The Independent

Fury in DarkSiders III | Photo by: THQ Nordic

‘DarkSiders III’ Review

October 8, 2019

“Darksiders III”(DS3), developed by THQ Nordic, is a throwback to AA games of yore. It ranks some...

'Last of Us Part II' developed by Naughty Dog

‘Last of Us Part II’ gets a release date

September 30, 2019

February 21, 2020. That will be the day one of the most beloved games in history gets its sequel, “The Last of Us Part II”(LOU2). Developer Naughty Dog has been on a roll with hit after h...

Red Dead Redemption 2 | 
 Photo by: Rockstar

Powerful storytelling in gaming

September 24, 2019

The last few games I’ve played had disappointing narratives. I had to ask myself if I was being to...

GOW 5 | Photo by Xbox

Gears of War 5 campaign review

September 24, 2019

Gears of War 5 (GOW5), developed by The Coalition, is the first party exclusive that Xbox and their s...

Days Gone | Photo by PlayStation

Days Gone review

September 24, 2019

‘Days Gone,’ a PlayStation exclusive developed by SIE Bend Studio, is a perfectly adequate gaming ...

Detroit Become Human

Detroit Become Human Review

September 10, 2019

‘Detroit Become Human’ developed by Quantic Dream and Studio Head David Cage is an ultimately fla...

Silent Heroes

The Role of the Silent Protagonists in Gaming

September 10, 2019

In “Far Cry New Dawn,” the pseudo-sequel to 2018’s “Far Cry 5,” developer Ubisoft doubles down ...

Google Enters the Gaming Fray with Stadia

Chuck Sipps, Arts and Life Editor

March 26, 2019

Rumors have circulated for years that Google was planning to join the competitive video game market and after much speculation, they have announced Stadia, coming late 2019. Stadia is not a piece of hardware, it is a streaming platform meant to connect their audience to games using any device that can run Google Chrome. Wit...

Northeastern Illinois University's student-run newspaper
Gaming