Opinion: The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia-The Hero of Time Captured in a Timeless Work

For the last twenty-five years The Legend of Zelda has been upheld as a timeless video game series. Set in a fantastical world, full of demonic creatures, beautiful princess, and grandiose heroes, The Legend of Zelda series has been a continuous highpoint when discussing video games. However, despite its grand popularity, Nintendo has been continuously… Continue Reading Opinion: The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia-The Hero of Time Captured in a Timeless Work

Super Meat Boy – a tasty treat

  Developers Team Meat hand over control of our indie hero, “Super Meat Boy”, with eyes, ears and legs to give us a piece of cubed meat on a mission to save his damsel in-distress, “Bandage Girl”. An evil baby smartly dressed in a jar, appropriately named “Dr Fetus”, stars as his nemesis and captor… Continue Reading Super Meat Boy – a tasty treat

Little Inferno and ‘Digital Experiences’: They’re Video Games, Jim, But Not as We Know Them

In today’s gamingsphere, accomplishment is paramount. As we’ve previously seen, if a game featured an Achievement for a month’s uninterrupted play with nary a pause for a bathroom break, there would be those enterprising gamers that acquired it, risking their bladders swelling until they exploded in a ghastly, macabre mess of urine and blood-leaking flesh… Continue Reading Little Inferno and ‘Digital Experiences’: They’re Video Games, Jim, But Not as We Know Them

Prepare to Foul Yourself, Laugh, Then… Foul Yourself Again: A Brief History of Zombies in Video Games

Zombies, as anybody that was attentive and deigned to complete their homework assignments in Gameology class (“Hey, dad! Help me with my essay! The title is ‘How Would You Dissuade the Undead Hordes From Chewing on Your Genitalia?’) will attest, are the scourge of modern gaming and popular culture. Video games, movies, Michael Jackson’s much-acclaimed… Continue Reading Prepare to Foul Yourself, Laugh, Then… Foul Yourself Again: A Brief History of Zombies in Video Games