After a month of Pokémon Ultra Moon being out, I finally got my hands on a copy of my own a few nights ago. As a huge Pokémon fan and since Pokémon Emerald, I’ve played every Pokémon game in existence, one of my favorites being Pokémon Moon. While I love the
Video games are, undoubtedly, an art form. An exhibit entitled "The Art of Video Games" showcasing the evolution of video games' visual design is being shown at 11 museums worldwide between 2012 and 2016, including the Smithsonian American Art Museum. However, it is not only the graphics that help to
As Esports become more popular, it is easy to ignore the games that are not drawing millions of dollars in prize money for tournament winners. Games such as League of Legends, DOTA 2, and Starcraft 2 make headlines while other fighting games (though well-respected) continue to remain in the sidelines.
Marth deserves another post about him. So Marth in Super Smash Bros. Melee is the character I main. It is true what they say: he's easy to learn but very hard to master, and harder still to play against higher level opponents. I have been playing as Marth, and exclusively Marth, for
Sora, the Kingdom Hearts protagonist, turns out to be a powerful force in SSF2. In my opinion, he plays a lot like Marth, at least offensively. He has great range in his attacks, fantastic aerials that combo into each other like butter combos into bread, and many ways to punish foes. For
Long-time readers of my blog will know of my fondness for Super Smash Bros. Back in the mid-2000's when I was bored at school, I would look for flash games to play on the computers there and one that piqued my interest like no other was Super Smash Flash. A
For some of us gamers, what we remember most about our favorite games is the action. For others it's the environment we played it in. Personally, what sticks with me after many years are the sounds I hear, ringing, embedding their patterns in my mind long after I press pause. Connections