The Grown-Up Geek

May 27th, 2015
Games

Every gamer has opinions on the games they play. This is fine as a concept, but nowadays it seems every opinion has to be extreme in one way or another. We see it everywhere: in reviews, forum posts, videos, and the like. However, some gamers...
July 20th, 2013
Games

This generation has introduced a lot of new technology like motion controllers and 3D handhelds. However, the best trend as of late is the making of the old new again, courtesy of the latest onslaught of remakes. The ability to download...
May 13th, 2013
Games

What do you mean you haven’t played The Guinness Book of World Records‘ ”Best Strategy RPG for PS3″? I guess you could be forgiven considering it came the same day asResistance 2, and Gears of War 2 came out three days later in November of...
December 22nd, 2012
Games

Suda 51 and Grasshopper Manufacture are known for making quirky games. Whether you date back to Killer 7 or just recently jumped on board with Lollipop Chainsaw, it doesn’t take long to realize that the mind of this particular Japanese dev...
August 7th, 2012
Games

Warning: Minor spoilers ahead Super Mario has seen many games—from go-kart racing to even being in the Olympics with Sonic. If you can believe it, there was also a Super Mario RPG before Paper Mario, too! Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven...
June 29th, 2012
Games

The Resident Evil series has a lot of titles that can be referred to as a “black sheep.”  Whether it is the abysmal first-person games, the disappointing Operation: Raccoon City, or the inherently flawed Outbreakgames, the series has just as...
June 25th, 2012
Games

When you look over the wall of Wii games at any game store, you can't help but notice how childish and “casual” the collage of games looks. Unfortunately, a lot of the Wii's reputation for being a 'kiddy' console comes from the abundance of...
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