Editorial

Fan outcry for Xbox One DRM — only this time it’s requesting it

by 1 year ago

Well before its May 21st reveal, certain rumored details about Microsoft’s offering to the eighth console generation was already meeting a highly criticized and unpopular reception. While concerns varied from …

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A sad farewell to an awesome duder

by 1 year ago

    Sadness. Shock. Confusion. These are the emotions that run through a person's heart when they've lost someone that they cared for in some way. I didn't know Ryan Davis in …

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    The Ecstacy and Agony of Dice

    by 1 year ago

    There is no such thing as a “Purist” when it comes to dice. One may claim that applying arbitrary randomization to games of skill is worse than a gimmick and …

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    The intersection of YouTube and gaming

    by 1 year ago

      Whether it's gathering around the living room TV or logging into your favorite online game, chances are some of your best gaming memories involve sharing the experience with others. Sure, …

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      Three reasons why Microsoft’s Xbox One surrender hurts gamers

      by 1 year ago

      For once, gamers have had their collective will recognized in the face of corporate opposition - and from no less a source than Microsoft, the lumbering Behemoth to Apple's shimmering Leviathan …

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      Where did all the horror games go? Nowhere.

      by 1 year ago

        It seems like a lot of people have been bemoaning the death of the horror genre lately. Modern gaming, they claim, has abandoned true horror games in favor of shooters which …

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        Nearly half of gamers are female, and other things you didn’t know

        by 1 year ago

          That's right publishers, it's time to stop neglecting games with female leads because you're afraid they won't sell (hint: they do, and not just to women). And gamers, it's time …

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          Freaks and geeks — part two

          by 1 year ago

            Tonight I was certain that I had nowhere to be. I thought perhaps my journey had ended before it began. I had failed you in my attempt at being at …

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            Freaks and geeks — the culture surrounding E3 nightlife

            by 1 year ago

              There is a world you don’t know about. It is bright and loud and beautiful. People dance and sing. They revel in the madness. This world belongs to the freak …

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              Games for the Masses–Total Victory!

              by 1 year ago

                Rejoice comrades, for we have emerged from our Great Struggle as glorious victors!  Through constant agitating, through endless complaining on twitter, and through endless forum flame-wars, we have made our …

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                Games for the Masses–Concerning the need for affordable games and Weekend Deals 06/07/13

                by 1 year ago

                Games for the Masses has always been my attempt at populism, and while I usually take this time to adopt a goofy Russian accent and play faux communist to add …

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                Bright Lights of Asakai–Explaining one of the largest Player vs. Player battles in gaming history

                by 1 year ago

                On January 27, 2013, nearly 3000 men and women fought one another in a battle in which both sides combined to lose over $15,000 in materiel. For comparison, this was …

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