PSVG 146: Big Balls Shooter Bros

This Week Kevin is joined by the Mighty LOBORICAN and Mr. Bad Bit Himself as they break down the news of the week and talk Fortnite, Games with Gold, PS+, the Madden Incident, and Nintendo’s Indie Treatment Thank… Read More

The State of The Xbox Empire VI – All Access

Donnie joins Nathan this month to discuss a bit of news out of GamesCom, Xbox All Access, and more! Thank you to our Patreon Supporters: Platinum Executive Producers: Corey Hicks & Mr Mark Moody Gold Executive Producer: Mike BC, Panache Malloy Executive… Read More

Xbox’s New Console

There is this moment in one of my favorite TV shows, Living Single, where Overton watches the girl he cares for (Synclaire) going on a date with a veterinarian. In the middle of the vet and Synclaire’s date,… Read More

Sea of Thieves: Rough Seas turn into Pirate Legend

This won’t be a long story but I felt it important enough to share. This morning, my wife and I were sipping our coffees and just talking about what all we have to do today in preparations for… Read More

Monster Hunter World: Review in Transit

It has been awhile since I dusted my keyboard off for something that wasn’t the OT or my special piece (listen to the podcast for more info). However, after a lot of conversation it just felt like it… Read More

Destiny 2 Leviathan Raid: Let’s Play & Commentary

99 hours into Destiny 2, here we are. The Emperor’s throne room. The exiled Calus sits upon his throne, drinking wine (let’s hope that purple crap is wine), and mocking the countless hours that our fireteam has endured to get here.

Le Tour de France 2017 Review

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Perception – Xbox One

Perception is an adventure/horror game in which you play as a blind woman… If that doesn’t grab your attention, I don’t know what the heck will! Let’s go through a quick checklist before we begin the review: Large… Read More

Opinion: Premium Consoles, Premium Service – The Thing of the Future

With a price of $500, the Xbox One X sits atop of the console market as the fastest and most expensive console in 2017. These announcements have not been without controversy; some are questioning who will pay that much for a new console with the One S now a measly $200 (with current sales). Is the ‘Premium Console’ a needed or wanted device?

What is Bioware’s ANTHEM?

Bioware’s New IP May Not Kill Destiny, But It Caught Us All By Surprise–Suit up Freelancers!

XBOX 2017 E3 Brief: 5 Things I Loved

The Xbox 2017 E3 Brief focused on one thing: Games, Games, Games.

Late Thoughts on Firewatch and Storytelling in Video Games

So powerful and long-lasting is the impression left behind by a great story and narrative, that experienced and picky gamers like I will even forgive glitches and bugs, if we are rewarded with living out great writing.

HALO Revitalized: A Fanboy’s Perspective

In a world where gamers are blessed with a great number of options and alternatives to spend their time and money on, Halo can no longer assume the fans will tolerate stupidity. Halo has been great and can be great, so let’s get it done.

What Would It Take To Get Me To Buy An Xbox One

I hear at least once a week if not more, “Kevin, you should buy an Xbox One….”. So I thought it was fitting to contribute to “Xbox Week” here with an explanation why I do not have one,… Read More

Nathan’s Take on Xbox Play Anywhere

Xbox Play Anywhere was announced at E3 2016, and was met with some criticism as well as some praise. The program entitles gamers that purchase specific digital games to access the game on both Windows 10 PCs and… Read More

This Week’s Xbox Gem (Week of May 17th, 2017)

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Nathan Checks Out Forza Horizon 3’s Hot Wheels DLC

The latest DLC for Xbox One’s Forza Horizon 3 is out and Nathan streamed his first half-hour to give you an idea on what you can expect. Just in case you were unaware, here’s the PR details about… Read More

Telltale Guardians of the Galaxy episode One: Tangled Up in Blue: Quick Impression

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Ghost Recon Wildlands – The Ultimate Review

Ghost Recon Wildlands will be one of the most underrated games of 2017, but offers the player one of the best MilSim experiences ever built in one of the most beautiful environments crafted in gaming. Whether you are a shooter or an explorer, an adventurer or an achievement/trophy hunter, the Wildlands offers a reward and exciting experience that must be enjoyed one province at a time. And yes, even though it is awesome to play solo, it is better with others.

Noteworthy Xbox Digital Game Sales This Week (Ending 3/6)

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Xbox going Netflix?

So in an announcement earlier this morning Xbox has announced a new subscription, aptly named Xbox Game Pass – (Full Release). Today, we’re continuing our commitment to give you more options to diversify and expand your library of… Read More

Ghost Recon Wildlands: Beta Impressions

Twelve hours later and having completed 99% of the beta content, I have put down my controller and taken off my headset feeling extremely satisfied. If the full GRW expands on its beta, then the gaming community can look forward to a rich and engaging open-world tactical shooter that will deliver exponential amounts of high-quality entertainment—playing with friends is recommended.

Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour Review (Xbox One)

However, even though Duke Nukem 3D will forever remain one of the great shooters that gave us the modern shooter era, the game’s re-release assumes that this shooter formula will not just attract old fans, but be a competitive and re-playable for newer and modern gamers. Is that a good assumption?

Darksiders Warmastered Edition – Xbox One

Darksiders Warmastered I have never played any of the Darksiders games. Not for lack of wanting, to be honest I’m not really sure why I never played them. I had always heard good things about them, especially amongst… Read More

Halo 6: Forging a Path Forward

Halo set the standard for FPS campaigns 15 years ago. It’s about time to set a new high standard. Halo 6 provides an excellent opportunity to lead the way.