Full Metal Furies is a fantastic new multiplayer brawler from the developers of Rogue Legacy

I love indie games. But I didn’t always love them – because I didn’t always play them. Indie games are a cornerstone of gaming now, but they haven’t always been. For the most part, in my formative years they were mostly flash games delegated to websites like Newgrounds. But ten years is an eternity in Read more about Full Metal Furies is a fantastic new multiplayer brawler from the developers of Rogue Legacy[…]

Unleash is an upcoming tower defense game with a competitive twist

In a previous article I commented upon the disparity between the colossal popularity of the match-3 puzzle genre and it’s critical reception; how can a genre that enjoys so many iterations suffer from lack of innovation? Similar to match-3 puzzle games, the tower defense genre is one that suffers from a lack of innovation despite Read more about Unleash is an upcoming tower defense game with a competitive twist[…]

COSMONAUT is a metroidvania horror game, and it’s an instant indie classic

Horror games have always been around but it seems as though the genre has experienced a surge of popularity in recent years. I think this has to do with the rise of twitch streaming and the entertainment value people find in watching raw, organic reactions, especially freak-outs. And these reactions are well warranted – these Read more about COSMONAUT is a metroidvania horror game, and it’s an instant indie classic[…]

Lazy Galaxy is the Best Idle/Clicker Game Yet

Idle, Clicker, and Incremental games, often lumped together in one genre, are games that feature ultra-casual gameplay focused on progression – and I’ve hated every one I’ve played. I always thought they were awful non-games for idiots who would feel at home in a Skinner box. I understand the notion of progression and how it can Read more about Lazy Galaxy is the Best Idle/Clicker Game Yet[…]