Category Archives: Videos

Gaming videos of all ilk, including but not limited to memes, walkthroughs, guides, funny videos and everything else in between.

Alien: Isolation Survival Video Footage Brings The Tension

Alien: Isolation

One of the big things that seem to be missing from the horror genre is tension. Why is it that most mainstream horror games rely on jump-scares instead of tension? That loaded question could be its own article for another time. But the truth of the matter is that mainstream horror games don’t really focus on building tension around emergent and procedural horror elements… except for Alien: Isolation. Continue reading



Torment: Tides Of Numenera First Gameplay Video Released

Torment: Tides of Numenera

A new video has been released from inXile Entertainment for Torment: Tides of Numenera, the long awaited spiritual successor to Planescape: Torment. The new video features three full minutes of gameplay of the upcoming isometric role-playing title, which was Kickstarted by gamers looking to bring back fun, entertainment and excitement to the world of gaming. Continue reading

The Fine Young Capitalists Video Examines Gender Role Tropes In Games

The Fine Young Capitalists

This is dangerous ground we’re treading on here, but I beseech you gamers to tread on it lightly with me. We’re going to be venturing into a video discussion about tropes versus gender roles in games, provided courtesy of the group The Fine Young Capitalists. They’ve decided to offer up their own form of critical analysis about the issues and they’re even nice enough to leave the discussion threads open for debates; meaning, you don’t have to just agree with what they say. Continue reading

‘This Is A Video Game’ Is A Love Letter To The Celebration Of Gaming

For The Love of Gaming

With all the hatred being spewed around from one side or the other about one thing or another, it can really drag you down. It’s funny looking at my article count just take a complete nosedive as it becomes this taxing chore now to avoid all the vilification targeted at gamers for simply being gamers. Well, thankfully we have videos like “This is a Video Game” to remind us why we celebrate the culture of gaming and what it means to be a gamer. Continue reading

The Crew Beta Video Features 5 Minutes Of Gameplay

The Crew

Steering clear of a bit of the toxic crap happening throughout the gaming industry at the moment, there are still some things worth getting excited about in the realm of having fun and partaking in interactive entertainment. That’s not to say that The Crew is a game worth getting excited about, but the new five minute gameplay video at least showcases a few more elements of gameplay that some people might find attractive in the MMO-style racing title. Continue reading

Space Engineers Gets Stargate Portal, Planet Atmosphere, Tree Mods

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I’ve grown increasingly impressed with the sort of stuff that’s being added /modded into Keen Software House’s Space Engineers. The game has grown increasingly large since the short time it’s been racking up the sales and growing its audience on Steam’s Early Access platform. The game is hailed as a better looking, physics-based version of Minecraft. Well, this not-quite-a-Minecraft-clone has been updated with some nifty new mods. Continue reading