BornAgainGamer

Fallout 3 and our Apocalyptic Tendencies!

I recently got a resurgent interest in all things post apocalyptic. This has absolutely nothing to do with an idea I got a few days ago to perhaps pursue my thesis on Post-Apocalyptic literature next year. So of course my first natural response was to get the greatest Fallout craving I ever had. This was […]

Huttstuff(It is indeed)

If you are looking for a good source to get all your gaming news, as well as reviews and other trends in the culture, I would highly recommend you to go and check out Huttstuff.net. They are a rather new but quickly growing site dedicated to bringing you the latest and most interesting news of […]

Infamous 2: Review

Infamous 2: Review (Warning this review contains possible plot spoilers for the FIRST Infamous, but if you haven’t played the first, why are you reading this anyway? Go play the first then we’ll talk again, tisk!) Infamous was the first game my Ps3 ever slowly drew into its now ever hungry disc rom. I shouldn’t […]

Lone Survivor: Review

Release date:  March 2012 Developer: Superflat Games Not being much of an indie player, until just after playing Lone Survivor, and my subsequent purchase of my very own Humble Bundle, I went into this game with quite a bit of scepticism. I heard the little bit of hype, read the reviews and my thoughts were… […]

The Modern First Person Shooter: For better or for worse?

As I might or might not have mentioned before, I am now writing for a growing and dedicated gaming website! This is my first non-review article and opinion piece that I wrote for them. I invite you to check it out :). The First Person Shooter: Slow Evolution or Painful Degeneration http://lazyassgamer.com/the-first-person-shooter-slow-evolution-or-painful-degeneration Feel free to […]

My 5 most memorable games

I haven’t posted in a while because things have been so hectic over on this side. I ended my second term of Honours and acquired a nice part-time reviewing gig at Lazyassgamer.com <- so go check that out, my posts will appear there soon :D. Anyway, been seeing a lot of gaming lists on the […]

The Importance of Story in Modern Gaming

The importance of story has fluctuated throughout the history of the gaming culture. Back when systems were slow and weak an emphasis were put on story to make up for the lack of graphics or interactive game play. Then came the nineties with the boom of the Playstation and introduction of the CD and 3d […]