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Brandon Watson

Newton Norman Minow referred to the television industry as a “wasteland” in a speech given at a broadcaster’s convention in 1961. If Newt could have seen the future I wonder if he would’ve amended his words to include the videogame industry, or ... more

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Arcades have been making a thrilling comeback. Now they are fantastic bar/game room hybrids that call back generations of gamers from around the world. For those uninitiated in gamer history or episodes of Stranger Things, arcades were, at one ... more

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Days are shorter, the shadows clinging to the edges of the sidewalk are a bit darker. The season of death inches so near that you can feel its icy breath on the back of your neck. The veil between the worlds of the living and dead becomes thinner ... more

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It’s no big secret among gamers that independently produced and published games have quickly outpaced their big box counterparts. It’s a glorious revolution in which the gaming public at large has discovered greater value for their dollar and ... more

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Imagine a lush fantasy world inundated with conflict between the forces of chaos and order. Valiant heroes, demigods, and mortals struggle against the merciless hordes of the evil and depraved for centuries. Now imagine that fantasy world being ... more

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A long time ago in a galaxy far far away epic battles rage across planets and moons of star systems seized by social and political turmoil. An evil dictatorship rules this universe with a mighty force choke and only a slap-shod group of freedom ... more

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Alecia Vera Buckles can catch your eye in any dark and noisy venue with her shocking blue hair and Cheshire cat smile. I met her while working The Road to Nightfall last year. Fast forward and I’m sitting on a foot rest in the Bazar Odditorium ... more

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In the grim darkness of the future there is only war. It’s the 41st millennium and existence is inundated with over-the-top insanity of a universe in the throes of constant battle and strife. Genetically modified super monks, demonic forces of ... more

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In the military, there exists notorious pre-operation briefs called terrain models or sand tables. A poor squad leader is tasked to build a scaled down representation of the battle-space in order to coordinate missions and plan attacks. more

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It’s no secret that I’m a self-proclaimed champion of crowd-funded video games. Maybe it’s my way of getting back all those years of experiencing good games die at the hands of loot boxes and half-finished titles at 100 percent market price with ... more

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The threat of annihilation by psycho nature is something we as gamers should be familiar with. After all, it’s well-known in most science fiction and dark fantasy that sooner or later Mother Nature will eventually lose her patience and break the ... more

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The revenge fueled deicidal maniac we’ve all come to love and respect is back baby! A bit long in tooth and in facial hair but with a new mythological wasteland to cause glorious death and mayhem in. God of War, the Sony exclusive ... more

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Friends have tried to get me on the WoW train many moons ago, then there was SWTOR, Rift, and EVE Online. Instituting money drains like auction houses and excruciating time eating mechanics that make the eyes bleed with repetitiveness doesn’t ... more

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As I pour over the latest gaming news during the fleeting hours of the night, it appears the video game world is politically strained. As I’ve aged as a gamer, I’ve foolishly considered that I’ve refined my tastes when it comes to being a ... more

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I’m not sure what the Polish have been drinking over the years but they’ve been making some pretty creative games lately. Bloober Team may not have the shining reputation that the Witcher’s CD Projekt Red boasts but their latest foray into the ... more

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It’s February and that’s not love in the air. It’s more like rain and discord mixed with a slight breeze of despair from the recent electric bill and the plethora of school shut downs from the Mega-Flu. I’m not sure if anyone wants to see the ... more

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Happy New Year friends! Okay, I may be a wee bit late, considering it’s almost February, but there’s nothing like starting a fresh year with eminent nuclear disaster and a new Tide Challenge or whatever Darwinian Sadomasochist Award thinning ... more

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DeLoreans, Miami Vice, and video arcades. I blame two seasons of Stranger Things for my overwhelming desire to seek out reminders of the ‘80s for better or worse. When I heard about Chattanooga Billiard Club’s newish game room at their Jordan ... more

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the final month of the year has arrived and the threat of another snowmageddon looms on cold gray skies. Demand for milk and bread will stay high until spring, if it ever comes. But as my Magic 8-Ball says, “Outlook does not look good”. more

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Beneath the surface of all games exists an intricate code that reads between Cyrillic and ancient alien hieroglyphics to the untrained eye. As daunting as it appears, there exists some coding geniuses working inside and outside the gaming industry. more

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