Results for Tag "dreamcast"

The Day the Dreamcast Died

Posted 07/12 02:05 in Hardware | 0comments

The Day the Dreamcast Died

So the Dreamcast was like, here's 3D done right.Retailers weren't biting, though, and for all its cool software, the Dreamcast just wasn't catching on.

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9 video game rewards that are totally not worth the trouble

Posted 06/23 00:07 in Gaming | 0comments

9 video game rewards that are totally not worth the trouble

Not 'oh, you have to beat this powerful boss' hard or 'gee, this puzzle sure was tricky' hard.More like 'I have to spend five hours fighting the same enemy over and over until the random number generator causes one to finally drop' kind of hard.

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The Best Dreamcast games of all time

Posted 07/28 18:41 in Gaming | 0comments

The Best Dreamcast games of all time

In case you weren't paying attention in 1999, the situation for the Dreamcast wasn't ideal.And it was great, with the console playing host to some of Sega's most creative games of all time, not to mention stellar third-party exclusives.

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The 7 most infuriating taunts in gaming history

Posted 09/08 20:17 in Gaming | 0comments

The 7 most infuriating taunts in gaming history

Some of the best moments in games are about immersion, pulling players into a fictional world where they can project themselves into the characters.That's why it's infuriating when that immersion ends abruptly when an obnoxious character speaks up to ruin the mood.

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9 life or death situations that you can procrastinate on

Posted 09/15 00:39 in Gaming | 0comments

9 life or death situations that you can procrastinate on

The big bad bossman is in his gothic tower, cackling maniacally.Lightning crashes across the apocalyptic wasteland.

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9 healing items that would definitely kill you in real life

Posted 10/14 16:05 in Gaming | 0comments

9 healing items that would definitely kill you in real life

If you're a guest in someone else's home, don't go through all their drawers looking for money.If you see a turtle, don't stomp on it.

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8 of the most common names in video games - and what they mean

Posted 12/08 16:20 in Gaming | 0comments

8 of the most common names in video games - and what they mean

Whether this name has any significance with the names of the characters who use them - well, you might be surprised.He's even got a brass knuckle that says "I Heart God" on it.

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Affordable gifts for the gamers on your list

Posted 12/13 12:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Affordable gifts for the gamers on your list

It's the home stretch of the holidays, and those gifts aren't going to buy themselves.But here's some good news: if you're in a scramble to find a present that'll delight the gamer(s) in your life, you've come to the right place.

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The best Christmas gifts for Pokemon fans in 2016

Posted 12/13 17:58 in Gaming | 0comments

The best Christmas gifts for Pokemon fans in 2016

Here's our definitive list of the best Pokemon gifts to make you the very best present giver that ever was.You love Pikachu and you love Charizard so who do you pick when it comes to selecting a plush toy?

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6 games that do death differently

Posted 12/16 17:04 in Gaming | 0comments

6 games that do death differently

Most of us stop short of claiming we died during our travels, but video game protagonists have a habit of trading in extremes.When they describe their adventures after the fact, they'll detail their own demise before remembering that they're very much alive, and none of that actually happened.

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The best gaming chairs

Posted 12/19 16:07 in Gaming | 0comments

The best gaming chairs

Sometimes just the basic couch or recliner just doesn't cut it when it comes to gaming.You want your gaming chair to be comfortable, supportive and maybe have a few extra gaming-centric features on it.

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9 awesome video game guns that don't kill

Posted 12/22 15:34 in Gaming | 0comments

9 awesome video game guns that don't kill

Love 'em or hate 'em, it's simple fact that guns facilitate violence.Our so-called "heroes" have probably put more bullets in living bodies than there are drops of rain during a thunderstorm.

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The 11 most feeble character motives in video games

Posted 12/27 17:04 in Gaming | 0comments

The 11 most feeble character motives in video games

So often we get riled up when video games get unfairly accused of having lacklustre plots, sub-par characters and more.Check out these guys, who have the flimsiest, most bizarre motivations to risk their lives in video games.

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The most awesome games (if you never push start)

Posted 12/29 15:00 in Gaming | 0comments

The most awesome games (if you never push start)

If you hit that button too fast, you might miss out on the game’s most awesome quirks - the start screen idle animations.If you’ve got to the start screen, you’ve already bought the game and definitely want to start playing straight away.

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10 bizarre things that gaming characters do all the time

Posted 12/30 14:26 in Gaming | 0comments

10 bizarre things that gaming characters do all the time

Treasure chests are like the ATMs of the gaming world--they're a good way to get quick cash, and sometimes there's one on practically every corner.Heck, at least one person is collecting these things--how is that not unsettling?

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8 games that got real-life places wrong

Posted 12/31 17:01 in Gaming | 0comments

8 games that got real-life places wrong

Doing research for video games is not an easy job, especially when it comes to creating the game's setting out of a real-life place.Getting it right becomes even trickier when the devs have never been to the place where the game is set.

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The 7 Greatest love stories in gaming

Posted 01/19 15:40 in Gaming | 0comments

The 7 Greatest love stories in gaming

We love games, and most of the time they love us back.But games that actually tell a great love story?

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