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NIS America is a Small But Important Company for Nintendo

Now with the Nintendo Switch, it seems much of that tightened grip has now loosened, and companies like NIS America are ready to make a move on the platform with Nintendo having much to gain.

The Struggles The Xbox Game Pass Faces

Microsoft has continually tried to push its games as a service. First with the original concept of the Xbox One, later with the addition...

Pricing Games like a Franchise

Platinum may have found one thing that we should all agree on, and that is its new pricing model for Bayonetta that focuses on the franchise.

How The Game Awards (2017) Forgot About The Awards

It's not the voting, it's not how they are picked, and it's not just the show. It's that in a show called "The Game Awards," the awards always come second.
The Game Awards 2017

How The Game Awards Are And Have Always Been, Terrible

Since the game awards have existed, so has my criticism of it; each year we find ourselves in the same predicament and watching...another...Game Awards.

The Devaluation of Voting With Your Dollar

A common trope in every capitalistic economy is the idea of "voting with your dollar." The concept is simple; if you don't wish to...

The Game Industry Needs to Rethink Pricing

There are pricing strategies that exist that can keep studios and publishers from resorting to anti-consumer tactics while still creating games people want.

Its Time for Warnings on Games for Predatory Practices

Right now the game industry is aflame over loot boxes and their impact on games and the industry as a whole. Loot boxes have...

Don’t Doom the Switch over Doom

During the last Nintendo Direct, it was announced that Doom would be coming to the Switch, releasing November 10th. While the prospect of Doom has...

Not All Random Is Bad

We are on alert for loot-boxes to be introduced into our favorite franchise, and its made us paranoid. To a point where a classic game mechanic is worrisome