Opinion: Mobile Gaming Should Supplement, Not Replace, Traditional Gaming

Confession session: I’m a huge console gamer, a huge handheld gamer, and a mobile gaming skeptic. From the dawn of the iPhone and smartphones, Angry Birds was the start of the end for me. Being the guy who totted around a GameBoy in elementary school to the Nintendo DS through high school and beyond, mobile was an …

The Penguin Booth At BookCon Was A Dumpster Fire, And Even That Is Too Polite.

Let me first say that I’m biased. I’ve been to different conventions over the years, and haven’t always had the best time. I have enjoyed conventions as many times as I’ve hated them. I’ve seen multiple giveaway systems, experienced the nightmare of the Funko booths, lotteries, and lines that only few could even fathom. I …

From Smash to Street Fighter – The Fighting Game Shift Struggle

The release of Street Fighter V was hotly anticipated, as Street Fighter IV’s long road to reviving fighting games on console. Now, the actual release has been harped on, due to the severe lack of content found within the game, from character roster and extensive story modes, to different modes and character specific training. However, the …

4 Legend of Zelda’s 30th Anniversary Games to Get Excited For

Nothing says the best video game franchise (in this writer’s opinion) like a 30th Anniversary celebration. In case you haven’t set out to explore the world of Hyrule, there is no better time to start than now. Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD on Wii U Another big console re-release, Twilight Princess is out now …