Celebrate National VG Day with 7 Story-Driven Games

Celebrate National VG Day with 7 Story-Driven Games

Pop Culture

National Video Games Day is upon us once more to grace gamers to celebrate their favorite titles from all over. It’s been many decades since the medium evolved from bit to pixel to polygon to state-of-the-art motion capture to bring the world of gaming from the likes of Pong to the likes of something from a Hollywood film. The storytelling of the games has caught up with the graphics respectively allowing for not only photo-realistic games but photorealistic plots in a manner of speaking. The quality has risen so high that video games have become a definitive art form after …

New Game from George R.R. Martin Revealed at E3!

New Game from George R.R. Martin Revealed at E3!

Book Culture

It is a dream come true for fans of Game of Thrones and video games! George R.R. Martin and FromSoftware, an acclaimed video game developer who has created games such as Dark Souls, Bloodborne, and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice are teaming up to create an original video game title! The game, according to Forbes, debuted on June 9th at Microsoft’s press conference, debuting in a frankly epic looking teaser trailer. It’s pretty vague, with little to none of the story actually revealed but the imagery is nonetheless extremely striking. The trailer showcases a man hammering on a magic ring, shattering it into pieces, as beautifully designed fantasy characters populate …

George R.R. Martin Reportedly Writer for Upcoming Videogame!

George R.R. Martin Reportedly Writer for Upcoming Videogame!

Book Culture

Despite Game of Thrones coming to an end on Sunday night, George R.R. Martin is continuing to plow a head with original content! According to an article by PC Games, George R.R. Martin revealed he’s being consulted to act as a writer on an upcoming game by FromSoftware. FromSoftware is a video game developer’s studio based out of Japan, creating such titles as Dark Souls, Bloodborne, and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. Their games often deal with themes of dark fantasy, creating vibrant worlds that nonetheless feel isolated and full of horror. They also emphasize difficulty, being infamous for creating very hard bosses and enemies …