Author: TheArtfulKill


The Artful Rant #1: That time of the month

Who are your most beloved video game characters in history? Really think about that. Which one grabbed you and made you want to play out their story to its fullest? Or made you want to do something daring? Or made […]


Happily terrified

I’m about to break one of my established rules here.  Usually, I wait until I’ve finished a game to start discussing it with people. I don’t even acknowledge it until I see those credits roll. But this is something I’ve […]


Have a little Faith.

  We gamers are a fickle bunch. We want things made the way we want them by the people we trust. And then we don’t know who we trust and even then for why, really. When Cliff Bleszinski left Epic […]


Justice is watching: a review of Watch_Dogs

When’s the last time you played an original open-world game? No, go ahead, I’ll wait. Seriously think about it for a second. Now I know what you’re all thinking. There are literally dozens of open-world titles that are “original” but […]


A new era of warfare

Things start to happen around this time of year. Birds start chirping. Trees start singing. And new games get announced. Activision was a little bit ahead of schedule this year with their reveal of the next installation in the Call of Duty franchise. […]


Call of Duty Advanced Warfare Reveal

  Well it came a little early this year but as expected, Activision has released the reveal trailer for their newest installment into the Call of Duty franchise. I was really expecting it to come closer to E3 or even […]


Welcome to NextDoorGamer

Welcome to NextDoorGamer. I would like to introduce myself first as a person rather than as a gamer. I’ve been playing video games my entire life. Coherently anyways. I don’t know of too many infants that enjoy the Resident Evil […]