Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Virtual Insanity: Meet the Crew Behind the YouTube VR Channel You’re About to Subscribe...

You know how it is. You’re in a virtual bar, enjoying the virtual atmosphere, maybe starting an old-fashioned virtual bar fight. And wouldn’t you know it, there’s always a guy with a medieval flail. If...

Four Reasons to Be Excited for Far Cry 5

In anticipation of the upcoming Far Cry 5 (set for release on March 27th), here are five reasons to be excited about the new installment in this franchise.Boomer the DogI love dogs (because I'm a human...

Assassin’s Creed: Origins – Discovery Mode Is Important

This is not a review but a reflection on my experience thus far for Assassin's Creed: Origins - Discovery Mode. My experience was on Xbox One.Upon starting Discovery Mode you are treated to this...

What Gator’s Playing This Week – Freeman: Guerrilla Warfare (Part 3)

For the last 3 weeks, I've been playing my way through Freeman: Guerrilla Warfare. The game was released to Early Access on Steam on February 1st. I want to stress that this isn't a review...
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Three IPs that Could Make a Fun Action RPG

One of the reasons the demise of Marvel Heroes hit us especially hard is that Marvel always seemed like the perfect match for an action RPG. The range of characters and wealth of lore...
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In Defense of ‘Boring’ and ‘Difficult’

Once, a very long time ago — so long, in fact, that we envied people with DSL connections — I played Everquest on PC. I actually played on a dial-up connection, if you can...
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Kingdom Come: Deliverance Is Something Special … Let Me Explain Why

What this article is not: a review, a recap, or a reflection on man's inhumanity to man. What this is: a collection of some of my thoughts on Kingdom Come: Deliverance, which is made...
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What Gator’s Playing This Week – Freeman: Guerrilla Warfare (Part 2)

This week, I'm playing my way (partially) through Freeman: Guerrilla Warfare. The game was released to Early Access on Steam on February 1st. I want to stress that this isn't a review — it wouldn't be...
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That Awkward Moment When Your Custom Character Shows Up in a Cut Scene

Few people would argue that the improvements in video games have made them more immersive, more cinema-like ... and more disconcerting when your custom character pops up in a dramatic cut scene, wearing the...

5 Free to Play Games: If You Haven’t Tried Them, Then It’s About Time...

Path of ExilePath of Exile is considered one of the best ARPGs on the market, and it competes with games like Diablo 3, all while being free to download and to play. It's available...