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The Last of Us Part II is a Thematic Predicament That’s Stuffed With Both Spectacular and Pathetic Moments (NO SPOILERS)

The moment I learned that The Last of Us II had found a way to let us play the guitar on our PS4 remotes, I knew that I was bound to relish a handful of new features that Naughty Dog had to offer in their highly anticipated and longly awaited sequel. Acclaimed creative mind and […]

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The Last of Us: Replaying the Game Nearly Four Years Later

Naughty Dog Marathon Part 5 of 5 Leading Up to Release of The Last of Us Part II Never has humankind’s greatest attributes felt so deserted as they do in the post-apocalyptic and unapologetically dramatic nightmare that is The Last of Us. It took a father’s reconnection with a daughter-like figure and a beautiful posy […]

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Quick-Thoughts: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (2016)

Naughty Dog Binge Part 4 of 5 Leading Up to the Release of The Last of Us Part II Warning: Minor Spoilers Ahead  At the beginning of Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, we find out that Nathan Drake has finally accomplished living the “normal lifestyle” with his lovely wife Elena. Well, almost. Drake still yearns […]

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Quick-Thoughts: Uncharted 3 Drake’s Deception (2011)

Naughty Dog Marathon Part 3 of 5 Leading Up to Release of The Last of Us Part II Warning: Minor Spoilers Ahead Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception sees our beloved Nathan Drake back in action with his most personal journey yet. A game that spans twenty-years of character development, it’s safe to say this sequel to […]

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Quick-Thoughts: Uncharted 2 Among Thieves (2009)

Naughty Dog Marathon Part 2 of 5 Leading Up to Release of The Last of Us Part II In a cold-blooded opening that puts its gamers into a state of perplexion yet utter fascination into what could possibly be occurring amidst its story, it was beyond apparent that Uncharted 2: Among Thieves was going to […]

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Quick-Thoughts: Uncharted Drake’s Fortune (2007)

Naughty Dog Marathon Part 1 of 5 Leading Up to Release of The Last of Us Part II So this is what the Nathan Drake fuss is all about—interesting. This first entry of the Uncharted franchise is a good time for sure, but I do have some gaping problems with Drake’s Fortune at the end […]

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Quick-Thoughts: Arkham City (2011)

Arkham City is the most sci-fi-y, fantasy-y Batman property I’ve ever witnessed. This is furthermore the biggest orgy of Batman trademarks (villains, deep lore, etc.) that I’ve ever seen in one entity. It’s a Batman fan’s wet dream come true?  It’s probably because I sinfully played Arkham Knight before this, but Arkham City didn’t exactly […]

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Quick-Thoughts: Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order (2019)

Here’s the issue when you have a film critic reviewing a video game: I’ll, more than likely, review the game as if it were a movie or a TV show. If you’re looking for an opinion from someone who’s familiar and critical of the actual gameplay/technical aspects of video games, you probably shouldn’t consider my […]