Best of 2015 Revisited

Originally published on Trevor Trove on December 27, 2016 Yesterday, I gave my updated takes on 2015’s biggest problem children. So let’s review what I thought of its best honor students (I’m so glad I’ve been out of school for half a decade). 10. Batman Arkham Knight What I said then: People were playing and beating Arkham Knight aContinue reading “Best of 2015 Revisited”

Rise of the Tomb Raider Review

Originally published on Trevor Trove on January 6, 2016 TL; DR(eview) – Rise of the Tomb Raider is in many ways more of the Tomb Raider reboot from a couple years ago. Better combat and beautiful world designs stand out as the biggest improvements over its predecessor, even if the story probably won’t stand the test of time. When Rise ofContinue reading “Rise of the Tomb Raider Review”

Trevor Trove 2015 Game of the Year: #5 – #1

Originally published on Trevor Trove on December 30, 2015 The time has come. A couple of days ago, I wrote about the first half of my top ten games of 2015. Yesterday, I threw in some commentary on the five worst games I played in 2015. So now it’s time to tackle games #5 through #1 in the TrevorContinue reading “Trevor Trove 2015 Game of the Year: #5 – #1”

Uncharted vs. Tomb Raider?

Originally published on Trevor Trove on December 17, 2015 When Rise of the Tomb Raider recently launched on Xbox One (and Xbox 360), a common refrain I heard was “Rise of the Tomb Raider is so good, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End has a lot to live up to when it comes out next year.” The first time I heardContinue reading “Uncharted vs. Tomb Raider?”

November Gaming Sales Numbers

Originally published on Trevor Trove on December 10, 2015 As a nerdy, analytical video games enthusiast, some of my (weirdly) favorite days every month are the days when PlayStation reveals their monthly charts of which games sold best on the PlayStation Network and when the NPD Group releases the monthly list of top-selling physical copiesContinue reading “November Gaming Sales Numbers”