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    Nintendo Switch launches March 3 with Legend of Zelda

    Nintendo first made murmurs about their upcoming console, codenamed NX, halfway through the Wii U’s life cycle. Years later, Nintendo unveiled the console during a worldwide live stream of the trailer back in October. The trailer for the new console, officially named the Nintendo Switch, is now the company’s most viewed video on their YouTube […] More

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    Bethesda Confirms Review Copy Policy

    Bethesda Softworks has confirmed that they will continue distributing copies of their games to press only one day before their release. The company explained that they will “continue to work with media, streamers, and YouTubers to support their coverage”, and that they “want everyone… to experience [their] games at the same time”. The developer intends […] More

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    Why Donald Trump is actually Ulfric Stormcloak Part 1: Making Skyrim Great Again

    Ladies and gentlemen, we are at a crossroads in our history. No longer are the days of white, heterosexual, political establishment Bob Johnson running against white, heterosexual, political establishment John Bobson. No, those days are past. In fewer than two weeks we will elect a new president, and the American public has never been so […] More

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    A Final Fantasy: The Declining Appeal of JRPGs in the West

    In early 2010, gamers were anxiously awaiting the release the latest entry in one of gaming’s most iconic franchises. Final Fantasy XIII had been announced four years prior, and with hype levels at an all time high for the final release, it was impossible to think that anything could go wrong. Though the game was […] More

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    Open-world games like Fallout 4 will be the death of me

    Fallout 4 is the highly anticipated sequel in a series of games about a post-nuke retrofuturistic Earth. It is a science fiction portrayal of what the world could be like several years from now as our technology continues to rapidly develop. Although our world might not mirror the extremes of Fallout 4’s depiction, consider this: […] More

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    TSG Asks: What Game Will Be A Classic Video Game in 20 Years?

    They say that the golden age of gaming has come and gone, but I feel as if it has yet to pass. The industry is thriving, and games are only getting more creative and deep. Now that we have the ability to manipulate graphics, sound and story like no other, there is no telling where the […] More

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    TSG Asks: Favorite Video Game Graphics?

    Welcome to Top Shelf Gaming’s new series, TSG Asks! TSG Asks is a weekly series where we present one question to our staff and the community about gaming. It is similar to the series Question of the Week, but new and improved. Be on the look out for special guests from the gaming and eSports […] More