The Importance of Dark Souls

Dark Souls III is the latest release in the “Souls” series that began in 2009 with Demon’s Souls for the PS3. In honor of the crazy amount of frustration that myself and others are willingly subjecting ourselves to this week, it seems like a good time to take a look back and examine what it…

Why “Ourcade Games” Matters: An Open Love Letter

I went on a tweet binge earlier. I had been thinking about Ourcade Games and how I felt like I wasn’t giving enough, or working hard enough to see the Ourcade blossom into what it should be. Being the person I am, I felt doubly lazy. I pray for the Ourcade each morning, but praying…

You Know What? F**k Konami.

As I sat there watching streams and reading reviews of Metal Gear Solid V, I was wholly prepared to go to GameStop and get a copy of the Phantom Pain for myself. “Nah, I won’t watch too much of this stream. I have to experience it for myself.” That was my thought process as looked…

Looking Back: Destiny Pre-Launch Hype

I was cleaning out my Google Drive today and stumbled upon a piece I wrote about the future of Destiny a week before the game’s release. Although it didn’t publish, it’s very interesting to see what I (and many others) thought of the game back then. Personally, I think my words ring true and we…