The Disappointing Decisions that Burnt 2018

Last year definitely had its fair share of disappointing and confusing decisions, from studio closures to terrible E3 presentations. Mark Isaacson attempts to narrow this down to a few key poor moments of the past year that could have been avoided with a little forward thinking.

Party Loaded #151: “Give ‘Em Hell”

This week we pick over the fallout from a tumultuous Blizzcon, check out the fun new Spider-Man DLC content in The Heist, sink some more time into wandering the Fallout 76 wasteland and pose some pointed questions on the Australian Games Awards. It’s also Red Dead Redemption 2 review time! … Read more

Party Loaded #148: “Title Fight”

The ESRB rating notes provide us with the fuel for a fun video gaming quiz this week, as we attempt to put name to a collection of wildly vague descriptions. We also engage in a War of the Chosen with X-Com 2, return to Save the World in Fortnite, close … Read more

Party Loaded #141: “Launch Protocols”

The Battle for Azeroth is now in full swing, so we’re here on the front lines to bring you the latest and greatest from World of Warcraft’s new expansion! We also find ourselves tinkering with tricky tests in the Hearthstone Boomsday Project Puzzle Labs, musing on racial character representations in … Read more

Party Loaded #118: “Hard Fort”

This week has us bunkering down and trading shots to review our Party Game of the Month: Forts! We also go on a Sims 4 jungle adventure, take a leap into Fortnite, discuss the ramifications of the ESRB’s latest move in the microtransactions controversy, and celebrate 20 years of Starcraft … Read more