Author > Alex Fruechtenicht

I'm half Lucky Mint Journalist, half YouTube Let's Player on Coffee Table Zeroes and half dead. I focus on video game coverage and love to talk with the community. Got an opinion on what I wrote or said? Let me know in the comments below! PSN/Wii U ID: MakiKurrino 3DS: 4699-6967-7871 YouTube: Coffee Table Zeroes

Posts by Alex Fruechtenicht

Playstation VR Impressions

With the wave of virtual reality video games coming, Playstation has thrown their cards in with Playstation VR. Having several different on-stage demos at a multitude of gaming press conferences, Sony has decided to have in-store hands on demonstrations for the general consumers to try out. I recently had a go at Playstation VR at my local Best Buy and thought I’d share my impressions with you, faithful reader. I’ll start by saying that as a man with glasses, I was a...More

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Games With Gold July 2016 Update

The Xbox Live Games With Gold titles for July 2016 have been revealed. The games will be available for download on July 1 and 16. As always, Xbox 360 games released on Games With Gold are also available on Xbox One. • Xbox One o The Banner Saga 2 (Metascore- 76) July 1 o Tumblestone (Metascore- N/A) July 16 • Xbox 360 o Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2 (Metascore- 82) July 1 o Tron Evolution (Metascore- 58) July 16 ...More

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Rakki Reviews Game Of Thrones Season 6 Ep 10

Game of Thrones, the popular HBO franchise based of George RR Martin’s novels A Song of Fire And Ice, has reached season 6 recently. In turn, we here at Lucky Mint will give off our impressions of each episode every week and what our favorite moments are. We will be going fully into spoiler territory here, so Spoilers Below! Episode 10, The Winds of Winter, was one of the most fulfilling and terrifying season finales that the show has had yet,...More

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Rakki Reviews Game Of Thrones Season 6 Ep 9

Game of Thrones, the popular HBO franchise based of George RR Martin’s novels A Song of Fire And Ice, has reached season 6 recently. In turn, we here at Lucky Mint will give off our impressions of each episode every week and what our favorite moments are. We will be going fully into spoiler territory here, so Spoilers Below! Episode 9, Battle of the Bastards only covered two storylines, but was a strong episode in storytelling and action for modern day...More

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Rakki Reviews Game Of Thrones Season 6 Ep 8

Game of Thrones, the popular HBO franchise based of George RR Martin’s novels A Song of Fire And Ice, has reached season 6 recently. In turn, we here at Lucky Mint will give off our impressions of each episode every week and what our favorite moments are. We will be going fully into spoiler territory here, so Spoilers Below! Episode 8, No One, was one of the best episodes in a very strange way, reflecting how weird this show has become. Think...More

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Rakki Reports Nintendo Treehouse E3 2016

That time of the year when all the video game news comes from LA, E3. How did the conferences fair this year? Let’s take a look. Reggie Fils-Aime opened with a moment of silence for the shootings in Orlando just a few days earlier. Reggie welcomed viewers with The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild and a new gameplay trailer showing off multiple new features to the franchise....More

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Rakki Reports Playstation E3 Conference 2016

That time of the year when all the video game news comes from LA, E3. How did the conferences fair this year? Let’s take a look. The Playstation show opened with a live orchestra with a performance for a as of yet unknown game. A live gameplay demo of the new God of War game was shown off, following Kratos and his son going for a hunt before being ambushed by some beasts. Of all the ways to start a Sony conference,...More

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Rakki Reports Ubisoft E3 Conference 2016

That time of the year when all the video game news comes from LA, E3. How did the conferences fair this year? Let’s take a look. The show opened with a live performance of Just Dance 2017 dancing to Don’t Stop Me Now. Aisha Tyler once again hosted the event, speaking on the events in Orlando and the company’s thirtieth anniversary. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands was shown first with a new CG trailer, commented by the game’s lead designer....More

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Rakki Reports Microsoft E3 Conference 2016

That time of the year when all the video game news comes from LA, E3. How did the conferences fair this year? Let’s take a look. Microsoft opened their show with the reveal of Xbox One S for $299 this October. Phil Spencer introduced the show with Rod Ferguson and his Gears of War 4. Gears of War 4 is one of the first games available for both Xbox One and Windows 10 for Xbox Play Anywhere. Laura Bailey, voice of Kait in...More

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