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Gaming Today Guild Wars 2 is Almost the Answer to My MMO Prayers

(This is another edition of /RANT, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)A short while back, I wrote an article decrying the tactics used by modern MMO developers, where they treat the platform as a genre, not as a delivery method. Tha...

 

Gaming Today Rant Bites: Dark Souls PC and Michael ‘Wheat Thins’ Pachter

(This is another edition of RANT Bites, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)Time for some more Rant Bites — miniature ramblings that just aren’t extensive enough to make it as a full column, but have nonetheless been stitched togethe...

 

Gaming Today Why Sony Handhelds Have No Games, Even When They Do

(This is another edition of /RANT, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)The PlayStation Vita arrived in North America on February 22, 2012. As we fast approach September, I can safely — and unhappily — say that I’ve had few true reaso...

 

Gaming Today My First Terrifying Videogame Experience

(This is another edition of /RANT, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)Regular followers of my work will know that I love me a good horror game. I adore horror in general, even though I must confess that I find little of it scary. Th...

 

Gaming Today Hideo Kojima Should Direct Silent Hill Because He IS Silent Hill

(This is another edition of /RANT, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)Recently, Hideo Kojima set the brains of fans ablaze by registering his interest in the Silent Hill series. The Metal Gear director started thinking of Konami’s o...

 

Gaming Today The MMO is Not Just a Genre

(This is another edition of /RANT, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)Ever since World of Warcraft, the term “MMO” has carried with it a certain  set of expectations. In fact, when we talk about MMOs these days, World of Warcraft is...

 

Gaming Today Kingdom Farts

(This is another edition of /RANT, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)You make a game, a movie, or a television series. It becomes really popular. People love it, can’t stop talking about it, and more importantly they demand more. S...

 

Gaming Today You’re No Better than Zynga

(This is another edition of /RANT, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)This week, gamers raised their hands in celebration as news of Zynga’s inevitable downfall greeted their eyes and filled their brains. “Ding dong,” I imagined the...

 

Gaming Today This Generation Will Never Be Finished, Even When It Is

(This is another edition of /RANT, a weekly opinion piece column on GameFront. Check back every week for more. The opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not reflect those of GameFront.)I have a bit of a problem with developers and publishers who suggest that everything we could do on current consoles have been done already. Recently, Crytek sugg...