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Should You Grapple Hook Back into Dying Light?

When Dying Light first graced our consoles early last year, I was greeted with a really interesting surprise. Sure, we had seen zombie games before, and the very similar game Dead Island launched on PS3 with the premise of being an open world zombie slaying action game, similar to what Dying Light is doing with it’s title. But there…

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Will a Fightstick Make You a Better Player?

Will “Black Oni” Wiggins here to discuss the viability of using a Fightstick over a traditional controller. With SFV quickly approaching, you may be asking yourself “Do I need a fightstick?” “Will it make me a better player?” “Are there any actual pros or cons of using a fightstick over a controller?” I’m here to…

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Halo themed Astro A40 giveaway

I just so happen to have a twitch follower exclusive giveaway available to you guys. All you have to do to enter is follow the directions on the link below, follow black oni on twitch, and hope you win! Epic Twitch Halo Themed Astro Headset giveaway

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Will Street Fighter V Disappoint at Launch?

It’s no secret that I absolutely love Street Fighter. From the moment I played Street Fighter 2 at arcades and on my home console, the SNES, I knew I had an itch to become a better gamer. The allure of competing with other players in a battle of wits, situational awareness, and complex maneuvers was…

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Through the Lense: Top 5 Aesthetic Games

Welcome to a new segment where I give you my reflections on games through the lense of an artist. I want to bridge my knowledge of art making with my passion for gaming, and deliver a unique experience and perspective to you all. As such, I’ll open this segment up by outlining my top 5 aesthetic…

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Is The Witcher 3 Worthy of “Game of the Year?”

  There will always be a time of the year when people wish to crown a game as “game of the year.” Sometimes, it’s easy to pick a winner, whether it’s because there weren’t that many stand out games in the year, or because said title is more-or-less regarded as a universally loved title. Other…

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Is the Huawei Watch Worth It? Review

The Huawei Watch (black stainless steel edition) was $100 off this Black Friday- Cyber Monday. Even with that discount, was that price tag enticing enough to warrant a purchase? Presentation: Look. Look with your special eyes. Pay careful attention to the intricate details, the precise cuts and sporty notches all around the bezel, the angled cuts on…