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PAX East Panel – Indie to AAA; What you need to know about podcasting

http://podcast.playonix.com/PressAtoListen/PAX%20East%20Panel%20-%20Indie%20to%20AAA%20-%20What%20you%20need%20to%20know%20about%20podcasting.mp3 A big thank you to  Dan Amrich and Katrin Auch from “Dan and Kat Talk” for appearing with the Press ‘A’ to Listen Crew at a PAX East Panel to talk about podcasting! Enjoy! NOTE: It seems the audio is in mono — from the left speaker only — because, apparently, I’m a goddamned fool. […]

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Review – Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2

It’s been years since I had the pleasure of diving into a Castlevania game, so when it was announced that Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 would be gracing consoles, it was the perfect opportunity to catch-up on one of the storied franchises in gaming history. Knowing that the first  Lords of Shadow installment was generally […]

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IGN Feature – The Reality Behind the Pro Gaming Scene

There are more similarities between e-sports and professional sports (such as football or basketball) than you might think. Players in both fields dedicate innumerable hours to honing their craft by practicing with teammates, training on particular fields or maps, and devoting nearly every waking moment to making themselves better at their prospective aspirations. There are […]

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News – Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Announced

It looks like those fine fellas (and ladies) at 2K Games and Gearbox Software know their golden goose when they see it. The massively-popular FPS-meets-RPG Borderlands is getting another installment. This time players will be on Pandora’s moon, fighting in low-gravity with four new characters, and will hear how Handsome Jack ascended to the position we […]

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PAX East News – Win $1,000, an Xbox One, or an iPad Mini

I know that all of you readers enjoy contests and giveaways. Hell, that’s half the reason you read my blog (it’s OK to admit it, I enjoy giving you the things I get). I got a press release today for those attending PAX East 2014. By playing Fairway Solitaire Blast, you have a chance to win. […]

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Giveaway – Tropico 4 Gold Edition & Borderlands 2!

I’ve got PAX East coming up this week, which means a whole CRAPTON of stuff to give away to you readers. That means I have to unload some of the other hardware and software that I’ve got in the vault. This week I’m giving away Tropico 4 Gold Edition (Games for Windows PC) The Tropico […]

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April Fools Day Press Releases

I’ll try to add everything that that hits my inbox RIGHT HERE! Guild Wars to launch Bobblehead mode World of Tanks: Crayfish

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Review – BenQ XL2420TE

Television and monitors are moving at such a fast rate that sometimes it’s hard to keep up on what technology legitimately works and what’s added to the box as “fluff”. Recently, I’ve had my hands on BenQ’s XL2420TE Gaming Monitor in order to determine just what makes this specifically designed for gaming. Additionally, with an […]

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New Batman Arkham Knight Screens Revealed

The folks at Warner Brothers Interactive have released a few new screens today. Enjoy! Batman: Arkham Knight is based on DC Comics’ core Batman license and will be available exclusively for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and Windows PC.  The game is scheduled for release worldwide in 2014.  […]

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Review – Titanfall

For many, Titanfall acts as a rival to popular first-person shooter franchise Call of Duty. Setting aside that EA is publishing the game of the same genre, many members of developer Respawn Entertainment are former developers of the franchise they’ve been tasked with toppling. And while it will surely take more than one pebble to […]

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