Mass Effect Andromeda: The Universe 600 Years Later

At the end of Mass Effect 3, the Milky Way was forever changed into a very different place. *Spoiler Alert* The Reapers are defeated depending on the ending you chose, and with the destruction of the mass effect relays, every living person is effectively cut off from the rest of the galaxy and stuck on whatever planet or system they …

Video Games and Your Health

Ever since the first video games were created, there has been a raging debate about how they affect people’s health. Video games have been blamed for everything from obesity to mental illness. However, the more researchers look into video games, the more health benefits they find. Physical Health Video games do not make you fat. Because gaming is mostly done indoors …

Overwatch: A Year in Review

This past year has been a busy one for Blizzard. Not only has World of Warcraft seen a major rework and resurgence with the Legion expansion, but Blizzard has given their game repertoire an exciting addition. Overwatch, the first-person, online multiplayer shooter has garnered a huge following that rivals many comparable franchises from other companies from Battlefield to Call of …

The Burning Legion Arrives: Pre-Patch 7.0 and What’s to Come

World of Warcraft has always had a special relationship with gamers. Us nerds sink hundreds of hours into dungeoneering, raiding, PvP, questing, and building guilds in an ever-growing online world. We here can attest to all the time it takes to pick a character and a class to main, building that character all the way to max level (without boosting, ya …

Surviving the Night: The Paranormal Activity VR Experience

This year we have seen major developments in gaming, but none as exciting and potentially titilating as VR. Every gamer on the planet has imagined when it will be possible to fully immerse oneself into their favorite games and play as or alongside our favorite characters. Whether it is running through the streets as an Assassin in Assassin’s Creed or …

Disney Infinity Cancelled: Is the Toys to Life Genre Dwindling?

At one point in time, we were all children.. some of us admittedly more nerdy than others, but hey who’s judging here? We played with our toys, creating stories and imagining they had their own unique personalities, and overall had a great time doing so (at least we hope!). We ultimately saw a glimpse of this in Disney’s original Toy Story, …