Bored of the vanilla followers in Skyrim? Can't find the perfect marriage partner? If you own a PC copy of the game, you can rectify this disappointing state of affairs by creating a companion of your very own. Although there are a lot of steps, it's not complicated to do, and this tutorial will guide you every step of the way, even if you're a Creation Kit noob.
Puzzled over where to find a particular TM or HM? This Pokemon X and Y walkthrough has got you covered with the locations of all of the TMs and HMs in the game.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Laurent, Miriel's son and the second generation Mage that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as supports and stat growths.
Aggron is and always has been a fan favorite because of his typing and overall design. As a competitive Pokemon though, he was severely lacking. That is until X and Y gave him a mega evolution.
Anyone who's spent any amount of time in a forum dedicated to RPGs know that defining what is and what isn't a role-playing game is something of an irresistible temptation. Conflicting definitions tend to lead to misunderstandings between players that then leads to division instead of cooperation. In this article, I take a look at why players play RPGs and what they hope to get out of them.
In spite of the games enormous popularity, there is a veritable tempest in a teapot over at the Bethesda forums about how to play Skyrim. Is it a 'true' role-playing game? Is it 'broken' or 'completely unbalanced'? Here's my take on the subject. Set your flamethrowers to annihilate.
The actors and actresses who played our favourite characters in the roleplaying fantasy game Dragon Age: Inquisition by Bioware
This hub is going to give relevant information for Morgan, My Unit's child and the most versatile second generation unit in Fire Emblem: Awakening.
Oliver has learned much of the strange new places around him, including the downfall of the ancient Nazcaans. The world is much older than one group of people, though, and a certain rabbit-headed individual can plunge Oliver deeper into the universe...
Advice, tips, and tricks designed to facilitate a Skyrim play-through for a broad range of players. Only the most pertinent Skyrim advice, tips, and tricks lie herein.
Also known as Ryu ga Gotoku, Sega’s Yakuza series is an utterly immersive experience into the Japanese criminal underworld.
Learn how to change your Skyrim character's name and appearance later in the game by using the console.
In this section of the Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms walkthrough, we descend beneath Thole to the Lower Catacombs. Flee, flee!
Do you want to find the best gifts to get for your Sith Inquisitor companions at a glance? This article gives you both the top gifts you need as well as a more detailed breakdown.
From sprites to realtime battles that look like CGI, Final Fantasy has grown up with gaming, and gaming has grown up with Final Fantasy. Let's take a look back at 25 years of Final Fantasy graphics.
Possibly one of the most popular Pokemon of all time, Typhlosion isn't the greatest competitive Pokemon. Generation 6 however may have given it the push it needs to succeed.
The Final Fantasy games are known for chocobos, excessive zippers and belts, unusual job classes, and of course, katanas large enough to harpoon a T-rex. Let's look back at some of FF's Bigass Swords.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Olivia, the Dancer that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Beginner's tips on how to play Final Fantasy XII. Warning, these were originally written for the Aged Parents, who are not regular gamers, so they may be too simple for many of you.
Nidoking is a long standing fan favorite, regardless of his underwhelming stats. Pokemon X and Y gave this Pokemon some very interesting gifts, and they're just enough to make him a great Pokemon.
A review of all playable races in Skyrim. The Breton is the best race for virtually every player style, because magic resistance is such a valuable attribute in the long run.
How do you define role-playing video games? What exactly are 'RPG elements'? Having spent a lot of time playing these games, I've decided to talk about a few of the common elements I find in most, if not all, computer RPGs to one extent or another.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Fire Emblem Awakening's protagonist, the Lord Chrom. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Have you ever wanted a Skyrim character that looks like Aela or Ulfric? With the Creation Kit, you can make a new character look like any character in the game by following a few easy steps. This tutorial is noob friendly, so if you have no idea what you're doing, don't be shy.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Brady, Maribelle's son and the second generation Priest that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as supports and stat growths.
Red Dead Wiki Death, disease, prostitution, the scum of the Earth, and, in the case of Undead Nightmare, the dead rising from the grave. So why shouldn't the Four Horses of the Apocalypse come out to play as well? Yes, the Red Dead Redemption DLC...
This hub is going to give relevant information for Tharja, the first of two Dark Mages that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
The best dresspheres to use for each character on Final Fantasy X-2 HD Remaster on Playstation 3 and 4.
