Hard video games: Why some players choose the unthinkable

Does this image make you feel anything? How about this? Oof… Feeling old-school agitated? Let’s move up the timeline a bit… Have you reached your boiling point? Let’s try a current state of frustration… Have you played any of these infuriating video games? You have? Great! Perhaps, a better question is: Have you beaten anyContinue reading “Hard video games: Why some players choose the unthinkable”

Video Games and Relationships (How to Manage Both)

I’m sick and tired of video games constantly being slandered. Angry parents, spouses and partners often refer to them as “wastes of time” that only children should play. A question to anyone who’s anti-video games: Being a member of several online video game groups, I can’t go a day without reading something along the linesContinue reading “Video Games and Relationships (How to Manage Both)”

Ori and the Blind Forest Review: Definitive Edition for Xbox One

Please note – there are spoilers included in this review. Over the last couple of years, I’ve been turned on to the “Metroid-vania” genre of gaming. After playing games like Dead Cells and Hollow Knight, I had OATBF on my radar. I know I’m late to this one, but once I began playing, I wasContinue reading “Ori and the Blind Forest Review: Definitive Edition for Xbox One”