It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

Friday! Video games! Let's talk! I've been feeling under the weather for most of the week, so I haven't done much in the way of gaming. I did put a few hours into Super Metroid and I'm on my way to the wrecked ship to tackle Phantoon, but that was over the course of one … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

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There’s a Pretty Good Flash Sale Going on This Weekend for PlayStation Users

It's the middle of the month, which can only mean a new PlayStation Store Flash Sale is upon us. There are a few worthwhile discounts I wanted to make note of before the sale ends Monday morning, so let's get to it! Starting with Sony's wonderful-yet-abandoned handheld platform, the Vita: Persona 4 Golden - $7.99 … Continue reading There’s a Pretty Good Flash Sale Going on This Weekend for PlayStation Users

The 8bitdo Retro Receiver Solves the SNES Classic’s Biggest Problem for $13

I finally managed to get my hands on the elusive SNES Classic, so of course, the first thing I did was hack it. My mini SNES is currently stuffed with 127 different games, ranging from the Sega Master System and Sega Genesis to the various members of the Game Boy family, NES, and SNES. It's … Continue reading The 8bitdo Retro Receiver Solves the SNES Classic’s Biggest Problem for $13

It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

Friday! Video games! Let's talk! Another Friday is upon us, bringing with it the expected batch of due dates for college assignments. Boo hiss. That being said, I still plan on squeezing some gaming in before Monday rolls back around. Sunday is a wash, though, since we're taking my mom to see the theatre rendition … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

LTTP REVIEW – Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Developed by: PlatinumGames Publisher: Konami Available on: Xbox 360, PS3 (reviewed), PC Developed by PlatinumGames Inc. and released in 2013, Revengeance is not only a made-up portmanteau but a stylish action game that has more in common with Platinum's Bayonetta series than Metal Gear's stealth-focused past entries. The spin-off takes place four … Continue reading LTTP REVIEW – Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

Friday! Video games! Let's talk! I have a busy few weeks coming up as the spring semester draws to a close, which essentially means tons of essay writing, last-minute homework assignments, and final exams. I'm not quite sure how much gaming I'll get in this weekend, but it sure won't be for a lack of … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

This Week’s PSN Sale Recommendations

Another Tuesday, another batch of sales over on the PlayStation Store. This week offers discounts on 505 Games and EA published titles, along with various PS2-to-PS4 releases for PlayStation Plus subscribers. Let's get down to the recommendations, shall we? Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy (PS2-to-PS4) - $17.49 (50% off) Indigo Prophecy (PS2-to-PS4) - $7.49 (50% off) … Continue reading This Week’s PSN Sale Recommendations

Catch Up on Critical Successes and RPGs in this Week’s PSN Sale

This week's PSN sale is a potpourri of critical hits, handheld RPGs, and EA published games. From heavy hitters like Destiny to lesser known gems like Crimson Gem Saga, there's bound to be a little something for everyone. As usual, I'd like to run down some of my favorites just in case you're looking for … Continue reading Catch Up on Critical Successes and RPGs in this Week’s PSN Sale

PlayStation Flash Sale Highlights

The latest monthly PSN Flash Sale is offering up some great discounts between now and February 20th. Here are some personal recommendations. The Elder Scrolls Online: Gold Edition: Premium Edition (PS4) - $39.99 (60% off) Don't let the redundant name fool you; this is actually a stellar deal. In what would normally run you $99.99, the Gold Edition: … Continue reading PlayStation Flash Sale Highlights

It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

The weekend is finally upon us! What's on your agenda? Since the last weekend wrap-up, I've managed to finish Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE. I was riding high on the game going in to chapter 5, but it committed the cardinal RPG sin of needlessly recycling content, puzzles, and boss fights for most of the remainder. … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?