A hub detailing information about the various child units of Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as growth calculations and skill and class inheritance.
One of the most well designed and fantastic looking Pokemon, Bisharp went overlooked in his 5th Generation debut. This generation gave Bisharp new tools and breathed new life into this metal warrior.
Last on The Banner Saga walkthrough we look at random events, those unpredictable problems which will plague your caravan to no end by eating up all your hard-won supplies! Yaaaaay!
This hub is going to give relevant information for Sumia, the first of two Pegasus Knights you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
A guide on how to complete “The Best Kind of Quest” in Monster Hunter: World, including how to defeat the Barroth.
Possibly one of the most popular Pokemon in Generation 6, Noivern is quite the threatening Pokemon regardless of what it's stats tell you.
The Dragon Age series may not be a horror game series, but it is still filled with lots of creepy moments.
Please note: This guide starts from the moment you step onto the elevator at Vault 111. Make sure you save before stepping onto the elevator and you will ALWAYS want to keep that save for restarting.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Lon'qu, the Myrmidon unit that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Need help finding every member of your Dragon Age party? Read more about gathering all your Dragon Age: Origins companions. Don't miss out on a single party member!
Are you on a quest to collect all the Celestial Weapons, the ultimate weapons in Final Fantasy X? Here's what insane challenges you have to overcome to find them.
A Dark Room is a long, complex browser-based game with a ton of waiting involved. Help minimize your already minimalistic journey with this walkthrough.
If you're looking for an extensive Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Postgame Walkthrough, then this guide will give you an experience fit for the Champion of Alola!
Nexus Mod Manager allows you to easily download, cleanly install, update and remove mods for many popular PC games including Skyrim, Fallout New Vegas, Fallout 3, Dragon Age and Mount and Blade.
Let's take a closer look at all those random Al Bhed signs and graffiti scattered around Spira, the racially diverse world of Final Fantasy X.
Heliolisk is a very interesting Pokemon, from its typing, moves,all the way down to it's design. Regardless, Heliolisk emerges as a surprisingly useful 6th Generation Pokemon.
This guide lists all the upgrades, features, and location spots of the Poke Finder in Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon.
One of the biggest complaints that players have about Skyrim is how easy it is. It is often compared unfavorably with Dark Souls, which seems to satisfy a masochistic urge that many gamers have to challenge themselves. In this hub, I talk about Skyrim's difficulty settings and a simple way that they could fix them.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Owain, Lissa's son and the second generation Myrmidon that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as supports and stat growths.
So, I'm sure you stumbled onto this article after wanting to pull your hair out for being unable to beat Corvus' second form, which is also the final main boss in Dragon Quest IX. (Corvus' first form isn't particularly worthy of its own article. :P)...
Think it's easy to balance a computer role-playing game? Think again. This article explores some of the issues that face designers of RPGs when trying to balance different class and skill combinations. For serious gamers. Not light reading!
Galactic Wars is the most important daily play mode in SWGOH. The tips in this guide will help you defeat more nodes and earn better rewards. I recommend you read this.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Sully, the first of two Cavaliers you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
How to get full court approval, all scandalous secrets, Caprice coins and halla statues, and a guide to each ending in the quest Wicked Eyes and Wicked Hearts.
In honor of the series' 25th anniversary, all 13 current Fire Emblem games - from the original Famicom game to Fire Emblem Awakening - are ranked from bottom to top, including Japanese-only releases.
A step by step guide on how to romance the Inquisition's ambassador, Lady Josephine Montilyet, in Dragon Age: Inquisition.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Nah, Nowi's daughter and the second generation Manakete that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as supports and stat growths.
Yep, here it is: that infamous Final Fantasy X version with the mangled subtitles, aka "ZENAKENT ALPUSS." I still think Walter is a good egg.
These role-playing fantasy games like Final Fantasy Tactics let you deploy your character classes on a grid-based battleground and eliminate monsters in turn-based combat.
This guide will show you how to take a screenshot with or without the HUD and how to take them using the Steam screenshot manager. You can use the images as wallpaper, too!
A hub detailing listing tips and tricks on how to beat Minotaur, the first Main Boss, in Shin Megami Tensei 4.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Virion, the first Archer unit you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Comparing the eight possible characters your character can romance in Bioware's fantasy roleplaying masterpiece, Dragon Age: Inquisition.
