David Roberts

PROFILE:

I've been gaming since my dad made the bad decision of buying me a Nintendo when I was four years old. Every day I'd find myself with my face glued to a TV screen, punching away at buttons, getting furious with Bowser, Dr. Wily, and those freakin' birds in Ninja Gaiden. Since then I have failed to get my parents to play any board game with me, I sold my full copy of Earthbound with box and guide for $300 to some dude in Austria for rent money, and I still believe in Nintendo even after all these years.

Posts by David Roberts:

Gaming Trend’s Best of 2013 — Special Categories/Game of the Year

by 8 months ago

    It’s that time again, where we hunker down and argue over our favorite gaming experiences of 2013. There was no shortage of amazing games this year, from all sorts of …

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    Gaming Trend’s Best of 2013 — Platform/Technical

    by 8 months ago

    It’s that time again, where we hunker down and argue over our favorite gaming experiences of 2013. There was no shortage of amazing games this year, from all sorts of …

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    Gaming Trend’s Best of 2013 — Genre

    by 8 months ago

      It’s that time again, where we hunker down and argue over our favorite gaming experiences of 2013. There was no shortage of amazing games this year, from all sorts of …

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      Valhalla trail — The Banner Saga review

      by 8 months ago

      Every action has a consequence. In order to survive, we do what it takes -- even if that survival comes at a much larger cost. If we decide to steal …

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      My lightning, my prayer — Continue?9876543210 review

      by 8 months ago

      What is the meaning of life? Or death, for that matter? It’s the ultimate philosophical cliche. We strive for greatness -- or just to exist -- and then, just as …

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      Debate team deathmatch – Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc

      by 8 months ago

      Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc takes great pride in slowly unravelling its twisted, sadistic narrative. You play as Makoto Naegi, a high school student lucky enough to get accepted to Hope’s …

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      Gaming Trend Podcast 12//19//13 — A distinguished discussion of this, the Year of Luigi

      by , and 9 months ago

      Good morrow, everyone. You have stumbled upon a gentlemanly discussion of the year that was. The year that brought us new interactive entertainments, and new consoles on which to play …

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      The Year of Luigi continues in the latest Nintendo Direct

      by 9 months ago

      Just when I think it can't be done, Nintendo goes and finds new and exciting ways to put a smile on this jaded gamer's heart. In a Nintendo Direct that …

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      Gaming Trend Podcast 12//11//2013 — Everything is terrible

      by and 9 months ago

      This week was a rough one for the Gaming Trend Podcast. Join David and Atlas as they rant and rave about...well...pretty much everything. Backlash to Mighty No. 9 hiring a …

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      Falling flat — Killzone: Shadow Fall review

      by 9 months ago

      Console launch games are hard to peg, sometimes. They bear the unfair scrutiny of millions of judgmental eyes, all hoping that one of these games will help justify their new, …

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      Gaming Trend Podcast 12//4//2013 — We’ve made a huge mistake

      by and 9 months ago

      Atlas and David are back after a fruitful Thanksgiving break to make a huge mistake and talk video games -- from "indie darlings" like Crytek to the glory that is …

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      Things falling apart — Knack

      by 10 months ago

      It’s ironic that Knack’s design is so rooted in the past, despite being one of Sony’s two flagship titles meant to usher in a new generation of gaming. Oh, it’s …

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