Is Historical Authenticity in Games All That Important?

One of the most surefire ways a game can stir up controversy nowadays is to bring into question the issue of historical authenticity.  It seems like no other topic has the capacity to incite such an incendiary response from the gaming community…

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Sony Officially Announces PSN ID Changes are Coming

If you’re like me and created your PSN ID in a rush so you could fire the system up and actually play games, then this news has been a long time coming. For years the loyal PlayStation fan base has clamored for the ability to change their PSN ID’s without having to create an entirely new account.

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Halloween Terror Has Arrived in Overwatch

Despite being disappointed with the overall lack of change, I am quite fond of the character interactions that are now available. Hearing Torbjörn and Brigitte banter about who is the better engineer and Zenyatta give his sass about having a healthy diet makes for some humor that is much appreciated.

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Boston FIG Fest 2018 Interview: Depths of Sanity

While Steve was at FIG Fest he was able to catch up with Bennett Tyler, the Co-Founder of Bomb Shelter Games, and the creator of Depths of Sanity. Bennett discusses the inspiration for the game, what the creative process has been like, and when we can expect to get our hands on a copy.

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Destiny 2 Needs a Star Wars Episode 1: Racer Game Mode

Back in 1999, one of the best racing games ever developed was released concurrently with the move from which it took its inspiration: yes, I’m speaking of Star Wars Episode I: Racer.

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Witcher Author Demands Compensation From CD Projekt Red

Andrzej Sapkowski, author of The Witcher series of books, has threatened legal action against CD Projekt Red for a perceived lack of financial compensation after the massive success of the video game adaptation of his source material.

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Boston FIG Fest 2018: A Focus on Passion and Hard Work

About a month ago I was in search of some video game events happening in and around the Boston area. Naturally I turned to the old Google machine to aid in my quest for fun-filled gaming events. Low and behold one of the first results to turn up was FIG Fest 2018 being held on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

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