SONY E3 2016

PlaystationSony had a tremendous conference.  Whether or not you thought they had the best of the group, it’s hard to disagree with the format they chose—dropping trailer after trailer, with very little speaking.  Let’s revisit Sony’s conference and see what they have to offer gamers over the next couple of years. Continue reading

Magic Weekly Update

Friday_Night_Magic_3Is it too soon to talk about Eldritch Moon? Wizards of the Coast doesn’t think so, and they’ve been enticing us all week with previews to make sure we know. But don’t think I’ve completely forgotten about Eternal Masters  yet. We’ve still got some analysis to go through after its debut weekend, so lets get started! Continue reading

Ubisoft E3 Conference Notes

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Without sounding too much like a fanboy, I have been a big Ubisoft fan for quite some time now. Many people stood in the corner of the developer when Assassin’s Creed hit the scene many years ago. Although Assassin’s Creed is one of my favorite franchises out there (okay maybe not AC III), I always was a big Rainbow Six fan. I will discuss some of the titles Ubisoft reviewed this year at their E3 Live Conference. Outside of their bizarre opening Just Dance sequence, Ubisoft opened up their conference this year with the highly anticipated Ghost Recon: Wildlands.

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Game of Thrones: The Broken Man

Game of Thrones

Seven save ya, friends.  The 7th episode of the newest season of Game of Thrones was called, The Broken Man.  As we have learned with the resurrections of Jon Snow; Beric Dondarrion; and The Mountain, Gregor Clegane—Humpty Dumpty can usually be put back together, in strange and sometimes deranged ways.  George Martin loves killing his characters, but I think that he likes bringing them back as altered versions of their former selves more.  We know the Lord of light can bring back the dead; the night is dark and full of terrors.  But, can The Seven actually save you?  Spoilers after the jump.  Continue reading

Magic Weekly Update

Friday_Night_Magic_3It’s time Planeswalkers, this weekend Eternal Masters  will be hitting shelves and game stores across the country and cards lost in the dust of the past will be polished off, upgraded, and delivered to your hands to play once again. I’ll help out those of you heading to draft tournaments or pro tour qualifiers or just a friendly Friday Night Magic with some tips and tricks from the masters. Continue reading

Game of Thrones: Blood of my Blood

Game of Thrones

Last week’s episode of Game of Thrones was called “Blood of my Blood,” but it wasn’t very bloody. In fact, it seemed really padded; another episode toward the usually climactic 9th episode. There was a decent amount of information and set up, however, even if some of it was lateral movements for the narrative. Let’s run down the major scenes from last week before the new episode tonight! Spoilers are coming…. Continue reading

Magic Weekly Update

Friday_Night_Magic_3The release of Eternal Masters  is only one week away Planeswalkers, and more and more information is pouring in every day. This week, we’ll catch you up on all you can expect from Eternal Masters  whether it be rules and abilities you’ve forgotten or strategies for drafting. Let’s get started! Continue reading