When the joke went too far
In the era of the dashing nineties, when gaming journalism was in its infancy, and the Internet was not developed as it is now, it was easy to hang noodles on the ears of the audience. What is characteristic is that the hotbed of rumors was often not overly creative players, but magazine editors, who obviously tried to warm up interest in their publications in this way. We decided to dig deep into history and prepared for you ten of the most striking rumors that stirred gaming minds during the information famine. Continue reading
Ten examples of mediocrity masked by a spectacular presentation
It has long been known that the purpose of an ad is to attract as large an audience as possible to your product. It doesn’t matter if it’s a movie, a game, or a vegetable grater. Effective presentation plays a huge role in future success, for which sometimes you have to lie a little. And sometimes not even slightly. And we will tell you about ten such examples now.
Long before the release of the controversial Mass Effect: Andromeda, BioWare Studio decided to test its strength in a new field and began creating Anthem-an ambitious shooter with role-playing elements in a science-fiction setting. Continue reading