"Apex is a cool word, it's got an X in it."We're loving Apex Legends, but there are RVs with better names. Prowler. Hitchhiker. Ultimate Advantage. Conquest. You see that RV, read the name, and get a complete picture of the weirdly predatory emotional journey you are meant to experience on the road. Hell, there's this part of I-5 with an RV World and Camper Universe in the same one-mile stretch. Even RV stores do a better job telling the reader what they're about. An entire world of RVs? A universe of campers? Firefly Season 2 was right here all along. If I knew nothing about Apex Legends but the name and a few pieces of key art, I'd think I was playing an Android store knockoff of Titanfall. We get that these things are tested by focus groups, but Apex Legends tells me approximately nothing about what I'm getting into. And somehow, these bad game names keep happening. Let's look back on a few of the worst offenders in recent memory. Be sure to share any personal picks in the … [Read more...] about Apex Legends and 20 other terrible videogame titles
Resident evil degeneration
It sounds like the T-virus is spreading. Netflix is reportedly developing a Resident Evil TV series, according to Deadline. The studio behind the upcoming series, Constantin Film, also produces the long-running movie series.A showrunner has yet to be picked, but the show plans to expand the Resident Evil universe’s mythology and follow the inner workings of the Umbrella Corporation. It also sounds like it will a post-outbreak setting where the T-virus has already spread and a new world order has been established. Expect Resident Evil’s signature elements and some Easter eggs, but I wouldn’t hold my breath waiting for Tofu to burst in and start mowing down zombies. The Paul W. S. Anderson movies, which pretty quickly stopped resembling the games, are decidedly not good, but they keep making money, more with every movie, making the series the most successful movie adaptation of a video game. It no doubt helps that they are six of them now. Resident … [Read more...] about Rumours suggest Netflix is developing a Resident Evil TV series
With 11 core games and 10+ side stories, figuring out the play order of the Resident Evil series can be a chore. Additionally, several games in the series have been remade, and some have multiple variations all with their own quirks. Below we’ll give our recommendation for what order you should play the Resident Evil games in, and which versions of each are the best. What Order Should I Play the Resident Evil Games In?: The Essentials If you’re just looking to get the core experience of the Resident Evil series you only need to play 8 of the 21 available games. These eight games comprise the majority of the series’ lore, and all of the side games stem from them in some way. If you’re wanting to get the core Resident Evil experience you should play in this order: Note that this is a strict chronological order except for the placement of Resident Evil 0. RE0 does take place before all the other games, but it’s not the best introduction to Resident Evil. The … [Read more...] about Resident Evil Play Order – What Order Should I Play the RE Series In?