Trigger Warning! – Undertale: Love, Hope, and Compassion

*This post was originally published on The Game Bolt in December, 2016* [“Trigger Warning” – is a piece dedicated to showcasing video games which focus on mental disorders as well as emotional and psychological trauma. It is my hope as a lifelong gamer and sufferer of various psychological disorders to combine my greatest passion with … Continue reading Trigger Warning! – Undertale: Love, Hope, and Compassion

Trigger Warning: Brothers A Tale of Two Sons- Coping with Death

*This post was originally published on The Game Bolt in November, 2016* [“Trigger Warning” – is a piece dedicated to showcasing video games which focus on mental disorders as well as emotional and psychological trauma. It is my hope as a lifelong gamer and sufferer of various psychological disorders to combine my greatest passion with … Continue reading Trigger Warning: Brothers A Tale of Two Sons- Coping with Death

Trigger Warning! Ether One – The Demon that is Dementia

*This article was originally published on The Game Bolt in August, 2016* [“Trigger Warning” – is a piece dedicated to showcasing video games which focus on mental disorders as well as emotional and psychological trauma. It is my hope as a lifelong gamer and sufferer of various psychological disorders to combine my greatest passion with … Continue reading Trigger Warning! Ether One – The Demon that is Dementia

Metal Gear Survive and Konami’s Continued IP Abuse

*This post was originally published on The Game Bolt in August, 2016* Now, I’m not saying Konami is dead in the water. However, I will say that they have no clue what their established audience wants anymore and they don’t seem to care. At Gamescom 2016, Konami put out a trailer for the newest Metal … Continue reading Metal Gear Survive and Konami’s Continued IP Abuse

Pokemon Go is Doing Authentic ‘Good’ in the World, and that’s a Beautiful Thing

*This post was originally published on The Game Bolt in July, 2016* If you have eyes, ears, and a stable connection to any sort of news or social media then you’ve definitely been inundated with Pokemon Go over the previous weeks. The success of the app is undeniable. In the few short weeks it’s been … Continue reading Pokemon Go is Doing Authentic ‘Good’ in the World, and that’s a Beautiful Thing

Trigger Warning! Darkest Dungeon – Three Steps Forward, Two Steps Back

*This post was originally published on The Game Bolt in June, 2016* [“Trigger Warning” – is a piece dedicated to showcasing video games which focus on mental disorders as well as emotional and psychological trauma. It is my hope as a lifelong gamer and sufferer of various psychological disorders to combine my greatest passion with … Continue reading Trigger Warning! Darkest Dungeon – Three Steps Forward, Two Steps Back

Goodnight Sweet Prince, Lionhead Studios Closes its Doors

*This post was originally published on The Game Bolt in May, 2016* I remember getting my first non-Nintendo console back in 2002. It was the bulky black original Xbox. That monstrosity of machines was one part door stop, one part home defense blunt weapon, and one part rad gaming machine. The two games I got … Continue reading Goodnight Sweet Prince, Lionhead Studios Closes its Doors