Editorial

Here’s how BioWare can fix Mass Effect for future sequels

by 2 days ago

Mass Effect Andromeda was not the game we wanted. Across the board, critics and fans bemoaned Andromeda’s lack of polish and knocked the game for its samey fetch quests and …

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Prey’s wonderful cycle of looting and wasting ammo in fits of fear

by 2 weeks ago

Noticing a lone Phantom Typhon lumbering across the narrow room I’m currently scavenging for materials, I quickly hunker down behind some cover and check my inventory. I only have four …

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Most Anticipated Video and Board Games of 2017

by 3 months ago

2017 is just around the corner. While we celebrate some of the amazing games of 2016, there are quite a few exciting titles in tabletop and video gaming that we’d …

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Coming Home; Returning to Azeroth part 1

by 3 months ago

I spent a lot of time playing World of Warcraft when it released, too many hours to even be healthy. I played every single day and logged hundreds of hours …

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PlayStation VR through the eyes of a nausea sufferer

by 5 months ago

You’ll see a lot of reviews about PlayStation VR over the next few weeks, but very few from somebody who went in knowing that VR makes them sick. Since my …

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MechCon Vancouver 2016 – An incredible time to be a MechWarrior

by 5 months ago

I’m surrounded by more than 500 people that can tell you the accurate range of an ER PPC, how many hardpoints it takes up, and in what chassis variants you …

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Throwback Turkeyday: What Gaming Trend editors are thankful for in 2016

by 6 months ago

    Another year, another Thanksgiving, where Americans all over the nation celebrate the holiday with pigskins, bird skins, and all their kin. As we take a moment to spend time with our …

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    Next-Generation Gaming PCs – A cautionary tale

    by 8 months ago

    By Brad Wardell (Stardock) and Ron Burke (GamingTrend) During both of our PC gaming lifetimes, we’ve always built our own machines. As putting together computers has consistently become simpler throughout …

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    Meet me at the Pokestop: Pokemon Go and the power of social mobile games

    by 11 months ago

    "Pokémon Go is going to suck," I said with confidence, "but I'm going to waste so much time on it." I made this very incorrect prediction about the quality of …

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    Danganronpa showed me that feeling despair is part of finding hope

    by 1 year ago

    [The following contains spoilers for Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc. Reader discretion is advised.] Back in September, I got the words "You despair because you yearn for hope" tattooed in a …

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    So you want to play…Dice Masters

    by 1 year ago

    At the Essen Spiel in October 2013 WizKids gave an interview to Eric Martin of BoardGameGeek which previewed their new game platform: Dice Masters. Based on the Quarriors system (also …

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    Digimon has grown with its audience while others franchises remain stagnant

    by 1 year ago

      If you were to look through a box of my childhood toys, you'd be sure to find several old collectibles from a lot of the mid-90s to early 2000's anime …

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