Spencer Campbell

PROFILE:

Spencer graduated from UNC Asheville with a degree in New Media in 2013. He's a game collector, snatching up cartridges and discs wherever he can.

Posts by Spencer Campbell:

Metatheory Podcast Episode 5 – October is for scary games and misogyny is for never

by , , and 6 days ago

    The Gaming Trend crew assemble once again for another episode of the Metatheory podcast. In this episode the team realizes that the Gaming Trend staff is full of scaredy cats... …

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    Gaming Trend Pitches Kingdom Hearts III

    by , , and 1 week ago

    As sad as it may be, Kingdom Hearts III is likely three or four years away from its eventual launch on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Announced at Sony's …

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    Assassin’s Creed dev speaks about lowered framerates

    by 2 weeks ago

    Assassin's Creed Unity, the first of the series exclusively on current-gen consoles, is going to be locked at 30 FPS and 900p for both Xbox One and PS4. In an …

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    Minecraft: Vita Edition gets release date

    by 2 weeks ago

    4J Studios announced that Minecraft: Vita Edition will be releasing in Europe on October 15 of this year. #MinecraftPSVita passed final test and will be released on 15th October in …

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    How can something so pretty be so spooky? — The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

    by 3 weeks ago

    When I saw the Gamescom trailer of The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, I was unreasonably pumped.  The trailer presented an eerie detective game with puzzle mechanics and a supernatural aura. …

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    Dreamfall Chapters release date announced

    by 3 weeks ago

    The Kickstarter funded episodic sequel series to The Longest Journey and Dreamfall series, Dreamfall Chapters, will be released for PC, Mac, and Linux on October 21st. Along with the release …

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    March of the machines — Anomaly 2

    by 4 weeks ago

    Many of us have wasted countless hours placing buildings and defeating endless waves of enemies in tower defense games, and 11 Bit studios tries to flip the familiar formula on …

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    Assassin’s Creed Unity DLC trailer takes you underneath Paris and 2.5 dimensions into China

    by 1 month ago

    Ubisoft has released a new season pass trailer which shows off two DLC chapters for the upcoming Assassin's Creed Unity. The first, called Dead Kings, promises to be "dark and …

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    Big Pharma, a pharmaceutical strategy game announced by indie dev

    by 1 month ago

    Big Pharma is a pharmaceutical strategy game from the UK based indie developer Twice Circled.  The game promises to be "part biz-sim, part isometric factory/lab building sim" focused on the …

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    Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King delayed

    by 1 month ago

    Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King, the third DLC installment is being delayed on all systems according to a Bandai Namco press release.  Originally scheduled to be released …

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    Notch leaves Mojang, Minecraft sold to Microsoft — “It’s not about the money. It’s about my sanity.”

    by 1 month ago

    In a post on his personal blog (pastebin mirror), Minecraft creator Markus Persson has stated that he's leaving Mojang in order to maintain his personal identity. I’ve become a symbol. …

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    Fire, fall, repeat — Firefall

    by 1 month ago

    I’ve been excited for Firefall since it was announced back in 2010.  The premise seemed so promising back then -- a shooter with jetpacks and resource gathering, cel-shaded graphics and …

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