Today completes the fourth day now that I’ve staved off the need to play any more of The Phantom Pain. I’ll be honest, that game has left me in an emotional state that is similar to some of the characters and that’s probably what’s intended: to leave you feeling with a sense of loss and regret. […]Read more "[ The Laymen’s Log ] September 29th, 2015"
Writer’s Note: There’s a lot of sensitive content here. There’s going to be spoilers, though I will warn in advance. I’m not really going to be holding anything back here. This game has a lot of mature content and it needs to be discussed so this is what I’m doing. Last but not least, I reviewed […]Read more "[ Review ] Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain"
I actually spent some time in the last week casually leveling up my Machinist in Final Fantasy XIV so I’ve spent more time with it than my tanks which, I must say, is a nice change of pace. Aside from my Dragoon, I don’t have many DPS or Healer classes going, really, and it’s not often that […]Read more "[ This Week in Tanking ] The Rites of Passage"
This game was reviewed using the Android release. The Grand Opening Well, folks, it’s finally here: Fallout Shelter is finally available on both Android and iOS mobile devices! This free application is available either through the Google Play Store or through the Apple App Store. Easily one of the more anticipated mobile games in a very […]Read more "[ Mobile Review ] Fallout Shelter"
Tanking 101 There is a problem facing massively multiplayer online role playing games today, folks, and it’s been facing us for some time: finding good healers and tanks. You’ll never, ever find a shortage of people who want to shoot at things and smack stuff with a stick but you may not even have trouble finding […]Read more "[ This Week in Tanking ] An Introduction to Tanking"
It’s been almost a year and I can say with certainty that the only place #GamerGate really has any weight as a discussion anymore is on Twitter – the place it started at and where it should have stayed – and it’s done fairly well to stay off the mainstream media for the time being. I’m […]Read more "[ Blog ] Approaching #GamerGate, Part 5: #EndGame and The State of Gaming"
This game was played using a prepatched digital copy of the game for the PlayStation 4. The First Three Hours It’s interesting, being on the other side of the hype train for once: normally, I’m the franchise fan that knows exactly what to expect and what to get excited about when it comes to a […]Read more "[ First Impressions Review ] The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt"