Opinion

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Horizon Zero Dawn’s Aloy: A New Generation of Strong Protagonists

An examination of what makes Horizon Zero Dawn’s Aloy such a fantastic protagonist.

Naughty Dog Environments

The Significance and Brilliance of Naughty Dog’s Game Environments

Naughty Dog is one of the most iconic developers in contemporary gaming, but it is their environmental design that makes them truly unique.

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Reinventing Linear Narratives: How God of War Changed Video Game Storytelling

BOY! Reinvent that narrative!

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New Xbox Hardware is Rumored for gamescom, But is Next Gen Now?

Next gen won’t be revealed at a trade show.

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Sony’s Cross-Play Stance Makes No Sense – Why Embracing PS4 Cross-Play Makes Everyone Win

Gamers, developers, and even Sony themselves would see benefits in allowing for cross-play.

Worst games in a series

A Bad Egg: Blemishes on an Otherwise Great Series

They all can’t be winners.

Days Gone Has ‘Polarizing’ Written All Over It

Negative press and ravenous defenders are already at each others’ throats.

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NieR: Automata’s Narrative Lacks NieR’s Heart

NieR: Automata has a great narrative, but it’s still stumbling in the shadows of NieR’s outstanding and poignant story.

Is Spider-Man the Start of the Superhero Reign?

Will this be the first of many superhero titles?

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What Kratos Needs to Become Nathan Drake

As Kratos enters a different chapter of his tormented life, can he develop into a more rounded figure and possibly even take a leaf out of Nathan Drake’s book?

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Now Loading: The Next BioShock, What Setting Should It Have?

BioShock is good in any setting right?

INSIDE RealDoll

Is the World Really Ready for an INSIDE RealDoll Creation?

The sex doll company is entering the gaming space.

Loot Boxes

Gaming’s Complicated, Troublesome Relationship with the Giant Publishers That Demand Our Money

A lower price isn’t always best for consumers. Here’s why.

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Spider-Man Villains That Should Appear in Insomniac’s Upcoming Game

Some iconic and obscure foes could make this a memorable adventure.

Why The Far Cry 5 Season Pass is the Perfect Single-Player Game Add-On

Get a complete game and your bonus experiences too.

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Paragon Didn’t Have to Die in Darkness

Learn the sad tale of Paragon.

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Monster Hunter: World’s Horizon Zero Dawn Quest Sucks, But Has a Cool Reward

Look at how cute my Palico is.

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The Best Part of EA Sports UFC 3 is Snoop Dogg

Every game could use more Snoop Dogg.