December 23, 2017

Awesome Mixtape Vol. 4: Best Video Game Soundtracks 2017

As I do every year, it’s time for me to release a mixtape sampling my favourite tracks from the best video game soundtracks of 2017.
December 21, 2017

The Very Best Games of 2017

The gaming year of 2017 has truly seen an embarrassment of riches in terms of games that are well worth the time and money of discerning gamers everywhere. 
October 7, 2017

‘Git Gud’ Isn’t Just An Unhelpful, Meaningless Remark – It Represents Something Far Worse

An all too common feature of video game forums nowadays, especially when the title in question has a rather steep learning curve (PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Dark Souls, Overwatch etc.) ‘git gud’ is easily one of the most unhelpful, asinine comments a gamer can receive.
June 7, 2017

Halfway Mark: The 20 Best Games of 2017 So Far (Part One)

It’s that time once again in which our staff pulls together to come up with a list of our favourite games of the year so far.
March 19, 2017

Rapid-Fire: ‘Horizon: Zero Dawn’ – PS4’s Most Successful New First-Party IP

Rapid-Fire is Goomba Stomp's weekly Playstation news column, wrapping up all of the Sony stories that you need to know about. This week, Horizon: Zero Dawn became PS4's best-selling new first-party IP, For Honor achieved February's top sales honors, Telltale Games' CEO stepped down, and more.
February 27, 2017

Highlighting the Differences Between ‘Dark Souls’ and ‘Nioh’

Team Ninja’s highly praised Nioh garnered a massive amount of success upon release. Boasting a strong story, streamlined combat, well-executed upgrade system, and a brutal difficulty level, the game appealed to both hardcore action and RPG fans. With such an emphasis on difficulty and a grim, dark setting, the parallels that are drawn between Nioh and From Software’s masterclass Souls franchise are easy to spot. However, Nioh differentiates itself just enough from the competition to stand as an enjoyable and deeply engaging title.
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.
February 21, 2017

Blind-Fire Mode – Firing Randomly At ‘Nioh’

Blind-fire mode is a lighthearted column on games and the industry at large; trying to have fun while everything collapses around us.
February 15, 2017

Game Boys, Ep. 53: Lover Boys

The Game Boys Podcast is officially a year old! To celebrate, Tim and Ryan share what are in their opinions the best cooperative video games of all time. In time for Valentine's Day, here are some games that the Game Boys truly love
February 12, 2017

Rapid-Fire: E3 Open to the Public; Changing How We Preorder?

Rapid-Fire is GoombaStomp's weekly Playstation news column, commenting on all of the Sony stories that you need to know about. This week, E3 is open to the public, retailers are aiming to change preorders forever and more.