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”

Fighter’s Block: The Best Game to Play During NaNoWriMo

So, show of hands: who is participating in NaNoWriMo this year? NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month. It’s an annual challenge that writers take to create a 50,000-word novel in one month. One epic month where you are not allowed to tell yourself, “This is terrible. I should throw everything out and write itContinue reading “Fighter’s Block: The Best Game to Play During NaNoWriMo”

Gaming News: Black Friday Edition

Hey everyone! It’s November which means it’s almost time for gorging ourselves on Thanksgiving… oh, and that little thing called Black Friday! I’ve found the deals going on this year at Target, Best Buy, Wal-Mart, etc and I’ve laid out the specs for you. Whether you are looking for games or a new console makeContinue reading “Gaming News: Black Friday Edition”

Staff Favorites: Horror Games

Fatal Frame. I vividly remember the first time my brother and I turned out the lights while playing it… That didn’t last long. – Oresan Fells     I would have to say that one of my favorite horror games is Eldritch Horror. It combines two of my favorite things; the Cthulhu mythos and tabletopContinue reading “Staff Favorites: Horror Games”

Gaming News: Halloween Events in Games 2018

Hey everyone! It’s my FAVORITE time of year! October! Halloween! Black cats and Vampires roam! And hopefully they find their way into our favorite games! I know that all year I look forward to Halloween events so I thought I’d share a few that have great looks and fun stuffs to do! First up, Fortnite.Continue reading “Gaming News: Halloween Events in Games 2018”

Recap Review: The American Girls Premiere

One lovely summer day, my parents were summoned to the basement for the world premiere of my very first play created on the computer. This one-woman show invoked the minimalist style, in the sense that almost nothing actually happened. Its protagonist, Felicity Merriman from the American Girl franchise, crossed the stage and recited a briefContinue reading “Recap Review: The American Girls Premiere”