Category Archives: Gaming

Have A Look Inside QuakeCon


You know those days where everything just goes wrong and you’re so stressed you have to do something to get unwound? Some people have a few drinks, other work out. I like blowing people up! Oh yeah, nothing like throwing some rockets at someone and seeing their gibs go flying! I’m talking about the first person shooter Quake 3 Arena of course! But wouldn’t you want to do that with a whole building full of people gunning after you too? You can, and it’s called QuakeCon! The country’s biggest LAN party! Read the rest of this entry

Female Gamers Are Kicking Ass in E-Sports


There is a stereotype that female gamers are these über sexy girls sitting around, scantily clad in their undies and such and playing games like Princess Pony IV or some other non-sense, when actually, they are just gamers playing the games they love. Some of them are getting into the professional end of playing by becoming E-sport athletes and kicking ass! Read the rest of this entry

The X-Cast: Geek Show Episode 43 – Gotta Catch’em All!


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BJ and I have succumbed to the Pokémon GO peer pressure and started playing! And we talk a little about that in this episode! Are you ready to Catch’em All? Let’s go! (more…)

Nintendo Just Hired a Dude Named Bowser as VP of Sales


Hide the Princess Mario! Bowser is back and he was just hired as Vice President of Sales for Nintendo of America. Was anyone at HR not paying attention to this guy’s resume? Read the rest of this entry

This Guy Finds Rare Magic The Gathering Card Worth $27K in An Unopened Deck and Loses It


I’ve been known to try and play a few hands of Magic The Gathering from time to time, but it’s not really my cup of Romulan Ale. But I still have my decks, and I do buy a new one from time to time. But this guy is obviously a collector as well as a player, and when he finds a rare card that is worth $27,000(more…)

Star Wars Battlefront Teaser Makes The Game Look Amazing [VIDEO]


If this game is anything like this teaser trailer makes it out to be, then Electronic Arts, may have come a step closer to redeeming themselves in the gamer community.  (more…)

Mojang Tells Minecraft Users “F*@K YOU!” With Their Sale to Microsoft


Markus Persson, aka “Notch” has broken his silence on the sale of his company, Mojang, creator of Minecraft to Microsoft. Essentially he’s a hypocrite and has no clue how to respond to being called out on it. Read the rest of this entry