Category Archives: Video Games

Horizon Forbidden West: The First Preview

Horizon Zero Dawn introduced an amazing foundation to Guerrilla Games’ post-post-apocalyptic world, one overrun with robotic creatures as stunning as seeing a brachiosaurus for the first time in Jurassic Park, centered around an instant PlayStation icon in Aloy, and layered with a surprising level of mystery, lore, and history. Following it up is no small… Read More »

Nintendo Stopped Super Metroid From Being Unlockable In Metroid Prime

A Super Nintendo classic was almost playable within Metroid Prime on Nintendo GameCube, until Nintendo stepped in and stopped it from happening. In the latest episode of the Kiwi Talkz podcast, Metroid Prime developer David “Zoid” Kirsch shared insight into the development of Prime, including this retro easter egg. Zoid said he first played Super… Read More »

World of Warcraft on Console Feels Closer Than Ever Before

I watched Duke Nukem Forever emerge from its tomb, dripping with amniotic fluid, after an unprecedented 15- year development cycle. I can go play the long-gestating S.T.A.L.K.E.R., and its many spinoffs and expansions, right now on my Steam account. Final Fantasy XV finally left the assembly line at Square Enix, same with Persona 5 at… Read More »