Category Archives: gameplay

Ghost Recon Wildlands Gameplay Video — Operation Skydive Extraction

Ghost Recon was my go-to game back in the day.  I’m talking about the first Ghost Recon on the original Xbox.  Six guys, two teams and 49 bad guys.  Yup, 49.  You can count them (and their bodies).  No spawning endlessly like Ghost Recon 2.  That was the Ghost Recon that shouldn’t have changed. But… Read More »

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard — Back to Simple = Back to True Evil

Resident Evil is going back to its roots, which is good news to end a pretty crazy 2016. It’s horror again.  One place, one haunting, one madness.  The only difference is that Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is first person, but the guns and puzzles are still there.  And based on the trailer, we’re back to… Read More »

Super Mario Run Release Date is December 15 — Watch out ‘shrooms!

The most anticipated game (in my household) finally has a release date.  December 15.  My kid has been screaming (literally!) for this mobile F2P.  Now I can give him a date, though his response will be, “That’s tomorrow, right?” The new Super Mario Run Intro video shows us how to play this extremely complex game. … Read More »

Madden Mobile 17 — How to use Stamina and Money

Not sure how to spend your stamina and money in Madden Mobile 17?  It’s very simple.  Focus on two players: Mobile Master Rob Gronkowski and Domination Von Miller. Both are “end” players.  There’s no replacing them and worth more than anything you’ll get from the auction.  It took me about 2 months to get both. … Read More »

Madden Mobile 17 Tips for Success: the only defensive play you need

If Offense is Frodo, then Defense is Sam in Madden Mobile 17.  It’s there because it has to be, because offense needs something in front of it.  This is unfortunate, since even Gandalf would say, “Defense wins championships”. Playing defense is unnecessary for league, tournament and rivalry modes.  It is required, however, for Season and… Read More »

Madden Mobile 17 Tips for Success: Should I use the Auction?

To use or not to use the Auction?  That’s an FAQ for both noobs and non-noobs alike in Madden Mobile 17. The simple answer is…it depends on what you’re trying to do and when. If your only objective is to achieve the highest-rated team as fast as possible, then yeah, hit the auction.  If you’re… Read More »

Death’s Gambit Bosses Trailer — How do you kill an immortal?

How do you kill an immortal?  Is it like killing a Highlander or a zombie or other undead – cut off the head?  Is it that easy? The Bosses Trailer for White Rabbit’s Death’s Gambit tells me… NO!!! It ain’t that simple. In fact, it’s a total pain-in-the-big-A.  Different bosses require different weapons and different… Read More »

Injustice 2 Official Game Reveal Trailer — Angry Superheroes and Villains are not good for your health

Fighting games haven’t changed much.  You on one side, your opponent on the other, fight! So what will Injustice 2 bring that will alter the world of fighting games? The gameplay reveal trailer doesn’t reveal any ground-breaking newness, but it does feature some intense battles and unique finishes.  The best finish, of course, is the… Read More »