How the hell did we get so sick of God of War (GoW) that it took half a decade to resurface? A person unfamiliar with the series might look at GoW Ascension (hereafter referred to as Ascension) for the answer and come away none the […]

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When I think of hack n’ slash action games, the first thing that pops into my head is a cheeky and charismatic protagonist. When I think back on why this is, I credit it to the key games that got me into the genre, Devil […]

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I love the fast-paced rush of StarCraft, the tactics of Company of Heroes, and the intricate micro of Command and Conquer. Although Supreme [...]

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For those who don’t obsessively follow the developments of Nintendo, what’s wrong with you? They’re one of the biggest companies in the industry, and their games are golden. Do you hate fun? But also, Super Smash Bros. for the Switch was confirmed in the most […]

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To celebrate the one year anniversary of the Nintendo Switch, the GameCloud team share their picks for some of the best Nintendo games of all time [...]

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Too many games these days are too simple, too elegant in their design to allow for liberating gameplay. We’re stuck in designs that ask very little [...]

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Welcome to the year of the Dog. Instead of sending money for Chinese New Year, the team at Bandai Namco sent me an invitation to preview a couple of games at their offices. I think it might have been more thematic to have sent me […]

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Art design is one of the many components of video games that are subconsciously appreciated but rarely expressed and understood. If a game’s art direction works, it just works, and the player isn’t required to dwell on it. I had little regard for visual unit […]

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Ahoy, me hearties! Ready yer sea legs and leave the landlubbers behind. Gather ye round to listen to a tall tale. A tale about a video game called Sea of Thieves. Sea of Thieves is a pirate action-adventure title for Xbox One and Windows 10 […]

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A friend of mine once remarked, “The reason music is in games is to sync up to the animations.” Simply put, I lost my shit. “You uncultured swine,” I silently thought to myself, “music is lost on you, you petty, vapid slut of culturally ignorant […]

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