The Debate Over Difficulty Modes

Reading Time: 4 minutes To “git gud,” give up…or play in “baby mode” Recently, with the release of STAR WARS Jedi: Fallen Order, I entered into the realm of the “Dark Souls” genre of games. Games intentionally made with a difficulty level that is frustrating and demoralizing to the casual gamer. Don’t get me wrong here, I love STAR …

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AMD Adrenalin 2020 Software, I hate it and So Should You

AMD Radeon Adrenalin 2020

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ask anyone that knows my tendencies in PC builds (which really isn’t that many people) and they will tell you: I like AMD. I’ve been into system building for my entire adult life (ahem.. thats ehhh 20+ years), and all throughout, I’ve mostly gone for AMD stuff. I’ve owned AMD processors repeatedly and a majority …

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Nintendo Entertainment System See Through Build

Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Acrylic Build

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) is arguable one of, if not the, most iconic video game console of all time. I remember opening my first NES and playing Super Mario Bros. for hours. Sadly, I also remember selling my NES thinking I had no need for such an archaic system as I had upgraded to …

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Fallout 76… I Just Don’t Get It

Fallout 76

Reading Time: 2 minutes I just don’t get it, I tried… I really really tried. Fallout 76 just isn’t what I wanted. Or maybe it’s not want I expected. I don’t know. I absolutely love the idea of post-apocalyptic world where players are emerging for the first time and have to survive against the unknown and potentially other players. …

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Minecraft? “I ain’t playing with [email protected]&$king blocks!”

Reading Time: 2 minutes Those were my exact words to Jason (Gluten Mifflin) the day he suggested playing Minecraft. At the time I knew very little of the game. I knew it was a world composed entirely of blocks. I also knew that you used said blocks to build stuff and protect yourself before monsters came out at night. …

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Minecraft – My First Night 11 Years Ago

Minecraft Character Shot

Reading Time: 2 minutes I remember first hearing about Minecraft many years ago and thinking: “Graphics are terrible, concept is stupid, it’s never going to last.” Boy was I wrong. 11 years later I have clocked a lot of time on the PC, Xbox, Nintendo Switch and iPhone versions of Minecraft. Presently, myself and Martin (StarDoggedMoon) having been working …

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Happy Birthday, Minecraft…

Minecraft Birthday Creeper

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dear Minecraft, I hear its your 11th Birthday today! Let me start by wishing you a very, very, “Happy Birthday!” When I first heard about you, well I don’t really remember when or where that was. It was probably from some gaming website somewhere and I probably thought “oh, that’s curious.” I didn’t mark my …

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Minecraft Quality of Life Upgrades

Minecraft Bees Update

Reading Time: 2 minutes Minecraft. A game that many love and many don’t understand. At the surface the game looks ridiculous when you compare its graphics to top tier games on current generations. Once you dig deeper into it, it sucks you in and never lets you go. The game is deep, yet simplistic. Minecraft has come along way …

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Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge a Co-op Experience

Reading Time: 3 minutes In a galaxy far far away… In beautiful Anaheim California – Disneyland, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge has opened to the public May 31, 2019 after 3 years of construction. Hoards of people have descended upon Disneyland to visit Black Spire Outpost on the planet Batuu to visit Oga’s Cantina, Savi’s Workshop to build their very …

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Nintendo Switch Surpasses PlayStation 4 Sales in Japan….And?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Big news that hit this week is that the Nintendo Switch surpassed the PlayStation 4 in sales in Japan despite the PlayStation 4 being out for three years before the Nintendo Switch and Japan being the home turf of both systems. Woopididooo! Am I the only one that does not see this as a big …

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