By Eric M. Wilusz. Playing games often helps us find new friends and brings us closer to old ones, but they can also have the opposite effect. Thousands of friendships have been destroyed by video games, either do to raging incidents, insufficient skill, or good old fashion trolling. Today we take a look at the… Continue reading Top 6 Video Games That Ruined Friendships
Most people think playing video games is a bad habit and a waste of time. They argue that gamers could better spend their time by learning new skills or studying. But they couldn’t be more wrong. Playing video games can actually prove beneficial, helping kids and adults alike. One of the main benefits of playing… Continue reading Video Games: Just What the Doctor Ordered
Almost everyday I come across news articles debating if video games increase violence among children. This has been an ongoing debate for years and I’m sick of it. It doesn’t take a scientist or academic to answer the question, what it takes is common sense. No, video games don’t cause an increase in violence among children.… Continue reading Video Games Don’t Cause Violence, Negligence Does
It’s kind of ridiculous that in 2017 there’s still a lack of female protagonist in video games. Nearly all games feature male leads, with female characters taking secondary roles. While there are a few exceptions (Lara Croft and Samus Aran being the most notable), the majority of games tend to follow the same formula. To… Continue reading I Need a Hero(ine)!
It’s amazing how some video game protagonist won’t say a word, even as the world crumbles around them. Today we’re taking a look at my top six video game protagonists that never talk, but probably should. I am going to stick to one game per developer and there will be spoilers. Read at your own… Continue reading The Top Six Video Game Protagonist that Just Won’t Talk.