What’s popping, guys. NikePhelps here and like every Friday, it’s time for Wavy News of the Week. Let’s dive in. This week was a monumental victory for all the people who grew up gaming on the original PlayStation. With 3D platformers booming at the time, there was one who stood above the rest. That chosen… Read More Wavy News of the Week: 2/11-2/17
Every new innovation owes its predecessor credit for serving as the foundation for inspiration. Two gaming franchises that have captivated gamers in recent years owe their success to predecessors that were ahead of their time. The critically acclaimed Bioshock series is the spiritual successor to System Shock, a first-person action RPG that lends its stealth… Read More Prey Is Bioshock And Dishonored In Space
I am a gamer that is all about big “AAA” titles. I grew up at a time where big, marquee titles anchored the year at strategically placed moments (traditionally around and during the holiday season) and mid-tier games filled out the rest of the year. “B” level games were usually cheaper than the full price… Read More NikePhelps’ Indie Hopes For 2017
Ever since Demon’s Souls released in 2009, the industry has seen an influx of “challenging, tactical combat” RPGs making its way into gamers’ hands. This has quickly become one of my favorite genres and I am thrilled that more developers are taking notice and are beginning to attempt to make their mark on the genre… Read More Is The Souls Genre Getting Stale?
What’s popping guys, NikePhelps here and, as with every Friday, I’m bringing you Wavy News of the Week. Before I get into what has caught my eye over the week, I wanted to apologize for the lack of posts the last few days. Finding time for everything I want to get going has taken a… Read More Wavy News of the Week: 2/4-2/10
What’s popping guys, it’s NikePhelps and I’m bringing you another edition of Wavy News of the Week. Let’s see what the industry has brought gamers this week. This week brought Horizon: Zero Dawn back into the limelight with a number of media outlets showing off extensive gameplay footage of the highly anticipated game. Earlier this… Read More Wavy News of the Week: 1/28-2/3