E3 Hopes and Dreams

E3 2017 starts today, and anticipation is high as we wait for the biggest announcements for our favorite video game franchises.

BGN Con Report: Combo Breaker 2017

By Junae Benne   Combo Breaker is the biggest Midwest fighting game tournament. It happens every Memorial Day weekend. Combo Breaker stepped onto the scene when Adam Heart retired Ultimate Fighting Game Tournament in 2014. Rick Thiher partnered with Gaming Generations and developed Combo Breaker. This event is among the highest viewed fighting game tournaments on...

BGN Game Review: Tumbleseed

By Junae Benne Tumbleseed is a simple indie game made for the Nintendo Switch. It's a about a seed's journey up a mountain. Sounds easy right? Wrong. You need balance. By pushing up or down on the joysticks you can tilt the left and right side of the beam; simultaneously pushing up or down on...

Twintelle Brings Black Girl Magic to Nintendo

By Junae Benne ARMS is one of the newest titles to hit the Nintendo Switch. It is a two player, simple motion fighting game. You play with a JoyCon in each hand and select different gloves to create combos and unleash a variety of abilities. Have you seen the newest character, Twintelle? She's a celebrity who...

Game On at Philly Wizard World

Today Wizard World has descended upon the City of Brotherly Love & Sisterly Affection, Philadelphia. There will be myriad activities for the discerning nerd and pop culture enthusiast, including a chance to win fabulous prizes! Gaming fans will have their hands full all weekend as Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia hosts numerous tournaments during, June...

TellTale Wows with Walking Dead: A New Frontier

The end of most TV for the summer combined with the long weekend is the perfect time to catch up Telltale's The Walking Dead: A New Frontier before chapter five drops this Tuesday. The magic of Telltale is that through storytelling they manage to put the player directly in their favorite, movie, tv show, or...

Injustice 2 Review

  By James Deshommes NetherRealm Studios a game company known for delving out some serious decent fighting games over the past few years such as Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat X and Injustice God’s Among Us has outdone itself with the new Injustice 2 DC fighting game. The game is well polished and enjoyable plus one that will...

Second Annual Game Devs of Color Expo announces speakers and arcade including 20+ games from around the world

  Brooklyn Gamery is proud to announce the lineup of the second annual Game Devs Of Color Expo, which is being organized by a team of indie game developers and marketing professionals including Catt Small and Shawn Alexander Allen. The event is being sponsored by Xbox and various other companies. The first of its kind to...

PaRappa the Rapper Remastered Review

  Written by: Karla Clark PaRappa the Rapper is back with beautifully remastered graphics and audio that almost make you forget it was originally released during a time when the Macarena was still a thing. However, as Brandy once said, almost doesn’t count. Leftover timing issues leave some parts of the game practically unbeatable, marring even...

“The Mars Generation” Review

At 97 minutes, The Mars Generation is a densely packed documentary about the history and projected future of American space travel. It is well structured, as it initially introduces you to several participants in the Space Camp program in Huntsville, Alabama, then blends in the historical record and current state of the space program...
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