Month: November 2017

Will the Next WoW Expansion Save Us from the Shackles of Legion? [Opinion]

The new World of Warcraft expansion, Battle for Azeroth, was announced at this year’s BlizzCon. This has generated lots of hype in the community and, in my opinion, is a welcome departure from the systems in place with the current expansion, Legion. For the uninitiated, World of Warcraft (WoW) is the MMORPG titan that changed the genre in 2004. It is the world’s most-subscribed MMORPG. To this day...

The Magic of the Mass Effect Trilogy: Love and Loss [Opinion]

The Mass Effect: Andromeda team recently announced that there are no further development plans for the single-player campaign. Mass Effect universe fans have voiced their disappointment with this decision all over the internet. A former Bioware developer indicated that multiplayer games are easier to monetize, and with the Andromeda’s poor sales, the developers will focus attention on activities t...

FINALLY, I have a Generation: Xennials!

Between Generation X and Millennials exists a tiny micro-generation of people who call themselves the Xennials. Maybe you’ve seen this group labeled Generation Catalano — a reference to ’90s teen drama My So-Called Life — or perhaps as the Oregon Trail Generation, but neither have quite the ring that Xennial does. The term was originally coined by Sarah Stankorb for Good in a 2014 feat...

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