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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare First Impressions

I always feel obligated to play the Call of Duty series since I’m an aspiring video games journalist and I think I should at least be able to talk about the most popular franchise in video games right now. So since I recently got a PlaySt...

 
 
 
 

Thoughts On Dark Souls

For roughly a month or so, I’ve been unable to escape Dark Souls. Whether it’s the numerous streams and let’s play videos on Twitch and YouTube on the leaked Dark Souls III or the general chat for Middle of Nowhere G...

 
 
 
 

Thoughts on The Witness

I love Braid. Braid is, in my opinion, one of the greatest games of the past generation. So you would think that I would be looking forward to creator Jonathan Blow’s next game, The Witness. However, I wasn’t really exc...

 
 
 
 

Thoughts on Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India

I first played Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India back when it was released at the beginning of the year. I played the first two levels and quit as it really wasn’t grabbing me. A couple of nights ago, I found myself thinkin...

 
 
 
 

Street Fighter V Impressions

I don’t even know where to begin. I don’t know why Capcom thought this was okay. I don’t know why everyone else seems to think this is okay. The proverbial house on fire, crumbling around us Street Fighter fans while we just...

 
 
 
 

My Gaming Landscape [February 9th, 2016]

It hasn’t been very long since my last Gaming Landscape but I’ve been playing a lot of new games so I’ve already accrued enough experiences to talk about. So here’s my Gaming Landscape as of February 9th, 2016: The Deadly Tower...

 
 
 
 

My Gaming Landscape [January 29th, 2016]

Hey everyone! I didn’t play nearly as many games as I did for the last Gaming Landscape and that was on purpose. As the first real Gaming Landscape for me of 2016, I decided to try and stay current with the games I play and January h...

 
 
 
 

My Gaming Landscape [January 11th, 2016]

Happy New Year! I played a lot of games over my holiday break, mostly because I didn’t worry about finishing anything. I just played whatever I felt like playing at that moment. I also bought several games, so let’s get into it. My Gami...

 
 
 
 

My Gaming Landscape [December 3rd, 2015]

Hey everybody! Colorwind here and I’ve been playing several different games this past month, including Paper Mario, Yoshi’s Story, Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o...

 
 
 
 

Discussing: The Benefits and Detriments of Emulation

I recently updated my Nintendo 64 emulator, Project 64, after finding out it had an update this past year, and downloaded new graphics and audio plugins, Glide 64 and Azimer’s HLE Audio. After doing this, I realized that two games that...

 
 
 
 

My Gaming Landscape [November 14th, 2015]

Gamers, I come to you today a defeated man. Partially because I had an overwhelming month where I find it hard to concentrate on just one or two games. Mostly because I had to stop playing a game due to technical issues. In fact, please ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Discussing: The Reinvention Curse

Originally posted on colorwynd.wordpress.com.I have this theory about certain video game franchises. This theory, which I’ve hastily called the reinvention curse, states that when a video game series reinvents itself with a new iteration ...

 
 
 
 

My Gaming Landscape [October 21st, 2015]

Originally posted on colorwynd.wordpress.comHey everybody! Colorwind here and I’ve been playing several different games this past month, including Contradiction, Ty the Tasmanian Tiger 4, Transformers Devastation, Metroid Prime, Final Fan...

 
 
 
 

Old School: The Nintendo Entertainment System

Originally posted on colorwynd.wordpress.comThe Nintendo Entertainment System is 30 years old. My, my, my, am I getting old. In honor of the console’s 30th anniversary, I thought I would talk about my memories with the NES.Sonic the Hedge...

 
 
 
 

The Sega Dreamcast Buyer’s Guide

Originally posted on colorwynd.wordpress.com.Are you psyched for Shenmue 3? Did you contribute to the kickstarter? Do you desperately want to look for some sailors? Then you must have played the original Shenmue back in the day, right? RIGH...

 
 
 
 

Colorwind Reacts: Sonic Lost World Coming to PC

Two days ago, as I’m checking my twitter feed, the Sonic the Hedgehog account posts that Sonic Lost World will be coming to the PC. This stopped me in my tracks as I exclaimed “WHAT!?”This was the best thing I could think to say as th...

 
 
 
 

Countdown: Top Five Tony Hawk Games

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 is now available, after over five years without a new entry in the once widely successful Tony Hawk franchise of games. Reviews aren’t quite out for the game yet but um…Yeah. So I thought I would reminisce abo...

 
 
 
 

My Gaming Landscape [September 21st, 2015]

For the uninitiated, My Gaming Landscape is an informal blog post series where I discuss my thoughts on the games I’ve been playing recently, as well as recent news and events in the video games industry and with me in general. This ...

 
 
 
 

Old School: Almost Leaving Video Games

On a recent episode of the Kinda Funny Gamescast, a question for the cast was if they ever walked away from video games, if any of them had ever stopped playing video games for an extended period of time. I thought I’d give...

 
 
 
 

Discussing: Falling Behind The Next Generation

Last week, it was announced that Mortal Kombat X for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 was cancelled. After months of delays, last gen owners won’t be able to play the latest Mortal Kombat game. I was disappointed by this news as I&rsqu...

 
 
 
 

My Gaming Landscape [August 10th, 2015]

Welcome to the new Gaming Landscape! In the past, I used these blog posts not just to talk about the games I’ve been playing but to chronicle and keep track of what I had been playing. However, that has become constraining as sometim...

 
 
 
 

The DMC Diaries–Part 6

It’s been awhile but here’s a new entry in the DMC Diaries for Missions 10 and 11! A lot of the Devil May Cry games have these maze levels where you need to leave the level through the right exit or else the area will just repe...

 
 
 
 

Game Pitch: Primal Rage: New Urth

This is an idea that I’ve been sitting on for some time now. I’ve always wondered what a new Primal Rage would look like and after thinking about this for what feels like a year, I’ve come up with a relatively simple idea...

 
 
 


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