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Become Batman in game series finale.

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

July 8, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Become the Batman.“Batman: Arkham Knight” is Rocksteady Studios’ final game finishing off the Batman Arkham trilogy.The player takes the role of the Dark Knight himself, and the plot revolves around the villain Scarecrow se...

The best games of 2015 are still coming

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

July 7, 2015

Filed under Pulse

We are halfway through 2015.With the exception of games such as "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt" and "Batman: Arkham Knight," the majority of this year's highest profile and best video games are expected to be released during the remai...

Top five video games in 2015 so far

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

June 30, 2015

Filed under Pulse

June just ended, meaning we are half-way through the year. We have seen a slew of good games come out in 2015 already. But which games stand out? Which games should you not miss out on? These are the top five games so far this year....

“House of Wolves” improves “Destiny” but is limited

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

June 23, 2015

Filed under Video Game Reviews

The first-person shooter online role-playing game "Destiny" was released by Bungie on Sept. 9, 2014. With this purchase, the developers promised regular updates and additional content for the next 10 years. In December, "The ...

Get excited: Final Fantasy VII’s Remake is official

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

June 22, 2015

Filed under Pulse

Each year in June, gaming developers and the media travel to Los Angeles to attend the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3. This is the biggest news event in the video game industry and reveals the most important announcement...

Video games receive their very own Christmas in June

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

June 17, 2015

Filed under Pulse

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, more commonly referred to as E3, is the biggest press conference in the gaming world. All of the high profile video game companies head to Los Angeles to show off their biggest plans and games to...

New contender “Heroes of the Storm” enters the multiplayer online battle arena

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

June 16, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

The multiplayer online battle arena genre is all the rage today.More commonly referred to as MOBAs, it is one of the highest grossing genres in the world. For the most part, games in the genre have the same setup with minor diff...

‘Titan Souls’ shoots to thrill

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

May 5, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

At least David brought several stones to take out Goliath with his slingshot.  The nameless hero of "Titan Souls" carries only a single arrow.  “Titan Souls” is a ghost of video games past. The top-down, 2-D game looks simil...

‘Aaru’ should have never been awakened

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

April 14, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Sleeping is one of the highlights of my day. The first thought in my head upon waking up is “When do I get to do that again?”It would have been best to let “Aaru’s Awakening” stay asleep.The game is a 2D platformer whe...

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