Joystik Revolution Blog

Thoughts & Comments – Discoverability

Discoverability is an issue that’s plaguing digital marketplaces. Including ones specializing in video games, the industry at large is aware of this issue. With many working to combat the issue even now. Still, this...

Single-Player Experience

The Single-Player Experience Lives

Online multiplayer has become a huge component of the video game industry. Some games are strictly online only, with no offline or single-player experience available. But what about those of us who don’t want...

Nindies Spring Showcase 2018 Reactions

The Nindies Showcase Spring 2018 – Indies Have Stolen The Show

Nintendo recently held their most recent broadcast focusing on Nindie titles. During the broadcast 14 new indie games were announced for the company’s Switch platform, all due to arrive at various points over the...

Nintendo & Indie Games Are A Recipe For Success

Indie games on the Nintendo Switch is a topic I’ve discussed in the past. With a new Nindies showcase right around the corner, I thought now would be a good time to revisit Nintendo...

Free Games With Prime

Free Games With Prime – Free Indie Games For Members

Game streaming service Twitch has added a new layer to their service. For those with a Twitch Prime membership, starting on 3/15/18 you will gain access to free games. “Free Games With Prime” as...

The U.S. Crusade Against Video Games

The Trump Administrations Assault On Video Games

There’s a new video on YouTube courtesy of the White House (The video in question can be viewed above.). The video despite being unlisted has gone viral. The video as of this writing has...

Kartridge

Kartridge – A New Home For Indies

News broke this week that Kongregate is launching a new PC gaming platform known as Kartridge. The new platform which has yet to launch. Is designed with indie developers in mind. Making the platform...

Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality – Why It’s Beating Virtual Reality

Virtual reality is, of course, a technology that people are familiar with. It does get quite a bit of news coverage after all. Augmented reality (AR) doesn’t get the love that VR does. While...