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How I Broke GTA V By Being Sane

In Opinion by Elijah BeahmLeave a Comment

So, about a week or so back I finally got my first Xbox 360. Not only did it come with a few other games I was eager to finally try, it arrived with a game I never expected to play: Grand Theft Auto V. It’s not that I am utterly …

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This War of Mine Review

In Reviews by Caleb "Soapbox" LottLeave a Comment

War. War may never change, but can our perspective of it in games change? How many games do we play as a participant of combat, mowing down countless masses of faceless foes? H***, it was not long ago that the newest Call of Duty title was released. Some games do …

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Our Review System

In Opinion by Caleb "Soapbox" Lott5 Comments

Scoring games is a difficult task. Too often we see people arguing over a game’s score it should or should not have received instead of focusing on the game’s merits and missteps. At the end of the day, scores are an arbitrary number assigned by the reviewer and are very …

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Finding Religion in Dead Space

In Opinion by Elijah Beahm2 Comments

Very few games can talk about religion in a serious, respectful, and honest manner. We often see games and the majority of the press skirt around the idea casually or barely dip their toe into the concept, but some games genuinely try to argue a case about it. Most that do are so heavily biased in their argument that there’s no room for sense, reason, faith, or logic to even account for it. Not only is Dead Space an exception to this rule, it may be one of the best universal allegories to having and living a life with beliefs on the spiritual; whether that be in God or even in the belief that there is no deity or spiritual side to the world at all.

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Endless Legend Review

In Reviews by Elijah Beahm1 Comment

There is no way to go about it with this review without admitting one thing — I have not beaten Endless Legend. To be honest, I’m not entirely sure this is the sort of game you can “beat”. Despite pouring hours into the game and learning several of its systems, …

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Still Alive! Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City

In Series by Elijah Beahm1 Comment

I’m impressed, Slant Six, I really am. It’s rare I find a game this bad. Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City is -impressively- bad. Stupendously so. It’s a walking monstrosity that could hold its own alongside Nemesis as a freak of nature the BSAA and S.T.A.R.S. could fight. This may top …