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The Misfortunate Event of a Video Game Journalist


There I was staring obliviously into a pitch-black, empty computer monitor only guessing at how it could have happened. I kept telling myself, “I cleaned this damn thing 3 days ago.” They say there is a thin line between love and hate and boy did I feel both towards myself.

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The Greatest Years of E3: Moments that Shaped the Video Game Industry


All true video gamers have, at least, heard of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, better known as E3. Ever since its inception in 1995, the convention has been the launching pad for many of the most impactful creations and conceptions in video game history.

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Are Video Games Too Expensive?

Are Video Games Too Expensive?


I had an interesting discussion a few days ago about whether or not video games were too expensive, so much so that I lost a night’s worth of sleep trying to come up with a definitive answer. Why are games so expensive? Games from major publishers all are released for $50-$60, be they retail or […]

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EA’s Origin vs. Valve’s Steam: How Do They Stack?


EA looks like it wants to muscle in on some of the action in PC digital and online gaming with the launch of Origin, its own digital game distributor, which is a smart move considering the PC gaming market continues to grow, while PC retail sales are absolutely dismal. It’s been made absolutely clear in […]

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The Reloading of APB


Being one of the most highly anticipated and controversial games of 2010, yet also one of the biggest let downs, APB was plagued with issues that led to its ultimate end. But like a phoenix, APB has arisen from its ashy grave to again try its luck at life. Yet, one question still remains unanswered. […]

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Plasma & Prejudice

Plasma and Prejudice


For me, Halo was the first great trilogy in gaming. Halo: Combat Evolved (Halo CE) introduced the console world to the de facto way of making a shooter. Halo 2 surpassed its predecessor by introducing console gamers to the joys and wonders of online play, vulgar 12 year-olds and all.

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Meet the Staff – Tyler Lee


“Meet the Staff” is an ongoing special that allows readers to connect with the GGC personnel. The second of the editorials would be second in-command Tyler Lee.

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5 Games I Can’t Wait to Play This Year


Rockstar Games’ next big thing appears to be L.A. Noire. With past successes such as Red Dead Redemption and the entire Grand Theft Auto series, I am excited to see what Rockstar has done this time in order to impress its audiences. This excitement led me to develop a “Top 5” list of video games […]

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Meet the Staff – Gregory Wampler


“Meet the Staff” is an ongoing special that allows readers to connect with the GGC personnel. The first of the editorials would be none other than the head honcho himself, Gregory Wampler.

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MMO Lexicon


Here at The GGC (Great Gaming Crusade), I write various reviews for various genres of games. One of the deepest, and probably most confusing, would be my reviews of various MMOs. First of all, for those who may not know, an MMO is an abbreviated form of the word “Massively Multiplayer Online Game”.

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Video Game Heroes

10 Greatest Video Game Heroes


It’s time for a look at the other end of the spectrum.  If you enjoyed my look at the most evil villains in video games then you should really like this list.

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10 Most Evil Video Game Villains


Every gamer remembers a villain that just sticks out in their mind; the one that did the most dastardly thing imaginable. They were the one that shocked you because you never thought they would go that far, or the ones that angered you for what they put your poor protagonist through.

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