Hyped Again: All thanks to the Nintendo Switch!

Jaded, oh so jaded. For the longest time I found myself becoming disenfranchised with gaming. Triple A titles were becoming watered down, half finished, open worlds with nothing in them, and mostly disappointing. I was no longer getting excited about new games coming out and when one did catch my eye, I would find myself…

Heavy Rain and Absolver Highlight July PS Plus Free Games

In a post to the PlayStation Blog, Sony has announced the free games that will be coming to PlayStation consoles in July. Highlighting the list is Quantic Dream’s Heavy Rain and the online martial arts fighting game Absolver. Check out the rest of the list of games coming in July below: Rayman 3 HD, PS3…

Shawn Layden Addresses PS4 Cross-Play

Since E3, Sony has been on the defensive in regards to cross-play with other platforms. For the first time since the conversation heated up, president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment Shawn Layden provided a glimmer of hope that there may be light at the end of the cross-play tunnel. In an interview with Eurogamer, Layden…

Trophy Whores 350 – Still Not Cancelled

How the hell did we get this far?  Even now we’re baffled by the overwhelming force that helps drive Trophy Whores: you.  Yes, you, one piece of Trophy Whores nation.  This episode would not be possible without the continued and humbling support of our awesome listeners.  We are perpetually grateful for each person who listens…

Game Stuff 45 – E3: Part 2

On this weeks episode Kalai, Matt, and Roberto talk more E3!! Roberto is back to recount his days of glory at E3, and we discuss out thoughts on Microsoft conference. Special thanks to the shows contributors, you can find the band of our intro music, Take Away The Ugly here and find Isaac Sagoeii (the…

Nintendo Duel Screens 52 – Playing Well With Others

On this week’s show Andy and Steve break down the whole Nintendo playing well with X-Box situation and what it may mean for the future. Could we get X-Box characters in Smash? Could Microsoft stream games on Nintendo Switch? The possibilities are almost as endless as Andy’s &!#$ jokes. All this any much more on…

Proven News Wrap-Up: 6/22

News, and subsequently news stories, can be very fluid. With all the hustle and bustle of everyday life, sometimes stories will slip through the cracks. Well, the Proven News Wrap-Up is here to fix all that! Below are what we have determined to be the top stories for the week of 6/22. Although they are…

Game Stuff 44 – E3: Part 1

Roberto is on the ground at E3 this week so it’s just Kalai and Matt this week! Listen to us two crazy cats talk about the Bethesda and Ubisoft E3 conferences! Special thanks to the shows contributors, you can find the band of our intro music, Take Away The Ugly here and find Isaac Sagoeii…

INK – Review – Nintendo Switch

A Splash of Brilliance Equal parts exhilarating and frustrating, INK is a puzzle platformer with a twist that has you coming back for more and more. You will run, jump and wall slide your way to victory & and feel that familiar rush of ultimate satisfaction – or the gimmick of INK will run its…

Nintendo Duel Screens 51 – Was Nintendo’s E3 2018 a Letdown?

E3 2018 is in the books and Andy has a LOT to report on. Was Nintendo’s direct a disappointment? What awards does Andy have to give out? Does Andy get abducted and murdered? Find out on this week’s Nintendo Duel Screens episode 51! Nintendo Duel Screens is officially on Patreon! We are extremely proud of…

Celebrating Every E3 Press Conference

If someone was to dive into the social media reactions to the suite of 2018 E3 press conferences, they are going to see a lot of negative reactions. However, this year, it seems to be ramped up to a new level. The line of critiquing for all intense and purposes was crossed this year. In…

Trophy Whores – E3 Recap

No witty summary! Straight to the point! We cover everything Sony at E3! We are happy and proud to share that Proven Gamer has partnered with the Humble Bundle! The Humble Bundle is a fantastic initiative and program that allows games to score a litany of games on the cheap — all while making charitable…

Game Stuff 43 – Selling Whales Some Crystal

Mobile games are everywhere and becoming more a part of gaming culture everyday. This is both terrible and awesome.Listen to Kalai, Roberto, and Matt discuss mobile games and why no one likes to buy shit crystals. Special thanks to the shows contributors, you can find the band of our intro music, Take Away The Ugly…

Proven News Wrap-Up: 6/8

News, and subsequently news stories, can be very fluid. With all the hustle and bustle of everyday life, sometimes stories will slip through the cracks. Well, the Proven News Wrap-Up is here to fix all that! Below are what we have determined to be the top stories for the week of 6/8. Although they are…

Trophy Whores E3 2018 Predictions Battle Royale

It’s time for the annual Trophy Whores tradition: Electronic Entertainment Expo predictions!  The Trophy Whores have their predictions, and they’re ready to share, so get amped for an all out street fight — that takes place over the World Wide Web. World Wide Web.  1998 was a cool year.  Remember AOL?  And that sign-in for…