Latest Articles for Author: Frederick Johnson

Path of exile: the real diablo 3

Path of Exile: The Real Diablo 3

Diablo 3 has just been released for home console to critical acclaim. It has been described as the definitive version of Diablo 3 and an all around awesome game. In commemoration of this event I want to talk to you all about the real Diablo 3. Many hardcore fans of the Diablo series were…unhappy with…

Ouya ‘free the games fund’ marred by controversy

Ouya ‘Free the Games Fund’ Marred By Controversy

Ouya was hoping for lightning to strike twice when they launched their “Free the Games Fund.” After the Ouya console itself was funded by a kickstarter that snagged a good chunk of cash and became one of the most successful campaigns ever, they figured they’d try again for the software side of things. The premise…

Mutant league football hits kickstarter

Mutant League Football Hits Kickstarter

The creator of the original Mutant Football League has started a Kickstarter in order to obtain funding for a reboot game to be out on the 360, PC and mobile platforms. If you’re not familiar with MLF then just imagine a a game of football filled with monsters, weapons, and gratuitous violence. The original came…

Steam family share reminds me of something…

Steam Family Share Reminds Me of Something…

Steam has announced that they will be implementing family sharing, Steam Family Share, in order to allow users to test out games that someone they know has already purchased. That way someone can save themselves from spending money on something before they’re sure they actually enjoy it. Alternatively a person could complete the entirety of…

Kojima defends potentially sexist character design…poorly.

Kojima Defends Potentially Sexist Character Design…Poorly.

There has been quite a bit of talk surrounding the comments of Metal Gear Solid series creator, Hideo Kojima on Twitter. They almost exclusively surround the issue of a new female character to be in MGSV named “Quiet.” Quiet is a female sniper character who as of yet has not had much revealed other than…

Why haven’t you seen it? -redline

Why Haven’t You Seen It? -Redline

Welcome anime fans, to another entry in Geek Insider’s series “Why Haven’t You Seen It?” Where we take a look at some of the awesome anime that you can find out there on the web for free. After watching the anime we’ve chosen this week I was left asking myself, Why hadn’t I seen it?…

Game veterans find new development studio

Game Veterans Find New Development Studio

Video game development studio Hinterland may be the future of awesome games. The brand new studio was founded by veteran members of the video game industry. All of the founders have extensive histories in the industry stemming from multiple well known companies including BioWare, id Software, Riot, Sony, and Ubisoft. The founder of Hinterland is…

Multiplayer starcraft rpg successfully kickstarted

Multiplayer StarCraft RPG Successfully Kickstarted

A new StarCraft based multiplayer online role-playing game titled Starcraft Universe was just successfully funded on Kickstarter. The creators utilized the editor in StarCraft II in order to create a complete game that is all its own. StarCraft has been one of the most played real time strategy games since it’s release on PC in…

AT&T Has 9/11 Twitter Faux Pas

AT&T put up a post on Twitter in commemoration of 9/11. Sadly they chose to use an image that a larger number of users seem to have taken offense to. After being posted up on Wednesday a good number of people started posting tweets detailing how offensive they found the photo. So what exactly was the…

9/11: the day that changed the world forever

9/11: The Day That Changed The World Forever

Today is September 11th, the day where everyone in our country is reminded of the greatest act of terrorism in U.S. History. On this day the phrase “Never Forget” is hung like decoration on every Facebook wall and website. For those who are old enough to remember the incident when it happened, there is no…

J!NX Holding Siege of Orgrimmar Swag Sale

All the World of Warcraft fans out there are gearing up for the newest patch, “Siege of Orgrimmar.” In celebration for the 5.4 patch that has unleashed the power of Garrosh Hellscream JINX clothing is running a special sale. You can get 5.4% off on all World of Warcraft products that they have for sale….

Ouya game review: zombie driver hd

OUYA Game Review: Zombie Driver HD

Zombie Driver HD is a simple game where your goal is to destroy zombies. Drive around in different vehicles with different guns and unleash your automotive fury on the undead hoards. It is fun, simple, and addictive, yet it lacks any real multiplayer features. OUYA owners have the advantage of getting it for half of…

The nsa loves iphones

The NSA Loves iPhones

According to the German news site Spiegel, the National Security Agency seems to be particularly fond of the iPhone. No, I don’t mean that people who work at the NSA use iPhones. I mean that the NSA likes the fact that you have an iPhone because it is apparently an information heaven for them.  …

Lemegeton master edition ouya game review

Lemegeton Master Edition OUYA Game Review

Lemegeton Master Edition is a metroidvania Android game that has made its way over to the Ouya. It draws it’s name from a 17th century grimoire on demonology. Within the pages of the book there are 72 demons detailed, and that serves as the inspiration for the game. You control one of two heroes as…

Infinite crisis beta impressions

Infinite Crisis Beta Impressions

If you like comics and MOBAs (Mobile Online Battle Arenas) then you might have heard about DC comics newest game Infinite Crisis. It takes the typical MOBA formula and slaps a super hero inspired coat of paint. You get to take control of your favorite DC super heroes and villains as they battle it out…