Trophy Hunters – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Final Episode

Mission accomplished? It's been three weeks since my last update about my quest for a platinum trophy in Assassin's Creed: Syndicate and I can just now consider my quest completed....sort of. In all honesty, it shouldn't have taken me this long to finish up the final few game sequences and circle back and grind out … Continue reading Trophy Hunters – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Final Episode

Super Mario 3D All-Stars – First Impressions

It's been a week since the Super Mario 3D All-Stars collection was released for the Switch after Nintendo made the suprise announcement only a few weeks prior. I woke up to the social media frenzy caused by the announcement as rumors had been circulating for what seemed like an eternity that Nintendo was planning on … Continue reading Super Mario 3D All-Stars – First Impressions

Trophy Hunters – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Episode 3

It's been over a week since my last update on my mission for the platinum trophy in Assassin's Creed: Syndicate. I'd like to say that I have accomplished more than I have, but I spent a fair amount of time wrapping up trophies related to collectibles, fight clubs and street races more so than doing … Continue reading Trophy Hunters – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Episode 3

Trophy Hunters – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Episode 2

There's not too much for a progress update as I make my way through Assassin's Creed: Syndicate. I played the game for only a few more hours over the past 12 or so days since my initial post describing my quest for a platinum trophy. Outside of a couple more instances of the game crashing … Continue reading Trophy Hunters – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Episode 2

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