A New Overwatch character Has Arrived…Doomfist

Written by: Junae Benne A new Overwatch character has arrived, Doomfist. He is a villain or at least the bad guy who was put in jail by Overwatch member Winston. We learn a bit more about Doomfists history through his trailer and hearing Jeff Kaplan, a developer for Overwatch, tell us a bit more about him. Doomfist enters the Overwatch lineup as the newest...

PC Game Review: Furi – The Sound and the Furi

  It's my last life, represented as a lonely pale green cube in the top-left corner, and the guardian is in their sixth and final phase...this one's for all the marbles. As expected, the last combat stage includes a spellbinding torrent of bullet-hell miasma, seeping into every corner of the screen, each color and shape...

BGN Review: Watch Dogs 2

  By James Deshommes Twitter: JadesJa Instagram: jxndesign The highly anticipated sequel to Ubisoft Montreal Watchdogs has arrived in Watch Dogs 2. This time around you get a more vibrant colorful city as the series transitions from cold and rainy Chicago to the sunny palm trees and tech enthusiast dense environment of San Francisco. As we enter a...

5 of The Highest Paid Female Gamers of 2017

Over the past couple of decades or so, the world of gaming has exploded, becoming a multi-billion dollar industry. From a quaint pastime that was exclusively designed to entertain children, it has grown into a beloved medium for all ages, with its own events, conventions, and celebrities.  And unlike the world of traditional media...

BGN Game Review: ‘The Red Strings Club’

A classic and recognizable noir intro: meet our hero, falling from a great height, presumably to their death. A series of choices swirling in their head, in cantering step with the piano on the soundtrack, awash in mistakes and traveling scales, with potentially just enough time to reflect as the ground rushes up below....

Janina Gavankar and Jesse Williams Add A Splash of Color To E3 This Year

Written by: Whitney Walters I cannot express how revitalizing E3 was this year! With impressive presentations, anticipated and unexpected game reveals, I feel my list of expectations was fully covered. However, what set apart E3 this year were a few unexpected moments that occurred throughout the conference, these two in particular. The first of the...

Mass Effect: Andromeda Review

By E. Angel When the original Mass Effect came out, I was really not into action role-playing games. For a long time I liked the one or two button games like Mario Brothers, Donkey Kong, and Pac-Man, then they started adding story games.  Lara Croft: Tomb Raider was one of the first games, I was...

E3 Round Up: Melanin Edition

By Shawn Reynolds   This year's E3 might not have been as memorable as others, but for a particular group, this year's conference was record-breaking. Microsoft, Bethesda, Ubisoft, Sony, and Nintendo all featured games with a character of color.   Crackdown 3's reveal trailer opened up with Terry Crews hyping up the audience about the new sci-fi action...

Why I Still Get Mad When I Game — The Story of a Female POC Gamer

It can be rough being a female POC Gamer. And for one Black Girl Nerd, it gets downright infuriating. Read on and learn why one BGN still gets mad when she's gaming, here on Black Girl Nerds!

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes Premieres August 1st!

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes delivers a powerful punch of humor and action filled with touching moments and heartwarming characters working together to build a strong community. We had a chance to chat with the creator, Ian Jones-Quartey, this past weekend at San Diego Comic-Con!
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