What Makes an RPG Good?

What determines a good RPG vs. a bad one? There are universal traits for all genres which make for a competent and enjoyable game, but what things, in particular, have to be addressed in order for the game to be as enjoyable as it can be in the RPG genre. Statistics are one of...

The Nintendo Game Boy Origin Story

Written by Michelle In modern terms, the original Nintendo Game Boy had diminutive computing power. The thick, brick-like gray body housed a green tinted screen that displayed four shades of gray and required the skill of being able to angle the screen to get enough light to see, but not cause a glare. To the...

BGN Game Review: ‘For Honor’

Check out the latest "For Honor" game review right here on Black Girl Nerds!

ViacomNEXT Brings VR to the Masses With ‘Smash Party,’ ‘Melody of Dust’ and More

Read on for an experience with the latest VR experiences from ViacomNEXT including Smash Party, Melody of Dust, and more!

Pretty Poet INK Delivers Accessories For Your Inner Nerd

Find all your nerdy, fun, and fabulous jewelry accessories at Pretty Poet Ink, created by our own Black Girl Nerds member! Take a look!

GaymerX East: BGN Interview With Tanya DePass of #INeedDiverseGames

The games industry needs more people like Tanya DePass. If you were at GaymerX East in November, you definitely saw her. Aside from working alongside GX as diversity liaison, Tanya was a constant presence at panels and discussions throughout the convention. And even after we spent some time discussing her ongoing endeavors and bookings,...

BGN Game Review: ‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’

Check out our Black Girl Nerds review of 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare'.