Halo 4 is currently kicking so much ass on Metacritic that you’d think it was a Final Fantasy 7 reboot made by Hideo Kojima. It’s a great game, but if you look at how the Halo series has evolved, it’s just playing to stereotype that gamers have low self-esteem.
Here is a lovely video of masterlinkace and Shep0d screwing around on Left 4 Dead 2 (episode 1), Enjoy.
Now, I’m personally a huge ambassador of multiplayer in games, especially games that let me play whilst sitting on the couch with my buddies. I’ve spent countless hours playing on Horde mode, screaming with my friend as I watch waves of locust squirt my guts across my lovely TV screen. Today however, I’m focusing on the lesser known games that make me spew happiness out of all my lovely, intact organs.
As much fun as games can be whilst playing them in solitude til 5am in a dark room, there is no denying that when you get the right games, playing them with others can be a much more fun experience. Throughout all of my gaming life, I don’t think I’ve ever had more fun gaming than when me and mates have grabbed some junk food and energy drinks, and prepared for one hell of a games night. However, with the evolution of internet gaming, these experiences seem to be going out of fashion, playing the same games, with the same people, but in the comfort of your own home, without having to make any effort, it’s not difficult to see why people have chosen to go with the times and turn to a headset relationship with their friends. Continue reading