Editorial: Nintendo E3 2018

*SNAP*Nintendo is firing on all cylinders off of a blow-out year in 2017. They have megatons of content coming to the Nintendo Switch from now into 2019. So why did their E3 presentation seem so... bad? The GoodSuper Smash Bros. Ultimate stole the show this year. It features EVERY... SINGLE... CHARACTER that has ever been …

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Editorial: Sony E3 2018

Great Content, But Your Timing...Sony Kicked off their abnormal press conference with a pop, then a fizzle. They were showing the right things, but in the oddest way. The GoodSony showed off The Last of Us, Part II in style. With what seems like a gameplay trailer (Hard to tell because the graphics were impeccable …

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Editorial: Ubisoft E3 2018

"We nailed it!!! We nailed it!!!"Ubisoft had great E3 content, but I wouldn't exactly say they nailed the landing. The GoodUbi showed off a new cinematic trailer with some gameplay for Beyond Good and Evil 2. It was stunning. Many commentators since have echoed my first impressions: "Why isn't this a movie?". The atmosphere was fascinating …

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Editorial: Square Enix E3 2018 Presentation

Deja vu?Square Enix is releasing many excellent titles as of late and their presentation was full of their latest offerings. But didn't we see most of this at the Microsoft Conference? The GoodThe Reboot of the Tomb Raider franchise has so far been a success. With two main-line Tomb Raider games under their belt, Square …

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Editorial: Microsoft E3 2018 Presentation

Too Little Too Late? Microsoft boasted at the beginning of their conference that they had over 50 games to show. What they didn't tell you was that most of them are also available on other platforms, and the Windows 10 logo featured prominently alongside of Xbox. Microsoft dug up old standbys for their presentation, Like …

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Editorial: Bethesda E3 Showcase 2018

Are You Ready To Die?Bethesda is one of the highest rated and regarded publishers in the second decade of the 21st century. So much so that they have been holding their own events at E3 for a few years now. This year's show was the most cringeworthy so far, but had enough substance to end …

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Why 2018 May Be Nearly as Good as 2017 for Switch

It'll Be Hard To Beat!2017 was an incredible year for gaming in general. Gaming Consoles sold like never before, proving convincingly that the console is not dead. And game developers pumped out hit after hit, masterpiece after masterpiece. 2017 will likely be remembered in gaming annals as one of the greatest years ever.But how will …

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The Aftermath of E3 2013

Taking Stock of the Madness The Disappointment Let's start with the bad news. Nintendo seems to have had a premature megatonnage. Those who follow the regular Nintendo Direct presentations were bound to be disappointed by this E3. Most of the titles on display were announced in earlier Nintendo Direct presentations. That means two things though: …

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Are YOUR Bodies Ready?

It's Almost Time to Party! With the 3DS printing money, Iwata staring at fruit and veggies, and Nonspecific Action Figure giving his seal of approval, you know that the E3 Nintendo Direct is days away! The hype train has left the station and is well on its way. Many fans of all video game persuasions …

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The Calm Before The Storm

E3 Approaches! We're all looking forward to it: E3. We know that in this sanctified time period, we'll be seeing the best that our favorite pastime has to offer. New games, new game hardware, new accessories, and oh, the spectacle! But we're not quite there yet. This is probably one of the most boring parts of …

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