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China Imposed Censorship Rules

China, one of the most ancient civilizations in the world, has remained primitive on its belief.    Besides from bullying neighboring nation and claiming lands thousands of miles away from their Mainland, internet censorship which the United Natio...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 24, 2014

Twitter War between IGN and Angry Joe

It is not so uncommon to see a twitter fight between two known personalities.  Some incident involves people inside the gaming industry like the exchange of words that led to the cancellation of Fez 2 and the famous one liner of Adam Orth “Deal wi...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 18, 2014

Future of Gaming according to KING.

Based on the statement of the man behind the popular Candy Crush, the future of gaming involves small transaction and free to play gaming.  That statement would not be popular among the hardcore gamer. It seems that the gaming industry is slowly evo...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 15, 2014

Future of Gaming according to KING.

Based on the statement of the man behind the popular Candy Crush, the future of gaming involves small transaction and free to play gaming.  That statement would not be popular among the hardcore gamer. It seems that the gaming industry is slowly evo...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 15, 2014

Do you want to see Marvel and DC in one game?

Marvel and DC has taken their fight into the mainstream.  Both of them are trying to outdone each other in terms of revenue.  Though we are seeing the same thing on the games, I believe it will take time before we can see all of them in one game. ...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 14, 2014

Do you want to see Marvel and DC in one game?

Marvel and DC has taken their fight into the mainstream.  Both of them are trying to outdone each other in terms of revenue.  Though we are seeing the same thing on the games, I believe it will take time before we can see all of them in one game. ...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 14, 2014

Celebrities inside the game?

Cameo appearances of some famous celebs have seemed to show from time to time to a few video games.  Let us list some of the most popular celebs who appeared on a video game. One of them is Andy Warhol who appeared in the game The Sims: Superstar on...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 10, 2014

Celebrities inside the game?

Cameo appearances of some famous celebs have seemed to show from time to time to a few video games.  Let us list some of the most popular celebs who appeared on a video game. One of them is Andy Warhol who appeared in the game The Sims: Superstar on...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 10, 2014

The Dreaded Launch Day!

Launch day can be a crazy time to be a gamer, even crazier for the development team. I have had some launch day experiences that were really good and I have some that were really bad. These days are way too unpredictable and the state of some games w...
by Beer and Joysticks on Apr 4, 2014

abusive megachurch minister faces mega mutiny

by AlterNet   Calvinist super-star Mark Driscoll is the iconic figure at the heart of a church empire that spans five states and fifteen locations. Founder of the Mars Hill franchise, Driscoll boasts a flock of 14,000 members plus hundreds of th...
by sparrows and sandcastles on Apr 3, 2014

War Thunder and Microsoft’s Unspoken Limitation? Your take on the Matter?

Gaijin Entertainment announced a new feature that will be added to War Thunder once it’s released on PS4.  The game will feature a multi-platform for the console game players and their existing PC gamers.  But unfortunately due to some restrictio...
by Beer and Joysticks on Mar 31, 2014

Get ready PS4 fans! Upcoming games that will surely excite you.

Sony has released a full list of games that is soon to be released on PS4.  A total of more than 100 games that will surely excite you including some of the previously released games like Thief and MetalGear Solid V and also the much anticipated Ass...
by Beer and Joysticks on Mar 29, 2014

Monochroma, what sets it apart from Limbo?

Limbo has proved to us that a 2d puzzle game still has a space in this industry.  With a very minimal design, mostly just a bunch of weird-looking trees, stones, ropes, etc and the main character can be mistaken for a shadow if not for those two bri...
by Beer and Joysticks on Mar 24, 2014

Get A Life

Call of Duty. I’m sure you’ve played it, I know I have. I mean, who hasn’t? The game is part of the current generation of shooters that aims to offer fast-paced, adrenaline-pumping shooting experience. But there is one thing that mo...
by Beer and Joysticks on Mar 2, 2014

Hey there Next-Gen: the disc is here to stay

Hey there Next-Gen: the disc is here to stay Xbox One console with its controller and Kinect / Marcus Vetch The newest wave of next-generation consoles recently hit the shelves and with them, a promise of an all-digital future.  Microsoft and Sony b...
by Beer and Joysticks on Feb 23, 2014

League of Legends: Newer Champions Putting Older Champions Out of their Jobs

League of Legends: Newer Champions Putting Older Champions Out of their Jobs While League of Legends is one of my favorite online games, it seems like the new champions that Riot Games keeps releasing tend to overshadow the older champions they creat...
by Beer and Joysticks on Feb 20, 2014

The Beta Blues!

This about no game in particular and that I am not talking about any game this is beta right now. What does it take to get into Beta? Sometimes I wonder what it takes to get into beta. Is it the specs of your computer, is your name, is it my system s...
by Beer and Joysticks on Feb 6, 2014

Elder Scrolls Online Pre-Orders have begun.

Normally with that headline this would be in the news section, but today I decided to make this into a rant! The Happy Yay! Well for some this is joyous time. The MMO fans that can’t find a game this might be the game for and with a strong platform...
by Beer and Joysticks on Jan 30, 2014

True Friends

A true friend is the only person who never gets tired of listening to your own pointless dramas over and over again.A TRUE friend is the only person who never gets tired of listening to your own pointless dramas over & over again.— Think Differ...
by Prinsesa on Jan 30, 2014

SOE President John Smedley = Smoke and mirrors?

Just when I couldn’t imagine SOE getting any wackier, they have done it again. John Smedley President for Sony Online Entertainment has come out on Reddit and said that the next game SOE is working is dedicated to all the SWG fans that left after s...
by Beer and Joysticks on Jan 27, 2014
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