Ready Player China: China’s Growing Gaming Market

By Samantha Erwin Summary Despite its history of strict regulation against the industry, China’s gaming market is flourishing. Chinese MMOs and RPGs are topping lists around the globe while high-quality cross-platform releases, along with creative marketing through films, eSport competitions, and livestreaming, have set the tone for China’s growing gaming market for years to come…

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Panzer Paladin Review

Developer: Tribute GamesReviewed On: Nintendo SwitchBy: Josh Barnickel What do you get when you cross over a menagerie of greatest NES classic platformers, chiptune heavy metal and a giant weapon wielding mech suit? Well, you get Panzer Paladin! A gorgeous 8-bit inspired romp that will see you clad in the steel frame of the Rescue…

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Keen: One Girl Army Review

Developer: Cat NigriReviewed On: Nintendo SwitchBy: Stojan Jovic When was the last time you played a video game staring an 8-year-old ninja on roller-skates who stumbles upon an evil corporate conspiracy to take over the world with zombies and robots? Never? Well, now you will. Keen: One Girl Army is exactly that, with a unique…

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First Hour : John Wick Hex

Developer: Bithell GamesPlatform: reviewed on PS4Reviewed By: Stojan Jovic Trying to encapsulate one of cinema’s greatest action movie heroes in a video game is a daunting endeavor. How can you accurately depict a calculating, strategic and brutal killer, place him in a video game, and feel about as powerful as the character the movies are…

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The Scalper’s Edition Episode

Josh leads the way in this episode talking about what was the most you ever spent on a video game, and the video game collecting world overpricing games. Meanwhile, everyone but Stoy is excited for the remaster of Wonderful 101, Dan plays Tokyo Mirage Sessions, Pat plays Journey to the Savage Planet, Stoy loves Walking…

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City Shrouded in Shadow Review

Developer: Granzella Platform: PS4 Reviewed By: Daniel Labinski Off the top of the head, virtually everyone can picture the setting for the classic Japanese kaiju film; a smokey, combat torn cityscape, swelling with the desperate cries of civilians fleeing from two titanic figures squaring off on the dust that was once their home.  Granzella, also…

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Life is Strange 2 Review

Developer: Dontnod Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC Reviewed By: Stojan Jovic Disclaimer: This review will contain spoilers, however your gameplay may WIDELY differ than what is in this review, depending on your choices. Once upon a time, in a wild, wild world…there were two wolf brothers, living in their home lair with their papa wolf……

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River City Girls Review

Developer: WayForward, Arc System Works Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC Reviewed By: Josh Barnickel The River City name carries a great deal of weight in the beat-em up genre. “Nekketsu koha kunio-kun” or “Renegade” as it was released in the States, is considered the inception of the Beat-em up genre as we know it.…

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Death Stranding Review

Developer: Kojima Productions Platforms: PS4 Reviewed By: Pat Klein If you ask any gamer to name three influential gamer designers, chances are one of those names would be Hideo Kojima.  Kojima is known for creating vast cinematic experiences that is married with borderline weirdness. After an internal disagreement with the gaming company that he has…

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