Every year some of the most innovative and imaginative games from independent developers are selected by IndieCade. An organization dedicated to giving artists, programmers, and storytellers a platform to showcase ideas often deemed too off-the-wall by the mainstream entertainment experience. The IndieCade showcase at E3 is always one of my favorite things about the show […]
From 1998 to 2001, Joe Madureira produced nine issues of Battle Chasers. It was a series that found an audience in its very sporadic run, but after the cliffhanger ending of issue 9 and nearly 17 years later; Battle Chasers: Nightwar brings these characters back in video game form to tell a new story in […]
What a week it was! For some Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) really started on a Saturday and ended on Thursday. For those counting that’s one day longer than SDCC including preview night. Six days of playing video games till your eyes are as dry as burnt toast in the desert. All things considered, the ESA […]
By the time you read this I’ll be honking and cursing my way through LA traffic as I try to reach the Hollywood Palladium for Electronic Arts (SW: Battlefront, Madden, FIFA) EA PLAY event. A first-hand look at new Star Wars games, sports ball titles I’ll pretend to be good at, maybe a free Coke Zero; […]
E3 2017 marks a transition to a more consumer based show for the largest video game gathering in North America. As part of this new direction, months ago the E3 Coliseum was introduced; a full slate of panels curated by renowned gaming journalist Geoff Keighley. Today, we know exactly what the fans who are lucky enough to […]
For years the Super Bowl of video games has been industry only, meaning if the average die hard gamer wanted to attend you had to know a guy who knew a guy. In 2017, the Electronic Entertainment Expo will officially sell a limited number of general attendee passes to this year’s trade show in Los […]
The kiosks are torn down, the free shirts are all gone, and the YouTubers are in editing. Yep, another E3 is finally in the books. Now the hard part of waiting for the games on the show floor to find their way to our homes begins. Now that the gauntlet of bouncing from appointment to appointment […]
Who won E3 and some thoughts about the comics and gaming industries coming out of E3. Where one can help the other.
In a way Indiecade is the gaming industry’s version of Image Comics. They help bring the most unique experiences in video games to the fans who are tired of the same old thing, and we got to check out a few.
It wasn’t that long ago. Kid’s parties, high school sleepovers, adults getting drunk because it was Saturday; all these were once strung through by rocking with your friends in games like Rock Band and Guitar Hero. And why not. The fun of pretending to rock out with your friends to your favorite head banging tunes. […]