Gaming News Mortal Kombat 11 Op-ed 

Joker’s Mortal Kombat 11 Fatality Is the Best We’ve Ever Seen

Mortal Kombat 11’s new DLC features the Joker from DC comics. A trailer for the DLC just dropped, showing off Joker’s moves as well as his fatality. This new fatality has a great callback to the early days of the series, and it might be the best one ever. Mortal Kombat 11 is about to get some seriously great DLC. For the first time since Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe, you’ll be able to play as the Joker. The new trailer just dropped today, showing off the Joker’s hilarious move…

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Gaming News PlayStation 5 

Is This PlayStation 5 Design Patent Leak Accurate? You Decide

Alleged design patent for PlayStation 5 leaks online. Features many similarities to the existing PS4. More than a likely fake. As speculation about Sony’s PlayStation 5 plans gathers steam on an almost daily basis, a new contender has joined the fray. This time around, it’s a leak of the alleged design patent for the final consumer version of the PlayStation 5. Alleged PlayStation 5 Design Patent The images were forwarded to CCN via an anonymous tip, seemingly having surfaced on message board 4chan first. 4chan defines itself by oft-spurious rumors…

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Gaming News Op-ed PlayStation 5 Sony 

How Sony Could ‘Future-Proof’ the PS5 with One Epic Feature

The PlayStation 5’s 2020 launch is rapidly approaching. The PS5 allegedly boasts six key features that will “future-proof” the console. But there’s only one feature that truly matters. For all the PlayStation 5 (PS5) hype, we don’t really know that much about Sony’s next-gen console. Case in point: At CES 2020, Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan said that the PS5 would have six key features that make it “future-proof.” Yet we don’t have any clue about what those features are. We can bank on things like backward compatibility, along…

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Bluepoint Games Demon's Souls Gaming Gaming News 

Bluepoint Games is Probably Developing a Demon’s Souls PlayStation 5 Remake

Bluepoint Games is hinting at a Demon’s Souls remake in a Tweet. It specifically calls out ResetEra in the Tweet. Other hints in the message point toward a remake of the game as well. Bluepoint Games can’t help but put out cryptic Tweets to try and keep gamers guessing about its next project. The newest tease from the developer seems to point to a Demon’s Souls remake. There are a few things that make it apparent that the Bluepoint Games Tweet is connected to Demon’s Souls. Cryptic Tweets are becoming…

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Entertainment Gaming News J.R.R. Tolkien Op-ed The Lord of the Rings 

We Need to Stop With The Lord of the Rings Games

There have been plenty of video game adaptations of The Lord of the Rings over the years. Many of these video game adaptations have been pretty high quality, but they usually manage to trample over certain elements of J.R.R. Tolkien’s canon. There probably shouldn’t be any more video game adaptations of Tolkien for a while. The Lord of the Rings is a definitive piece of fiction. Since it was released in 1954, it has swept the world. We’ve had several adaptations, from movies to games to movie-based games. In general,…

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Gaming Gaming News IGN Op-ed 

IGN’s Review Revamp Still Won’t Buy Any Credibility in The New Decade

IGN is switching to a “simplified” 10-point system for game reviews. That doesn’t matter when the publication’s review standards are fundamentally broken. The website hasn’t given its readers any reason to trust its reviews. IGN is changing up its review scores in a major way. The gaming publication will be removing the 100-point decimal system from its reviews in favor of a 10-point scale. Who cares? It’s still IGN. At this point, anyone reading the website for its game reviews is doing themselves a disservice. The review scores coming out…

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