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  • Commendations: 2021
    Whilst Yelling At Children is made possible by its amazing team of writers, editors, moderators and its fledgling social media team, there are some that go above and beyond and this page is about celebrating those team members. Level Up Award This is the penultimate award that is given to the writer that best encapsulates… Continue reading Commendations: 2021
  • Best Attachments for the AX50 in Modern Warfare COD
    Modern Warfare is a online shooting game that is rated MA15+. This article features the best attachments for the AX50
  • Toxicity In Gaming
    Gaming toxicity is when a player has a bad attitude and demonstrates their bad behaviour in a gaming context. There are different labels for different types of toxicity. For example, griefing which is when a player is disrupting or annoying another player. This includes team killing, stealing other players things, cheating, and hacking.
  • Call of Duty: Warzone
    Warzone needs an anti-cheat to prevent hackers from ruining the game.  
  • Glitches Explained
    Everybody knows what a glitch is, something that happens in a game that should not happen, sometimes helpful sometimes not. They are mostly temporary and are caused by errors in the OS, bugs or viruses, or the application itself. Most of the glitches that occur are temporary, which means they will only last for a… Continue reading Glitches Explained
  • VR In Our Society
    7dx is an organization that works on implementing VR (Virtual Reality) into helping the society grow.
  • DDLC+: Is it Really That Good?
    Doki Doki Literature Club, also known as DDLC, is recognised as one of the best visual novels of all time. It was launched on September 22, 2017, and it is slowly getting forgotten. To prevent this, the Team Salvato developed a DLC called DDLC+ with extra help from Serenity Forge.
  • Why are Toxic Acts Okay in the Gaming Community?  
    Gaming communities are friendly and happy; however, sadly there is also a dark side. It is the toxic side.  
  • Planet Zoo: The Revival Of The Zoo Tycoon Genre
    Planet Zoo is a building management game made by Frontier Developments. The game is a tycoon of sorts, in which you build a zoo and fill it with very realistic-looking animals. You can either follow a storyline with the campaign mode, build zoos all around the world with franchise mode, build a zoo with certain guidelines in challenge mode, or let your imagination run wild in sandbox mode.
  • How Gaming Can Affects Us
    Video gaming is loved by billions, and it can affect the world we live in so I will be writing about what it is doing to the world. Here are some topics I am going to explore in my article: the impact video gaming has on society, how video gaming can cause social isolation, and the most toxic fanbases.
  • Why Overwatch 2 Will FAIL
    Overwatch 2 was just an update. Yeah, sure, the U.I looked different, there were two new characters, and half the roster was revamped, but that was about it. Now the game is going to have P.V.E mode implemented, but it was delayed which sucks considering how it was going to be the whole point of making a sequel. But after the launch of Overwatch 2, I am not hopeful for its future.
  • The Profiling Of ETHANvania
    This is a deep look into ETHANvania’s gaming and personal life.
  • Zero Hour Review: Underrated or Under-done?
    In this article, we review a fairly underrated shooter game the likes of Ready or Not and Rainbow Six, seeing if it deserves its current status or not.
  • Castlevania – A Great Start to an Iconic Franchise
    This article covers Castlevania. A Retro Video Game Platformer released on the Nintendo Entertainment System that is tough as nails and really challanges the player.
  • GTA Tips and Tricks for Starting Out
    GTA5 tips and tricks for new or unexperienced players.
  • Civilization VI City Building Tips & Tricks
    City building and planning districts is a core part of the game that is very important for winning games. That’s why I have chosen to collect some of the best tips and tricks that cover some strategies for planning an empire in Civilization 6.
  • Reviewing Every TF2 Shotgun
    Team Fortress 2 has a weird power dynamic with its shotguns, being that some classes have little to no shotguns while others (like Engineer) have a mountain of available shotguns. So, I decided to make this weird tier list/review/analysis type thing.
  • Gengar Profile Piece
    Gengar, a writer for Level Up, has been writing for nearly one year. He is a fan of open-world games; his favourite game being GTA V. The first game Gengar ever played was PUBG, which his friend showed him in China when he was just 7 years old.
  • How Does Gaming Affect the Environment?
    We do much more damage than you might think.
  • Star Wars Vader Immortal Ep1 – VR 
    Star Wars: Vader Immortal is a Star Wars Virtual Reality (VR) game. This is one out of three parts, and they all have a story line and a campaign which is linked to the Star Wars universe.
  • Dream Flash demo 19
    Dream Flash is a rogue-like bullet hell game created by RamafParty. It was recently updated to the 19th demo, which added a new boss, new music, resprites, and made the game easier to mod. As of now, the game has not fully released yet, but the demo is currently available on Steam.
