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I'm Mike. I live for video games, and I enjoy writing. I've recently graduated with a degree that says I'm supposed to write, and I figured it's time that I do so.


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Posted by Michael Donovan on Fri, 07 Feb 2014 02:25:00 EST in Console/PC, Business/Marketing
With the introduction of early access games, how does it affect you, as the consumer, but also the gaming industry as a whole?

Posted by Michael Donovan on Mon, 03 Feb 2014 10:58:00 EST in
The MOBA and the MMO are two competing genres in today's gaming market. The MOBA boasts competitive gameplay and instant gratification, while the MMO is an old friend with a familiar setting. Which genre is still relevant?

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Comment In: [Blog - 02/10/2014 - 12:16]

I think the tutorial level ...

I think the tutorial level was the least of Zenimax 's worries with ESO. I was utterly bored during extensive beta testing. I expected to go in and feel as though I was playing an Elder Scrolls game but surrounded by real people. It seemed like a sub-par MMO with ...

Comment In: [Blog - 02/04/2014 - 02:38]

I think Nintendo is a ...

I think Nintendo is a great company, but it profits off of nostalgia and gimmicks. They have some of the most well-known names and titles in gaming history, and keep producing similar, but updated titles that have held fans over for a time. But with their recent announcement of their ...