In Defense of Boss Fights and Cutscenes

Jalen Barnes (of The Barnes Bros.)   I have a problem.  I love boss fights and cutscenes in video games. So, why is that a problem? Because everyone else doesn’t.  More and more frequently I hear gamers and developers talking about how traditional boss fights and cinematic cutscenes are a thing of the past.  And…

Gaming on a Schedule – Mass Effect

Playing video games started out as a hobby and transformed into a lifestyle, but what happens when time becomes scarce and gaming can only fall on a certain timetable? Obviously work has damaged my ability to devote time to gaming (as well as blogging, and I sincerely apologize for the dryness here), but in a…