How Mass Effect Stole Our Hearts: Gameplay Mechanics

Welcome back to part three of my three-part series that looks back at the original Mass Effect triology’s story, characters, and now gameplay mechanics. Mass Effect: Andromeda comes out on the 21st, so we are almost there! And I, for one, and thoroughly excited. Please note: This article will likely contain spoilers of the previous…

How Mass Effect Stole Our Hearts: Characters

Please note: This article will likely contain spoilers of the previous three Mass Effect games. If you intend to play those games before playing Andromeda, I would recommend walking away. Looking Back: The Characters of Mass Effect 1, 2, and 3 Character development is important for any story you watch, read, play, or even write.…

Mass Effect Andromeda Giveaway

  Don’t get too comfortable with us giving so much away, there’s just too much amazing content coming that we want more of you to be a part of! On this episode of Dragon- Oh wait, wrong thign…. But we’re giving away a copy of Mass Effect Andromeda, for whichever platform you want! Special thanks to…

How Mass Effect Stole Our Hearts: Story

We’re only a couple weeks away from the release of BioWare’s latest game release: Mass Effect: Andromeda, set for release on March 21st, 2017. With the game’s imminent release, I thought it appropriate to address my thoughts on the previous Mass Effect games and some of my personal hopes regarding Andromeda’s story, characters, and gameplay.…

Black Oni Podcast 67: Nyx Invades Katsucon

Itunes link | Download MP3 Episode 67: Agenda (1hr 20 mins) Title: Nyx invades Katsucon (and your hearts) 1- Ice Breaker!! 2- Gamin’ News 3- Hot Topic 1- INTRO/ I-I-I-ICE BREAKER!!! (15 mins) • Guests: Will “Black Oni” Wiggins, DreamManifested, Bryshera, Itsyoru Ice Breaker: Interview Questions: 2- GAMIN’ (35 minutes) • Whatcha playin’? • Possible Emma…

Why No Love For COD IW?

Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare sold more copies than any other game last year, and yet sales were still on the decline from the year before. How is that possible? Why do so many people now express such disdain for the Call of Duty franchise, and specifically for Infinite Warfare? Why did, or didn’t you…

Horizon Zero Dawn Giveaway

  As if the free PAX East tickets weren’t enough, we also have one of THE most anticipated games for 2017 already, Horizon Zero Dawn, up for grabs. One lucky winner will receive a physical copy of Horizon zero dawn. We have Black Oni member Brysheyra to thank for this giveaway. Give her a shoutout on twitter…

Black Oni Blog PAX East 2017 badge giveaway

It’s time for another fupic giveaway! This time, we have not one, but TWO PAX East 2017 tickets. One of our crew members graciously donated the tickets after he couldn’t attend, and instead of selling them, he decided it was best to give back to our community and raise awareness around what we do, and help…

For Glory, For Honor! (Hands On Preview)

For our country! For Glory! For Honor! For Honor is an upcoming fighting/action game releasing on February 14 2017 that pits 3 factions of warriors against each other- The Valiant European Medieval Knight, the Ferocious Viking, and the deadly and precise Samurai, each with a unique set of weapons, aesthetics, and abilities. Although For Honor…

A Walk on the Wild Side | Ghost Recon Wildlands Preview

Ready to take a walk on the wild side? Ghost Recon Wildlands is an upcoming open world third person shooter releasing in March 4th on the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC in which players have the freedom to explore an open world Bolivia to take down the Santa Blanca drug cartel. The premise is that you can…