Why I’ll Never Finish DOOM

When we discuss or review video games we’ll often talk about the controls, graphics and/or the story. Yet,  for all the technical discussions we hardly discuss a game’s content, unless it’s in the context of violence – where we question whether a game is too violent. What we rarely discuss, however, is when you stop playing a game because the content is at…

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My Thoughts on Fallout 4

  I’ve seen this place before. In fact, this is probably my fifth time staring at the elevator that exits the building. Each time I’ve entered this elevator, I’ve promised myself that it would be the last time I would see it again–that this is the time, I would leave and never come back. But…

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First Impressions – Transformers Devastation

I want to love Transformers Devastation. I want to scream from the mountain tops that the greatest transformers game ever made is now available for consoles, but I can’t.  I can’t because the game is missing “soul”, that elusive characteristic that makes games great. It’s the hunt for this quality that makes the game such a paradox. How can a game that does so many things right get this one thing so wrong?

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