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Backlogvania
Geoff Jewell

Backlogvania Review: Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered (2019)

Welcome to Backlogvania Join me each month as I tackle one game from my backlog, try to complete it in a month, and then tell you if it’s worth playing now, leaving in your backlog, or skipping completely. Not that my opinion means anything, but you’re here. You have now entered the daunting, and traitorous world of Backlogvania! This month’s game is… Game: Ghostbusters: The

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Backlogvania: The Messenger
Backlogvania
Geoff Jewell

Backlogvania Review: The Messenger (2018)

Welcome to Backlogvania Join me each month as I tackle one game from my backlog, try to complete it in a month, and then tell you if it’s worth playing now, leaving in your backlog, or skipping completely. Not that my opinion means anything, but you’re here. You have now entered the daunting, and traitorous world of Backlogvania! This month’s game is… Game: The Messenger

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cloud gaming, cloud video game streaming
General Gaming
Darth Swahl

6 Best Cloud Gaming Services for Video Game Streaming in 2020

Cloud Gaming: Who Does It Best There are many experts who think that streaming cloud gaming services are going to be a big deal moving forward. This is still somewhat novel to many gamers, but cloud gaming streaming services have actually been around in some form for quite a while. Things have come a long way since defunct services such as OnLive, though, so if you’re curious about video game

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Entertainment
Geoff Jewell

Backlogvania Review: Xenogears

Welcome to Backlogvania Join me each month as I tackle one game from my backlog, try to complete it in a month, and then tell you if it’s worth playing now, leaving in your backlog, or skipping completely. Not that my opinion means anything, but you’re here. You have now entered the daunting, and traitorous world of Backlogvania! This month’s game is… Game: Xenogears System:

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Indie Games You Probably Overlooked
Entertainment
Darth Swahl

Indie Games That You Probably Overlooked

There are a lot of gamers out there that just play the most popular AAA titles. However, some of the best video games are developed by indie studios that you likely wouldn’t recognize. With platforms like the Nintendo Switch and Steam offering a massive library of indie games to choose from, there has been a ton of amazing indie games that have missed the limelight. Let’s take a

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VR Gaming, is it the future?
Entertainment
Darth Swahl

Is VR Gaming the Future and Should You Invest Now?

Virtual reality has been around for quite some time, but it has finally started to shine in the last several years. There are now many gaming VR headsets on the market and you might be wondering whether it’s a good idea to jump into VR now. VR gaming can definitely be a lot of fun and there are unique experiences that you can enjoy if

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4 Games You Should Back on Kickstarter
Entertainment
Geoff Jewell

4 Upcoming Games You Should Back on Kickstarter!

One of my favorite games of 2019 was Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night. Bloodstained is a 2.5-D Metroidvania that bears more than a passing resemblance to Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. If you’re thinking to yourself: “Wow, what a coincidence that two incredibly similarly playing games would have such similarly sounding titles” then all I can say is “there are no coincidences! Wake up. You’re

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Ten Games I Want To Add To My Backlog
Entertainment
Geoff Jewell

Backlogvania – Ten Games I Want To Add To My Backlog

Welcome back to Backlogvania! It’s the series where I dive into my backlog of games, talk about them and show you if they’re worth playing or not! It’s essentially a really big excuse for me to play all the games I have and to be able to tell my wife “I swear, this is for research purposes!” You know the thing about backlogging is that

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Backlogvania
Geoff Jewell

Backlogvania Review – Harmony of Dissonance

Welcome to Backlogvania Join me each month as I tackle one game from my backlog, try to complete it in a month, and then tell you if it’s worth playing now, leaving in your backlog, or skipping completely. Not that my opinion means anything, but you’re here. You have now entered the daunting, and traitorous world of Backlogvania! This month’s game is… Game: Castlevania: Harmony

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Entertainment
Geoff Jewell

Welcome to Backlogvania!

back·log /ˈbakˌlôɡ,ˈbakˌläɡ/ noun an accumulation of something, especially uncompleted work or matters that need to be dealt with. Like most geeks who fancy themselves gamers, I have a backlog of unfinished and mostly unplayed titles. What’s difficult to quantify is exactly how many games I currently have in my backlog but I know it’s not a short list. I’ve bought, received, traded and sold hundreds

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