Batman wouldn’t be half the worldwide phenomenon he is without his rogues gallery of carefully crafted supervillains. In fact, sometimes the colorful criminal element of Gotham gets just as much attention as the Dark Knight. The Joker, who is Batman’s classic arch nemesis, is a perfectly perverse foil of the brooding hero – a splash…

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(This is a piece I wrote after a sermon I heard on the freedom of Christ; how he is able to break our bondage from even the fiercest sins. We often forget we’ve been made saints through Jesus’ sacrifice; he is able to release us even while we fight this mortal fight. I wanted this…

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Designer: Jonathan Ying Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games Category: Fighting, Video Game Theme Players: 2-5 Price: $79.95 Amazon In 1993, the first person shooter genre was forever changed. The impact of Doom not only laid groundwork for every predecessor of the FPS genre, but Doom has altered the landscape of the gaming industry in terms of…

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You know those Lord of the Rings fans who are so dedicated to the fandom they read the formidable fantasy series on an annual basis? I’ve taken great inspiration from them and have created my own goals…of playing favorite video games as a yearly routine. Same amount of dedication, right? (Yes, I’m that librarian who…

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If you’ve played DOOM in the 90s on the PC, then you’re all too familiar with this game’s constant gore and fighting off demons.  id Software released DOOM recently for the XBox One and PS4, and for past lovers of DOOM, the gamer is not left disappointed.  The graphics are filled with beautiful gore (never thought I’d put those two words together),…

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