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E3 2015: What We Hope To See

Our Journey to E3 continues with a brand new video countdown, in which the Cinelinx team gathers together to discuss the game titles and reveals they all hope to see revealed, or shown, at this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo.  Come inside to watch! 

5 Great Retro Game Movie Tie-Ins

These days, movie tie-in games have developed a poor reputation, and seen mostly as quick and dirty cash-ins than enjoyable gaming experiences.  That wasn’t always the case, however, and back in the day, gamers were treated to some amazing games based on their favorite films.  Today, I’m looking back at some of the most enjoyable retro games that happen to be movie tie-ins! 

Fan Creations: Doom Lego’s, Netflix On NES, And Assassin’s Creed Pranks

There have been a few fan creations and video games popping up on my feed lately, so I figured let's toss a couple of them into one article for you! Check out what fans are doing with inspiration from our favorite video games!

Video Game Movies Are Improving, But Why Have They Been So...

When I was young I was fascinated with video games. I still am to this day, but I had a passion burning that had me wanting to make games. I still dream of one day entering that E3 stage, but things turned a bit for me. I grew up during a time that was still developing game design, and programming. So I didn’t have a lot for me. What I did have was film, so I transitioned into making movies since I figured it was the closest thing to making video games. Yet to this day I still fight to bridge the two industries because the film industry simply does not accept videogames. This is why I believe video game movies are so terrible.

 

Games We Love – Doom

There are only two games that I can play repeatedly pretty much my whole life and never get bored of them. Doom and Metal Gear Solid, but for this I will focus on Doom. I don’t know what exactly it is with this game, but it’s well over 20 years old and pretty out dated in every way possible, and yet here I am with a PS4 waiting for it to get ported to it somehow, someway. Why?

Game of the Year Awards – Jordan’s Top 5

As we wind 2014 down, we’re taking a look at the best games of 2014 leading up to our Game of the Year selection.  Today, I’m presenting my five favorite games of the year and why they’re worth consideration for the top honors.  Come inside and have a look!

The PlayStation TV Might Be The Final Nail In The Vita...

While the PlayStation TV could have been a great way to revitalize the Vita handheld, after getting some more hands-on time with the platform, the opposite may in fact be true. This could signify the end of the Vita in general.  

The Fathergamer Podcast Episode – 40 Part One

After a hiatus, The Fathergamer Podcast is back and better than ever with new faces, new topics, but still discussing all the things you care about. This week, we're introducing the new crew and talking about Bungie's Destiny. 

The Best Nintendo Exclusives We’re Still Playing

All month long in our Gamerlinx editorial series, we’ve been talking about the best exclusives to have ever graced the Nintendo systems.  While our writers have done a great job breaking some of them down, there’s simply too many to cover in one month!  So instead, for our final article this month we’ve opened it up to ALL of our writers to briefly discuss our favorite Nintendo exclusives that we’re still playing to this day.  Come check out our lists and share your own!

SCNS Live: Season 3 – Episode 30

On an all new episode of the Super Cool Nerd Show, the gang takes a look at the biggest things to happen in the world of geek culture this week with a special guest host.  We also talk about our annual Extra Life charity fundraiser, and lots more! 

The Casual Cinecast Has a Brief Encounter In This Week’s Episode

On this week's Casually Criterion episode of the Cinecast, we're diving into David Lean's Brief Encounter, discuss the Snyder Cut announcement, and more! Mike, Justin,...