Video Games

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 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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Rakki Reports Electronic Arts 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. Electronic Art’s conference opened up with Peter Moore in London, satellite streaming with the LA location, switching between sets. Vince Zampella took the stage with TitanFall 2 on a gameplay trailer showing off some of the new features coming to the mech-battle shooter....More

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Persona 5 Coming West February 14 2017

Atlus’ upcoming JRPG, Persona 5, is heading to the west on Valentine’s Day 2017. Announced on the Playstation Blog, Persona 5 is confirmed to be coming to both PS3 and PS4, though there are two different versions of the game only available on PS4. The first is a steelbook edition, including the game and a steelbook case as long as supplies last for $59.99 A collector’s edition of the game named the “Take Your Heart Edition” retails for $89.99 and includes the...More

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