Category Archives: music

Music Matters – Eight Games with Exceptional Soundtracks

No matter the genre of game, one detail stands out among all others that truly completes a good title: music. Whether you are racing, exploring, fighting a war or just watching a story unfold, a great soundtrack will invariably set … Continue reading

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Half of the VR titles I am most eager to try are not games

While a look at the SteamVR Game titles coming in 2016 seems quite promising, the coolest things I’ve seen demonstrated over the last year weren’t traditional games at all – but rather “experiences”. That’s not to say there aren’t some really … Continue reading

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Thought Provoking, Moving “Life is Strange”

As the credits began to roll, I sat stunned. Far more detailed and complex than the choice-driven story games it might be compared to, DONTNOD’s first episode of “Life is Strange” doesn’t hold back. Even as I poured over the myriad … Continue reading

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Report: PS4 can’t make toast.

Or, how consoles grew up and got day jobs. Since the 1994 debut of the Playstation, Sony releases a new version of their flagship gaming platform roughly once every 6 years. The Playstation 2 was released in 2000, and the … Continue reading

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Auvio – best portable speaker under 20 clams

Judge me by my size, do you? I was in the market for relatively inexpensive external speakers for my laptop when I happened across this hot, ultra portable speaker from Auvio. Coming home for under 20$, it’s too good not … Continue reading

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Serj Tankian’s beautiful “Harakiri”

Energetic, persuasive, engaging. The latest from System of a Down singer Serj Tankian’s solo project is his best work since Elect the Dead and Hypnotize. Fans of his signature style of politically charged rock have come to expect no less, … Continue reading

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