Heroes Of The Storm Needs A Mode Between Quick Matches And Ranked Games

In its quest to make Heroes of the Storm as approachable as possible, Blizzard has made one grievous error: they only offered players one competitive gameplay mode before become eligible for ranked “Hero League” matches. This hurts the game in a number of ways. Thankfully, it’s also easily fixable. » 5/21/15 2:36pm Thursday 2:36pm

Reminder: Assassin's Creed IV Is Great

I’ve been playing a lot of Assassin’s Creed lately. First Unity then Rogue, I’ve since moved onto (or returned to) Assassin’s Creed IV, and playing all three in quick succession has reminded me of one thing: Black Flag is a very good video game, better than most people gave it credit for when it was first released. » 4/20/15 8:30pm 4/20/15 8:30pm

The Many Literary Ventures of Code Name: S.T.E.A.M.

Code name: S.T.E.A.M. is an interesting game. The art style is something reminiscent of the Silver Age of Comic Books mixed with Victorian undertones. Gameplay wise it takes mechanics from two popular, yet very distinct genres. Regardless of how the game looks or plays, one aspect that really baffled me when the game… » 3/24/15 2:51pm 3/24/15 2:51pm

Is This Anime Season Really That Bad?

If you've hung around Ani-TAY recently (or many other anime communities), you've probably heard it: "This season is pretty dry", "Winter season this year isn't very good", or something else along those lines. Compared to other anime seasons, Winter 2015 DOES look pretty rough. The volume of both good shows and shows… » 3/09/15 7:30am 3/09/15 7:30am