Category Archives: Gaming

Almost an exact month after Bungie releases The Taken King expansion for Destiny, they announce and implement micro-transactions into the game world.  By now you already know how Frantic and I feel about micro-transactions in general; they work at earning some extra revenue for developers, but should be limited to cosmetic items only.  Luckily the micro-transactions in Destiny are following this “golden rule” so far.

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Hello again loyal followers!  Despite rumors that may or may not be circulating, Frantic and I actually are not dead.  That thing called life has been getting in our way the past several weeks.  However, we have been working on some stuff to bring you more articles on a regular basis and I think you’ll enjoy them.  You can find Frantic and Luke posting all sorts of regular articles about Magic on our…well Magic portion of the site, go check it out!

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I’m having a hard time coming up with the right way to type what I’m about to say because I realize the moment I step “out of line” in terms of wording I’ll be attacked.  Nonetheless I’ll do my best but I figured I’d let you know this isn’t going to be your standard article that typically comes from Frantic Talks.

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One of the numerous debates within the gaming world over recent years has been whether or not games can be considered art.  Quite simply yes, games should be considered art just as much as society looks at paintings and classic literature as art.  At the same time, we should not necessarily be comparing them to those forms of art either.

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