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Game Console History 2000 - 2011

Game Console History 2000 - 2011

An interesting account of console history, this article covers the recent history of game consoles from 2000 up to 2011, otherwise the present day. As such, all the noteworthy consoles of the period from the PlayStation 2 up to the Nintendo Wii are included.
The Top Eight Girls of Video Games

The Top Eight Girls of Video Games

The girls of video games are one of the major reasons that gamers keep coming back for more. Understanding the best girls of video games will help you understand the trends found in video gaming female protagonists.

Becoming a Better Gamer: Do Gaming Headsets Help?

Gaming headsets aren’t just for PC and competitive console gamers anymore. More and more gamers are using them to completely immerse themselves and enhance their in-game experience. Can you become a little better by using a gaming headset?
Redbox Games and Gamefly Online Rentals Are Bad For Gamers

Redbox Games and Gamefly Online Rentals Are Bad For Gamers

Have you tried to rent a video game lately? If you have, you probably noticed that options are limited. Gone are the days of simply heading to a local store to pick up a rental, nowadays it’s either Redbox games rentals or online services like Gamefly, leading to a much different experience.
Video Game Cliches: The Most Overused

Video Game Cliches: The Most Overused

Saving princesses, slaying magical beasts, getting some air time in your robotic mech. These are a few of the most common cliches to hit the video game industry. Here are the top cliches that appear in popular video games without you even realizing it.
History of PC games in the 2000s

History of PC games in the 2000s

This article covers the history of PC games from 2000 up to the present, and examines the biggest trends throughout the decade. This includes the FPS revolution, the rise of 3D, the rebirth of adventure games and the birth of the Havok physics engine. Read more below to see these historic changes.