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Archived Since:June 4, 2010

Blog Post Archive

QuakeCon 2015: Case-Mod Update!

And we’re back with a late night case-mod update, grabbing some new arrivals to the Con and some we missed. If you haven’t seen the first post, find it here and remember your favorites! Make sure to check the subreddit for continued updates and comment with your favorite case! You can help choose the Saturday [&hellip

QuakeCon 2015: Brawlhalla Anyone?

After indulging in a few adult beverages last night I thought it was a good idea to start shout casting at the BYOC section of QuakeCon. Deciding on a game was relatively easy once you determine the requirements and know your audience. Target titles must be competitive, fast paced and easily to grasp if you’re [&hellip

QuakeCon 2015: Case-Mod Sampling

Conventions are cool. So are huge LANs. What can’t you miss at the 20th anniversary QuakeCon? Well- One reason: The dedicated few who spend months to years on their case modifications. We’ve spent some of our own time gathering them up so you don’t have to bother. And stay tuned until the end! We have [&hellip

BethesdaNet debuts at Quakecon 2015

  Bethesda has joined the ranks of gaming companies to host their own platform for game delivery. It will be interesting to see how it turns out. There is a very loyal fan base for Bethesda and its games, but seeing what happened with Origin and the exploits on the Xbox store i’m skeptical. BethesdaNet is [&hellip

Heart of Thorns: Small Additions Bring Big Changes

As an avid Guild Wars player since the original title came out in 2005, I obviously had an obligation to move on to Guild Wars 2 when it was released 7 years later. Unlike the original title, Guild Wars 2 did not have the option to have a multiclass character. How this worked in the original game was that [&hellip

F2P Friday: Brawlhalla to the Rescue! (Giveaways)

F2P Friday is our weekly showcase of the growing free-to-play market, from MMORPGs to first-person shooters and beyond. The stream team will feature the latest, greatest and just plain fun games that cost you nothing to play. Ever. Granted, you should throw the developer a bone if you enjoy a title, but you don’t have [&hellip

Infinite Crisis Community Jumps Ship ASAP

A few weeks back Turbine Entertainment made what must have been an agonizing decision to pull the plug on Infinite Crisis. Its first foray in a multiplayer online battle arena had only launched weeks before after a large showing at PAX East and the recent addition of Ranked play. Why it was cut is still [&hellip

MOBA Monday: Let’s Play Dead Island: Epidemic

MOBA Monday is a weekly showcase of how to perform, eh, let’s go with adequately – we hope – in a massive online battle arena. The streaming squad features the hottest, upcoming or most interesting titles of their and the communities fancy for a few rounds of PvP shenanigans in our weekly Twitch channel staple. [&hellip

F2P Friday: Haven’t Played Hearthstone in Forever

F2P Friday is our weekly showcase of the growing free-to-play market, from MMORPGs to first-person shooters and beyond. The stream team will feature the latest, greatest and just plain fun games that cost you nothing to play. Ever. Granted, you should throw the developer a bone if you enjoy a title, but you don’t have [&hellip

SMITE: Demigods, Deities and Gods Explained – Ravana

SMITE: Demigods, Deities and Gods Explained is a column dedicated to introducing prospective players of SMITE to its massive backstory of lore. From the Greek to Hindu, each week we’ll look at two characters from a major pantheon and provide a quick recap of their history and in what capacity their digital incarnation will represent [&hellip

Instance Gratification 35: Draenor Dagger Distribution

Instance Gratification is the return of one of our premiere video outings. Originally featuring the cast of founder bloggers thrashing World of Warcraft dungeons and viewer runs of Dungeon & Dragons Online, the reinvigorated column heads to the realm of the Twitch channel. Come join us every Tuesday for dungeon dives, solo attempts and general [&hellip

MOBA Monday: An Infinite Crisis Giveaway Before it Goes Away

MOBA Monday is a weekly showcase of how to perform, eh, let’s go with adequately – we hope – in a massive online battle arena. The streaming squad features the hottest, upcoming or most interesting titles of their and the communities fancy for a few rounds of PvP shenanigans in our weekly Twitch channel staple. [&hellip

E3 2015: New Modes & Skins for Brawlhalla (Interview)

Frenetic beat-em ups and fighting games have always intrigued me. I put far too much time into the Marvel vs. Capcom, Mortal Kombat and Street Fighter franchises. My attention has made its way from these core fighters to those of the Super Smash Bros. ilk, which incorporate environments and items into the mix while doing [&hellip

Instance Gratification 34: Wakanda Shall Level Cap (Giveaway)

Instance Gratification is the return of one of our premiere video outings. Originally featuring the cast of founder bloggers thrashing World of Warcraft dungeons and viewer runs of Dungeon & Dragons Online, the reinvigorated column heads to the realm of the Twitch channel. Come join us every Tuesday for dungeon dives, solo attempts and general [&hellip

Blizzard’s Monetization of its F2P Games

If there was any doubt in the F2P model the success of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft has made it perfectly clear that it’s not a nice and isn’t going anywhere any time soon. It’s here to stay, simple as that. While World of Warcraft likely won’t ever be making a full transition it’s quite clear that Blizzard Entertainment is [&hellip

MOBA Monday: A Squirrel God You Say? (Giveaway)

MOBA Monday is a weekly showcase of how to perform, eh, let’s go with adequately – we hope – in a massive online battle arena. The streaming squad features the hottest, upcoming or most interesting titles of their and the communities fancy for a few rounds of PvP shenanigans in our weekly Twitch channel staple. [&hellip

E3 2015: The Tech Download (Oculus, Morpheus and HoloLens)

Virtual reality in recent years is more than whispers, people are waiting with baited breath to get our hands on the final consumer virtual reality products with good control systems, user experience and supported games, and this E3 shows how close we are to that reality. Not only that but we see that the market [&hellip

F2P Friday: How Does One Forge a Sol?

F2P Friday is our weekly showcase of the growing free-to-play market, from MMORPGs to first-person shooters and beyond. The stream team will feature the latest, greatest and just plain fun games that cost you nothing to play. Ever. Granted, you should throw the developer a bone if you enjoy a title, but you don’t have [&hellip

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