Monday, October 31, 2016

Best Buy Plug-in Blog: The hottest trend and the future of video games is eSports



By Jon Scarr

eSports, known as the professionalization of video gaming, is taking the gaming world by storm. If you aren't that familiar with eSports, come inside and find out what eSports is, the types of games that are involved, how you can watch eSports competitions, and how you can participate in tournaments. You will be surprised at just how popular eSports has become and why it's defining the future of video games.My article at Best Buy Canada's Plug-in Blog.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Best Buy Plug-in Blog: Top 5 video games of 2016 to date


By Jon Scarr

2016 has been one heck of a year for gamers; we have seen some of the most anticipated AAA games release on home consoles. Without further ado, here are the Top 5 video games of 2016 to date.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

4Scarrs Gaming Review: ReCore is a must play game on Xbox One


By Jon Scarr

First revealed at E3 2015, ReCore caught the attention of many gamers when big time industry names like Keiji Inafune—of Mega Man fame—and Mark Pacini—Director of the Metroid Prime series—were a part of ReCore’s development. Heavily influenced by the Mega Man and Metroid franchises, this Xbox console exclusive is the first Xbox Play Anywhere game. Gamers can play on both the Xbox One and Windows 10 and seamlessly pick up where they left off on each version.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

4Scarrs Gaming Review: No Man's Sky

By Jon Scarr

One of the most talked about games of 2016 has finally arrived. Developed by indie studio Hello Games, No Man’s Sky is all about exploration and survival in an infinitely expandable universe. Available for the PlayStation 4, No Man’s Sky allows you to visit never before seen worlds and collect ancient artifacts as you explore the galaxy.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

4Scarrs Gaming Review: Pro Evolution Soccer 2017



Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 is Konami’s latest installment of the beloved soccer franchise. This year marks the franchise’s twentieth anniversary, and Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 has dramatically stepped up its game. More than just incremental updates, Konami has advanced Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 far beyond previous games and in turn has produced one of the best soccer games available to date.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Best Buy Plug-in Blog: The hottest video games of Fall 2016



Fall is here and you know what that means, the fall gaming bonanza where publishers roll out their most anticipated AAA games of the year. To help keep you in the loop on what games are the hottest video games this fall, here are the top games everyone will be playing.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Best Buy Plug-in Blog Review: Destiny: The Collection contains 5 adventures in 1 blockbuster collection

Destiny: The Collection contains all of the content from the award-winning first-person shooter franchise to date including Rise of Iron. Destiny: The Collection is a great way to catch up on anything you may have missed, as well as a perfect starting point for new players who want to join the Destiny community. My review at Best Buy Canada's Plug-in Blog


Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Best Buy Plug-in Blog Review: BioShock The Collection brings together 3 award-winning games into a single package



BioShock: The Collection for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 brings together three award-winning games into a single package: BioShock, BioShock 2, and BioShock Infinite. Fully remastered in glorious 1080p resolution, BioShock: The Collection is the ultimate collection fans have been waiting for. My review at Best Buy Canada's Plug-in Blog.