Opinion, Video Games

What Makes A Good Fallout Game?

Oh, the greatness of Fallout. Just writing the name out brings back some of the coolest memories of roaming the wastelands. Now, I have to admit, my first Fallout was Fallout 3, so I'm not a dayone OG or anything. However, I'm kind of glad I started with the third entry. The previous entries in… Continue reading What Makes A Good Fallout Game?

Geek Culture, Opinion

Why Is Geek Culture So Toxic?

The geek culture community has always been an inviting place for me to come and discuss my thoughts on several of my favorite fandoms. You would think you'd be able to network with fellow lovers of your of your favorite franchises, and have a healthy discussion. Right? WRONG. Geek culture is full of some of… Continue reading Why Is Geek Culture So Toxic?

Anime

Dragonball Super: A Rough Start To An Amazing Finish

There is no anime that comes close to the legendary status of Dragonball. It's marked by it's intense battles, insane transformations, and a main character whose hair is just as legendary as his development through three series. One doesn't count...looking at you GT. Man, I remember when me and my friends got the news that… Continue reading Dragonball Super: A Rough Start To An Amazing Finish

Opinion, Video Games

Xbox Exclusives We Wish Were On PlayStation

It's no secret that we here at 101 Militia Gaming are strictly PlayStation gamers...well, I guess we like Nintendo too, but that's a discussion for a different day. Even though we are fully committed to Sony’s masterpiece consoles, there are definitely some titles across the pond at Microsoft that have caught our eye. These are… Continue reading Xbox Exclusives We Wish Were On PlayStation

Opinion, Video Games

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, The Greatest Entry That Revolutionized A Franchise

Oh the great memories of playing Black Flag at 2 A.M, singing sea shanties with my crew quietly while my wife sleeps in the next room. I have never been more invested into an Assassin's Creed game EVER. There was something about Black Flag that set itself apart from every entry previous, and honestly every… Continue reading Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, The Greatest Entry That Revolutionized A Franchise

Dungeons and Dragons

Several Tips For New Dungeon Masters

So, you're running your first one shot for your group, and you're absolutely terrified. It's okay, I've been there. Every new DM has been there. You're scared your players will hate the adventure you've spent so long on creating, but that couldn't be farther from the truth. Your players are honestly just happy to get… Continue reading Several Tips For New Dungeon Masters

Review, Video Games

Naughty Dog Delivers The Greatest Game Of The Generation…Again

What is it that makes a game great? Great story telling? Flawless gameplay? Realistic character development? Gorgeous graphics? Well I'm here to tell you that a game of that magnitude exists. That game is The Last Of Us Part II. Not only has the development team at Naughty Dog produce the greatest game of the… Continue reading Naughty Dog Delivers The Greatest Game Of The Generation…Again

Interview, Video Games

Interview With M2H And Blackmill Games

It's not easy developing a decent game set during the events of the first world war. That's why when we get one, it's truly a reason to rejoice. The great minds over at M2H and Blackmill Games have given us not one, but two amazing WW1 first person shooters this generation. Those who know me… Continue reading Interview With M2H And Blackmill Games

Opinion

Best Geek Shops Around Champaign, IL

101 Militia Gaming is based in the University city of Champaign, IL. Not only is it the home of the 101, it's the home of some of the coolest geek stores in the midwest! If you're in the market to blow your money at some of the coolest, small businesses, look no further. Check out… Continue reading Best Geek Shops Around Champaign, IL

Opinion

Geek Life Nostalgia: Yu-Gi-Oh

Man, 2013-2014 was some of the best, and hardest years of my life. Going to highschool and working almost 40 hours a week was some of the hardest work I've ever done. However, there was a light in the dark. No matter what was going on in my life, whether it was our electricity being… Continue reading Geek Life Nostalgia: Yu-Gi-Oh