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Hidden Features in Windows 10

by Rachel Baker on August 7, 2015

I’m gonna go ahead and say it, I’m a microsoft girl – my phone, my tablet, my laptop…all run Microsoft Windows. I spend as much time (maybe more depending on the game) gaming on my 360 and my XboxOne as I do in the kitchen trying new recipes I accessed on my tablet, after finding […]

Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Is Exactly The Right Move For Microsoft

June 18, 2015

There is a whole lot of conversation right now about whether Microsoft’s decision to make the Xbox One backwards compatible is a good decision or a bad one. As an owner of all Microsoft products, I think its a good one. One of the things I really disliked was the idea that to play my […]

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Fallout 4: Not for Old Generation Consoles

June 8, 2015

So, for all of you Bethesda Fallout 4 fans, if you haven’t saved up for your Xbox One, now is the time to start. Mow some lawns, clean some houses, flip some burgers…I suspect all manual labor will be worth it when you are vegging out on your couch watching the opening credits for the […]

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Explore Alien Oceans with Civilization: Beyond Earth

May 18, 2015

Explore Alien Oceans with Civilization: Beyond Earth The first major expansion, Rising Tide, will allow you to explore the oceans on alien planets. There will also be four new factions, and many of the new features came directly from player feedback. Should be a great addition to the game. Here’s the inspiration:Civilization: Beyond Earth’s first […]

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How Your Gaming Shapes the Way You See The World

April 29, 2015

The article below explores the political nature of video games, by looking at the political strategy needed in games like Sim City, to Tropico and of course, Civiliation. Here’s the Article: The Hidden Politics of Video Games Games and gamers inevitably reflect the values of their times. If today’s video games are laden with violence […]

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The Mysterious Bloodborne Item Nobody Can Figure Out

April 19, 2015

If you are playing Bloodborne, you might want to read this nerd-tastic article about the mysterious thing no one can figure out. Here’s the Article: The Mysterious Bloodborne Item Nobody Can Figure Out Hidden deep within Bloodborne is an item that looks pretty damn important. The only problem? Nobody knows what it does. In order […]

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Make A Living By Playing Video Games

March 30, 2015

Here is a really good interview from Business Insider with some of Twitch.tv’s top streamers, and people behind some of the top gaming channels on YouTube. Here’s the Article: These guys have managed to make a living by playing video games More than one hundred million people watch people play video games on the website […]

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Beard Growth In Video Games

March 25, 2015

This is an awesome new level of character development throughout a game. Great job by the Witcher 3 game developer, CD Projekt, for making beard growth happen. Here’s the Article: Beard Growth Comes to Video Games Finally! As anyone with facial hair will tell you, it grows. Except in video games, where beards seem suspended […]

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Updated Video Game Release Schedule

February 23, 2015

Here is an updated post by Game Informer on the 2015 release dates for games on all platforms. There is a hefty ‘confirmed, but undated’ list at the bottom, so stay tuned for updates throughout the year. Here’s the Article: 2015 Video Game Release Schedule It wasn’t even September when readers started asking when we’d […]

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ICYMI: Microsoft is ready to unleash Xbox One apps

February 20, 2015

I suspect as Microsoft gets closer to a Windows 10 launch, they will begin more and more announcements such as this. Here’s the Article: Microsoft is ready to unleash Xbox One apps Microsoft is planning to open up its Xbox One apps platform in a big way this summer. While the software maker has remained […]

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Microsoft is ready to unleash Xbox One apps

February 17, 2015

This is pretty exciting stuff! I think it will be interesting to see what comes out of the developer platforms and how they will be implemented into the next version of Windows, as well. As a Microsoft fan-girl, I approve. Here’s the Article: Microsoft is ready to unleash Xbox One apps Microsoft is planning to […]

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