Tag: Controversy

  • Rhythm Game Retrospective: A Look Back on Guitar Hero and Rock Band from Michael Ros

    Rhythm Game Retrospective: A Look Back on Guitar Hero and Rock Band from Michael Ros

    By Michael Ros Remember when rhythm games ruled the world? We had Dance Dance Revolution, a slew of karaoke titles, Audiosurf (which Jake Rushing honored as Last Token Gaming’s first Obscure Game Review), and, of course, who could forget the Guitar Hero vs Rock Band debate? You know, the OTHER Activision vs EA Fanboy War.…

    By Michael Ros Remember when rhythm games ruled the world? We had Dance Dance Revolution, a slew of karaoke titles, Audiosurf (which Jake Rushing honored as Last Token Gaming’s first Obscure Game Review), and, of course, who could forget the Guitar Hero vs Rock Band debate? You know, the OTHER Activision vs EA Fanboy War.…

  • Throw it Away: The Rig shaking e-Sports and CounterStrike

    Throw it Away: The Rig shaking e-Sports and CounterStrike

    In the recent days, another major storm of controversy has surrounded the e-Sport arena of CounterStrike. This time, it’s in the form of fixed matches and betting dating back to a match in August 2014 between the two teams iBUYPOWER and NetCodeGuides.com. As IGN says, “iBUYPOWER went in as the favorite to win, but ended…

    In the recent days, another major storm of controversy has surrounded the e-Sport arena of CounterStrike. This time, it’s in the form of fixed matches and betting dating back to a match in August 2014 between the two teams iBUYPOWER and NetCodeGuides.com. As IGN says, “iBUYPOWER went in as the favorite to win, but ended…