Con’s have certainly grown in the past decade. I remember a time when a “big show” was in a large hotel’s conference room (sometimes they actually rolled the room dividers back and used TWO conference rooms!!!!), and there were maybe a couple hundred sweaty nerds digging through longboxes looking for that one or Read MoreNo Comments on THE PINT INVADES – CONNECTICON / CT F.I.G.
If you’ve read any of my previous articles, you know that I have a certain fondness for what I like to call “backpack games”. What pray tell makes a good backpack game? Well for starters, it has to have a couple of things going for it: A) Portability and Durability – How easy is Read MoreNo Comments on GAMING POINT OF LOU – ENTER THE MELEE
I love cooperative games. While fun can most certainly be found in the crucible of competition, my heart will always belong to the cooperative end of the spectrum. Recently, I had an opportunity to play a game right up my alley. A game developed by a gentleman as passionate about cooperative games as I Read MoreNo Comments on GAMING POINT OF LOU – HIGH SEAS COOPERATION
When co director of 1997’s “Symphony of the Night” and its GBA sequels Koji Igarashi took to Kickstarter to fund his latest project “Bloodstained: Ritual Of The Night”, legions of fans eagerly jumped on board. Blowing it’s initial funding goal of $500,000 out of the water, the campaign ended with over $5.5 million dollars Read MoreNo Comments on GAMING POINT OF LOU – BLOODSTAINED CURSE OF THE MOON
What’s up everyone!! I took a slight break from this in June due to personal reasons, that and it was a pretty dead month, but July has some pretty cool stuff releasing that I wanted to call attention to. I also want to make it clear, that I have MADE SURE to include plenty Read MoreNo Comments on GAMING POINT OF LOU – JULY 2018 NEW RELEASES
Bigfoot Vs. Yeti – Battle of the Cryptids, I’ve had this game sitting in my office for at least two months staring me in the face practically begging for some playtesting, and now that my other assignments are completed and E3 is in the rearview, it was high time I took a solid look Read MoreNo Comments on GAMING POINT OF LOU – BIGFOOT VS. YETI
For those of you who haven’t been following the Pint O’ Comics Facebook page this last week, I was doing my best to cover this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). While not being one of the lucky ones to actually be in attendance, with the judicious use of the internet I was able to Read MoreNo Comments on GAMING POINT OF LOU – E3 WRAP UP
Amazon pre orders are a funny thing. You see something cool, click the little link to preorder, and then forget all about it for the next four months until one day you come home and have a mystery box sitting on your doorstep. This was the case with WoTC’s (Wizards of the Coast) newest Read MoreNo Comments on GAMING POINT OF LOU – MULTIVERSE MAYHEM
Last week was the 2018 NFL draft. Most normal people don’t care about the draft, nor should they. After all, why care about a bunch of dudes fresh out of college about to make more money in the next few years than you or I will ever make in our lifetime ? Even if you Read MoreNo Comments on Manster’s Journey Into the World of…Fantasy Football ???
Ahhhh the summer doldrums, where the anticipation for E3 builds, and the new game releases slow to a crawl. After an April with one notable release (God Of War) May rolls in with a somewhat larger list of offerings, albeit many of them are remasters. Towards the end of the month though, we get Read MoreNo Comments on GAMING POINT OF LOU – MAY 2018 NEW VIDEO GAMES