by bapenguin

Game industry trends of 2018

In any industry, competition is a vital concept as it triggers technological advancement. Similarly, innovations are inevitable in the competitive gaming market. Gaming corporations are making bigger strides to keep up with the technology tide.

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Looking ahead to ESL One Birmingham 2019

From 31 May to 2 June 2019, UK gamers will get chance to attend one of the world’s biggest esports tournaments when ESL One comes to Birmingham. The massive event will take place at Arena Birmingham and will see thousands of eager gaming fans flocking to see some of th

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Roundup: The best gaming tablets of 2018

Whilst there is little doubt that consoles like the Xbox One and the PS4 offer perhaps the most powerful gaming experience, it’s also true that some tablets are capable of taking your enjoyment of games up a level.

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How to Play 3D Roulette Online

Ever since its inception in the 18th century, Roulette has been a common element in casinos around the world. It is thought that the game initially came from Monte Carlo, where only rich individuals could afford to play it. 

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Injustice 2 PC Review

I spent a ridiculous amount of time with the PC version of Injustice, and when the console version of Injustice 2 launched with a PC port in sight, my heart sank. Thankfully it was worth the 6 months wait as gamers get to experience the NetherRealm title with 4K support, extra characters, and plenty of bells and whistles tha

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Will couch co-op ever return properly

One of the greatest gaming memories for plenty of avid gamers is playing co-operatively with friends on the same console, with couch co-op being one of the biggest lures of gaming during the first few years of the millennium.

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Is it Time to Find the Best Gaming VPN?

The rise of E-Sports has taken a lot of folks by surprise, in just a short amount of time the concept of watching someone play a video game - let alone watching someone play a video game for money - has gone from a pipe dream to the norm. Streaming platforms like Twitch and Mixer see millions of hours of engagement a day, and with the top five

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Value or Validation

    I should admit, throughout my time writing, and even as far back as when I began watching and playing games, my outlook was always skewed to the wrong side. I constantly have to reel myself back to where I need to be, my focus often creeping towards convincing people that what I love has value, rather than focusing on th

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Press X to Play

    ‘Press X to Jason’ the screen reads, as you play through Heavy Rain. ‘Press X to pay respects’ the screen offers, as you begin Call of Duty; Advanced Warfare’s campaign; these scripted moments are something that try and engage the gamer but often feel as though they are awkward moments, much l

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NHL 17 Review

Every year I debate whether or not to pick up the latest NHL game, usually holding off until the day of release and finally giving into the urge. It’s not that I don’t like video game hockey, in fact, I absolutely adore it. But it’s a tough pill to swallow a $60 price tag year over year. EA tends to throw in buzz words for ne