Digital Uppercuts

Will Nintendo fans support Call of Duty: Ghosts on the Wii U?

by Ramon Arandaon July 26, 2013
It’s no secret that when Call of Duty: Black Ops II was first announced on the Nintendo Wii U, there was a lot of celebration from Nintendo fans who were hoping to play the first HD version of a COD game on a Nintendo platform.  I too, as someone who has supported Nintendo since I […]

Digital Uppercuts: DRM Issues, PS4, 1UP, and Windows Phone 8

by Ramon Arandaon March 11, 2013
It’s been a while since I sat down and pieced together enough thoughts to warrant another edition of Digital Uppercuts, but alas, there’s been a lot to talk about over the past few weeks and so I figured I’d get it going once again. Obviously one of the biggest stories in the industry right now […]

Digital Uppercuts: Boxing Video Game Pushovers

by Ramon Arandaon April 22, 2012
With loads of boxing action over the past few weeks, I’ve felt the need to get into some fisticuffs of my own – the digital kind of course.  That of course means I’ve checked out some boxing games from my collection which has reminded me that there are quite a few bums ones. Guys who’d […]


Digital Uppercuts: Fight Night Champion Decides Pacquiao vs. Mayweather

by Ramon Arandaon February 21, 2012
Hello all, this is Ramon Aranda, your new Sr. Editor here at  And this week, I’m kicking off my new column, Digital Uppercuts, where I’ll discuss a myriad of topics each time around.  For this inaugural piece, given the column’s title, I’ve decided to dedicate it to a heavily anticipated fight that has yet […]
Not exactly the best movie tie-in I've ever seen...

Things We Can Do Without in Gaming

by Ramon Arandaon August 1, 2011
Welcome to the debut of Digital Uppercuts; where I’ll discuss everything and anything game-related that comes to mind.  In this particular article, I look into a handful of things I could really do without in gaming. If you’re reading this, then gaming is a part of your life.  The love for video games and the […]