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

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

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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

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Let’s Talk: South Park!

Hello everybody and a happy weekend to all. This week I wanted to talk about a game that’s honestly surprised me with how well it’s all put together. Today we are gonna talk a little about the South Park games. I never thought i would enjoy an RPG as much as I have these last… Continue reading Let’s Talk: South Park!

Video Games

I Cannot Stop Saying Ooblets

Ooblets. ooblets. Ooooooblets. Ooblets? Ooblets. Ooblets is an indie, single player game being released July 15th for early access on Xbox One and the Epic Games Store. It’s also my new favorite word. A list of things the game includes: Farming They had me at farming game and yet... there's more. Dance battles You. Me.… Continue reading I Cannot Stop Saying Ooblets

Opinion, Video Games

#ThanksToVideoGames

Yesterday was National Video Game Day! Did you celebrate? Video games have gone from being a fun recreational activity to now being a career option through competitive E-Sports. One thing is for sure, they are not going away anytime soon. Fans of video games took to Twitter and soon #ThanksToVideoGames was one of the top… Continue reading #ThanksToVideoGames

Opinion, Video Games

No Man’s Sky Is The Biggest Success Story Of This Generation

When No Man's Sky released back in 2016 I was absolutely ecstatic. I followed the development of the game through the long months leading up until launch. It was such an ambitious idea that mesmerized me from the start. An open universe game that never ends. Like, completely open universe. We were told that there… Continue reading No Man’s Sky Is The Biggest Success Story Of This Generation

Video Games

Let’s Talk: Rachet and Clank

The end of the year coming closer and the release of the PlayStation 5 is just around the corner. One game I’m waiting for for anxiously is the new Rachet and Clank Rift Apart. With a new title in the franchise, and not having played a Rachet and Clank since I was young, I ran… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Rachet and Clank

Review, Video Games

Outward- Love it or Hate it?

Today let’s talk about Outward. A survival RPG that will test your limits. Buts let’s break it down. The game is two things; Survival and RPG. The best survival games are all about lacking power. They depict a struggle against a world that’s not only uncaring but actively trying to kill you. Where’s the fun… Continue reading Outward- Love it or Hate it?

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Verdun: An Epic Taste Of Trench Warfare

Growing up in a family that highly valued the knowledge of history, I’ve often sought after experiences that would put me right in the action of the things I have read. I've always been an avid military historian, researching even the tiniest of details. Such as, ranging from what Roman soldiers ate for breakfast to… Continue reading Verdun: An Epic Taste Of Trench Warfare