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The Minds of The Wretched

The Minds of The Wretched

By Brendan Frye - Aug 9, 2019

The horror genre is filled with vastly different styles of movies, from the slick Hollywood productions to gritty and interesting indie films. They all add to the medium, providing new…

Fantasia 2019 - Interview with 8 Director Harold Holscher

Fantasia 2019 – Interview with 8 Director Harold Holscher

By Brendan Frye - Aug 2, 2019

Films have the power to teleport their viewer to places of wonder… and despair. It is a power that directors and creators have, and one that can lead to some…

Returning to the Firehouse 2

Returning to the Firehouse

By Brendan Frye - Aug 1, 2019

Ghostbusters has a strong sense of nostalgia for many. It is a movie that is set firmly in the ’80s and is a staple of the culture from the time,…

Trials of Mana, Switch Collection Details Spring Forth from Square Enix Interview at E3 2019

Trials of Mana, Switch Collection Details Spring Forth From Square Enix Interview at E3 2019

By Derek Heemsbergen - Jul 23, 2019

The dormant Mana series of classic Japanese RPGs returned in a big way at E3 2019, with not just one, but two (well, technically four, if we’re counting every title…

Rebuilding the Avengers: An E3 Interview with Crystal Dynamics’ Noah Hughes

Rebuilding the Avengers: An E3 Interview with Crystal Dynamics’ Noah Hughes

By Alex Handziuk - Jul 8, 2019

Fresh off of the massive success of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a new type of Marvel Universe is on the horizon in the form of Square Enix’s upcoming Avengers game….

Wonders of Animation: Talking to Matt Brawley of Amphibia

Wonders of Animation: Talking to Matt Braly of Amphibia

By Brendan Frye - Jul 4, 2019

The world of animation is experiencing a new golden age. With shows like Gravity Falls, Adventure Time, and Steven Universe, there has never been a better time to jump in…

Post-Apocalyptic Blood Drinking Fun with Keita Iizuka

Post-Apocalyptic Blood Drinking Fun with Keita Iizuka

By Brendan Quinn - Jul 3, 2019

Over the last few years, the Souls series of games have essentially spawned their own sub-genre within the ARPG framework. Repeated runs, deep character customization, and build variety are a…

Celebrating 20 years of Crash Team Racing with Tom Wilson

Celebrating 20 years of Crash Team Racing with Tom Wilson

By Brendan Quinn - Jun 20, 2019

The original Crash Team Racing came out way back in long-long ago, the Matrix-fueled craziness of pre-Millennial 1999. A lot has changed since then, especially in the world of video…

E3 2019 FFXIV Shadowbringers Interview - Naoki Yoshida

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers E3 2019 Interview with Naoki Yoshida

By Derek Heemsbergen - Jun 12, 2019

How swiftly time’s arrow flies: it’s only been a scant few weeks since CGMagazine last met up with Final Fantasy XIV director Naoki Yoshida to learn more about Shadowbringers, the…

Dauntless Rises - The Long Development Of A Great Free-To-Play Monster Hunter

Dauntless Rises – The Long Development Of A Great Free-To-Play Monster Hunter

By Preston Dozsa - Jun 7, 2019

Dauntless has changed greatly over the years, for the better I might add. Phoenix Labs monster hunting co-operative action RPG was originally announced way back at The Game Awards 2016,…

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Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers 2019 Media Tour Interview with Naoki Yoshida

By Derek Heemsbergen - May 29, 2019

As part of our participation in the Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers 2019 media tour, CGMagazine had the opportunity to sit down once again with game director Naoki Yoshida for a…

Revisiting Sword & Sworcery: A Talk with Jim Guthrie

Revisiting Sword & Sworcery: A Talk with Jim Guthrie

By Lisa Mior - May 11, 2019

Sword & Sworcery was an indie title that sparked the hearts and minds of countless people, thanks to its engaging gameplay and melodious, ethereal soundtrack. From the original Mobile iOS…

Reaching The Fans: How Crunchyroll is Growing the Anime Community

Reaching The Fans: How Crunchyroll is Growing the Anime Community

By Lisa Mior - May 1, 2019

As a Canadian fan of Anime who started their own research journey in the early ’90s, I know how difficult it was to feed that fandom. Back in my day…

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Finding Your Gaming Passion with Steph Harvey

By Brendan Frye - Apr 24, 2019

Gaming can be a daunting place, and never has this been truer than within the world of esports. Countless players are looking to grab the top stop, and if you…

Making the Player the Monster: An Interview With The Shrouded Isle Creative Director Jongwoo Kim

Making the Player the Monster: Talking With The Shrouded Isle’s Jongwoo Kim

By Preston Dozsa - Apr 18, 2019

The Shrouded Isle is that rare game where none of the choices a player can make are morally good. You are the leader of a cult intent on summoning an…

Revisiting Pixilated Horror: A Talk with Ben Rivers

Revisiting Pixilated Horror: A Talk with Ben Rivers

By Brendan Frye - Apr 10, 2019

Ben Rivers is known for his quirky style and a series of critically acclaimed comics and games. His games often push the boundaries of the genre, trying new and exciting…

No Man's Sky VR Interview with Jennifer Clixby

Exploring The Uncharted Worlds of No Man’s Sky VR with Jennifer Clixby

By Alex Handziuk - Apr 5, 2019

It’s no secret that No Man’s Sky had a rocky start when it originally launched back in 2016. The game was full of bugs and altogether not what many gamers…

The SheIS Collective and Tiidal Gaming Champions Women in Esports

The SheIS Collective and Tiidal Gaming Champions Women in Esports

By Amy Chen - Apr 3, 2019

An interview with the SheIS Collective and Tiidal Gaming about women in esports.

MLB The Show 19 Interview with Game Designer Ramone Russel

MLB The Show 19 Interview with Game Designer Ramone Russell

By Alex Handziuk - Mar 27, 2019

It’s late March and that means that it’s time for the newest instalment of Sony’s long-running baseball simulator, MLB The Show. For Game Designer Ramone Russell, MLB The Show 19…

The Father of Modern Day Batman: An Interview with Legendary Creator Denny O'Neil 4

The Father of Modern Day Batman: An Interview with Legendary Creator Denny O’Neil

By Alex Handziuk - Mar 16, 2019

Denny O’Neil was born in 1939, which fittingly is the same year that Batman debuted, in Detective Comics #27. Denny arrived at DC Comics in the late 1960s and soon…