Tag Archives: video games

Tracing the Evolution of Video Games and the Players’ Place in Society

Source: Angry Video Game Nerd via Facebook As one of the leading forms of entertainment, it's hard to imagine a time where video games didn't reign supreme. They've come to surpass the music and movie industry and in doing so, have proven to the world that they are a force to be reckoned with. But, as many fans know that have followed the relatively young Read more [...]

What geek games are never going to go out of style?

Seeing as the past year has given us powerful next-gen console titles like No Man’s Sky and Mass Effect: Andromeda that have proven to be little more than a massive disappointment, it’s good to know that there are some failsafe retro games out there. From pocket-sized puzzle games, to classic platformers, there’s something about classic geeky games that Read more [...]

Mass Effect? More Like Mass Disappointment

Let’s just call this spring a write-off. Between Iron Fist’s failure of a series, Pepsi’s disaster commercial (recently pulled), and The Ghost in the Shell’s unashamed whitewashing, the entertainment world has had a rough go of it.And now Mass Effect: Andromeda’s animation is one to add to the list of the year’s biggest failures. The latest installment Read more [...]

How to Get the Best Deal on Your Gaming Chair

Video gaming is a multibillion dollar industry that has become extremely popular since it first went out in the 1970’s. These days, games can be played using personal computers, mobile phones, tablets and gaming consoles that both children and adults alike have grown accustomed to playing with. According to the annual report published by the Entertainment Read more [...]

Girls HK: Why More Girls Should Be Gaming

It is a well-worn stereotype that girls are not considered as being ‘gamers’ – at least not in the same way that boys are. People generally assume that the majority of gamers are male and that females only enjoy playing ‘cutesy’ games that are considered colourful, ‘easy’ and not very challenging. This is where Girls HK comes into the picture. Read more [...]