Channel Surfing: Stop Skeletons from Fighting

YouTube can be a pretty crazy place to try to navigate, especially in the gaming genre. But there is some great content on the site if you know where to look, and that’s where we come in. “Channel Surfing” is a series of blog posts meant to highlight some of our favorite youtube channels from…

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Cheating, Lies, and Doping: The SHOCKING Truth Behind #TriviaWars

The word dirty-no-good-cheating-ugly-all-around-bad-person-jerks gets thrown around a lot lately so I am hesitant to use it, but in this case the shoe fits.  Devon and Zachary have never been known for their high standards when it comes to sportsmanship and honesty during competition, but recently the gray area they tend to play in has become…

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection Review

Halo has a special place in many people’s hearts. It literally sparked a generation of gamers and played a pivotal role in the direction AAA titles have gone since the early 2000’s. So when 343 announced Halo: The Master Chief Collection, needless to say it was a big deal. MCC would take all of the core Halo titles,…

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NW List: Worst TV Series Based on Films

Sometimes, when a movie is successful, the production company tries to find a way to exploit that success. Sometimes it come in the form of a sequel. A great example of a squeal that is fantastic is Terminator 2: Judgment Day. Sometimes sequels are really shitty, for example Dumb and Dumberer. Of course there are…

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Collectors Corner: Batman #357

Trying to start a comic book collection can be an intimidating endeavor. I began collecting at a young age, which has it’s perks. For one thing, I had no idea what was good and what was bad. I just liked comics. I have no sense of values, or CGC grades, I just liked Green Lantern…

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Under the Radar: Secret Origin The Story of DC Comics

New segment time! Under the Radar is going to be a reoccurring segment that features certain films, shows, games, and comics that might have slipped through the cracks due to their release time, shitty marketing, lack of financing…whatever. The point is sometimes some great stuff comes out, but we miss out because Halo came out…

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What Happened to the Ouya

Alright, so defending the Ouya isn’t the most popular thing to do, especially on the internet , but I’m going to give it a shot. First things first. What the fuck is an Ouya? Ouya is a home console that was released in June of last year, that had a ton of progress and forward…

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NW List: Top Five SyFy Original Series

We here at Nerdwest love SyFy. Sure, half of the shit they produce is terrible, bottom feeder bullshit that should never be seen by human eyes, but hey…that’s only half of it. The other half is creative, imaginative, and downright awesome. If you think about it, some of the risks that have been taken by…

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Netflix Recommendations: Green Lantern the Animated Series

Well… it’s starting to happen. People are taking a look at their options when it comes to entertainment and making a more smarter financial decision. Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and all the other major streaming services are starting to take a rather large percentage away from traditional cable and satellite providers such as Direct TV, Comcast, Time…

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The Alien Franchise in Video Games: A Visual History

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