Tag Archives: game

Microsoft to Have More Powerful Xbox One…Next Year

Last month saw rumors of a new PlayStation console coming this fall, and now we’re starting to hear rumblings that Microsoft is also getting into the new console game a little earlier than many of us were expecting. Kotaku first broke the news yesterday, indicating that Microsoft will be unveiling not one, n=but two new […]

The Video Game Landscape in 2016

The Entertainment Software Association released its annual “Essential Facts” report about the demographics of the video game industry. You can dig into the entire report if you’d like, but here are some of the most interesting findings: 48% of US households have a dedicated gaming device That’s a pretty big “niche” market. I continue to […]

Video Game Console Sales Sure Look Bleak (if you don’t care about real numbers)

Let’s talk about video games for a second. As always, we have tech pundits talking about the end being neigh for video game consoles, which is why this article caught my eye. There is so much wrong with this article that it’s almost too easy a target. Let’s take things one at a time: Microsoft’s […]

PlayStation 4 Remote Play Comes to Mac and PC

This is more of a public service annoucement than anything else, but Sony just released their version 3.5 update to the PlayStation 4. You can download it now by going to your PS4 and going to Settings>System Software Update and choosing to install the udpate. It only took 5 minutes or less for my system […]

Uncharted 2’s Stellar Storytelling

“That movie looks like a video game” is one of the harshest criticisms you can level against a film. Video games are traditionally terrible story delivery mechanisms, and we’ve only recently gotten anywhere near having stories that aren’t embarrassing1. Even games that are considered to have good stories nowadays are relatively poor compared to the […]