New HOTS Hero – Spotlight: Alexstrasza (Healer Support)

Cassius Sonoda

by Cassius Sonoda

YouTuber, blogger, PC hardware seller, and PC gamer.

hero-alexstraszaBlizzard’s Alexstrasza, the new Heroes of the Storm (HOTS) hero, somewhat reminds me of League of Legend’s Shyvanna, although unlike the tanky bruiser Shyvanna, she is a healer support with moderate survivability, and modest damage, instead concentrating her strengths on utility.  As a heavy-duty healer, she calls upon multiple healing abilities that includes her Q, W, R, D, and talents!  Like her cousin Shyvanna, her hero trait (D) turns her into a dragon which is a greatly empowered form of herself. Continue reading “New HOTS Hero – Spotlight: Alexstrasza (Healer Support)”

PUBG: First impressions

Cassius Sonoda

by Cassius Sonoda

YouTuber, blogger, PC hardware seller, and PC gamer.

In-game screenshot depicts a plane at altitude ready to paradrop the player into the battlefield.
The opening moments of a PUBG game, showing a plane at altitude ready to paradrop the player into the vast, picturesque battlefield below.

If you ever wondered what PUBG (PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds) is all about, the perfect analogy I can think of is The Hunger Games – referring of course to the books and their derivative movies, in which drawn competitors from each of the districts of a dystopian empire are pitted against each other in gladiator-like games in a massive arena favouring those with wits, cunning and resourcefulness.  Continue reading “PUBG: First impressions”