  • JA_Chop_Chop’s Profile
    JA_Chop_Chop is a 16-year-old student at Templestowe College and is part of Level Up (an English elective), and a writer for the Yelling at Children website — being one of the “OG” users. He enjoys playing Minecraft, but also likes War Thunder. He enjoys playing with his friends as well as being a good friend to others around him.
  • Inscryption, the (Card) Game for Your Life
    You better hope you get a good hand.
  • Need for Speed: Rivals Review
    Need for Speed: Rivals is an open world driving game released on 15th November 2013.
  • A Review on Fallout 4!
    This review is going to be on the open world FPS RPG Fallout 4.
  • These Are The Best XCOM 2 Gameplay Mods
    XCOM 2 is a great game, but I always feel like there could be some changes made to the game to make it better. That’s why I use these mods whenever I play!
  • Pokémon Crystal Review: A Timeless Classic
    Pokémon Crystal was released in 2000 by Nintendo for the Gameboy Color only, and it is a solitary version to the other second generation games: Pokémon Gold & Silver. In this game you’d choose between two different characters to play as in this specialized version of the Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver.
  • What are some of the best XCOM 2 cosmetic mods?
    This article features some of the top mods for XCOM 2 that improve your customization options for soldiers and the games visuals.
  • Riot Games’ Character Design
    Riot Games’ character development within the lore is done in such a way that pulls you further into the fandom rather than the game. While most of the player base are sweats who play for the sake of playing, the characters create a whole other aspect of the game that is largely more enjoyable than your basic PVP game.
  • NOVEX: More than a Car Lover
    N0VEX always enjoyed cars, he grew up with them. He always enjoyed the sounds cars make. It’s a partial factor to why he plays car games: because he can experience cars that he would normally never afford.
  • Nuclear43: Writer, gamer and maths enthusiast
    An article about one of our most popular writers, Nuclear43
  • Easy Ways to Save Energy Whilst Gaming
    Video Gaming can take up a larger amount of power than you may think it will. Some gamers care about being ecofriendly when gaming, but the vast majority of people are unaware of the large impact that gaming has on the environment.
  • EthanVANIA, a Writer and Retrogame Enthusiast.
    EthanVANIA is a high school student who writes articles for YellingAtChildren. He is also a retro game lover.
  • “Boring Job” Simulators
    Games should be interesting, right? Well, what If I told you that there was a whole game genre that is basically just boring jobs turned into slightly less boring games?
  • The Amazing World of Dead Cells
    Dead Cells is definitely a game you should check out. It is a roguelike with precise, yet fast paced combat. Over the past few years, the game has developed into something fun and enjoyable.
  • Descenders Tips & Tricks
    descenders is a downhill mountain biking game that puts the player in different environments, auto generated maps in the career mode.
  • Just Cause 4
    Just Cause 4, developed, and realised in 2018, is an action-adventure game for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Developed by Avalanche Studios and published by Square Enix’s European subsidiary, Just Cause 4 is the fourth game of the Just Cause series and sequel to 2015’s Just Cause 3.
  •  War Thunder
    The game War Thunder is a free-to-play, cross-platform MMO. The game is a tactical third person shooter game with three different game modes: aviation, armoured vehicles, and naval craft. It was made by Gaijin Entertainment in 2013.
  • Sh1prenfire: writer, gamer, programmer
    During the first eight years of his school experience, Sh1penfire was home-schooled back in Singapore. The reason for this was his struggle with autism, ADHD, dyslexia and his difficulties with socialisation.
  • Kwoopa: musician, gamer, and more
    Kwoopa is one of the OG writers for Yelling at Children. He has currently written five articles, on topics ranging from Splatoon to GTA. Kwoopa, despite being neurodivergent and photosensitive epileptic, still enjoys watching anime, and playing the drums.
  • Genshin Impact Review [2.7]
    Genshin Impact is an action, role-playing game that allows the player to play as a variety of different characters, throughout an open-world environment.
  • Two Point Hospital: The Hillarious Hospital Management Game
    Two Point Hospital is a single player hospital management simulator made by Two Point Studios and published by SEGA. Your goal in the game is to try and build a successful and profitable hospital empire. Build rooms, place furniture and wacky machines, hire staff and cure every patient that walks through those hospital doors.
  • Forts Review
    Forts is an RTS (Real Time Strategy) game on Steam created by Earthwork Games. The aim of the game is to destroy the enemy fort using a variety of weaponry.
  • How OneShot Breaks the Fourth Wall
    OneShot is a story rich puzzle game created by Future Cat LLC, and published by Degica in 2016. The game is $15 AUS and is only available on Steam. You are tasked with guiding a child to save the world by restoring its sun. This may just seem like a normal puzzle adventure with a furry cat protagonist, but OneShot does everything it can to differ from any other game.
