Games


2016 Graphics of World of Warcraft and Game Play

I have a lot of people asked me to make a video on my faults about world of Warcraft Legion and I just wanted to wait until Blizzcon was over so I knew a few more details. This was able to collect my thoughts so first up let’s talk about the fame before the expansion…


Boom Box Boy – Building a better, louder Game Boy.

There’s something quite Stranger in a Strange Land about listening to Salt ‘n’ Pepa singing, “From seven to seven he’s got me open like 7-Eleven” while playing Pokemon Pinball on the Game Boy Color. The effect is made even more bizarre when one considers the music and the game are produced by the exact same…


Saitek Cyborg 3D Gold

While there are plenty of inexpensive joysticks available, most “cheapies” are just that, proving that sometimes you really do get what you pay for. Saitek’s latest offering, though, is mostly good, with only a few things we’d change. Called the Cyborg 3D Gold, this sticks sports an eight-way hat, eight buttons (12 when utilizing the…


The Right Kind of Soundtrack for SimCity Buildit

The emphasis in games, especially recently, has been on polygon count, light sourcing, realtime shading and other eye candy. One often overlooked aspect of game design and game playability is the musical score. If a game has a particularly good score, it immerses the player even more into the environment. Those with a bad musical…