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16 Emotional Stages People Go Through When Playing a New Video Game

16 Emotional Stages People Go Through When Playing a New Video Game

I’ve been a gamer for the last 20 years. Some of my earliest childhood memories involve sitting on the floor in front of my living room television and hearing the classic “Sayyyga” start up of the Sega Genesis, before the music for Sonic the Hedgehog or Aladdin came on. Those games and that console were my gateway into more games, more...
The Future is Here: You Can Now Play League of Legends LCS Fantasy

The Future is Here: You Can Now Play League of Legends LCS Fantasy

Remember when our parents would make us go outside to play because “being on the computer all day” would get us no where? Jokes on you, mom and dad! eSports, which includes competitive video games like League of Legends, DOTA 2, Starcraft 2 and others, has millions of fans and players from the U.S. to...
I Found My Old Pokemon Cards And These 'Honest Trailers' Are Laying On the Nostalgia

I Found My Old Pokemon Cards And These ‘Honest Trailers’ Are Laying On the Nostalgia

Like many of you, I went “home” for the holidays this year. And by home, I mean the houses that both my parents live in that I haven’t lived at for 9 years/have never lived at. But I digress. So, anyway, during the course of visiting my dad, he informed me that he still had...
Happy Dragon Age: Inquisition Day!

Happy Dragon Age: Inquisition Day!

Happy Dragon Age: Inquisition Day, everyone! We can’t wait to see what Thedas has in store for us! Lead them or fall!
Emily & Peter's Comikaze 2014 Wrap-Up and Cosplay Photos!

Emily & Peter’s Comikaze 2014 Wrap-Up and Cosplay Photos!

Another year, another successful Halloween/Comikaze! It was so fun to celebrate our favorite holiday and our favorite Con in the same weekend last year, and we were so delighted that we’d get to do it again this year! But you guys know the drill, let’s get right to it! For Halloween, Peter and I wanted...
5 Gateway Fandoms That Made Me the Geek I Am Today

5 Gateway Fandoms That Made Me the Geek I Am Today

Growing up, I’m sure we all heard about “gateway drugs.” Our teachers warned us about them, our parents warned us about them, all those after school specials warned us about them. A gateway drug would lead you to other drugs and other drugs and before long, you’d be living in a ran down by the...
'Mass Effect' Gets an Honest Trailer and It's Perfect

‘Mass Effect’ Gets an Honest Trailer and It’s Perfect

We love Mass Effect. Seriously. We talk about it a lot. We talk about all the feels, I’ve talked about how I cried A LOT during the Citadel DLC, I’ve even talked about the bad ass lithographs we have in our house (Thane is jump punching a guy in the face, guys!). They’ll always be...
WATCH: BioWare Gave Us a Look at the Next 'Mass Effect' at SDCC

WATCH: BioWare Gave Us a Look at the Next ‘Mass Effect’ at SDCC

Seems like SDCC was forever ago instead of just 2 weeks ago, and information has continued to trickle out about some of the things that were discussed at the many panels that went on. For instance, we learned that Ra’s al Ghul is coming to Arrow and Marvel has a bunch of release dates for movies...
10 Super Offsite Things to Do at SDCC 2014

10 Super Offsite Things to Do at SDCC 2014

For the second year in a row, we’ll be making the journey down to San Diego for the annual San Diego Comic Con… but we’re not going to the show. The actual Con is notoriously hard to get into (not to mention trying to get a hotel room) and the idea of waiting outside of...
See the Difference with an Interactive Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Trailer

See the Difference with an Interactive Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Trailer

Since first playing Kingdom Hearts as a teenager, it’s remained one of my favorite games. So when they announced that they would be remixing Kingdom Hearts 1 for the PS3, I was excited to see such a great game get a bit of a face lift. And just a few weeks ago at E3, attendees...
Let's All Get Emotional About 'Dragon Age: Inquisition' and 'Mass Effect'

Let’s All Get Emotional About ‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ and ‘Mass Effect’

Every year, E3 provides gamers with a look at some of the most anticipated games of the year and beyond. There are a lot of games we’re looking forward to, including the new Assassin’s Creed and Star Wars: Battlefront, but the games that brought our excitement to a fever pitch is the upcoming Dragon Age:...
"Dragon Age: Inquisition" Looks to Continue Rich Storytelling, Awesome Action

“Dragon Age: Inquisition” Looks to Continue Rich Storytelling, Awesome Action

The Dragon Age series has been one of my favorites over the years. There has been tons of DLC, several books, comics and even a table top RPG, all of which have kept me coming back for more. By itself, the gameplay trailer for the upcoming Dragon Age: Inquisition looks to involve an engaging story,...