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Retro Replay: Duke Nukem: Time to Kill

Confession time: I only bought this game because of the song in the intro. I went to a friend’s house and played it straight out of the package, enjoying myself, but the only thing...

Retro Replay: Alisia Dragoon

I always have trouble picking a Genesis game to review. This is mostly from playing the system less in during childhood, since it was a flea market purchase for me late in high school,...

Retro Replay: X-Men Legends

X-Men Legends is an action-RPG title that I always described as a dungeon crawler, which is fitting considering how many people compare it to Diablo and Gauntlet with superheroes. The story sees Marvel’s titular...

Debugging The Gender Gap

The Silicon Valley is trying to solve one of its oldest bugs, diversity. For the past 20 years, the tech industry has been trying to integrate more minorities into the engineering field in order...

OpenCritic Begins Its Contributor Program

Today, OpenCritic has started its contributor program to allowing smaller channels (blog, or YouTube channel) to join the site and submit reviews. Victory Point is proud to be a launch partner for the program so here...
Watch Dogs 2

Expanding Watch Dogs 2: Creative Director: Jonathan Morin

Our interview with Jonathan Morin, creative director on Watch Dogs 2. What changes have they made to the multiplayer this time around? Can players still jump into people's games and hack the game? What...

Setting The Stage For South Park: The Fractured But Whole: Scott Crisostomo

Our interview with Scott Crisostomo, design manager on South Park The Fracture But Whole. How does the team behind the Stick of Truth top themselves in the follow up, The Fractured But Whole?Is the...

Point Taken Special Episode: Ubisoft Gamescom Special

Interviews with Jonathan Morin, the creative director on Watch Dogs 2 and Scott Crisostomo, design manager on South Park The Fracture But Whole. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/278619159" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /]
No Man's Sky

Should You Get No Man’s Sky On PC Right Now?

Three days have passed since No Man's Sky was made available for PC users around the world. That additional three-days-delay Hello Games decided to go with for the PC version puzzled us at first,...

Okhlos Preview

Okhlos is a comical look on Ancient Greece that showcases the violence of the era as you helm a horde of oppressed people who are standing up and revolting. Coffee Powered Machine have chosen...

Mother Russia Bleeds Preview

Mother Russia Bleeds, published by Devolve Digital, is another series that pushes the limit of how violence is accepted in the medium. Mother Russia Bleeds knows what it’s and doesn’t intend on playing it...

Beat Cop Preview: Bad To The Bone

Pixelated games are making their comeback with their retro soundtracks and Beat Cop is no exception. On the streets of a 1980’s Brooklyn is Jack Kelly, an officer who has mysteriously been demoted from...
Pokémon GO - Niantic - Sshh

Niantic Was Better Off Staying Silent

While millions of people are (were?) enjoying the hell out of Pokémon GO, the game isn't without its faults. In an attempt to begin to rectify some of the app's many problems, Niantic issued...

We Happy Few Preview: A Shot In The Dark

We Happy Few hit preview programs on Xbox One and PC on Tuesday. The title came out of the gates strong with some generous buzz generated from their E3 showing. But does that buzz...
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Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex – First Assault Online Preview: Technologic

Ghost in the Shell: Standalone Complex - First Assault Online, is the latest addition to the long streak of online experiences published by Nexon. Inspired by the homonymous series of manga, this game is a free-to-play...

Has Pokémon Go Already Changed Our Lives?

The episode I'm about to tell you takes place on a placid and hot Italian Sunday, a few hours after midday. As I'm trying to find my bearings after a long week and the...

Retro Replay: Resident Evil 5: Two is Better than One

I was riding high off of the Resident Evil 7 buzz, even if it was just a little taste. I wanted to play some of the series while I waited, anticipating its eventual release,...
Nintendo Classic Mini - All Consoles

The NES Won’t Be The Only Nintendo Classic Mini Console

With the introduction of the Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System, it seems Nintendo is taking an interesting approach to its backlog of historical consoles and titles. NES titles listed in the Nintendo eShop...
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The Power of Non-Verbal Narrative in Video Games

Following a specific evolutionary path, gaming has changed. What was at first created to be a mean of entertainment, a sort of way to kill some time and relax between chores or after a...

Madden 17 Preview: Capturing The Highlights

Madden 17’s big addition to its Franchise mode allows players to see the big moments when you advance game in SuperSim mode. Play the Moments” allows players to see how there team is doing when...