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The final ‘Metal Gear’ is a bittersweet journey

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

September 9, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain: The swan song of one of gaming's most legendary developers.This open-world stealth game could very well be famed creator Hideo Kojima’s last 'Metal Gear' installment. Because of complicati...

‘Mad Max’ leads players down a road of fury

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

September 7, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Max is not the only one who’s mad.'Mad Max: Fury Road' was the best film of the summer, unfortunately, its video game counterpart is almost as barren as the Wasteland it calls home.Set in an alternate universe outside of the f...

Metal Gear’s Big Boss story in a nutshell

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

September 7, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Dozens of pages could be written about the complex storyline of Metal Gear, but I have dumbed it down so even a snake could understand it. The Metal Gear series is one of the longest running video game franchises in history. Created by leg...

Top video game news of the week: Aug. 30

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

September 4, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Battlefront Beta, Release dates, New Xbox — oh my!‘Star Wars Battlefront’ to get BetaOn Tuesday, publisher Electronic Arts announced there will be an open beta for the upcoming "Star Wars Battlefront" in early October.This beta...

How to try (and fail) surviving ‘Until Dawn’

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

September 2, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Butterflies are usually pretty little bugs decorating little girls’ rooms.However, “Until Dawn” makes butterflies the most terrifying insect in the animal kingdom. Not literal butterflies, but rather the butterfly effec...

Gears creator’s new game and new gaming streaming service

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

August 28, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

This week was slow in video game news, but there are still a few big stories to mention.‘Gears of War’ creator releases series of trailers for his next gameThis week, Boss Key Productions, headed by Gears of War creator Clif...

‘Rare Replay’ ranked from worst to best

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

August 24, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

As one of the best deals for video games, "Rare Replay" combines 30 classic Rare Ltd games in one package for $30.The games included were released from 1983 to 2008. Unfortunately, while some games might have been great in their ...

Batgirl additional content is a missed opportunity

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

July 27, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

One of the year’s biggest and highest quality games is Rocksteady Studios’ “Batman: Arkham Knight.”As per usual with many big budget games, developers will release a series of downloadable content after the game's launch...

WoW patch 6.2 improves but fails to fix

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

July 20, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

The genre of massive multiplayer online role playing games has seen drastic changes during the past decade. Originally, most of them had a subscription fee where customers would pay a monthly fee for regular content updates....

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