I recently went to PAX West and it was amazing! Check this video where I go over the Daddy Gamer PAX West 2017 experience! I got to play some really fun games, got some really cool opportunities, and got some pretty neat swag to bring back home with me!
Though I had an amazing time overall at PAX West 2017, there were a few stand out moments. This is one of them. I had the privilege to sit down with Goichi Suda, also known as Suda 51 and for his unique design style in games like No More Heroes 1 and 2, Let It Die, and Lollipop Chainsaw. He is revisiting the No More Heroes series and Travis Touchdown with Travis Strikes Again, which is currently i...[Read More]
Pikmin came onto the scene during a time when RTS (Real Time Strategy) games were at a high in their popularity. Practically everyone I knew was playing Age of Empires, WarCraft, or StarCraft. Pikmin seemed to break all the rules. It was cute and full of charm; it wasn’t war based. Though there was combat, it wasn’t centered around it. Featuring a cute alien just trying to fix his ship and his bes...[Read More]
The year of 2017 is apparently determined to help me recreate my PS2 game collection on PS4. Particularly with the release of the Kingdom Hearts 1.5 + 2.5 Remix on PS4, Star Ocean: Till the End of Time as a PS2 Classic, and now Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. Final Fantasy XII was the first numbered Final Fantasy game I had played. Its world, story, and characters drew me in like few games had ...[Read More]
Devolver Digital and Sloclap has released a trailer for their upcoming game Absolver. Coming to PS4 and PC at the end of August they decided to show off the Character Creation and Customization available to players. The trailer features various aspects of the character creation and equipment screens showing off different types of masks and clothing. It’s notable that they are specifically tr...[Read More]
The latest Pokemon film, “Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You!”, is coming to theaters for two days via Fathom Events on November 5th and 6th! The new movie is an origin story following Ash and Pikachu early in their journey, searching for Ho-Oh. Along with seeing familiar faces, audiences will be also be introduced to the trainers Verity and Sorrel, and a new Mythical Pokemon, Marshadow.
Back when gaming was making its transition into 3D, one genre reigned supreme, the collectathon platformer. Mario 64, Banjo Kazooie, Ape Escape, and countless others. There was a joy and fascination in not just simply collecting all the things, but also the moment of “I can actually go here, that’s so cool!”. Eventually these types of games came less often. Which is a shame since these games...[Read More]
Ever since DC started making regularly released animated movies, there have been a few stories fans have hoped to see brought to life. The Judas Contract is one of these stories. Considered one of the pivotal Teen Titans stories that took the team from stories for a younger audience to a much more serious tone. Teen Titans: The Judas Contract after years of being added and taken off the release sc...[Read More]
FREE GAME ALERT! Shadow Warrior: Special Edition is available for free for a limited time only! The deal runs till mid-day July 22nd in the Humble Bundle Store. So act fast on this deal before it is gone! Humble Bundle already offers some of the best deals in gaming, and they add to this reputation with deals like this. For a free game this looks like it’d be fun to at least fire up for a f...[Read More]
The popular anime series Fairy Tale is releasing it’s second feature-length film. There will be a limited theatrical release of “Fairy Tale: Dragon Cry” coming in August 14th, 16th, 17th, and 18th to about 300 locations around the United States and Canada. The show on Monday, August 14th will be in the original Japanese with English subtitles. The other three will have the Englis...[Read More]
The highly anticipated Star Wars Battlefront II has a new trailer. The Star Wars Battlefront II Behind the Story Trailer goes into the details about making the story of the single-player campaign itself. Featuring concept art, people working on the game in development, statements from actors, designers, directors, and more! The whole trailer is centered around what questions they asked to create t...[Read More]
Headup Games revealed that their new game, “Toby: The Secret Mine”, is releasing on July 6th, 2017! For $14.99 this beautiful platformer is all yours. Following in the vein of games like Limbo and Badland, this game features minimalism in terms of design and a story that uses visuals to reveal itself rather than dialogue.