Minecraft deserves to be popular

I’ve gotten just about nothing done today, work wise. That’s because I’ve been spending the past several hours playing Minecraft. It’s such a fantastic game that it really deserves the popularity it’s gotten. I mean, where else can you spend five hours re-creating a giant wing-wong out of iron blocks? Not that I’ve ever done more »

Minecraft Story Mode is certainly something

I like to believe I trust Telltale Games. The developer clearly knows what it’s doing, with hits like The Walking Dead, Sam & Max, Fables, and, most recently, Game of Thrones. Still, their latest Minecraft Story Mode announcement is giving me pause. Because this is Minecraft, a game that’s essentially virtual legos, and one wonders more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, December 18, 2014

As the holidays are only a week away, the PlayStation Store is all about the bundles. There’s a few new games peppered in this weeks list, but if you’re looking for a digital deal, now is your best bet. The PlayStation Store sales are out in full force. (Especially if you enjoy Atlus games!) Check more »

NIS America announces trifecta of 2015 games

The PS3, PS4, and Vita are all set next year. NIS America has those of us with the systems covered in 2015. As of right now, we’ll have at least one game for each one from the publisher. Naturally, all three are RPGs. The first is The Awakened Fate Ultimatum, sequel to The Guided Fate more »

Bet you never thought you’d see Steins;Gate on PS3, Vita

I never in a million years would have expected this announcement, but I guess this is the way games are going. Steins;Gate, one of the most famous visual novels of our time, is coming to the PS3 and Vita. By which I don’t mean Japan’s getting it. No, that’s something that of course would happen. more »

Vita and PS4 China debut set for January 11, 2015

Wanted when you’ll see a Vita or PS4 China launch? Give it exactly one month. Sony has a set date for both the handheld and console’s debut, and it’s surprisingly soon. On January 11, 2015, a whole new region will officially be exposed to Sony’s systems for the first time. Hey! It only took 20 more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, December 10, 2014

The tides of the holiday flood have subsided, but the PlayStation Store still has a few leftovers to feed your appetite before Christmas. There are both new games and sales, and both should keep you happy. Not to mention, Suikoden II has made a comeback! Check out the full list of PlayStation Store releases below. more »

PSX 2014: MLB 15: The Show adds legendary players

Baseball’s winter meetings are already underway, so pitchers and catchers will report before you know it. One of baseball’s rites of passage is the MLB:The Show series. It’s one of Sony’s most anticipated titles annually, so of course it made an appearance at the PlayStation Experience. Yasel Puig will be 2015’s cover athlete, an excellent more »


Suikoden II is a Steal at $9.99

The second Suikoden II PlayStation Store debut was announced at the PlayStation Experience, my heart grew three sizes. This is one of my absolute favorite PlayStation RPGs. I’ve extolled its virtues to friends both online and off, and rejoiced in the fact that people would finally be able to play what I consider to be more »

Rollers of the Realm Review: When Pinball Meets Wizardry

Rollers of the Realm Price: $9.99 System(s): Windows (Also available for PS4 and Vita) Release Date: November 26, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Atlus (Phantom Compass) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Fantasy Violence and Use of Alcohol If you think pinball would be fun if it had more of a plot, Rollers of the Realm might just be more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, December 3, 2014

The PS4 shows off its wares this week in the PlayStation Store with new, exclusive next-gen games, like The Crew. PS3 and Vita owners have a few new releases to entertain themselves with, but the PS4’s haul may leave others feeling envious. PlayStation 4 The Crew ( ) Race across the USA with a massive more »

GameStop Cyber Monday 2014 sale is surprisingly good

We all know this Black Friday, GameStop didn’t exactly wow people. The retailer had some deals, but almost every other store had better prices. Which is why it’s so surprising that the GameStop Cyber Monday sale for 2014 is actually really good. There are tons of systems, games, and accessories on sale on the site more »