Competition fighting is killing fun: My experience with Street Fighter V

I’ve been playing Street Fighter V for about a day now. Not long at all, granted, but I’ve formed some opinions about it, which I wanted to share. A quick disclosure; this is a belief that has been formed over the past few years of playing part four online also. As I explained in my last post, I have always been a fan of fighting games. There has always been a draw for me. They’ve always been fun; the rush of battle, the flamboyant moves and the skill needed to pull them off. Due to my enjoyment of this genre, … Continue reading Competition fighting is killing fun: My experience with Street Fighter V

Gamerscore World Record…bah humbug.

I’ve awoken to article after article about this guy who reached over 1 million gamerscore on his Xbox live account recently and just have to say…so the fuck what? Are we sincerely praising somebody for playing tons of games? I know a couple people who played games like The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles title that was released a few years ago just because it was a simple 1000 gamerscore points or the Avatar game as that was also a simple 1000 gamerscore points. I don’t look down on these people but I sure as hell don’t hold them in high … Continue reading Gamerscore World Record…bah humbug.