Tag Archives: video games

The Effect of Videogames on Student Achievement

All what you need to know about video games The world of video games is not only huge, but also diverse. There are slot machines that drop coins, computer games, portable gaming devices, digital set-top boxes (STB) such as the Sony PlayStation or Xbox, with joysticks that is connected to the monitor. A video game, as a rule, means a type of game that Read more [...]

Star Wars Battlefield 2 Loot System Stirs up Controversy

Following the success of the Star Wars Battlefield 2 beta, EA recently announced that users would be able to enjoy the game for a few more days past than originally planned. On the surface of it, this was a move that most gamers would be thrilled with due to the overwhelmingly positive reviews that the game has received thus far. However, the stand-out Read more [...]

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 [...]