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Brent Middleton

Strategy-RPG junkie. Splatoon addict. Lover of games with color. Want to know more? You can follow his blog CreamBasics.weebly.com and follow him on Twitter @CreamBasics.

Top 10 Games with Writer, Brent Middleton

Get to know our writers on a more personal level with their Top 10 Games lists. This time, writer Brent Middleton gushes about his faves.

‘Reaching for Petals’ Loses its Grasp

Reaching for Petals is a gorgeous walking simulator with high aspirations. But does it reach its destination?

What ‘L.A. Noire’ Means for Rockstar Support on Switch

It's been less than a year since the Switch's launch and both Bethesda and Rockstar are bringing games to it. What does it mean?

Can the Switch Rival Steam as a Home for Indies?

Nintendo's aggressive pursuit of the indie market has caused some to speculate if the Switch might rival Steam as the go-to home for indies. Let's compare the two.

The Top 5 ‘Splatoon’ Maps We Want to See Return

Splatoon had some amazing maps that need to return. With an eye to the future, here are some of my top picks and how to remix them.

‘Pixel Sand’ Blows Away in the Wind

In many ways, Pixel Sand is more of a prototype than a full-fledged release. It plays around with some really interesting ideas, but unfortunately, the game never comes close to realizing its full potential. 

‘Miitopia’: A Simple Playground of Creativity

Miitopia is a love letter to people of all ages who always wanted to see their creations come to life and go on silly adventures. 

What’s the Difference Between ‘Splatoon’ & ‘Splatoon 2?’

Splatoon 2 has been a runaway success. But has it improved by more than just sales figures? Here's an in-depth breakdown of the differences.

The Silver Lining of the Nintendo Switch Online App

Nintendo's Online app is far from great, but the devil is in the details, and the service's 'Splatoon 2' companion app SplatNet 2 is fantastic.

What ‘Splatoon 2’ Needs to Succeed

Splatoon is one of Nintendo's most precious IPs. What does Splatoon 2 need to satisfy fans of the original and newcomers alike?