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March 22, 2018

The Fire Keepers: A Dark Souls Podcast — Ep. 10: Back Door Ninjas

Having escaped from the Undead Asylum and taken down the Taurus Demon, we continue our Dark Souls replay in earnest this week as we head to the Undead Parish to ring our first bell. 
March 16, 2018

Not so Final Fantasy – The Top 5 ‘FF’ Mini-Games

I recently finished what I would conservatively estimate was my 300th playthrough of Final Fantasy VII. As always, between dealing with the competing threats of a megalomaniacal conglomerate and a genetically enhanced warrior with delusions of Godhood, I spent some time at the Gold Saucer.
March 8, 2018

The Fire Keepers: A Dark Souls Podcast — Ep. 9: Sad Dragon Genocide

At long last we are over the sizable hump of Demon's Souls and are ready to begin our Dark Souls playthrough!
November 5, 2017

Talking Point: Can Games As Service Be Done Right? ‘Hitman’ Says Yeah.

"Games as a service" represents the worst consumerist practice in gaming right now but it doesn't have to. Hitman proves it.
September 4, 2017

Game Boys, Ep. 75: PAX Prime 2017

This episode of Game Boys is dedicated to the Game Boys' experiences at PAX Prime 2017.  Indie games, table top games, AAAs and everything between, this convention centered episode has all of the co-op and multiplayer content you could hope for straight from Seattle!
September 2, 2017

Talking Point: Denuvo, DRM and Game Preservation

The announcement of 'Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition' and the release of 'Sonic Mania' on PC revive everyone's favorite topic: Denuvo.
August 27, 2017
Final Fantasy XV

‘Final Fantasy XV’ on PC is a Concern, Not a Relief

As everyone suspected, 'Final Fantasy XV' is coming to PC next year. Is that a reason to celebrate or to be careful with expectations?
May 21, 2017
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Games, Community, and Homophobia

Minorities have been making progress in the video game industry, but one group, in particular, seems to struggle with the community.
April 14, 2017

‘Persona 5’ Could Be The Most Important JRPG Since ‘Final Fantasy VII’

Persona 5 is a JRPG that's genuinely slick and cool, and in a world in which the Final Fantasy series has devolved into a Japanese boy band driving around in a car for forty hours completing fetch quests, that's something that every fan of Japanese role playing games should be celebrating.
February 26, 2017
Dice Awards 2017

Rapid-Fire: Overwatch Wins DICE’s Game of the Year, Nioh Hits 1 Million in Sales

Rapid-Fire is GoombaStomp's weekly Playstation news column, wrapping up all of the Sony stories that you need to know about. This week, Overwatch won the DICE Awards' biggest honor, Nioh hit a sales milestone, Square Enix launched a new studio and more.