Gaming Industry & History

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Why the Indie Game Industry Is Rapidly Declining

The indie game industry has become the center of attention for all the wrong reasons, and it is now nearly impossible for them to figure out how to sell their games.

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Why I Refuse to Buy Triple-A (AAA) Games at Release

I discuss why I rarely buy new games at full price and how you can find great deals on both physical and digital copies of games. I also talk about buying game consoles and gaming PCs. I weigh the pros and cons of buying new, used, and refurbished consoles and gaming PCs vs. building gaming PCs.

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Video Games as Frugal Entertainment

Though at first a seemingly expensive investment, if done correctly, video games can be an impressively frugal form of entertainment.

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The Reasons I Dislike Downloadable Content for Video Games

It seems that most people have a certain dislike for the idea of paying extra for a complete product, but what is actually wrong with it?

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Is G2A a Reputable and Trustworthy Source for Purchasing Video Games?

This article aims to address some of the arguments surrounding G2A, which is an online marketplace for buying and selling second-hand keys of digital games.

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Is It Worth It to Buy a Video Game More Than Once?

Is buying a video game more than once worthwhile or a waste of money? Let's take a look!

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Interview With Talented Freelance Artist/Developer Yaron Granot

Here's an interview with a freelance artist and indie game developer.

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Top 6 Controversial Video Games

This countdown will explore six controversial video games!

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Do We Need More Playable Female Characters in Video Games?

Is there enough female representation in video games? These are the results of my study of gender bias in over 400 video games.

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The 10 Worst Companies in the Video Game Industry

What are some of the worst companies the video game industry has to offer? Here's several publishers, developers and even retailers who don't deserve your money.

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23 Ways You Can Save Money on Video Games

This article delves into 23 different ways you can save money while still engaging in your favourite pastime: gaming.

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Invested: How Good Game Mechanics Hook Players

Why do people like some games, but not others? If good graphics don't make up for bad gameplay, why do developers keep making these kinds of games? I explore these and other questions by revealing the intimate relationship between player investment and satisfying gameplay.

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The Top 5 Biggest Video Game Companies in the World

This article discusses the top five biggest video game companies in the world, based on the quality and quantity of developed and published games.