This article contains light spoilers for Ubisoft's Watch Dogs.
Ubisoft first unveiled Watch Dogs
at the 2012 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) with a video
that details a fictional terrorist hacking operation, which resulted in the massive blackout of the American Northeast and the death of eleven people in New York City in 2003. Not long after, the terrorist was identified as Raymond Kenney, a systems architect for Blume, a security and communications company that ten years later would...
It is always interesting to find out the stories behind video games. Video games have gone through many changes in their few decades of existence. Arcades, PCs, Xboxes, all these platforms have altered through the generations, and the games have had to change with it. But the series I'm looking at comes in at an even more interesting angle.
In the 1980's, New World Computing had begun a long series of role-playing games known as Might and Magic
, featuring many heroes traveling about in a fantasy world. But then in 1990 they published another game: King's Bounty
. It was a very unique and interesting turn-based...!--more-->
There was a time when rhythm gaming was all the rage. There was Guitar Hero
, Rock Band
and then there was also Just Dance
. A separate branch of rhythm games that flourished with the invention of the Nintendo Wii and Xbox Kinect, dancing games had also earned my prejudice because I grouped them all together as: "not worth my time." But then college happened. At the welcome party for freshmen, there was a Nintendo Wii running Just Dance 2
. At the time I hadn't the courage to dance, but I was unable to ignore...