My video game articles on HubPages.

Video Game Articles on HubPages

Here’s a list of video game articles I’ve written for HubPages.

I’m what some gamers call, a cheapskate player i.e. I usually only buy video games after they are discounted for being “old.” In other words, few of these articles involve 2016 releases.

You Will Love These Yakuza 0 Substories

Kiryu Kazuma is now and forever my aniki.
Kiryu Kazuma is now and forever my aniki.

I started playing Sega’s Yakuza series because of their incredible reproductions of modern Japan. I was thrilled to discover there were hundreds of colourful side stories in them too.

5 Reasons Why You Should Play Civilization

Civilization. The perfect example of how a video game can be both entertaining and educational.
Civilization. The perfect example of how a video game can be both entertaining and educational.

Simply put, this is the video game series you must encourage children to play. Just ensure they do not succumb to the “one more turn” syndrome.

5 Reasons Why You Should Play World of Warcraft: Legion

Legion reuses one of the oldests WOW storylines. But it also contains tons of new stuffs.
Legion reuses one of the oldest WOW storylines. But it also has tons of new stuffs.

After the bleah that was Warlords of Draenor, Blizzard mostly redeemed itself with its 2016 expansion.

Why I Hated Warlords of Draenor

WoD had a great concept. But it was very poorly executed.
WoD had a great concept. But it was very, very poorly executed.

Without a doubt, Warlords of Draenor was the worst World of Warcraft expansion. Bad enough to make me unsubscribe before finishing half the content.

My Favourite Books from The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

But it is huge! It could take me all night!
But it is huge! It could take me all night!

Other than its award-winning open world, what’s really impressive about The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is the incredible amount of lore in it. Lore presented via in-game books.

5 Castlevania Games That I Disliked

None of these were bad games. They just didn't live up to my expectations.
None of these were bad games. They just didn’t live up to expectations.

Konami’s Castlevania is my favourite video game series. That said, there were quite a few episodes I disliked.

20 Real Life Castles For Castlevania Fans

Vajdahunyad Castle of Budapest.
Vajdahunyad Castle of Budapest. I saw this in 2012 and went, “Castlevania!”

I adore European castles. A love which began when I played my first Castlevania game in 1986.

10 Retro Games & Series I’m Waiting For Remakes

These games were high points of my teenage years.
Not to sound mawkish, but these games made me what I am today.

As of January 2017, there’s still little hope of full remakes for any of these classic video game titles.

 


Check out the retro video game articles on this site too!

4 Retro Famicom Games to Experience China With

5 Retro Famicom Games to Play Before and During Your Japanese Holiday


 

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The geek divides his free time between video games, movies, anime, and attempting to write decent short stories. Oh, and trying not to sprain his fingers from playing demisemiquavers on his Electone.

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