If you're looking for a good hack and slash RPG to tide you over until Diablo 3, Titan Quest is a safe bet. Titan Quest offers excellent visuals, addictive gameplay and a robust character build system. If you're a fan of Ray Harryhausen movies like Jason and the Argonauts, Sinbad, and Clash of the Titans (and who isn't) you'll appreciate the opportunity to go toe to toe with skeletons, Medusae, Minotaurs, Harpies, Cyclops, Centaurs, and Satyrs in this no-bones homage to Diablo.
every Pokemon generation has its winners and losers, and this generation is no exception. These are five of the biggest threats on the competitive scene, and should be planned for.
Is Skyrim a role-playing game? For some reason, people are very divided about Skyrim's classification as an RPG. While labels don't affect the quality of a game, you can often learn something useful from investigating how they are applied. In this hub, I explore some of the reasons why Skyrim both is and is not a traditional role-playing game.
A hub that will explain how to put together your very own Pokemon team for competitive play. Explains the various roles Pokemon can perform, as well as breeding and training details. Also includes a discussion on IVs and EVs, as well as breeding.
A hub that gives additional details about My Unit for Fire Emblem: Awakening, the newest turn based strategy game for the Nintendo 3DS. The continuation of My Unit Tips and Tricks.
This Idle Heroes guide explains how to level faster and become stronger without spending any money. Make the most efficient use of your time to get the best results.
You are now the first-ever champion of the Alola Pokemon League! But this is not where your journey ends! Here's a Pokemon Sun and Moon Postgame Walkthrough to guide you to even greater fun!
Do you play Pokemon and wish you had a Charmander? Learn how to obtain Charmander in any Pokemon game, whether through starter Pokemon, trading, or transfers!
A hub listing the best units of Fire Emblem: Awakening, according to the writer of the article, Winterfate. May or may not contain Manaketes.
Learn how to fix Skyrim game crashes. Skyrim can crash when starting, loading an exterior cell or fast travelling. You will learn how to use BOSS, Windows Grep and Papyrus logs to fix Skyrim crashes.
A hub that talks about how to build your My Unit for Fire Emblem: Awakening, the newest turn based strategy game for the Nintendo 3DS.
A hub detailing listing tips and tricks on how to beat Medusa, the second Main Boss, in Shin Megami Tensei 4.
One of the hottest topics in the Skyrim forums these days is whether or not certain skills are too under- or over-powered. This article takes a look at some of the complex factors that go into designing these game mechanics and whether and how they might be fixed. Do you agree or disagree? Share your opinions!
Here's my strategy guide for taking out Final Fantasy bosses. Sorry, this is the original North American version; you'll need to find another guide for Dark Aeons.
Here's my list of simple fixes that could have gone a long way toward improving most players' experience of Skyrim. These are all very easy fixes that don't make any radical changes to the way the game plays but that help to shore up the weak spots and make the game feel more polished and professional. Feel free to add your own simple fixes in the comment section.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Gregor, the Mercenary unit that you get during the course of Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
The activity of mining is often the very first thing players in Eve Online try their hands on to earn money. Here is a comprehensive guide to follow from the first steps up to professionalism.
I'm a student of mythology and religion, so the symbols and glyphs in Final Fantasy X caught my eye. Learn how this fictional world's magical signs are based on Asian esoteric religious traditions.
This article reveals six essential steps you must take before you go on a quest, investigation, or expedition in Monster Hunter: World.
How to raise a pure warrior class. What combinations can we add to our character? How many warrior hybrid classes are in Skyrim?
This tutorial will show you how to create better looking characters by combining theory with practice.
Are you looking for a deeper role-playing experience? Skyrim was made for role-players, and gives you plenty of ways to lose yourself in another time and place. These 10 tips can help make your role-playing experience even richer!
This hub talks about Donnel in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Starting as a lowly villager, Donnel has the potential to become one of the best units in the entire game.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Inigo, Olivia's son and the first of two second generation Mercenaries that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists important child unit details.
Level scaling has been a hotbed of dissent in the Elder Scrolls community for years and reached its peak with the introduction of outrageously well-armed and armored bandits in Oblivion. In this hub, I'm going to take a look at the lowly bandit and show how, from humble origins, a great game mechanic was born.