Welcome back to IGN Game Scoop!, the ONLY video game podcast! This week your Omega Cops — Daemon Hatfield, Sam Claiborn, John Davison, and Stella Chung — are discussing Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty, the September 2006 issue of Nintendo Power, ragdoll physics, House of the Dragon, and more. And, of course, they play Video Game 20 Questions.
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New Gamers: Tips for Getting Started
The aim of this article is to give new gamers some tips on how to play games and settle on a console choice. Gaming can be hard to learn, especially with so many people claiming to be experts in it, but it is a lot of fun when you get into it and it is a brilliant way to make friends with like minded people.
Steps to Become a Video Game Designer
Ever wonder what it takes to become a video game designer? There a few tips to show how to become one.
The Psychology Behind the Most Powerful Game Mechanics
Game design can be influenced by many factors and fields. Among them, psychology is probably the most interesting because it suggest that player’s behaviour can be predicted beforehand. An smart use of certain game mechanics can result in brilliantly designed games which can get player’s attention for hours, sometimes even days or months. In this article, I will explain what are the psychology models behind three of the most powerful game mechanics; Rewards, Loss Aversion and Achievements.
Video Game Accessories To Enhance Your Play Experience
Video game accessories are an essential part of the gaming experience and players tend to spend quite a bit of money on the right ones. It is not possible to play with the console alone because of the many accessories that are also required. In fact, when you buy the console it comes along with basic accessories such as a controller and a few cables.
Gaming Titles You Must Own This Holiday Season
With the launch of Sony’s PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One, there’s a lot of focus on the next generation of games, but that shouldn’t really overshadow the fact that many of the year’s best titles were indeed made for current generation systems. Whether you’re buying for the person on gaming’s bloodshed edge or who’s happy with the game system they already have, you have plenty of good options to choose from: Tomb Raider Publisher: Square Enix Systems: Xbox 360, PS3, PC It’s actually hard to recall these days,…
Benefits of Gaming: How “Plants vs. Zombies” Helps Improve Problem-Solving Skills
Games owe their increasing popularity to their entertainment value. However, do they offer anything useful to gamers?
Tips To Help You Survive In A First Person Shooter Game
Certainly, shooter games are among the most common free online games people enjoy today. They are fun and challenging to play. However, if you feel like you die plenty of times when playing your favourite one, it will stop being fun and you will lose interest.
Some Of The Irritating Kinds Of People You Will Deal With While Playing Online Games
The gaming world has grown in leaps and bounds over the last decade. Today, these portals are becoming more of a reality than the animated pictures they were a few years back. Undoubtedly, shooter games are the most popular online ones today because of the adventure they offer.