Doom Eternal was not only one of the best games that 2020 had to offer, it stands as one of the strongest and most enthralling single-player shooters of all time. Eternal somehow managed to push the Doom (2016) formula beyond all expectations, creating an even more intense, aggressive and head banging experience than most of us thought possible. In addition to the Doom Eternal base game, Id Software and Bethesda announced a two-part campaign called The Ancient Gods that would serve as downloadable content for Doom Eternal. …

Mobile games have developed a long list of stigmas, despite being the largest videogame platform in the world. Mobile games have a reputation for being corny, cringe, pay-to-win and low in quality. Despite this rap-sheet of negative associations, mobile games continue to be the most profitable sector of the videogame industry and are growing at an unprecedented rate. While the quality of mobile games on the market has greatly improved in recent years, many hardcore gamers still view mobile gaming as novice and often games available on mobile devices.

With so much money being generated by mobile games, it only…

I’ve been playing videogames for thirty-years. During that time, I have seen a great number of franchises rise and fall, many disappearing unjustly before their time. In honor of of gaming’s mightiest fallen franchises, I have chosen to compile this list of gaming properties that deserve to continue on and see new life. Be sure to let me know which of these franchises you remember and if there are other gaming properties that you want to see revived, yourself! Here we go!

  1. Resistance: Fall of Man

After making a name for themselves with the Spyro the Dragon and Ratchet &…

Try to think about what shooters you’re looking forward to right. Now’s actually kind of hard, isn’t it? As our gaming habits have shifted more toward Games as a Service, we find ourselves playing more and more on-going games like Apex Legends, Call of Duty: Warzone and Fortnite on end rather than new games. This has of course, lead to less prominent competition in packed Games as a Service genres like battle royale.

But just because you can’t think of a ton of shooters in development that you’re looking forward to, doesn’t meant that there aren’t any. …

While it’s a lot of fun to name your most anticipated games, as we did on my very own God Mode Unlocked podcast, indie games often go unnoticed on these lists. Indie games are by nature, less visible since they usually lack the marketing budgets of their AAA counterparts and sometimes release out of no where. …

Apex Legends has just launched its seventh season, releasing a brand new map and legend along with it. Impressions of both the new map (Olympus) and legend (Horizon) have been off the charts positive with a great deal of player excitement about the changes. Despite the positive buzz, much of the early excitement was drown out by criticism of a new battle pass system that seems impossibly difficult, requiring obtuse amounts of play-time and tasking players with feats that many simply cannot achieve. …

The folks at Nuraphone recently reached out to me and asked to collaborate in compiling a playlist of the best videogame soundtracks of all time. That playlist is available now on Spotify. To accompany the playlist, we thought it appropriate to explain why each song and franchise made the cut, in order of appearance on the list. For the sake of clarity, the playlist itself doesn’t represent any sort of “ranking” but is simply a compilation of some of the great music tracks found in videogames. …

While news of Microsoft’s sale and closure of Mixer spread quickly, much of the discussion has focused on the reaction of Mixer streamers themselves. Many Mixer streamers who had dedicated years of their time and effort to the platform were left feeling deflated, confused and in need of a new plan. The pay day that Ninja and Shroud received when their contracts were brought out was a hot topic, as is Facebook Gaming itself. What no one is talking about however, is why Microsoft decided to move on from Mixer.

The thing that people need to understand about Microsoft is…

The Pitter house had been abandoned for years. Everyone thought that the world had seen the last of the Pitters after the initial tragedy when the father of the family, had turned a gun on them while they slept and disappeared. Years later however, George Pitter himself allegedly turned up and attacked several college students holding a party in a rural home not far from his abandoned homestead. Several young men lost their lives in gruesome manners on that day. The most unlucky of the bunch was forcefully cut apart with a shovel. Two of the surviving members of the…

I really don’t like to complain. As both a human being and a content creator, I always try to be positive and maybe even more importantly, constructive. I have been a huge Titanfall fan since the launch of the original game on Xbox One and I have been a player and streamer of Apex Legends since the day that it released. I have played the game on multiple platform for hundreds of hours and I find that no matter what comes along, Apex feels like home. I always find myself drawn back to it no matter what other games are…

Ryan Reynolds

Live streamer, podcaster, former Mayor and content creator of all kinds. Battle royale specialist. GFUEL Energy partner.

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