My Entire 2020 Video Game Experience

It wasn’t the brightest year but 2020 still shined. I haven’t written in a long time and it’s because I’ve taken a step back to collect my thoughts with patience. I know people say 2020 was a bad year, but it was good to me. I’m grateful that I get to write about my experience […]

Shigeru Miyamoto, Video Game Designer

The Walt Disney of Video Games Shigeru Miyamoto is known as the godfather of modern video games and the greatest game designer. Shigeru is responsible for having created iconic characters like Mario, Zelda, Donkey Kong, Star Fox, and Pikmin. Shigeru has spent the past forty years in the industry developing the most highly acclaimed video […]

Tina Nawrocki, Cuphead Animator

Revitalizing an age-old technique in art and storytelling Tina Nawrocki is one of the animators of Cuphead, one of the most amazing video games of this past decade. Cuphead is a run n gun video game with an art style inspired by the 1930s. Developed by Studio MDHR, Cuphead’s illustration and animation are truly one […]

The life of Satoru Iwata

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One of the most influential programmers and developers in the gaming industry Satoru Iwata is one of the most widely influential and recognized programmers in the gaming industry. In 2005, Satoru became the president of Nintendo and led the company into new horizons. He’s creativity and achievements during his career have left a marking impression […]

Examples of UI Design in Video Games

Types of UI Design in Modern Video Games User Interface (UI) design in video games is communication through visuals. UI indicates to the player what is possible, relaying all the necessary information to understand how to play and navigate the game. When UI design is done right, it improves the user experience. “A user interface […]

Robert Hodri, 3D artist at ID Software

3D Environmental Artist in the Gaming Industry Robert Hodri is the Senior 3D Artist at id Software. They are among the most recognized developers in the industry, having created first-person shooters like Wolfenstein and Doom. Hodri has had the opportunity to work on both of their recent revival of franchises. Robert studied at the University […]

Akira Toriyama, Game and Manga Artist

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The creator of Dragon Ball makes concept art for games Akira Toriyama is one of the most acclaimed Japanese manga and game artists. Toriyama’s illustrations have a signature style that’s instantly recognizable upon a glance or distance. Akira’s most notable works are Dr. Slump, Dragon Ball, Dragon Quest, and Chrono Trigger. Akira became the wealthiest […]

Nintendo Direct Announces Mario’s 35th Anniversary

Mario's 35th

Celebrating over three decades of fun To celebrate Mario’s 35th anniversary, Nintendo announced a couple of new video games, content, and toys featuring Mario through a Nintendo Direct. Mario has been Nintendo’s longest-running and one of the most critically acclaimed video game franchises of all time. The Italian plumber has come a long way from […]

Ghost of Tsushima PS4 Gameplay

Fast sword slicing samurai goodness In Ghost of Tsushima, the player begins ‘Tales,’ which are missions or quests. Each Tale starts with a cutscene where two or more characters engage in conversation. The conversations between characters explain how the levels will be. Players can fight enemies head-on or use stealth to sneak around. You can […]

Ghost of Tsushima PS4 Preview

Travel across feudal Japan as a Samurai Ghost of Tsushima is a great game, and I’m having a nice time playing. Ghost of Tsushima is an exclusive video game for the Playstation 4 made by Sucker Punch. Sucker Punch is known for their Sly Cooper trilogy on the PS2 and Infamous franchise on the PS3 […]

The Last of Us part 2 PS4 Review

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A story of revenge and hate The Last of Us Part 2 is a fantastic game no matter what anyone says. Seven years have passed since the release of The Last of Us for the Playstation 3, and in those seven years, the entire world fell in love with Joel and Ellie when they were […]

The Last of Us 2 Santa Barabara Screenshots

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A jewel on the Californian coast Each of the environments in The Last of Us Part 2 is beautiful and unique from one another. Player’s will travel across through thick woods and overgrown vegetation on urban landscapes. Eventually, Ellie makes it to Santa Barbara, which is probably my favorite level. The Last of Us Part […]