Category Archives: Editorials

4 Free-To-Play PC Games You Should Be Trying

Out of things to play? Want something free to hold you over until the next big title? Well then try out one of the four free-to-play options below! 1. Brawlhalla Brawlhalla is a 2D platform fighter much like super smash bros, but different in...


A Beginner’s Guide to Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

Hello! I’m Curtis Huff, an (ex) Competitive Call of Duty player and new writer at BentoByte. As a former competitive player of Call of Duty, I’ve gotten a fair amount of questions about what I do to practice and prep for the game. Like with anything you...


Why Blizzard Should Avoid World of Warcraft Legacy Servers

Last week, a beloved World of Warcraft private server offering players a chance to relive the magic of vanilla World of Warcraft announced their plans to cease operation thanks to legal notice from Blizzard. That server was Nostalrius, and it only lived for about a year....


Top 10 Pokemon Designs

Before I begin today’s list, a disclaimer: The following list is just my opinion on the best designs of Pokemon. Only my opinion This has no bearing on which of these designs are my favorite Pokemon, since Charizard is one of my favorites but even he...


Why You Should Watch Hellsing Ultimate

This is the beginning of a new series I’d like to call “Why you should watch:…” this is going to be a series based on my personal opinion of anime you should watch and why you should watch them. Do you like blood? Do...


Whatever Happened to RuneScape?

I’ve played RuneScape on and off over the past twelve years, and I’ve watched as their subscribers slowly dwindled. People always say that World of Warcraft has a tendency to lose subscribers from time to time, but no one pays attention to RuneScape. That’s...


Adam & Nate Talk About E3 Day 1

It’s E3, and that means there’s a lot of video game news. In this new feature which you’ll only see for the duration of E3, Nate and I delve into discussion about the press conferences and talk about what we liked and didn’t like....


What We’d Like to See From E3 2015

It’s June, and that means E3 is on the way. Starting next week, all attention will be turned towards Los Angeles as the biggest names in the business descend upon the Los Angeles Convention Center to unveil their latest and greatest products. Of course,...


Steam’s Free to Play Section Sure Has Changed

Remember when Valve introduced a Free to Play section to their online marketplace Steam? In the past there were only a handful, but as Steam expands, so too does the Free to Play section. That sounds like a good thing — and in some aspects,...


Is Nintendo Abandoning the Wii U?

Earlier this week Nintendo announced their plans to move into the mobile space, which prompted some questions as to whether or not they would remain in the business of making dedicated gaming hardware. Obviously, considering their legacy, the answer is yes. Not only did...


Atom Universe May be Home’s Greatest Hope

With the announcement of PlayStation Home’s closure late last year, several studios threw their hat in the ring to secure their place as the next successor. Unfortunately, they seem to have gone bust — but there’s another contender on the block, and this one is looking...


Three Tips for Playing The Awakened Fate Ultimatum

If you’re planning on picking up The Awakened Fate Ultimatum this week, I’ve got a few tips for you that’ll make the experience a whole lot easier. These are things I learned over the course of my review, and they can save you from...


Staff Pick: Best Games of 2014

Following the staff pick for our favorite anime episodes of 2014, I figured I’d do something similar for video games. I asked our staff to pick their favorite video games of 2014 and explain why. Here is the list. Bravely Default (3DS) Publisher: Nintendo...