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How ‘Resident Evil: Village’ Ties Into Previous Entries

Capcom’s ‘Resident Evil‘ has never been afraid to experiment and take chances. But to what extent will the next game ‘Village’ tie into the earlier series?

March 24, 2021 — Capcom’s legendary Resident Evil franchise, having celebrated its 25th birthday on March 22, has never been afraid to experiment with its formula. The much-anticipated entry into the horror series, Resident Evil: Village, looks to be no different, with a heavier focus on action — FPS-style — compared to its predecessor, Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. FULL STORY »

How Important is Historical Accuracy in Video Games?

In creating worlds set in the historical past, developers have different visions of how to genuinely represent the past. This begs the question: How important is historical accuracy in video games, and should it even be pursued?

February 25, 2021 — Some game developers strive hard for historical accuracy when including settings and characters from the past. While others allow themselves creative freedom in their depictions of history. FULL STORY »

Cancel Culture: The Legacy of ‘Ghost of Tsushima’

‘Ghost of Tsushima’ proves politics has no place in gaming as self-elected social media police tried to cancel gamers’ kind group-donation of $250,000 USD.

December 28, 2020 — The cultural legacy of Ghost of Tsushima is a prime example of how social justice virtue-signaling has no place in gaming culture. If the online mobs had it their way, over $250,000 USD would not have been raised to help renovate and mend a forgotten yet historically significant Japanese island — that of Tsushima itself.


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