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“Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus” Review

“Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus” Review

I could probably tell you about the timeliness of this game and its release. I could probably tell you about the minor controversy that erupted on social media when the trailers were first released on YouTube. I could also probably tell you about the unbridled absolute joy that I experienced as I slaughtered wave after […]

Day 0 Update #158 – Xbox One X

Day 0 Update #158 – Xbox One X

On this episode of the Day 0 Update: 2K Games think microtransactions are the way to go. EA acquires Respawn Entertainment. The Xbox One X launches. Plus our picks of the week!

Let’s Weekend #100 – Let’s 100!

Let’s Weekend #100 – Let’s 100!

It’s our 100th episode of Let’s Weekend and we celebrate by discussing the bizarre news of the week. The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia cleans house. Brandon gives us a history lesson about the October Revolution. Plus a whole bunch of other fun stuff. That and more is up next!

“Super Mario Odyssey” Review

“Super Mario Odyssey” Review

Super Mario Odyssey does things that no other game before or after it could or ever would do, and that’s one of many reasons why it’s a must-have for anybody with a liking for video games.

“South Park: The Fractured But Whole” Review

“South Park: The Fractured But Whole” Review

South Park: The Stick of Truth was one of the surprise hits of 2014, so it was hardly a surprise when a sequel was announced a year later.  After a couple delays, the latest game is here, and for better or for worse, it’s more of the same.

Day 0 Update #157 – Loot Box To The Head

Day 0 Update #157 – Loot Box To The Head

On this week’s episode of the Day 0 Update: Some very good looking games were shown at Paris Games Week. Loot Boxes are becoming a dirty term. Plus our picks of the week show you how to get paid for earning Trophies!

Let’s Weekend #99 – Jesus Punched A Jedi

Let’s Weekend #99 – Jesus Punched A Jedi

On this episode of Let’s Weekend: Things weren’t quite as prim and proper in the Victorian era as we’ve been led to believe. Jesus punched a Jedi. There’s a hole in the largest pyramid in Egypt. Plus KFC Japan makes a fried chicken scented bath bomb. That and a whole lot more is coming up!

“Uncharted: The Lost Legacy” Review

“Uncharted: The Lost Legacy” Review

Our 2016 Game of the Year, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, featured an ending that was damn near perfect.  While we won’t go and spoil it, it left a glimmer of hope that the series would continue somehow, some way. So here comes Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, Naughty Dog’s promised single player DLC that got […]

“Forza Motorsport 7” Review

“Forza Motorsport 7” Review

This review is not going to be what you expect. We have a format on SmashPad that we usually follow. For this game though, we decided to run with an idea I had. Many reviews and pundits talk about the bad practices in the gaming industry in a cut-and-dry way, ignoring the fact that on […]

Day 0 Update #156 – Xbox 1 One X S

Day 0 Update #156 – Xbox 1 One X S

On this episode of the Day 0 Update: Original Xbox games launch on Xbox One. Making single-player games is complicated. Plus Nintendo outlines Animal Crossing Pocket Camp. That and more weirdness on this episode of the Day 0 Update.

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