By now I’m certain that you have one way or another heard about the curse of movies based on video games. You know, the one where movies that are based on video games have bombed at the box office? Yeah, that one. Since then, there has been a presumption that if a movie is based on any type of game, then it will most certainly be a campy, outdated, poorly translated, epic failure of a movie. The question is, does the new Tomb Raider movie fall under that description?
As always, a spoiler alert/tag is in order. So if you have yet to watch the movie or play the game, then its best to save this article first and get back to it once you’re done.
Continue reading “Everything Tomb Raider Got Right”
Tomb Raider was recently released, and here’s our thoughts on the movie.
As always, spoilers abound.
Continue reading “Tomb Raider – Movie Review”
We’re extending our Awesome Merch Giveaway! Check out all the awesome loot we and our The Geek Collective familia have for you to win!
Continue reading “Taipei Game Show 2018 Awesome Merch Giveaway Extended!”
We made a trio of Glads Go for Taipei Game Show 2018! Check it out!
Continue reading “Glads Go! Taipei Game Show 2018”
Taipei Game Show 2018 was absolutely massive in terms of size and scope! Every corner of the World Trade Center Taipei was covered with cool gaming things to see and experience. Here are some of the coolest booths at the show floor and what you could do at them!
Continue reading “The Coolest Booths of Taipei Game Show 2018”
So, after 80+ hours of gameplay, I finally finished Assassin’s Creed: Origins (AC: Origins), and it was GREAT. Before any further discussion, I just want to make one thing straight, I am not your “textbook gamer,” I do love playing video games, I am willing to spend 20+ hours of my life everyday (if I have to) for a game that is worth my time. I can appreciate most game genres and is willing to try new ones, I can say I’m fairly good at it, in sum, I can say that I am just a casual player, a “plain Jane” playing a well-known video game franchise, so please, cut me some slack.
The first Assassin’s Creed game that I have ever played was Assassin’s Creed II (AC2), and I fell in love with the game immediately. When news of the release of AC: Origins came out, I was ecstatic, I cannot wait for the actual day of its release to come. Now that I finished the game let me share my feelings and experience about the game. Stern warning: SPOILERS AHEAD!
Continue reading “Assassin’s Creed: Origins A Definitive Review”
Taipei Game Show 2018 just happened and the Geekend Gladiators were on-hand to experience this amazing spectacle of gaming! Here are the best photos we took at the show!
Continue reading “Here Are Our Best Photos From Taipei Game Show 2018!”
Taipei Game Show 2018 is just around the corner and we sat down with their contingent at ESGS 2017 to talk about: What we can expect in the upcoming Taipei Game Show 2018; What they think about the gaming and game development culture in the Philippines; and what their own gaming culture is like in Taiwan.
Continue reading “An Interview with the Taipei Game Show Contingent at ESGS 2017”
ESGS 2017 was an amazing spectacle of all things gaming. There were massive booths, crazy cosplays and impressive games in every which way you went on the show floor. This year, Geekend Gladiators took the time to appreciate the awesome standouts at the show and award them for all their tremendous work and dedication.
Here are your winners for our Best of the Show Award for ESGS 2017! Continue reading “Our ESGS 2017 Best Of The Show Award Winners!”
The E-sports and Gaming Summit was full of bodacious booths, radical rigs, marvelous merch and positively-awesome people! Here are all the best photos we took the whole weekend!
Continue reading “Here’s All Our Best Photos at ESGS 2017!”