As I established last week, I am a deeply into PlayStation 4. One of the perks to owning a PlayStation (or Xbox) is getting free games every month included with PlayStation Plus (or Xbox Live Gold). At the beginning of the month, I check out the games and download the ones that seem interesting to […]
About Nate Perkins
Nate Perkins is a freelance writer living in Sioux Falls, South Dakota with his wife and two children. He is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Marketing and New Media from Southern New Hampshire University. When he is not working, he enjoys playing guitars and videogames loudly and poorly. Read more of his writing at www.gameanddad.com and make sure to like the Facebook group Game and Dad.
This week is just for the Dads (and Gamer Moms too): I have played video games for different reasons over the years. It helps me manage my anxiety, grants me a nice escape from my busy schedule, and it provides me with a social outlet at a time when going out and meeting people isn’t […]
I am old enough to remember vividly when the first Legend of Zelda released in 1987. I was 7 years old and I hadn’t yet convinced my parents that we needed to buy an NES. I was browsing the electronics section at our local Kmart when I saw that golden box with the die cut […]
This week I am writing about micro-transactions and my general distaste for the business practice in retail games. The subject of microtransactions and what they have been doing in the gaming world is not news, but I feel like this past year’s releases from Activision have been really bad for micro transactions. From the cosmetic […]
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