Category Archives: Articles

Informative articles on our favorite past time. Often articles are educative and provide a deeper look into a game or subject. These articles are still opinionated, but less so than our Opinion Pieces.

My (unannounced) visit to the FromSoftware office in Japan

By | December 18, 2014

In the autumn of 2013 I travelled through Japan for two weeks. I had various cities and temples on my list of places to visit and one very peculiar destination, the FromSoftware studio. I am a fan of Dark Souls. It is my favourite game. It is a work of art that I have spent hundreds of hours looking at, contemplating, and experiencing. Dark Souls 2 was about four months… Read More »

Let’s talk video game reviews

By | October 21, 2014

Here at Game Crusaders we love great video games. We appreciate the fact that either a small or large team of passionate people spent their time, talent, and effort to put together a title that’s made for people to enjoy. So how can we rate such a piece of art? Good question. If you take a look around the web, you will find a wide variety of video game websites… Read More »

The water bottle and the other 4 things I liked about The International 4

By | August 18, 2014

The International is a huge competitive gaming event. I attended for the first time this year and really enjoyed it for a lot of different reasons. From the ambience of the arena, to the 10+ million dollar prize pool, to the water bottle souvenir, it was a great event and a huge success. I would love to go again next year and the experience has gotten me really enthusiastic about… Read More »

The rise of Let’s Play videos & Twitch TV

By | June 24, 2014

You may have heard of the relatively recent surge in video game streaming. While the numbers have grown, it’s still a somewhat “weird” concept that not a lot of people seem to get yet. So, how does streaming work and why should you care? Let’s start with why people play video games in the first place. At the very root, you play video games as a form of entertainment. You… Read More »

Why you will love Next Car Game

By | June 13, 2014

Remember the days where video games just brought a massive smile to your face? It wasn’t about counting the amount of pixels or DLC bundles you got with your pre-order. Video games were just meant to entertain you. If you love video games, give Next Car Game a try! Next what game? The developer Bugbear Entertainment, known for their classic game series FlatOut, has a thing for calling their new racing games… Read More »