  • TheGaymer is More Than Just a Typical Gay Gamer.
    TheGaymer is a big fan of The Legend Of Zelda and D&D. Whilst she obviously plays video games because they are fun, there is another meaning to their gaming hobby.
  • NottJett Is Nott Just Another Gamer
    NottJett, who is 15 years old and goes to Templestowe College, is a writer here at Yelling At Children. He is one of the new writers that joined the team this year. Although he joined Level Up, he didn’t join because he wanted to write about games like most, but because he wanted to improve his sentence structures.
  • ZORXITRON the Gamer, the Writer, the Legend.
    ZORXITRON Lives with his two parents, two German pointers and his older brother. He enjoys playing Star Wars Battle front II, when he is relaxing at home. He enjoys the Star Wars franchise and the competitive aspect of the game. He also enjoys watching MMA and listening to music.
  • Brawlhalla: Tips and Tricks
    Brawlhalla is a 2D platformer-type fighting game developed by Blue Mammoth Games back in April of 2014 for PC, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, and mobile.
  • What Happened to Flash Games? Can You Still Play Them?
    Not everybody is familiar with flash games: what they were, where they have gone and why. Flash games do take up a spot in my heart, and I think it is important that they stay remembered forever.
  • A Newbs Guide to TABG Weapons
    This article will go over my not so vast knowledge of TABG weapons and my recommendations for weapons and weapons that are not so good
  • Spellbreak: Review
    Spellbreak is an online wizard-themed battle royale game developed by Proletariat Inc.
  • Faster Than Light Review
    FTL is a roguelike game set in space where you must manage ships and their crewmembers’ decisions. You play as one of the last federation ships, tasked to take down the rebel flagship and save the universe. Sounds easy enough, right?
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man: Everything The Fans Wanted
    This article talks about Marvel’s Spider-Man and everything good about the game.
  • League of Legends: Review
    League of Legends is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game. In 2019, the game regularly peaked at eight million concurrent players.
  • Yoru Rework: Good or Bad?
    Disclaimer: This article was planned and made back in January of 2022, so if there is something that is outdated in this, that is why. It’s publication has been delayed due to numerous reasons.
  • Cats Organized Neatly: Review
    Cats Organized Neatly is a relaxing puzzle game made by DU&I. Your main goal in the game is to fit cats into a box, without any of them overlapping.
  • Quality Over Quantity: The Forgotten Gaming Rule
    Over the years, I’ve noticed that there’s been a decrease in high-quality games. Instead, game developers have opted to focus more on shoving out unfinished piles of trash that damage the franchises and the developer’s reputation. So, why do they do this?
  • What Makes Video Game Movies So Incredibly Bad?
    We have all heard of games and movies, but video game movies? Although most have seen atleast one, they’re not very well understood.
  • Be on Both Sides of the Horror: a Dead By Daylight Review
    Death may not be an escape, but it’s unique gameplay is.
  • Road Trip Fun
    Jalopy is a fun game that is worth buying.
  • A WW2 Card Game: That Has Never Been Done Before
    Kards is one of the first WW2 card games
  • Getting Over It: Review
    Getting over it is a frustrating game made by Bennet foddy where you have to climb over obstacles with a hammer.
  • ‘Sifu’: The Ultimate Kung-Fu Game
    Recently, a game called Sifu (a kung-fu Beat ’em up) has released on the Epic Games store, and it’s drawing eyes from everywhere.
  • What Makes a Game Truly ‘Breathtaking?’
    The term ‘breathtaking’ is thrown around alot in gaming culture, but what does it actually mean?
  • What Are Esports?
    Esports is a type of competitive gaming, usually done with multiplayer games where you can go up against opponents.
  • The Complete Minecraft Handbook Collection Review
    A detailed review on the four books that make up the Minecraft Handbook Collection.
  • Nuclear Throne Review
    Nuclear Throne is a roguelike bullet hell game released in 2015 for $17 AUD, with your goal being to clear the level and make it all the way to the throne at the end.
  • Underrated Super Smash Bros Characters That People Should Use!
    Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (SSBU) offers a massive roster of video game characters, but some are more popular than others. Are some of the underrated characters really deserving of being underrated?
  • How Good is the Civilization 6 Babylon Pack?
    Babylon is ruled by Hammurabi, who excels in Science. They are really fun to play as, for every civic boost they get will instantly grant them the whole technology, making them speed ahead of everybody else.
