It’s getting pretty exciting with the Nintendo Switch launch coming this Friday! Now we have a list of indie games coming to the Switch. GDC has been a whirlwind of information and it is exciting to think of what meetings Nintendo is having with developers behind closed doors here at GDC 2017.
Startup companies these days entice investors using numbers, in the case of online service and app startups, high user subscription/followers is what brings value and visibility. Word on the street was that Twitch was once a tiny and highly unsecure office back in its early days, with such a strong lack of security that someone even got away with stealing complete PC setups there without any delays.
Today we bring you a new Video on Epic Power Gaming where 2 of our contributors discuss whether or not games can be art or not.
Day 1: The Division
This is article one of a series of articles where I place my girlfriend, Kay, in front of a game she’s never played. She’ll play for Twenty minutes and i’ll write about it here.
Without Further ado, Kay plays: The Division!
My 11th GDC in San Francisco is upon me. Thinking back it has been full of really great experiences for most part. The first time I went to GDC the event took place in San Jose, CA. I was in college and a professor, Prof. Wilcox, who became a dear friend of mine paid for the flights of two other students and myself to attend. One of the people was my roommate and best bud Andy. The other was a young freshman named Kevin that Andy and I had never met. Kevin is now in my best buds list but his young age, under 21, was likely to make trouble for Andy and I.
The Nintendo Switch is officially coming out on March 3, 2017 at $299 US. But is it what gamers want?
The Switch has been in the works and known to the public since E3 of 2015 as the Nintendo NX. Rumors swirled for a full year until Nintendo officially named it the Switch in October. But outside of the name and the general release date, we didn’t know what the Switch would really do. Then, late night Thursday, January 12, 2017 Nintendo finally confirmed a lot of information about their new console.
Great games for under $3 in the Green Man Gaming Winter Sale. Plus get an extra 10% with the code WINTER10
The big hit in the sale is definitely Chivalry: Medieval Warfare at $2.49.
For that price you can buy 4 copies and create a kingdom with your friends.
Just because it is supposed to be candy, doesn’t mean there might not be a samurai sword in the wrapper.
What scary game are you playing this week?
Remember to check your kid’s Halloween Candy!