Category Archives: Games

standard games category, all things video games

Action Audit: Looking Back on Battlefield V and the End of New Content

EA & DICE have announced the effective end of new content for Battlefield V. The last content update comes in June of 2020, with all follow-up updates being strictly focused on support & community games. This means that after approximately two years of content updates, BFV will move into “support mode”, reducing the overall financial… Read More »

The Scope/Complexity Vision Matrix of Software Development

I’ve spent much of my professional life in project management, particularly in IT. I’ve seen projects run the full spectrum of success & failure, from perfect execution & delivery through complete disaster. It’s important to remember that most projects, particularly software and games, usually don’t hit the extreme ends of the spectrum. It’s a simple… Read More »

Steam Early Access: Deep Rock Galactic Preview (Updated)

A lighthearted, fun, intense, hybrid, co-op experience – beards required. Link: Deep Rock Galactic Platform: Xbox One / PC – Steam or Windows Store Game Type: Co-op FPS Format: Single / Online Multi Cost: ~$24.99 USD (in Early Access) Avg Session Time: ~35 minutes to 2 hours [Update 6/20/2018] – Article updated to account for… Read More »

Family & Kid Friendly Gaming

A large portion of my friends and acquaintances have children that are getting into the world of video games.  Once or twice a month I receive a call or text that goes something like this: “Should I buy a PS4 or an Xbox?  What games are good for kids?  What games can I play with… Read More »