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‘Red Dead Redemption II’ Review: The Defining Game of the Generation

John Cal McCormick
Red Dead Redemption II is beautiful, overwhelming, tedious, exhilarating, ugly, fascinating, funny, tragic, exhausting, and utterly, utterly engrossing. It's awesome in the literal sense of the word. It's also the defining game of the generation.
31 Days of Horror Features Games

Stephen King, David Lynch, & The Art That Inspired ‘Silent Hill’

John Cal McCormick
It is readily apparent almost immediately upon starting Silent Hill that rather than providing a steady supply of fleeting shocks, the game wants to deeply unsettle the player over a longer period of time.
Counter Attack Features Games Spotlight

Counter Attack #7: ‘Vampyr’ & The Value Of Middle Tier Games

John Cal McCormick
Counter Attack is a weekly feature here on Goomba Stomp in which John Cal McCormick casts a bemused eye over the gaming news, the niggling issues plaguing the industry, important moments from gaming's past, or whatever it is that's annoying him this week. Today we'll be talking about Vampyr and
Cinema's Ultimate Jerks Film Sordid Cinema

Cinema’s Ultimate Jerks #22: Draco Malfoy (Harry Potter Series)

John Cal McCormick
Cinema's Ultimate Jerks is a celebration of the characters we love to hate in the movies we love to love. They're not always the main villains - and sometimes they're not even villains at all - but they're definitely jerks. So let's take a look at this week's jerk-off, and
Counter Attack Features Games Spotlight

Counter Attack #6: Sony’s Ongoing Crossplay Drama

John Cal McCormick
Counter Attack is a weekly feature here on Goomba Stomp in which John Cal McCormick casts a bemused eye over the gaming news, the niggling issues plaguing the industry, important moments from gaming’s past, or whatever it is that’s annoying him this week. Today we’ll be talking about Sony’s handling...
Counter Attack Features Games Spotlight

Counter Attack #4: Ranking The E3 2018 Conferences

John Cal McCormick
there was certainly no runaway "winner" in terms of the conferences this year, with most being good and bad in different ways. Still, that's not going to stop us from ranking them from worst to best for your reading pleasure. So let's talk about how E3 2018 went down, who