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‘Blind Forest’ is a visual masterpiece

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 25, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Never before has a game's difficulty punched me in the face and kept me around with its beauty.“Ori and the Blind Forest” has players control a little forest sprite named Ori, whose native home on Nibel has been destroyed ...

‘Hardline’ is more good cop than bad cop

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 23, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

“Woop woop, that’s the sound of da police! Woop woop, that’s the sound of the beast!”KRS-One’s anti-police song begins playing when gamers start up “Battlefield Hardline” for the first time.In an interesting chang...

Gaming for a good cause

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 18, 2015

Filed under Pulse

Gamers are putting their controllers, keyboards and TVs to good use this weekend to help sick kids around the world.Students from the Registered Student Organization, Association for Computing Machinery have hosted SalukiLAN, ...

‘Hotline Miami 2’ is a blood-soaked tunnel of fun

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 16, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Do you like hurting people?One of the most violent games of all time, “Hotline Miami,” first asked that question in 2012, surprising a lot of gamers and becoming a hit.But if people thought it was too violent, “Hotline Miami 2:...

‘Kirby’ is big fun fit for small screen

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 2, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Everyone’s favorite pink ball of goo, Kirby, must love Limp Bizkit because he keeps rolling, rolling, rolling in an all-new game.“Kirby and the Rainbow Curse” has the little blob fighting to restore all color to the world after a ...

‘Majora’ is unmasked for a thrilling adventure

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

February 23, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Everyone wants to go on an adventure.People like to escape their boring routines and see something new, which the “Legend of Zelda” franchise has done for more than 20 years.Link, the green-cloaked warrior boy, has fulfill...

Survival of the unfittest

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

February 16, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Competitive multiplayer games have gotten bogged down by cookie-cutter shooters like “Call of Duty” and “Battlefield.” Every player just wants to jump in the game, kill as many people as possible, not die, then brag to th...

Don’t grow up—’Grow Home’

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

February 10, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Exploration is the key to discovery.When your home planet has exhausted all resources, it is time to take to the stars and hope there is a planet suitable for life. Survival of a species is a serious topic—one featured in many...

Be afraid of the dark

By Austin Miller | @AMiller_DE | Daily Egyptian

February 2, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

The zombie genre has become as stale as month-old bread.The living dead character is the latest monster to be in the forefront of pop culture, then run into the ground a short time later. Any remaining zombies should head for ...

#IDARB is #fun

By Austin Miller | @AMiller_DE | Daily Egyptian

January 27, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

It all started with a red box.Developer Other Ocean tweeted a picture of red box and asked the people of the Internet what they wanted to see the box become.Some people asked for the game to have a ball. Some asked for robots. Some...

Top 10 anticipated games of 2015

By Austin Miller | @AMiller_DE | Daily Egyptian

January 19, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Heading into a new year, gamers are rife with excitement and anticipation. A new year means a new slate of video games. Any problems of last year are forgotten with the hope of new games for everyone to spend money on. These ...

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