GYGO: Pokemon Sword and Shield, Fallen Order, Google Stadia, and More

In this week’s gaming news, we have the release of Pokemon Sword and Shield, Jedi Fallen Order, Google Stadia, and more!

5 Games to Play if You Love Hadestown

Melissa Brinks and Elvie Mae Parian round up five games to play if you’re a fan of the hit musical Hadestown.

GYGO: Crime and Punishment

In this week’s gaming news, we have gaming restrictions in China, pro streamers advocating for more lax cheating punishments, and Twitter hacks at EA.

Review: Love Esquire is Enjoyable, if Extremely Straight

...why did I buy this game? I realize that’s kind of an ambivalent way to start off a review, but it’s a question I...

Breath of the Wild Got Me to Actually Do My PhD

Sometimes you need Nintendo’s help to learn some life lessons. Kelly Richards got that help from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

Review: Love Esquire is Enjoyable, if Extremely Straight

...why did I buy this game? I realize that’s kind of an ambivalent way to start off a review, but it’s a question I...

Review: Swords and Souls: Neverseen Is Better Off Just That

Swords and Souls: Neverseen is a lackluster action game that doesn’t inspire much, if any, interest.

Review: Journeying Into Madness With Bloodborne: The Veil, Torn Asunder

Maddi Butler explores the dark, Gothic world of Yarnham in the Titan Comics Bloodborne comics series, and finds it to be wonderful madness.

Review: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Is Impressively Mediocre

Nola Pfau supposes that Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 is an okay game, especially once the DLC comes out… but after 13 years, shouldn’t it be more than okay?

Recap: Life is Strange #7 Features Friends… and More

Life is Strange #7 forces Rachel, Chloe, and Amber to deal with one another and puts Max’s morals to the test.

Creating a New Normal: A Recap of the Game Devs of Color Expo 2019

Elvie Mae Parian recaps this year’s Game Devs of Color Expo, including some of the wonderful games exhibited at the event.

Let Me Tell You About My OC: I Want To Be An Elven Princess

Kate Lyons shares the story behind Belegerwen Daeris, an elven princess who helped her rekindle her love of writing after writer’s block.

Jackalope’s “Cyberpunk: Night City” Made Me Cry Real (in Character) Tears

Night City, Jackalope’s latest massive LARP, gave Jameson Hampton the chance to experience love, redemption, and tragedy in an immersive Cyberpunk world.

Grow Up: Marvel’s Spider-Man Proves We Need Real YA Games

Marvel’s Spider-Man is a delightful game about a young adult learning to be a better person, but despite that, it’s not actually YA.

Gamer Mom vs The YouTubes

Wendy Browne shares the ways that YouTube allows her to be the cool gamer mom she wants to be, even as her kids become teenagers.

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GYGO: Crime and Punishment

GYGO: Crime and Punishment

In this week’s gaming news, we have gaming restrictions in China, pro streamers advocating for more lax cheating punishments, and Twitter hacks at EA.