On Ridiculous Difficulty Spikes in Games

game_difficultyIt’s a Monday morning after Thanksgiving in Canada; it’s still pretty dark outside and everyone’s still asleep in our two-storey house, including my girlfriend lying next to me. I’m having trouble falling back to sleep, so I take the opportunity to sneak in some gaming and perhaps finish off an RPG I’ve been chipping away at for the last few months: Bound by Flame. Continue reading “On Ridiculous Difficulty Spikes in Games”

Leave Joel and Ellie Alone: Please No Last of Us Direct Sequel

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The Last of Us was undeniably one of the greatest games of all time, and, arguably the greatest game of the last console generation. And while there’s nothing I’d like more for the game than for everyone in the world to experience what is the perfect combination of superb storytelling and excellent gaming in a single experience, I think it’s something that’s best left as it is.

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Lunch Time Bites: Lord of the Rings Shadow of Mordor – Wraith gameplay trailer

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This games only two months out, and the more I see the more I look forward to it. Continue reading “Lunch Time Bites: Lord of the Rings Shadow of Mordor – Wraith gameplay trailer”

Lunch Time Bites: Lords of the Fallen is an action RPG that looks friggin’ awesome

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I think I overlooked this one a while back but after watching the gameplay trailer, I’m pretty much looking forward to it now. Continue reading “Lunch Time Bites: Lords of the Fallen is an action RPG that looks friggin’ awesome”

Lunch Time Bites: Relive the original Alien through the eyes of the original cast in Alien Isolation

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I know it’s DLC, but it’s still pretty cool. Continue reading “Lunch Time Bites: Relive the original Alien through the eyes of the original cast in Alien Isolation”