  • Why GTA: San Andreas is better than Cyberpunk 2077
    An article that explains why GTA: San Andreas is better than Cyberpunk 2077 and shows this by comparing the side-activities in both games
  • Nuclear43’s Googology
    [x]{a,b,c} = α_b||([x]{a,b,c-1}) [x]{a,b,1} = [x]{a,b} α_1(0) = x α_k|||n(m) = α_k|||n-1^α_k|||n-1(m)(m) α_n(m) = α_n-1|||m(m) a|||b = a||(a|||b-1) a||b = a concatenated to b α_1(n) = α_1(n-1){α_1(n-1)}α_n-1 a{c}b = a{c-1}(a{c}b-1) a{0}b = ab
  • Subnautica Below Zero Review
    This is a detailed Article on Subnautica Below Zero. A game made by Unknown Worlds Entertainment. It will go over different animals and the story in detail.
  • Subnautica Review
    This is a brief article about the ocean explorer game, subnautica.
  • Roblox
    This article will be reviewing the types of games Roblox offers, the pay to win games, and the range of games available.
  • Hearthstone Access: Mainstream Made Accessible – But Not By The Developers
    Accessibility mods are a huge milestone for the blind community, and Hearthstone Access a great example of individuals making a difference for blind gamers!
  • Gang Beast’s
    Gang Beasts is a multiplayer game you can play with family or friends to beat up each other in a game. its just fun!
  • The End of Android Emulators?
    Windows 11 will be able to run Android app natively. But what does mean to all the 3rd Party emulators like BlueStack, and Nox? 
  • Worms WMD – is it too ambitious or too amazing?
    Worms WMD is one of the newest entries in the Worms series. Does WMD live up to the series, or is WMD a fail at modernizing the 20 year old combat?
  • The Best Clothes To Game In
    This is a gaming advice article all about what you should wear while gaming!
  • The Civ6 Ethiopia Pack
    The new leader, Menelik II rules Ethiopia and takes big advantage of faith and hills to catapult themself to victory.
  • Fury and its Problems: Part 2
    A follow up article to Fury and its problems: Part 1.
  • God of War 2018 Review 
    God of war is a action adventure game created in 2018.
  • Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
    A pack of mercenaries take responsibility in a series of catastrophic events that threatens the peace of the universe.
  • FIFA 22 Reveiw
    Whenever a new FIFA comes out, I am always extremely excited to be able to discover everything new within the game, but sometimes the game won’t be as great as you would’ve probably expected.
  • Game Design for School
    This article looks at game design in schools and the benefits.
  • Far Cry 6 Overview
    Far Cry 6 is an open-world first-person shooter game developed by ‘Ubisoft Toronto’ and is the sixth main installment in the Far Cry franchise.
  • Star Wars Battlefront II Maps
    Star Wars Battlefront II is a first person/ third person shooter game that lets you go back in time to fight villains and heroes.
  • Slime Rancher
    Slime Rancher Review
  • FTL:The basics.
    FTL stands for faster than light. It is set in space. You fly to different sectors and fight ships.
  • Abandoned Version of Minecraft – Minecraft Pi Edition
    Minecraft Pi Edition was developed by Mojang Studio specifically for Raspberry Pi. A small, single-board computer running Raspberry Pi OS (also known as Raspbian), a spin-off of Debian Linux.
  • Psychonauts
    This is a Psychonauts review.
  • Shedding Light on the Problems: War Thunder
    War Thunder is a multiplayer vehicular combat game from 2012. This article will look some of the issues with game as well as it’s community.
  • How Doom Revolutionised the First-Person Shooter Game Market and why it is Worth Playing.
    This article is about how Doom changed the first-person shooter genre and made it what it is today and why is good to play it.
  • What is Cracked Minecraft? Is it Illegal? Is it Safe? And is it a Threat to Mojang?
    But what is cracked Minecraft? Is it illegal? Is it safe? And is it a threat to Mojang? In this article, we are taking a deep dive into this controversial topic, and perhaps one of Minecraft Java Edition’s biggest flaws. 
  • Assassins Creed-Black Flag
    Black Flag, part of the Assassins Creed series, is a history lesson in a vr headset.
  • Sims Or Real Life Experience? Using Simulators to Train Specialists.
    An article about how business are beginning to use computer simulations to train specialists.
  • Assassins Creed Odyssey
    Assassins Creed Odyssey is an open world third person RPGish game, about either Alexios or Kassandra, a Spartan mercenary, who (spoiler warning) was thrown off a mountain by your father because you tried to save a baby.
  • Post Scriptum
    Post Scriptum is a tactical, first-person, shooter video game set during the Second World War. It was developed by Periscope Games. 
  • Some tips and tricks for Roblox Studio
    Some useful tips for those coming to the engine.
  • E3 2021
    E3 is one of the biggest annual game conventions where the biggest gaming companies such as Nintendo, Microsoft and more come and show off what they’re working on.

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