The Characters That Define Us

Good morning all! I hope this post finds you well. It has been a trying time for us all, but I sincerely wish my best to each and every one of you as we continue making our way in this strange new world we find ourselves in today.Just before I began my blogging hiatus several … Continue reading The Characters That Define Us

Liebster Award Questionnaire from Frostilyte

Hi all! We’re back with another tag post, on which I'm slowly catching up. This time we’ve got the Liebster award which was created for the following: It’s an award in which bloggers nominate other bloggers for showing respect to their works and their dedication. It’s an appreciation and recognition for all the fellow bloggers out there in the blogosphere! Rules: Write … Continue reading Liebster Award Questionnaire from Frostilyte

2019 Summary: Resolutions, Games Played, and the Future of Brink of Gaming

Hello, friends, and Happy New Year!! Despite what wild conclusions you may have drawn from my hiatus these last few months (giving up on the blog, fleeing the internet in fear of Star Wars spoilers, meeting an untimely demise to a pack of velociraptors, etc.), I am still alive and kicking! I've missed interacting with … Continue reading 2019 Summary: Resolutions, Games Played, and the Future of Brink of Gaming

Question of the Week #35: What Video Game Pet Would You Want?

There is no end to the weird creatures we see in video games, from epic beasts in RPGs to more cutesy characters in lots of modern indie games. Some are scary. Some are ginormous. But each and every one of them come with their own charm. Which one would you keep around if you could? … Continue reading Question of the Week #35: What Video Game Pet Would You Want?

Question of the Week #34: What Single-Player Series Should Get a Multiplayer Spin-off?

There's not much I love more than a solid, single-player gaming experience with a good story and fun gameplay. But even then, sometimes I find myself thinking, "Dang, I'd love to have a friend playing this with me!" Taking an adventure meant for one and expanding it for multiple people is a thought that has … Continue reading Question of the Week #34: What Single-Player Series Should Get a Multiplayer Spin-off?

Question of the Week #33: What Trope Do You Want Removed from Video Games?

Tropes exist in gaming because, to some extent, they help fulfill our expectations of what to do to progress. Grab the shiny collectibles. Run towards the quest marker. Interact with glowy bits to trigger the cutscene. But even these "helpful" tropes can be a nuisance when done sloppily (shooting switches rather than interacting), and others … Continue reading Question of the Week #33: What Trope Do You Want Removed from Video Games?

Question of the Week #32: What is Your Favorite Controller?

There are a multitude of options for gaming controllers when jumping into your favorite games. From official controllers to third-party alternates, we've seen a variety of shapes, sizes, button labels and shoulder triggers over the years. Even PC gamers have the capability of using console controllers for their gaming experiences as of the last few … Continue reading Question of the Week #32: What is Your Favorite Controller?

Question of the Week #31: What Was the First Video Game You Ever Played?

Nostalgia is a powerful feeling. It's very common to be attached to the very first thing of a certain type that we experience and always hold a special fondness for it, savoring it in a special place where memories and imagination mingle. Today, as most days on this blog, I want to hear about your … Continue reading Question of the Week #31: What Was the First Video Game You Ever Played?