Sony has had a busy past few days. Following the announcement that then Chairman of Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide Studios, Shawn Layden, was leaving the company, Sony revealed an aggressive price reduction for its video game streaming service PlayStation Now. This latest move by Sony marks a strategy aimed at directly competing with Microsoft’s successful […]Read More Sony Reduces PlayStation Now Price, but is it Too Little Too Late?
Nintendo held its last major Direct of 2019 featuring a host of new announcements and information regarding upcoming titles. Normally considered the biggest Direct of the year, yesterday’s video left many people underwhelmed with Nintendo’s first party announcements. While Nintendo did not wow viewers with a shocking “but before we go” style clip, there was […]Read More Nintendo Direct Reaction: Third Parties and Leaks
The gaming landscape has changed dramatically over the past few seasons in regards to loot boxes and micro-transactions. So much so that governments around the world have begun to take notice with some countries enacting legislation to prevent such in-game mechanics. Unfortunately, it looks as though Take-Two Interactive, owner of both Rockstar and 2K, either […]Read More 2K in Hot Water with Latest NBA 2K20 MyTeam Trailer
Nintendo has finally announced the new addition to the Nintendo Switch family, the Nintendo Switch Lite. The Nintendo Switch Lite was built with the sole focus of handheld play. Will it be able to lure consumers with its cheaper price tag while forgoing some critical features?Read More Nintendo Officially Announces the Nintendo Switch Lite
Google Stadia will need to provide more clarity over the coming months to convince gamers that Cloud Gaming is better than traditional platforms, such as Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo, and PC. The transition to seamless gaming my not be so seamless after all.Read More Google Stadia has Uphill Battle to Win Over Gamers
Microsoft came out with a bang for the second year in a row at this year’s E3 2019 Press Event. The company has come a long way from its “anti-consumer” business choices upon its Xbox One reveal. Microsoft firmly believes in its new mission for bringing everyone to play together no matter where they live […]Read More Microsoft’s Impressive E3 2019 Press Conference: Things we Learned
The curtain has officially been lifted on Google’s vision for the future of video games, and if they are able to deliver on the goal, cloud gaming will mark a drastic shift for the industry. Cloud computing seems to be a natural progression in the move toward an all digital world of video games. Physical […]Read More Google’s Stadia Signals the First Foray into True Cloud Gaming
2016 was a year of uncertainty and concern for Nintendo. The Nintendo Wii U had failed in meeting sales expectations, but was predominantly considered a critical success. The Wii U represented what many saw as a final nail in the coffin for Nintendo has a home console maker. After the massive success of the Nintendo […]Read More A Two Year Retrospective on the Nintendo Switch