Detroit: Become Human

Detroit: Become Human

I’m a big fan of games that force me to make decisions. With that in mind, I consider myself fortunate that these kinds of games are becoming more and more common, from episodic games such as the cult classic Life is Strange series to more mainstream AAA titles such as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.…

A Way Out – New/Retro Gaming

A Way Out – New/Retro Gaming

The last two (or three) generations of console brought with them significant improvement on the overall gaming experience, with regards to graphics, controls, storytelling, and in their ability to connect you to gamers around the world through online play. The downside of that global connection is that it has actually reduced our local one. Most…

What Happened to Cheat Codes?

What Happened to Cheat Codes?

Schoolyard currency took many forms. For some of us it was collecting Pokémon or football cards, for others it was teaching our Tamagotchi a new trick, for me though (and, since you’re reading this, I suspect you too) it was cheat codes. Cheats brought something to the schoolyard that trading cards and electrical gizmos never…

Assassin's Creed Origin

Assassin's Creed Origin

I’ve beaten all nine previous (main series) Assassin’s Creed games. It was exhausting. They’ve all kind of blurred into one, to the point that I can’t even remember the plot of the last one, and I only vaguely recall the one before that. It was the really buggy one right? The lead was a French…