In Spring 2016, I took part in a rather unusual archaeological dig. There was no dirt, no trowelling - in fact the excavation didn't even take place outside. It was just me, in my childhood bedroom, digging through old copies of Official Nintendo Magazine and realising that I could map my childhood obsession with video games from the stacks hidden in my bookshelf. Opening up an issue from February 2006 I found a feature lauding the mysterious new 'Nintendo Revolution' console and a caption jibing "Good looks and great to play with. Revolution sounds like our ideal girl." It's a window into a different time. 14 years later and some things have changed- we didn't get a Revolution, we got a Wii. I've grown up. Games journalism (for the most part) has too. … [Read more...] about Who gets to write video game history?
For now, though, you can enjoy what Barlog’s masterpiece has to offer, as God of War is available for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro. In fact, you can get the game for as low as $17 with this weekend’s Black Friday sales. And for that price, well, you’ll get a meaty adventure for your buck. And well worth it, might we add. … [Read more...] about ‘God of War’ Director Reportedly Working On Something Much Bigger
“From Sony's upcoming God of War video game! After a decade of bestselling God of War games, it is a new beginning for Kratos. His vengeance against the gods of Olympus far behind him, Kratos now lives as a man in the lands of Norse Gods and monsters. It is in this harsh, unforgiving world that he must fight to survive - and teach his son to do the same. This impressive 18" action figure features over 30 points of articulation and an incredibly detailed sculpt. Kratos comes with Leviathan Axe, dagger and shield accessories.” … [Read more...] about Best Buy Offering NECA’s Amazing ‘God of War’ Kratos Figure For a Sweet Price
You know the drill, we're stuck at home having to modify the use of our gaming PC so that we can use it to work from home... and maybe not just play games while pretending to work from home. This transition means that a lot of us are having to buy new equipment to make that happen, and the most important kit is that which allows us to keep in touch with other humans. … [Read more...] about Where to buy gaming headsets in stock today
The new mod comes way of Marcos RC, a well known Resident Evil modder. And I must say, I didn't think there was a way to make Nemesis scarier in Resident Evil 3 Remake, but here we are. Marcos RC has done it, and potentially scarred me for life in the process. There's probably only one thing in life scarier than Nemesis with a thong mod, and that's Nemesis with a nude mod, which I'm sure is already in the pipeline somewhere. … [Read more...] about Resident Evil 3 Remake Mod Terrifyingly Strips Nemesis Down to Just a Thong