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by Oscar Gonzalez | August 18, 2015
There's no doubt that the top two MOBA games are DotA 2 and League of Legends, and with the control layout for those games, it's unlikely we'll see those games make the jump to the consoles. However, Smite, the third-person perspective MOBA game and arguably the third most popular within the genre, had just the right layout for a controller to make it a perfect fit for a console port. [read more]

by Justin Hernandez | August 16, 2015
Destiny has seen its share of ups and downs. From the amazingly unbalanced Vex Mythoclast Fusion Rifle to its poor story, players have had plenty of reasons to trash the game. And now, the ultimate storm of garbage has landed. The Destiny community lost its mind when the Gjallarhorn, an exotic and highly sought after rocket launcher, was put on sale by Agent of the Nine and all around good guy, Xür. [read more]

by Justin Hernandez | July 20, 2015
The Gears of War: Ultimate Edition beta has ended and it has been an experience. With only multiplayer available to play, I was in game after game of Team Deathmatch and King of the Hill. With a shiny new presentation and new features, is this attempt enough to re-ignite the fan base? [read more]

by Justin Hernandez | June 09, 2015
Let me start off by saying that Nova is one of the best characters in Heroes of the Storm. [read more]

by Justin Hernandez | June 07, 2015
Original Trader Group(OTG), a Steam Curator group, requested two free keys to games in order to review for their curator page. When the developer did not respond, they resorted to intimidation. [read more]

by Nickolai Niver | February 13, 2015
Evolve hasn’t been out for 72 hours yet and gamers have already decided to make it public enemy number 1. This is thanks to the umbrella claim of “2K charging full price for an incomplete game, as well as for DLC that should have been included with the original purchase.” After hearing this, and knowing my pre-order was still sitting at Gamestop, I decided to do some research before picking it up and paying off the game. [read more]

by Oscar Gonzalez | January 21, 2015
So far we’ve told you what to do in San Antonio as well as where to eat and drink while at PAX South. Now we have a few quick tips for those traveling to our great city. [read more]

by Oscar Gonzalez | January 20, 2015
We're less than a week from PAX South and everyone here is excited. Not only is one of the biggest gaming events coming to our home city of San Antonio, but we're going to have our own panel. [read more]

by Emily Rodriguez | January 20, 2015
If there’s two things San Antonians know, it’s good food and drinks. Although the city is the Tex-Mex capital of the world, San Antonio offers a wide range of food from classic Mexican to Japanese. Dowtown San Antonio has it all, and to save you some time, we have a few places to eat and drink that the locals head to when they're downtown. [read more]

by Johnny Rodriguez | January 17, 2015
Nintendo’s first direct of 2015 was a big one, with announcements that both casual and hardcore gamers alike will enjoy. [read more]

by Emily Rodriguez | January 14, 2015
Come for the convention, stay for the attractions. Gamers can find their fun away from PAX South within a few miles or even a few blocks of the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. This multi-part guide will serve as a map to both tourist hotspots and the favorite hangouts for the locals. Whether you’re new to the city or call San Antonio home, there is plenty to experience and explore. [read more]

by Oscar Gonzalez | January 11, 2015
The first full week of 2015 had the game industry back in swing. Although no real big games came out, we did see some interesting announcements. [read more]

by Oscar Gonzalez | January 05, 2015
Day 2 of the OG Awards looks at the best of the best games in the major genres in gaming. Enough with the build-up, let's give out some awards! [read more]

by Oscar Gonzalez | January 04, 2015
It's a start of a new year and the start of something new for Original Gamer. The OG Replay gives a recap of the big news, reviews, articles and videos of the week. This past week was a little light thanks to the holidays, but things are sure to pick up with CES underway in Las Vegas. [read more]


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Shadowrun: Hong Kong
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Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition
Everybody's Gone to the Rapture
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