The earliest memories that I have of First Person Shooters would be sitting down and watching my dad play Medal of Honor: European Assault on his PlayStation 2. I bet the only reason that I became such a Medal of Honor fan was due to the time that I spent watching my father take down enemies. Even while I did not play the game, I still felt like I was there, fighting in World War 2 and fighting with my allies. I actually felt immersed in the game.
A very recent controversy in the gaming industry is games “journalists” demanding certain games have an easy mode so that they don't have to experience a game how its meant to be played. Instead, they just want to blaze through it to meet their deadlines and be first to write their reviews. The game that sparked this was none other than Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice.
What's up all my dudes and dudettes! I'm SUPER pumped up right now! Just last night Super Mario Odyssey released on the Switch and I've been playing it non-stop! I remember playing Super Mario way back when I was just a wee little lad and how much I enjoyed it. I will tell you right now that I'm getting that same young boy feeling when I'm playing Super Mario Odyssey! It's like going back in time.
What’s up all my dude's and dudette’s! It's been a while since I've posted a blog since I've been busy with break and life in general. This blog is a follow up from the last blog that I posted on the new Sonic game that just came out, Sonic Mania!
Don’t you just love it when something looks pretty? When there is a cool image that just pops out and catches your eye? So do most gamers. In fact, with the latest advancements in the game industry, aesthetics have been a major focal point when attracting new audiences. No doubt that this strategy of showing off pretty aesthetics at conferences is an excellent form of promotion for the game, so long as they show those aesthetics in action. In this discussion, I’m going to go over what aesthetics offer the overall game and how important aesthetics are as a whole.
2016 is going to be an exciting year - why is that you ask? Because Pokémon is celebrating its 20th anniversary!