Category Archives: Videos

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

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

4chan’s Vivian James Presents Women In Game Design: Anna Kipnis

Vivian James Presents

It must make certain people burn inside knowing that the group that has been labeled as rampant misogynist are doing more pro-feminist work to raise awareness and support equality in game culture than the people attacking them. Strange times, eh? Well, 4chan and The Fine Young Capitalists are continuing to move forward with the “Vivian James Presents” series, which is a short video featurette for various prominent females in the gaming industry, and this episode focuses on design programmer Anna Kipnis from Double Fine. Continue reading

Moon Hunters Launches On Kickstarter

Moon Hunters

The media alert from the Games Press resource is only a day late, but it’s better to be a day late than to show up maybe a week later with a coffee-stained shirt, disheveled hair and a touch of death about your face. Because really, when the latter case happens it’s usually preceded by a weekend that would make for a good, raunchy, hard-R Hollywood comedy. Nevertheless, Moon Hunters has already managed to get off to a zippy start after utilizing the Square Enix Collective platform to help build up some community momentum before heading off to Kickstarter. Continue reading

4Chan Presents A Women In Games Tribute To Corrinne Yu

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It now truly feels as if we’ve stepped into bizarro world, where gaming journalists hate gamers, the biggest troll site on the internet, 4Chan, now actively supports feminism in a respectable way, and Tyler Perry is even in a David Fincher film… like really? Really? Man, if I had come across all this news after going to sleep I would have thought I died and ended up in the Twilight Zone. Nevertheless, all this news transpired during the waking hours of the day and that’s what makes it even more bizarre. Continue reading