Nick D. takes a look at Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and the resurgence of difficulty in gaming.
Who doesn’t love a stirring theme while you’re exploring the wastes? Nick D. does and he enumerates his top 10 picks for best dungeon themes in RPGs.
When does a franchise fall victim to its own success? Nick D. looks at the rising wave of franchise fatigue in the Call of Duty series, and how Activision’s latest attempt to stem the tide isn’t enough.
Want to see more marital woes in video games? It certainly seems like Nick D. does. Join him as he looks at why we so often only see the beginnings of relationships in our favourite games.
There are few games in existence that can rile people up as much as Final Fantasy XIII. Nick D. takes a look at why, four years down the road, Final Fantasy XIII still gets under the skin of gamers.
Who says you need to be original to be great? Not Nick D., who takes a look at some amazing games that are so derivative that they could be called clones.
The Super Bowl may be the biggest night in advertising, but, somehow, video game producers aren’t jumping on the bandwagon. Nick D. looks at why.
Sometimes a long-running series needs a kick in the pants. Nick D. looks at the Castlevania series and its ability to keep fresh by continuously reinventing itself.