The racing genre of video games has been around for a very long time. The first-ever racing game released was Grand Prix by SEGA in 1969. Yeah, that’s not a typo! 1969 was the same year that Neil Armstrong first set foot on the moon! Since then, racing games have evolved through multiple generations to look vastly different, but they still retain the need for … Continue reading Gotta Go Fast
At least it’s not in the gaming world! In the gaming industry, there are large companies that produce AAA games (Call of Duty, Fortnite, Assassin’s Creed, Halo, etc.) and there are smaller companies that develop indie games. An indie game is a video game that typically comes from a smaller studio and does not have the financial backing of a publisher. Because these small indie … Continue reading Bigger is Not Always Better
So long as you have been on social media in the last two years you have probably heard or seen something about Pokémon Go. Pokémon Go is a mobile game developed by Niantic (based off the famous Pokémon games by Game Freak) that launched on July 6, 2016. The game blew up in popularity immediately after launch (with up to 9.55 million players logging in … Continue reading Pokémon Go Go Go
If you read my first blog post it should come as no surprise to you that I am a big Nintendo fan and have been my whole life. I have owned every major Nintendo console that has come to market in the US except the Virtual Boy. One of these days I may still end up buying one just to complete my collection. Nintendo, like … Continue reading Nintendo Forever
Have you ever just sat at the end of a movie, book, or TV show and just let your mind run wild about what just happened? Maybe the ending was crazy. Maybe there was a big twist. Maybe someone died you didn’t think would. Some movies that come to mind immediately would be Inception, Six Sense, and Avengers: Infinity War. But WOW, I just had … Continue reading An Epic Story as Big as the Gods
It’s Sunday afternoon and I’m over at a friend’s place watching their cats while they are away. I’m half doing homework and half watching football (you know, multitasking!). It got me thinking about fantasy football as a video game! In the last blog we talked about how gaming can be played and IS for everyone you just have to find what interests you. Fantasy football … Continue reading Fantasy Meets Football
Hello! This is my inaugural post for Expanding Your Gaming World! Thanks for checking the page out and I hope you enjoy a little of my insight in the gaming world. So tell me, have you ever played a video game? I feel that a big majority of you would say yes. Maybe some of you, no, but by the definition of a video game … Continue reading Gaming! Who’s it for?