Single-Player Vs. Multiplayer: Single-Player Games Aren’t Dying

In a recent interview with The Telegraph, #ShawnLayden, President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment America, was quoted saying that the upcoming #SpiderManhad a strong chance of helping the #PlayStation4 (#PS4) reach 100 million units sold. He went on further to state that #Sony’s strategy to broaden their consumer appeal in future is to place ...

All By Themselves: Does Sony Hate Cross-Platform Play?

If there is one thing that all #gamers can agree on, regardless of the platform, it is that they want #crossplatformplay to become an eventual reality. We all want to see a world in which #PC, #PlayStation, #Xbox and, at times, #Nintendo players are able to play games in a shared online universe together. The ...

A Brief PlayStation E3 Conference Review

I’m a bit late with this review, but #Sony’s #E3 conference took place earlier this week and with it, much like #Microsoft’s #Xbox conference, came a somewhat mixed response. The conference only focused on one area – upcoming new #games. So, anyone who was looking forward to a potential hardware or backwards compatibility announcement was ...

A Brief Microsoft Xbox E3 Conference Review

Microsoft’s #Xbox #E3 showcase took place yesterday and there were a lot of exciting and disappointing aspects that can be discussed. Seeing as the actual conference is over an hour long, I decided to draft a brief overview that discusses both the positive and negative points of the three main aspects of the conference; the ...

Should Fighting Games Cost Less?

#Tekken7 was released last week; the second massive title within the fighting genre in the last 30 days (the other title being #Injustice2.) I’ve seen a lot of excitement surrounding these two #games, but I’ve also found a lot of #gamers saying that they don’t really believe #fighting games to be worth the regular price ...

What Do Gamers Want To See At Sony’s E3 Showcase?

With #E32017 around the corner, a lot of #gamers have been stating exactly what they would like to see from the biggest hardware and software producers in the #gamingindustry at the conference. A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece covering what gamers would really like to see at #Microsoft’s Xbox showcase this year, thus ...

Why Do Gamers Seemingly Hate Ubisoft?

Ubisoft has recently revealed that a few new titles in their biggest franchises are in production, particularly #FarCry5, #TheCrew2 and a new #AssassinsCreed title. From all accounts, this information has seemed to have divided the #gamingcommunity somewhat. Some #gamers were very happy to hear that new installments in some of Ubisoft’s biggest franchises are in ...

Why Exactly Is The PS4 Outselling The Xbox One?

#Microsoft’s recent decision to renew the trademark for Scalebound has had the internet in a little bit of a flurry. No matter where you look when it comes to gaming media, there seems to be some coverage on the development. Now, regardless of whether the title is really being put in development, popular gaming media ...

Binge Watching And Playing: The Best Way To Consume TV And Video Games? Or Worst Way?

So recently, I’ve been thinking quite a bit about the action of binging on media (for example, a television, film or gaming series) and the effect that may have on your overall enjoyment or appreciation of the content you’re consuming. Binging, with regards to media, has become a very popular manner in which to consume ...

Bring On The Xbox Exclusives: What Do Gamers Want To See From Xbox’s E3 Showcase This Year?

When it comes to #exclusives within the #videogame industry, there isn’t really a single overarching opinion within the gaming community. Some #gamers absolutely hate the idea because part of the community will not be able to gain access to the title because they don’t have the correct hardware to play said title. Other gamers love ...