Category:  Commentary

By Venger, March 31, 2013 0 Commentary

What purveyor of role playing goodness worth his weight in gold pieces would not have a list of favorite titles? Though it is hard enough to objectively qualify things of this nature as they are inherently opinion based, the difficulty seemingly compounds when actually attempting to compile these pieces. Many different things come into play when you start thinking over what being the “best” entails. Was a game the best of its type, the best of its era, the best simply because it was the most fun to play? Are… Read More »

By Venger, February 18, 2013 0 Commentary

If the old saying “If I had a nickel for every time that I heard” was something you could actually cash in on, then being paid for each utterance of “PC Gaming is dead/dying” would pay dividends. I don’t know when it really became trendy to say such a thing, but it has been mentioned on countless forums and in discussions regarding gaming formats for years. First it was Windows that would end it, then the original Playstation, then the release of the current gen of consoles, now the next… Read More »

By Venger, February 16, 2013 0 Commentary

As the saying goes, sex sells. There is little debating that, research and countless marketing campaigns have proven this to be true time and time again. In a variety of mediums, the inclusion of violence of a graphic nature has shown to attract a portion of the market that wouldn’t necessarily of taken notice otherwise. Generally the more gruesome and spine chilling the display, the more buzz and hype for the product. Some movies and games that were at best mediocre have gone on to sell blockbuster amounts arguably on… Read More »