FFD: When it comes to games, is skill necessary for enjoyment?
May20

FFD: When it comes to games, is skill necessary for enjoyment?

How necessary is video game skill as a prerequisite for enjoyment?

FFD: What’s the best game to play when you have no idea what to play?
May13

FFD: What’s the best game to play when you have no idea what to play?

What games do you play when you have no idea what the hell you want to play?

FFD: What games would you use to get others in to gaming?
May06

FFD: What games would you use to get others in to gaming?

Pretend for a moment that you’re a pusher. What games would you introduce to people as a way to get them interested in this hobby you love?

FFD: What game would you scrub from history if you could travel back in time?
Apr29

FFD: What game would you scrub from history if you could travel back in time?

Some games just shouldnt exist. If you could go back in time and stop a game from being made, which game would it be?

FFD: What were the best and worst things about the Xbox 360?
Apr22

FFD: What were the best and worst things about the Xbox 360?

With the 360 discontinued, what are your best and worst Xbox 360 memories?

FFD: Do you prefer voiced or silent protagonists?
Apr01

FFD: Do you prefer voiced or silent protagonists?

We don’t need heroes who are trash-talking, quipping, opining, or emoting at every turn, but a character who never speaks can be just as distracting or disheartening one whose speech is disingenuous. Which do you prefer?

FFD: Are “continued development” games the future of the industry?
Mar18

FFD: Are “continued development” games the future of the industry?

Almost no big games are released as “complete” packages any more. Is this ultimately a good thing for consumers?

Flamebait Friday Debate: Have you ever judged a game by its cover?
Mar04

Flamebait Friday Debate: Have you ever judged a game by its cover?

Remember when video game art used to be great? Lazygamer remembers.

Flamebait Friday Debate: Which gaming studio do you wish was still active?
Feb26

Flamebait Friday Debate: Which gaming studio do you wish was still active?

Over the years, we’ve seen the rise and fall of many gaming studios. But the emphasis is clearly on the fall, as many studios have gone under over the last decade. Which one do you miss most?

Flamebate Friday Debate: What makes an RPG an RPG?
Feb19

Flamebate Friday Debate: What makes an RPG an RPG?

The term RPG is thrown around a lot these days – but what exactly is it that makes an RPG an RPG?

Flamebait Friday Debate – Which game best sums up your Valentine’s Day?
Feb12

Flamebait Friday Debate – Which game best sums up your Valentine’s Day?

You know what describes Valentine’s Day perfectly? Video games. Specifically, video games which are a perfect mirror of your current romantic standing. Mine would be Dead Space.

FFD: Things that work in video games that you wished worked in real life
Jan29

FFD: Things that work in video games that you wished worked in real life

Video games are not real life. That doesn’t really need to be said – but if they were, what game mechanics and items do you wish would work in reality the way they do in games?