Category: Editorial

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I Want an Xbox One

On launch day of the PlayStation 4, as I waited for the UPS man to bring me my new box, I published an article about ending the console wars. It was meant to call out the immaturity of the console...

/ November 1, 2015

We Don’t Need a Vita 2

About a month ago, a headline was running across the video game industry that couldn't be ignored. It was volatile and evocative; it suddenly gave everyone with a Twitter account something new to talk about. "The climate is not healthy...

/ November 1, 2015

Pokemon GO (A Dream Come True?)

Here at The Free Cheese I am considered the resident Pokemon Master. (Pause for applause.) I mostly write about Pokemon and given the chance I will talk about Pokemon. So, it is only fitting that I write about Pokemon GO....

/ October 5, 2015

What is The Last of Us 2?

[section label="Is it real?"] Earlier this week, The Last of Us 2 was potentially slipped during a Naughty Dog live stream presenting the upcoming Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection. Writer Josh Scherr said, "All the facial animation in the Uncharted...

/ September 18, 2015

I Have a Friend, We Need a Game

About a week ago, my nephew texted me asking "What's a good co-op game to play for Xbox One?" I fretted and couldn't think of an answer on the spot. I had a couple of ideas, but it was tough...

/ September 10, 2015

Street Fighter V is Doing it Right

How do you make back the investment of developing a video game? Sure, the cost of selling said game helps to make back some of that development cost, but if a customer buys that game their money stops there. Is...

/ July 20, 2015

Thank You, Pokemon

I've always wanted to go more in depth as to why I love Pokemon so much. I wrote a piece a while back about how Pokemon helped me when I was younger, but I feel as if I didn't truly...

/ June 27, 2015

Mario Kart 8: One Year Later

Nintendo finally brought Mario Kart to the Wii U on May 30, 2014. Mario Kart 8 released and was an impressive entry in the series on day one, despite some minor grievances that held it back from being the best...

/ June 12, 2015