Editorial: Loopy

Mel looks at specific qualities that make a game addictive and fun. They involve many familiar mechanics, such as grinding, but what else? Games need more than just a grind to keep the player in that loop. Curious? Reach level twenty to get the answer!

Editorial: My Gaming Habits

Mel examines his own gaming habits this week, both the good ones and the not so good ones. What tendencies does he have while playing some of his favorite RPGs and which ones has he managed to move on from? Click on through!

Editorial: Giving Up on a Game

This week Mel talks about how the summer gaming drought has forced him to deal with some of his backlog and how that did not exactly go well. Among poor controls, lack of direction, and high learning curves, Mel tries to examine why he stops playing.

Editorial: Taking It Online

With the news that the latest iteration of the Breath of Fire franchise is to be turned into an online-only mobile game, Imitanis looks at how the industry is gradually shifting towards online games.

Editorial: Diablo 3 Revisited

Imitanis has not played Diablo 3 since it launched in May last year. How does the game hold up almost a year later, and what improvements have Blizzard made along the way? Find out inside!