Category Archives: Opinion

Shovel Knight Review – Digging It’s Way To My Heart

I grew up on Mega Man. The little blue robot going up against themed enemy robots spoke to my childlike heart and captured my imagination. I couldn’t get enough even though those games were as hard as nails for a child … Continue reading

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Discussion Mondays: Early Access Games at Retail

With as much controversy as “Early Access” type games are causing these days, one thing I’ve never thought to consider is how the discussion would change or intensify if these titles were sold at retail. Currently, they’re available digitally on … Continue reading

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DICE and the Bad Company 3 Controversy

“We take all this into account when we think about the future, and do franchise strategy,” Troedsson said. “But there’s one thing that lingers with Bad Company that we’ve been asking ourselves: what is it that the people really liked … Continue reading

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Destiny Alpha Gameplay Thoughts and Impressions

After playing the Destiny alpha this past weekend, I’ve really been struggling to organize my thoughts into something cohesive and human readable. Destiny is a game I’ve been looking forward to for a long time coming from veteran studio Bungie … Continue reading

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E3 2014 Personal Highlights and Disappointments

Well, it’s official folks. Another E3 is in the books and I don’t know about you, but it flew by. The 2014 edition was an interesting one with seemingly so many leaks and reveals ahead of the show. I was … Continue reading

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Sony E3 2014 Press Conference Recap

Coming into E3 this year, Sony found themselves in an unfamiliar position after the launch of the PlayStation 4 last November: in first place. After capitalizing on the mixed messaging from Microsoft at last year’s show, launching the PS4 at … Continue reading

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Nintendo E3 2014 Digital Press Conference Recap

Continuing on with their Digital Press Event like last year, all eyes were on Nintendo to see just how they planned to make a comeback. With the WiiU continuing to struggle to find an audience, the major focus this year … Continue reading

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Microsoft E3 2014 Press Conference Recap

Seeking retribution from last year’s poor showing at E3, Microsoft decided to really cut out the fat and stick to the software giving gamers a glimpse into what they can expect this year and into 2015. While not in the … Continue reading

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Transistor Impressions – Shining Bright On Stage

Bastion is a game that really snuck up on me. In fact, prior to reading a review about the game, I really had no clue what it was. As it turns out, Bastion remains one of my favorite games I’ve … Continue reading

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E3 2014 Predictions and Thoughts

It’s hard to believe but E3 is only a month away. As dictated by a fake set of rules here at Gamer Crash, I’m obligated to now present to you all, my E3 2014 predictions. With the new consoles out, it’s … Continue reading

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PAX East 2014: Inside The Indie Megabooth

The indie scene has been rising every year at the Penny Arcade Expo thanks in large part to the Indie Megabooth, a section of the show floor highlighting smaller independent developers and their games. It gets larger and larger every … Continue reading

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PAX East 2014: Crashing Cars In Ubisoft’s The Crew

I’ll fully admit that I’m a sucker for arcade style racers. Give me blazing speeds, unrealistic jumps, and slamming cars over realistic simulation racing any day. While Burnout’s overly long absense has left a pretty big whole in my heart, I’ve been … Continue reading

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PAX East 2014: Unleashing My Inner Monster with Evolve

When I heard that Turtle Rock Studios (the talented guys and gals behind the excellent Left 4 Dead) were bringing their upcoming title, Evolve, to PAX East in Boston this year, I knew that would be my first stop on … Continue reading

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PAX East 2014: Hands On With Below and Super T.I.M.E. Force

Capybara Games (Critter Crunch, Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP) has seemingly been plugging away at two of my most anticipated titles for what feels like an eternity. Can’t deny their past successes so while waiting is (really) hard, it’s definitely … Continue reading

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PAX East 2014: Breaking (More) Bones With Trials Fusion

Happy Trials Fusion week everyone. With the new title now available across the PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, I figured what better time to tell you all about my time with the hard as nails dirt bike game? The … Continue reading

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