10 Awesome Video Game Weapons

Lancer - Gears of War(series) Part assault rifle, part chainsaw. The Lancer is a pretty straightforward weapon and comes in a few variations, but it’s consistently awesome in providing both medium and close-range attacks. You can fire away from behind cover, but also rip through any enemy locusts that get too close for comfort. Sonic … Continue reading 10 Awesome Video Game Weapons

Trophy Hunters – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate

For my newest project/experiment I thought it would be interesting to play an agreed upon game with the intent of getting every trophy/achievement and writing a blog post about it. This was coming from equal parts: an interest to see the differences in approach regarding trophy hunting and my latest excuse to write about whatever … Continue reading Trophy Hunters – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate

5 Favorites for the Rare 35th Anniversary

For any kid like me that grew up(?) playing video games in the 90's and early 2000's, one of the most beloved and prolific studios was Rare. The British studio was responsible for creating classics like Donkey Kong Country, Battletoads, GoldenEye, and Banjo-Kazooie. There was such a sense of humor and creativity in the games … Continue reading 5 Favorites for the Rare 35th Anniversary

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey – Our Search For Family

It is finished. Over the weekend I was able to get the last lingering trophies needed to get the platinum trophy for Assassin's Creed: Odyssey. The biggest challenge in getting the platinum trophy for the game lies in the time required to do everything, more than traditional difficulty of the tasks. The first word I … Continue reading Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey – Our Search For Family

Gaming Omnivore Art Gallery – The Last of Us Part 2

Back in January I put together a post titled Gaming Omnivore Art Gallery(catchy, right?). It was essentially an excuse to show off some of the many, many screenshots I had taken over the several months and turned out to be a fun idea that I was relatively pleased with how it turned out. I had … Continue reading Gaming Omnivore Art Gallery – The Last of Us Part 2

Bullsh*t Boss Battles – Shadows of the Empire

Boss battles have a significant place in gaming, it can act as a test of everything we have learned in the game thus far or it can simply be the final(albeit stronger) enemy between you and the end of the level. The Legend of Zelda games have provided some memorable moments whether its Link's encounter … Continue reading Bullsh*t Boss Battles – Shadows of the Empire