You Ain’t Seen Nothin Yet: Game-Changing Post-Credits Scenes

BioShock Infinite

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Post-game credits can leave you Hanging, or itching for more

batman arkham asylum

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Evolve The Review by The Old School Game Vault

Evolve Review

Why are we so fascinated by monsters? We’re afraid of them, and yet we can’t help but be excited every time we hear a great monster story or watch a fantastic creature film. Throughout most of our lives, our fascination with monsters remains.

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Dying Light Playstation 4 Review

Dying Light

The Intro:

“Zombies, zombies everywhere!” is something you might have muttered to yourself about the state of pop culture, or of the world in general. Even though we can pretty much agree that too many movies and games run to the zombie well for content, there’s still hope.

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Citizens of Earth Playstation 4 Review

Citizens of Earth

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Grand Theft Auto V, A Flawed or a Perfect Game?

Grand Theft Auto V

 

Why Keep the Flawed Masterpiece GTA V So Stupid, When It Could At Least Be Irreverent and Clever?

I recently finished a fifty-five-hour playthrough of Grand Theft Auto V. It is a brilliant achievement. It’s a ridiculously fun game. It’s also a very disappointing game.

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Life is Strange Review - The Old School Game Vault

Life is Strange - Xbox One

The Intro:

A lighthouse, rain and a husky monologue, all framed together in wide angle. If you’re thinking that this describes a scene in every romantic coming-of-age move ever made, you would be right.

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Retro Games vs. Indie Games with Retro Graphics

To The Moon

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Nintendo 3DS The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Review

Zelda Majoras Mask 3D Review

Zelda is one of the most iconic franchises of gaming, and of pop-culture in general. If you don’t know what this franchise is about, you’ve probably gotten many looks of disbelief from your gamer friends.

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Loadout Playstation 4 Review - The Old School Game Vault

Loadout - Online Shooter

One of the blurbs which Loadout ran with described it as “Looney tunes as directed by Quentin Tarantino.” That quote is incredibly accurate. If you’ve never heard of Loadout before, think of it as Team Fortress meets Borderlands meets Quake III.

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Bring On the Retro Video Game Sequels!

Doom Retro Shooter

gloriously old school trailer was recently released for Strafe, a Kickstarter first-person shooter set in space that insists that upon its 2016 release it will be by far the best game of 1996. 

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Game of Thrones: Telltale Games Review - PS4

Telltale Games Review - PS4

Has there ever been a TV adaptation based on a series of books that has become as much of a juggernaut as Game of Thrones has? The answer, my dear reader, is no.

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Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris Playstation 4 Review

Lara Croft Temple Osiris PS4 Review

Do you remember playing Diablo III or Tomb Raider and thinking “Wow, it would be so amazing if they could make an isometric Lara Croft game!”? No? Well, you’re not alone.

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Advance Wars 1 Game Boy Advance Review, GBA

Advance Wars Game Boy Advance

Retro Review: Advance Wars Is as Accessible, Challenging, and Fun as Ever

Advance Wars for the Game Boy Advance has an unusual release history. Originally intended as a Japanese exclusive because Nintendo didn’t think Westerners would be into turn-based strategy (TBS), this classic game eventually released first in North America…on September 10, 2001.

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World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor PC Review

Warlords of Draenor

The Intro:

World of Warcraft has become a genre-spanning, pop-culture phenomenon. In the massively competitive MMO arena, it has staked its claim as the one true king over and over again.

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Recipe for then Best Selling Video Games, EXPOSED - Part 2

Best Selling Video Games

In part 1 of this article, I discussed the outlier all-time bestsellers, games that stand alone in making the bestseller list by doing something unique: 

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To grow and improve is a desire that most all of us share

Gaming Helps us to grow

To grow and improve is a desire that most all of us share. Whether in video gaming, software development, or business in general. Yet, in order to grow and improve we must first be willing to acknowledge our areas of weakness;

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Recipe for Creating the Best Selling Video Games – EXPOSED

Best Selling Video Games

Video games are one of the most important cultural developments of our time. The early 20th century had film, radio, and TV. The late 20th and early 21st centuries have the internet, computers, and video games.

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Exciting Remakes and Reboots and Square Enix Wasting my Time

Playstation Experience

A new King’s Quest? Remastered Day of the Tentacle joining Grim Fandango as LucasArts games I can finally play again? And…an UNupdated Final Fantasy VII on PS4? One of these things is not like the other.

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Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes 2.0 Edition, PS4 Review

Marvel Super Heroes 2.0

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