The Best Classic Video Games

Posted on August 9, 2013
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The History of Video Games

Posted on May 20, 2013
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Ever since Estle Ray Mann and Thomas T. Goldsmith Jr. created the elegantly-named “Cathode Ray Tube Amusement Device” in 1947, people have been creating better and more complex video games.

The earliest arcade game, simply called Galaxy Game, was installed at Stanford University. Pong, however, was the first commercially successful arcade game, earning enough money to jump-start the industry.

As arcade games became wildly popular, companies such as Magnavox and Atari started a new trend: home video game consoles. The Atari 2600 in particular achieved massive success, Read more

E-Sports: A Rising Fad, or a Way of the Future?

Posted on March 25, 2013
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You may think that those who play video games are among the least athletic among us. In reality though, they are starting to form their own sports leagues revolving around the video games that they enjoy so much. E-sports (electronic sports) leagues are sprouting up all around the country, and they are starting to provide some organization to the video gaming community.

Although video games have been typically thought of as something that one enjoys Read more

Which Games Will Last, Which Won’t?

Posted on July 1, 2012
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When it comes to gaming, you want to make sure that you buy something with a bit of replay value. With game rental becoming so easy nowadays, when you actually feel the need to buy a game for your personal collection, it needs to have something that makes it more than just a game you play through over a week and then never touch again. Games that tend to have a lot of replay value can run the gamut of overly simple to complex.Is this new to you? Read more

The Best Games of the 2000′s

Posted on June 28, 2012
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There is a long and storied list about what games can be considered the best for the 2000′s. Still some games just pop into the mind without much prompting, and whether they’re stand alone titles or part of a long franchise, they are the games that made the playerscape of the early years of the millennium. One of the biggest games that came out in the 2000s that still is going strong today is World of Warcraft. The online fantasy game has garnered millions of players and is still widely regarded as the most successful multiplayer game that has been Read more

Real Money Auction Houses: Scam or Way of the Future?

Posted on June 24, 2012
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While real money auction houses aren’t exactly a new idea, it is only recently that they’ve been put to use in a AAA title before. Many people see this type of auction house as a way to separate a fool from their money, but others see it as just another way to allow people to progress within a game without having to spend hours and hours grinding to get the gear they’re looking for.

For those who believe these auction houses are only there to Read more

Diablo III: An In Depth Look

Posted on June 23, 2012
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It is now a full month after the long-awaited release of Diablo III, so people have had a fair amount of time to take in and digest the best and worst that Diablo III has to offer.

Diving into the game from the beginning, it doesn’t prove to be very difficult at first. As you level, you’ll gain new abilities and runes to augment these abilities with. However, as time goes on and progression into the harder difficulties begins, the game Read more

The Best Video Games of 2012

Posted on June 19, 2012
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With E3 2012 over and done, there are a lot of speculations that this could be a breakout year for video games. While innovation isn’t really the focal point, there are some quality flagship titles that will sure stir up a storm for talk.

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (the sequel after the 13 year old Tekken Tag Tournament) is a huge fighting game that everyone is waiting to drop in Fall 2012. Rapper Snoop Dogg has even signed on to be an exclusive DLC character.

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