Haven’t posted anything by Dan Bull lately. Star Wars Battlefront seems like a good reason to do so.
Category Archive: Videos/Animations
Two Mario Did You Know Gaming? Videos – One on New Super Mario Bros. and the Other on Super Mario Maker
DidYouKnowGaming? presents two Mario related videos. The one above is for New Super Mario Bros., which revitalized the 2D Mario genre. The one below is on Super Mario Maker, a game that acts as a celebration of all things Mario. I always did like the idea of the Super Guide. I know a lot …
There were a lot of Undertale covers this week. To the point where I was thinking of doing an Undertale week for the music, but so many other good songs came out that I decided to just post my favorite from the batch. I went with Shady Cicada acoustic/rock cover of Undertale because he …
What even was the Legend of Zelda cartoon? Hilariously bad, that’s what. PeanutButterGamer braves episode 2 of the series that involves Link and Zelda cleaning the castle. Now I never watched this show growing up a kid but one thing that is bothering me is that Link never seems to use his sword …
Innuendo Studios breaks down the seemingly common cited study and explains in simple terms cultivation theory and how it effects video games. This is a great video that explains really well the difference between media effecting beliefs and world views and the myth of “violent games make people want to kill other people.”
DidYouKnowGaming? tackles the Uncharted series, which is a series that I really like. I think it was very technically interesting and I loved the story in Uncharted 2 as well. Speaking of which, one of the reasons why I didn’t like Uncharted 3 as much was that the story seemed like a mess. …
Jamin of PBS Game/Show talks about character design in regards to two gaming’s most iconic rivals: Mario and Sonic. It’s pretty interesting and definitely shows how multiple factors, including the two distinct ideologies behind their game designs, influences how the characters will look. Or perhaps their looks influenced their game designs?
Cracked brings ups a really interesting point about how morality is portrayed in games. Often times, in games like Fallout and Undertale (a game I’ve been thinking a lot about lately), the morality is presented to you as a means for you to express yourself and your own sense of morality. The freedom the …