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COMPETITION WINNER: The Future of Gaming

We recently ran a competition for aspiring writers to have an article of theirs published on Opium Pulses and our winner this year is Ashok Sharma from Delhi, India.Thank you Ashok for your passionate article about a technology you clearly have a lot of excitement for, it really shines through in your writing.The Future of GamingWhat is the first that comes to mind when you think about gaming? Think of a game you find really fun? Is it immersive? Addictive? Can you can relate to it? Does it excite you enough to rush your adrenaline level to the sky?Usually, things that

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Interview with The Expanse and SideQuest Developers

With the recent release of Facebook's brand new standalone VR headset, the Oculus Quest - the modding and side-loading communities surrounding the rhythm app BeatSaber have perked up once more but this time The Expanse Team are here to save the day and make the whole process painless with their impressive Oculus Go and Quest side-loading app, SideQuest.This goes hand in hand with their other VR offering, a social platform where users can explore and manipulate the world around them together with friends or friends to be in the avatar of their choice! The Expanse VR is growing in popularity and

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RuneScape's Various Game Modes Explained

RuneScape is one of the longest living MMORPGs, consistently playable in one version or another since 2001!Besides the standard experience, Jagex has offered many variants over the years, from legacy versions, alternative servers, to complete game redesigns. Allow us to list and describe the different ways to experience the game, including those sadly no longer with us.RuneScape 1-3These are the base game variants of RuneScape, four major versions have launched over the years since 1999 and the latest version is still available to play today.Devious MUDThe first version of RuneScape released to the public in 1999 was named Devious MUD (Multi-User

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Everything Right With Assassin's Creed: Black Flag

Assassin's Creed Black Flag was a masterpiece in many ways, primarily on how it claimed the title for most in-depth and complete sailing game at the time. Years later some of the same developers have announced Skull & Bones, the sailing spiritual sequel without it's Assassin counterpart.But Black Flag was a lot more intricate than just a sailing game, and the Assassin portion added a huge design element to all of its components. Let's take a look at Everything Right with AC: Black Flag and use it as a guideline and lens which to look at Skull & Bones through.The SpyglassA

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Best League of Legends Champions for Noobs 2019

League of Legends continues its reign of dominance in the world of eSports.Its popularity does not seem to be slowing down. In fact, sites like sportsbetting.ag are putting out betting odds on more and more LoL events, attesting to this fact.2019 has already been a great for League of Legends fans. The Spring Splits in the Pro Championship Series were as exciting as all get-out! But let’s change the pace a bit today. Instead of talking about teams, let’s focus on the coolest characters for newbs.Best Beginner CharactersYou can choose from over 100 different characters … so it can be a