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Marc Goes on a Costume Quest

To celebrate the month of October and the ever-approaching Halloween holiday, I sat down to play some of Double Fine's Costume Quest. The game is an RPG, or role-playing game, but it isn't as strict or hardcore as most games that...

/ October 14, 2014

Trick or Treat?

For October, we wanted a cover story that reflected everything the month represents to us. October brings the best weather of the year and with the cool fronts moving in, we get new colors spreading throughout the world as everything...

/ October 7, 2014

25 Years of Game Boy

This week's cover story is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Nintendo Game Boy. The handheld became almost immediately popular, coming bundled with the Russian puzzle game Tetris. Throughout the week, we will be posting articles about the history of the...

/ August 8, 2014

Kick, Punch: It’s All in the 90s

Fighting games teetered on the brink of extinction until Capcom’s Street Fighter 4 led its rough and tough colleagues towards a renaissance of kicking, punching, and fireballs that would re-ignite one of the most exciting genres in all of video...

/ July 31, 2014

Mom, Please Come Home

"In the early 1900's, a dark shadow covered a small country town in rural America. At that time, a young married couple vanished mysteriously from their home." These are the words that begin the first adventure in the Mother series. Mother, or EarthBound...

/ July 31, 2014

Wait, Can I Have That Back?

When spending a week talking about games that aren't present any longer or staples of gaming that have faded into obscurity, it quickly brought up the idea of the actual games that we left behind. We thought we would come...

/ July 30, 2014

FourPlay Episode 32: It’s So Good

This week on FourPlay, Marc plays Smash Flash, Dave journeys into Dark Souls II again, Kyle continues to Nuzlocke, and Joe falls back in love with The Last of Us- now on PS4. Then, a ten question lightning round ensues...

/ July 30, 2014

Learning to Play in The Secret Island of Dr. Quandary

I haven't been inside of an elementary school for quite a while now, and I can only imagine what the Computer Lab at my old school has turned into. My mind stretches to picture either a room filled with iPads...

/ July 30, 2014