Author Archives: Derek "Gamer Crash"

Top 5 Biggest Surprises of 2016 (So Far)

We’re deep into summer territory here and with the news and actual game releases slowing to a crawl, I figured it would be a great time to return to my mid year lists I started last month. Today, I’m taking … Continue reading

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The Many Ups and Downs of Battleborn

Ah, Battleborn. While I’m a big fan of the Borderlands games that Gearbox created, Battleborn never really struck a chord with me once it was announced. For the majority of it’s development lifecycle it had gone largely ignored. I really … Continue reading

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5 Movie Franchises That Could Be Fun VR Experiences

In the aftermath of E3, virtual reality proved to be a major point of emphasis for some companies like Sony, whose VR-related announcements revealed the emergence of some big franchises like Star Wars Battlefront: X-Wing Mission and Batman Arkham VR. The … Continue reading

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The Underground Breathes New Life Into The Division

Tom Clancy’s The Division was arguably my most anticipated game ever since it was first teased all those years ago during Ubisoft’s “one last thing” moment they like to do during their E3 press conferences. Thankfully, even after all the … Continue reading

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E3 2016: Microsoft Press Conference Recap and Review

The last of the big hitters this year at E3, well technically first if you want to be accurate, was Microsoft who continued to find themselves in the back seat to Sony. While The Xbox One has seen radical and consumer … Continue reading

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E3 2016: Sony Press Conference Recap and Review

2015 was an interesting year for Sony. While their sales lead over the competition continued to grow, they ended the year with somewhat of a whimper as their major holiday game, Uncharted 4, was delayed into 2016 and nothing really … Continue reading

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Now Arriving: Games of July 2016

Ladies and gentleman, welcome to the dead zone of 2016. If you’re looking for new, high profile games, July is not your month. Still, the good news is that there are a few games to pick from this month. Personally, … Continue reading

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