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Heavy Narrative: Gaming That Appeals to Real Emotions

Recently I have played through games that delved into a whole new level an experience of story telling and contradict my past concerns referring to my last post… 270 more words


Amiibos Bring Life to the Wii U

by Sang Bae

Before Spyro the Dragon bit the dust in video game obscurity, Activision took the character and created Skylanders. Skylanders used near field communication and radio-frequency identification to take figurines and toys and “bring them to life” onto a game, an innovation in video games that became a hit with kids. 392 more words

Diplomatic relations with Capcom USA

Even though I will terminate my US citizenship after finishing my time as a private school¬†student at Art Institute of Washington and acquiring Canadian citizenship, I’ve made my intention of having diplomatic relations with Capcom USA when fulfilling… 44 more words


First Impressions: Dying Light (Techland / Warner Bros.)

The short of it:

Dying Light is an impressive Co-Op game that allows you and 3 other friends to take down Zombies in a spectacular fashion, while clambering up and over obstacles. 2,243 more words


Dealing with a mutated strain of the Cordyceps fungus

Let me just say this: I am terrified of the Cordyceps fungus. This is a fungus that infects insects and arthropods. It attacks its host, replacing tissue and sprouting ominous stems that grow outside of its body. 705 more words


Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle that Defined a Generation

One of my very earliest memories is of me waking up in the middle of the night, creeping ever-so-silently to the living room, muting everything (and checking that it was muted about a million times), and then playing Sonic the Hedgehog on the Sega Genesis and Super Mario on Super Nintendo.  334 more words

Book Reviews

Inquisitor's companions - Sister Nightingale

I must say I enjoy this series of posts very much. I can’t wait to write about Dorian and Cole… but I think I’ll leave them for last entries ;) Today, I chose Leliana – she’s not a party character, but she’s important nevertheless. 462 more words