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  • Christmas Presents
    Five unbelievably easy last minute gifts for Gamers
    It’s Christmas Eve and all the presents are wrapped and ready to go, right? Well, in an ideal world that would always be the case, but let’s be realistic for a moment. Perhaps it was procrastination or a simple slip of the mind, either...
  • Five gaming accessories to get for the holidays
    Five gaming accessories to get for the holidays
    To some, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. To others, it’s time to panic. With literally three weeks to go, Christmas Eve will soon be upon those who celebrate the gift giving holiday. The real question, however, is are you...
  • GameStop Black Friday deals revealed:  Highly anticipated GameStop ad is out
    GameStop Black Friday deals revealed: Highly anticipated GameStop ad is out
    It’s time to play a game! In case you haven’t heard the news, ‘tis the season - the holiday shopping season, that is. It’s hard to believe but the big Black Friday shopping extravaganza is days away and budget-minded...
  • GameStop Pre-Black Friday Family Weekend Begins:  Early holiday deals begin Friday
    GameStop Pre-Black Friday Family Weekend: Early holiday deals begin Friday
    It’s time to play a game! In case you haven’t heard the news, ‘tis the season - the holiday shopping season, that is. Retailers have been busy preparing for the big Black Friday shopping extravaganza and some have already kicked...
  • Extra Life
    Extra Life charities across Houston start tomorrow
    The annual Extra Life charity marathons begin all around the world starting tomorrow. The charity is represented by gamers of all kinds to benefit local children's hospitals. In Houston, there are two places that I know of where anybody can go...
  • Will Ferrel wants to game
    Will Ferrell wants to host the coolest video game event for charity
    Is it too much to say that Will Ferrell makes the world a better place? The correct answer is no, it’s not too much. And now he wants you to help him actually make the world a better place. The Verge reported today that Will Ferrell is...
  • Final Boss Veigar
    Final Boss Veigar invades the League of Legends
    Fort Worth League of Legends fans can now get their hands on the power-gauntlet wearing Final Boss Veigar. This skin pays homage to classic video games in general, while also flaunting some very specific and subtle references. Riot Games is known...
  • Soda Pop Soldier
    Nick Cole on 'Soda Pop Soldier'
    Nick's new book brought to you by Harper Collins1. I see gaming is a big influence on this book. Could you go into why this is for your new book Soda Pop Soldier?ANSWER: I like to write what I'd want to read. Or, said another way, I write...
  • Writer James Carmichael
    James Carmichael on writing Erra’s Throne
    Erra’s Throne is a young adult series set in New York City. We follow Emmeline (Emmy) Kim as she discovers herself through her adventures as a gamer.Broken into five Columns, each ebook is a fast experience that excites the reader for the...
  • Assassin's Creed Experience
    Free video game events you have to check out at San Diego Comic-Con 2014
    San Diego Comic-Con is set to begin this week, and well over 100,000 attendees will gather once again to celebrate the world of comics, film, television, video gaming, and everything in between.Even if you missed out on purchasing tickets to the...
  • General Lee Video Game Screen Shot
    Gamers Crash More, Pass Tests Sooner
    A new survey shows that people who play video games on a regular basis are more likely to pass their driving test the first time. However, before you go and buy your teen a new PlayStation, you should also know that people who play video games are...
  • Video games to Smithsonian Art Museum
    Smithsonian American Art Museum gets video games for permanent collection
    The Smithsonian American Art Museum has acquired two video games for its permanent collection, "Flower" (2009) by Jenova Chen and Kellee Santiago of thatgamecompany and "Halo 2600" (2010) by Ed Fries. These acquisitions build...
  • YouTube copyrightalypse makes this panda sad
    Copyrightalypse: YouTube strikes out against the gaming community
    These days, it's not enough to read a video game review in a magazine. Many people will either look up a “Let's Play” of a game they're thinking of buying or even hear of these games for the first time from the gamers they...
  • Extra Life 2013 totals over 3 million
    Extra Life raises over $3 million for Children's Miracle Network
    In an annual gaming marathon called Extra Life, gamers all over the world played for 25 hours this weekend to raise money for Children's Miracle Network. On the morning of Nov. 3, Extra Life announced that, at the official end of the event,...
  • 5 Great Gifts Your Favorite Gamer Will Love For Under $100
    5 Great Gifts Your Favorite Gamer Will Love For Under $100
    You're probably thinking it's too early to shop for Holiday gifts, but it's not and your favorite gamer may have a birthday in between now and the end of the year. Though the holiday season is the one to be “jolly” and it...