Games Created by Women: Centipede

For many gamers, there are fantastic memories associated with games from the 1980s. Between the accessibility of arcades and finally being able to play at home these games became a foundation for so many of us who like to game. One such game was released in 1981. Centipede was sent out into the world byContinue reading “Games Created by Women: Centipede”

Kingdom Hearts III: The Best of Times and the Worst of Times

Like many people, I’d waited almost thirteen years to play Kingdom Hearts 3. Technically, you could say that I’ve been waiting since 2012, when I beat Dream Drop Distance. But thirteen sounds more impressive, and it’s been that long since Kingdom Hearts 2 came out in Japan. And ever since then, we’ve all hoped toContinue reading “Kingdom Hearts III: The Best of Times and the Worst of Times”

A Trip Through the SNES Classic: Final Fantasy VI

Hey, everyone! This year, I’d like to try something different with my monthly video game reviews.  I was fortunate enough to get a Super Nintendo Classic as a present, and most of the titles are games that I’ve never played before.  So each month, I’m going to play a different game on the list andContinue reading “A Trip Through the SNES Classic: Final Fantasy VI”

Games Created by Women: Portal

  Hello readers and welcome to Aperture Science, where absolutely nothing is wrong. In this article, everything will be perfectly safe. Maybe there will even be cake for you at the end! Portal is a single player game. The player finds themselves in Aperture Science Laboratories. At Aperture, scientists have been working to create aContinue reading “Games Created by Women: Portal”

Games Created by Women: Blackwell’s Asylum

Would you think you would be able to survive in a nineteenth century mental institution? What if, once admitted, you were sent to an asylum known as a place where no one ever left? What if the doctors were not only there to keep you from escaping but also to perform whatever atrocities on youContinue reading “Games Created by Women: Blackwell’s Asylum”

Review: Ghost of Thornton Hall

Fire so red, night so black. Dear sweet Charlotte, please come back… If you like point-and-click adventure games and/or enjoyed reading the Nancy Drew books growing up, you owe it to yourself to check out Her Interactive’s Nancy Drew series. All of the games are playable on Windows, and everything from Trail of the TwisterContinue reading “Review: Ghost of Thornton Hall”

Influential Women in the Gaming Industry: The Black Girl Gamers

The most effective change comes when people band together and make it happen. The Black Girl Gamers are one such group. They work to make sure that the world of gaming is more inclusive for everyone. In 2015 The Black Girl Gamers formed. They began as a safe space against sexism and racism in theContinue reading “Influential Women in the Gaming Industry: The Black Girl Gamers”

Games to Get Excited About

Well, it’s that time of year, the time we’re all broke! All the big name games have already come out earlier this year, so December isn’t really a big time for video games to be released. However, there are some good ones coming out so let’s have a chat… Just Cause 4 – December 4,Continue reading “Games to Get Excited About”

Review: MapleStory 2

Developer: NSquare Publisher: Nexon Platform: PC What’s it About? MapleStory 2 is a free to play MMORPG. It was released in 2015 in Korea, but world wide on October 10th of this year. Anime-style characters can quest through and explore a 3D block world filled with monsters and adventure. What did I think? This gameContinue reading “Review: MapleStory 2”