The Age of Internet: How Do You Play?

There was a time when co-op meant passing the controller to the person on the couch beside you. Way back in the dawn of (video game) history, PvP meant bouncing a ball past your opponent in pong. I personally have fond memories of staying up all hours of the night, bent over a keyboard, in the dark, by my self, killing monsters and demons in Doom. These days...

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When Did Nintendo Stop Being Cool?

Let’s be honest, you have to be above a certain age (and most of us are old enough in the MttG community) to remember when Nintendo was king. It’s been a while, but there was a time when all bowed down to the might and majesty that was the Nintendo empire. Nobody else was even CLOSE to owning the console market. Sure there were Atari and Coleco...

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PS4 Day 1: What’s In Your Bag?!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for Sony fans! The week when you can get your greedy little hands on the much-awaited new hotness from your favorite friends in Japan! Depending on the person you talk to it’s either the day everything changes and the world is remade anew or it’s the day they descend into a game-coma and are declared...

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My Tribe: What’s Your Genre?

We gamers are a curious bunch. Even if you discard all the terrible stereotypes that get thrown at us (fat, Cheeto-eating, Mt. Dew-swilling, overly violent, sexist, man-children) we still have a few attributes that not only set us apart but which we often wear with pride. One of these is that we are super tribal in a lot of respects. We call ourselves PC Gamers...

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How I Roll: My Life, My Games, My Platform

We all know that gaming isn’t like it was for us when we were younger – you and some friends, huddled around a TV or computer, pouring hours and hours into a game. These days, our time is fragmented and split between our responsibilities (family, jobs, etc.) and our beloved games. It’s a lot harder to throw together a LAN party than it used to...

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Dope or Nope: The Next Gen Cometh

Yes yes, y’all it’s time for the very first MttG blog poll! Today we’re rolling out a new feature on the blog – every week, we’ll be posting a new poll to see what our community thinks about a subject. Voting starts at midnight Tuesday/Wednesday and ends at midnight a week later. Mostly, we’ll keep it light but sometimes...

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