Video Games: Games to Play When It’s Raining

Hey! Hallie here! The winter season is bringing a lot of rain to my house right now, which happens to be my favorite type of weather. I love relaxing indoors while it’s raining. Usually that means I’m reading some kind of book, but there are several video games that fit the perfect, relaxing, gloomy vibeContinue reading “Video Games: Games to Play When It’s Raining”

Twins in Media: Jacob and Evie Frye vs. Robert and Rosalind Lutece

Hey! Hallie here! We’re finally to this week’s Twins in Media post! For this week, I’m going to be comparing some of the most iconic representations of twins in video games. The ‘Bioshock’ and ‘Assassin’s Creed’ series are some of the biggest video game series of all time and each have a very different approachContinue reading “Twins in Media: Jacob and Evie Frye vs. Robert and Rosalind Lutece”

Video Games: Romances That are Better Than Cullen’s

Hey! Hallie here! Dragon Age Day just happened and the fanbase learned a few important things while it was happening. One is that some of the lead writers, such as Mark Darrah, decided to retire from BioWare. Another was that Cullen’s voice actor, Greg Ellis, is a complete jerk. Not only did he attack MarkContinue reading “Video Games: Romances That are Better Than Cullen’s”

Video Games: Everything New about ‘Overwatch 2’

Hi! It’s Annie! Not too long ago I wrote specifically about the ‘Overwatch’ character development we received in the shorts uploaded to Youtube. Because the shorts are amazing. Seriously, if you haven’t looked them up do yourself a favor and watch them. Disney movie quality right there. In that post, I may have mentioned howContinue reading “Video Games: Everything New about ‘Overwatch 2’”

Video Games: Characters that Don’t Look Scary but Absolutely Are

Hey! Hallie here! I always like a good surprise when I’m playing a video game. But some surprises come from really unexpected places. I really enjoy seeing cute characters turn absolutely terrifying. Whether it’s a purposeful move or not. It bridges a gap between hilarious and terrifying we rarely ever see. These types of charactersContinue reading “Video Games: Characters that Don’t Look Scary but Absolutely Are”

Video Games: Ranking the Top Ten ‘Persona 5’ Confidants

Hey! Hallie here! Persona 5 is widely, and correctly, considered one of the best video games released in the last few years. Most of the appeal comes from balancing gameplay that consists of spending time with friends and honing personal charms with turning into a supernatural thief and fighting monsters. But the main charm ofContinue reading “Video Games: Ranking the Top Ten ‘Persona 5’ Confidants”

Video Games: Overwatch Character Stories

Hi! It’s Annie! I know, I’m not usually the one who posts about video games, but it’s really hard for me to not like this one. I should preface this by saying, I haven’t actually played Overwatch before. I’ve been watching more and more of the professional Overwatch league over the past couple years, especiallyContinue reading “Video Games: Overwatch Character Stories”

Video Games: Top 10 Animal Crossing Special Characters

Hey! Hallie here! When I’m stressed out, games like ‘Animal Crossing’ always bring me a little bit of peace and a little bit of happiness. A lot of players, such as myself, get a lot of satisfaction out of which villagers occupy our islands and which ones we interact with the most. But I alsoContinue reading “Video Games: Top 10 Animal Crossing Special Characters”

Video Games: Games to Play During Halloween if You Aren’t a Horror Fan

Hey! Hallie here! As someone who loves replaying my favorite video games, I always like to play favorites that get me in the spooky mood around October. The issue with finding spooky games I want to play is that I’m not a horror fan. At all. Most games advertised for the spooky season are inContinue reading “Video Games: Games to Play During Halloween if You Aren’t a Horror Fan”

Video Games: Handsome Jack is Still the Best Villain in All of Gaming.

Hey! Hallie here! Let’s be honest, you can’t have a good game without a good villain. Whether the villain is an actual person, a situation, or the main character themselves, no story is complete without a force of evil to challenge the main heroes. We’ve seen a lot of villains in games. Mostly we’ve seenContinue reading “Video Games: Handsome Jack is Still the Best Villain in All of Gaming.”