Board Game Week: 3 Must-Have Expansions


Concluding our board game week, we turn our attention to the tabletop equivalent of videogame downloadable content: the expansion. Sometimes an expansion feels like a lazy or cynical cash grab. Sometimes it’s a nice bonus but hardly essential. But sometimes, as in these cases, it’s so transformative that you should never play without it. Castle […]

Play Outlast 2 Demo Now (at Your Own Risk)


I loved the first Outlast game and found it to be one of the most disturbing video games I have ever played in my life (and yes, I have played both Manhunt games). So naturally, when I heard a playable demo for part two was already available (Steam, PS4 Store, Xbox One,) I snatched it […]

Board Game Week: 3 Picks To Start Your Game Night


Continuing our week of board games articles, with an emphasis on gaming groups, here are some suggestions for great starter games. By ”starter game” I’m talking about the first game you play at a session, often while people are still arriving. For me, a good starter game needs to meet several criteria: It’s relatively quick […]

Board Games Week: How To Teach Games


Whether you’re at a gaming group or at home with friends and family, teaching new board games is an important part of both having fun on the night and introducing people to the hobby. Here are a few ways to make the process as painless and effective as possible. Learn the game first. If at […]

Man Builds Real-Life Power Fist from Fallout 4 [Video]


Youtuber “Jairus of All” inspired himself from Fallout 4 to create a real life version of the game’s power fist, a pneumatic-powered punching device that can even crush concrete blocks! Watch as he punches through coconuts, concrete blocks, soda cans and watermelons. Finally the long awaited Powerfist V1.0 !!!! The first, real life, portable, functioning, […]

Official Death Spell Gameplay – Final Fantasy XV


I am a huge Final Fantasy fan and anytime a new Final Fantasy game drops, the thing I am oft most excited about is seeing the summons (or whatever they choose to call them this time around) in action, as well as witnessing some of the more powerful spells being casted for the first time. […]

Board Game Week: Understanding Hobby Game Terms

Credit: Kate Atkinson, Fishponds Gaming Group

Like any hobby or industry, board gaming comes with its own set of jargon. When reading up on the topic or talking to more enthusiastic hobbyists, you may encounter terms that you don’t understand. Generally these refer to particular types of game. Here’s a guide to help you demystify the jargon, though bear in mind […]

Board Game Week: Why You Should Join A Game Group


All this week we’ll be looking at the booming world of hobby board games, kicking off today with a few reasons why you should join a local board game group if you haven’t already done so. These ain’t your grandma’s games It’s a cliché among gamers that if you mention the hobby to a non-fan […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: Save BIG on the Amazon TAP, PS4 Games, Hot Wheels, and MORE!

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, here are a few great deals we stubmled on while browsing the web this morning! –Assassin’s Creed Unity – Limited Edition (PS4) – $19.99 $9.99 –Borderlands: The Handsome Collection (2 Games) (PS4) – $25.49 $19.99 –Bloodborne (PS4) – $19.99 $13.99 –Amazon Prime Members Only: Save 20% On […]

If Dr. Robotnik Had An Assistant [Video]


If Dr. Robotnik would have hired an assistant to help him with his stupid plans, things might not have ended the same way for Sonic. Meet Kevin, Dr. Robotnik’s assistant. Kevin’s a level-headed guy in his early 20s who just wants to assist the dumbest supervillains and fix their terrible, awful schemes (mostly because he’s […]

That Unicorn Tho: 10 Weirdest Weapons In Video Gaming


I don’t care. As far as I am concerned EVERY VIDEO GAME ON THE MARKET should have a screaming unicorn that shoots rainbows out of its behind as a weapon. Game over, Red Faction Armageddon wins. It’s a wrap folks. Every other game weapon can now bow down before that, for real. Even the BFG […]

Stuff Like This Is Why Nintendo Has Diehard FanBoys

You cannot help but be impressed by this. I had my last phone in storage for a week and it died. But six plus years (am I wrong or is six plus years seven years? Just seems like basic deductive logic) and Nintendo DS (3DS, 3DS lite, 3DSx, 3DxYz or whichever model this is) turns […]