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Raigon, the Exiled Prince Champion Overview

Raigon, the Exiled Prince Champion Overview

Raigon, the Exiled Prince, is the newest addition to Battlerite’s roster of playable champions. At first blush, I’d say that Raigon focuses on using his mobility and crowd control to dance around his opponents and chip away at them, rather than doing heavy amounts of spike damage. Unlike the rest of the available heroes, Raigon takes a … Continue reading

Heroes of the Storm Is Not Ready For An Official Release

Heroes of the Storm Is Not Ready For An Official Release

Blizzard Entertainment announced their response to the growing popularity of the Action Real-Time Strategy genre with Blizzard Dota back in 2010, which eventually transformed into Heroes of the Storm. After letting it froth in beta development since 2013, Blizzard is ready to release Heroes officially in June, but a lot remains to be done before … Continue reading

Heroes of the Storm Beta Blues

Heroes of the Storm Beta Blues

Although I love Heroes of the Storm and have spent a ridiculous amount of time in it since I was invited into the beta, it is still riddled with technical issues even this far into the beta. Normally, I’d shut up and write a message on the beta tech support forums, but it seems like … Continue reading

Complexity Creep In Competitive Gaming

Complexity Creep In Competitive Gaming

Complexity Creep Competitive gaming suffers from a serious case of complexity creep, which, while not always crippling, stands in complete opposition to the progression of competitive gaming into the mainstream gaming community. The problem is simple: games create new content to keep players interested, but the constant additions of new variables into the competitive scene … Continue reading

Custom Maps In HoN & Dota 2

Custom Maps In HoN & Dota 2

Although I would rather avoid talking about these types of games all together as I’ve spent far too much time doing so over the past 12 years, I think I can still add something to the conversation. Recently, there has been people talking about custom maps in Heroes of Newerth and Defense of the Ancients … Continue reading