video games

MUSINGS / The whimsical storytelling of video games

Creating a video game, especially one that is storyline-based or an open-world role-playing game, is like creating an entirely new universe

How you can get into Dungeons & Dragons

The most popular tabletop-roleplaying game in the world does not, in fact, even require a tabletop

Twisted Metal: A post-apocalyptic joyride

The show succeeds in introducing us to the world of Twisted Metal, while still appealing to existing fans.

Unity CEO retires after controversial pricing policy

Unity Technologies, the company behind the popular video game development platform Unity Engine, announced yesterday that their CEO, John Riccitiello, will be retiring effective immediately. This decision comes about a month after Unity's controversial decision to charge developers based on the number of games they have running on the Unity engine.

Grand Theft Auto V turns 10 years old

September 17, 2023, marked the 10th anniversary of the much-beloved action-adventure game Grand Theft Auto V. GTA V is an open-world game filled with detail and realism in a sprawling playground filled with opportunities for chaos, crime, and adventure.

The power of nostalgia: Mortal Kombat through the ages

With the franchise's latest iteration, Mortal Kombat 1, set to release on September 19, let's take a look at how this beloved fighting game series has captured the hearts of gamers over the years and catered to our deepest nostalgic sentiments.

The lasting legacy of The Legend of Zelda

Much of the philosophy behind the design of every Zelda game always tends to remain the same.

Games / A beginner’s guide to soulsborne games

This article serves as a guide to the most interesting entry points to Miyazaki's world and the soulsborne genre.

Why aren't young people in Bangladesh more into Massively Multiplayer Online games?

While MMOs offer many of the same things, competitive gameplay is one thing they don’t.

February 2, 2023
February 2, 2023

Why videogames from the 2000s feel more fun

Some of my fondest childhood memories consist of coming home from school and spending the afternoon playing games on my PlayStation (PS) 2.

January 5, 2023
January 5, 2023

Top video games coming out in 2023

2023, if the hype is anything to go by, will shape up to be a year of fantastic new game releases as well.

December 29, 2022
December 29, 2022

The new CoD MW 2 offers one of the best first-person shooter campaigns till date

MW2 has a spectacular campaign, decent multiplayer and grindy gameplay.

December 13, 2022
December 13, 2022

IUB hosts prize giving ceremony of Gaming Fest 2022

Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) hosted the prize giving ceremony of “IUB Gaming Fest 2022” on November 30.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Is esports levelling up in Bangladesh?

Over the years, esports has garnered a massive fan following.

November 22, 2022
November 22, 2022

Top 9 football video games to enjoy in 2022

If you are a die-hard fan of any sport, but can’t play it for real for whatever reason, rest assured there is a digital version of it for you to play from the comfort of your room. Football, or soccer as it is known in the USA, is no different, and because of its sheer global popularity, you are spoiled for choice in terms of number of games. With these games covering nearly every platform from PC to consoles to smartphones, you can rest easy knowing there is always a title for you to play. With the FIFA World Cup 2022 now in full swing, indulge in the hype with these 9 games, which both footballs fans and non-fans can enjoy.

September 22, 2022
September 22, 2022

FIFA 23 to feature Ted Lasso

Ted Lasso and AFC Richmond are going to be playable across different modes.

August 17, 2022
August 17, 2022

Video game industry suffering in post-pandemic times

As the world moves to the post-pandemic era and toward global inflation, the video game industry has been facing notable dip in popularity and sales. 

August 4, 2022
August 4, 2022

Arresting gamers: An alarming threat to individual liberty

The recent arrest of over 100 youths in Chuadanga has shined a light on a problematic tendency of our police force

June 2, 2022
June 2, 2022

Why video game adaptations (almost) always fail

Some inherent issues make video game adaptations cursed from the get-go.

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