E3 2014 Puzzle and Adventure Games You’ll Love – and What was Missed

E3 2014 Puzzle and Adventure Games You’ll Love – and What was Missed

E3 (the Electronic Entertainment Expo) is the event for all electronic gaming launches on the horizon. Unlike gaming conventions like Penny Arcade Expo (PAX), E3 …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on June 13, 2014
The Big List of Anime Conventions

The Big List of Anime Conventions

You might have seen my list of must-see geek conventions where I selected 17 excellent events from a variety of geekdoms such as video games, …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on June 6, 2014
The Indie Strikes Back: Five indie games coming out in 2014 that will blow your mind

The Indie Strikes Back: Five indie games coming out in 2014 that will blow your mind

“Indie gaming” (games that are produced independent of a major publisher) has become a part of our gaming vernacular since 2009. There are two big …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on April 21, 2014
Google Wear’s Great Grandparents: A Brief History of Wearable Computers

Google Wear’s Great Grandparents: A Brief History of Wearable Computers

What felt like a utopian cyberpunk dream is now becoming reality: wearable computers is a topic on everyone’s lips. Last year we were introduced to …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on April 15, 2014
Roundup: The Best Gaming Keyboards

Roundup: The Best Gaming Keyboards

It’s likely you’re not playing on your ideal gaming keyboard, and not just any old keyboard will do. In an earlier post we learned that …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 26, 2014
Buying a Gaming Keyboard? Read This First.

Buying a Gaming Keyboard? Read This First.

Computer gaming is here to stay, and the technology you use to play those games can make or break your fun. Gaming keyboards are an …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 24, 2014
How to Get an Epic Win on Your Gamer New Year’s Resolution (or any resolution, really)

How to Get an Epic Win on Your Gamer New Year’s Resolution (or any resolution, really)

It’s that time of year again. New year’s resolutions. A clean slate brings newfound hope—we imagine our ideal self: healthier, smarter, kinder, wealthier. Read more …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on January 13, 2014
Easy last-minute gifts that will save the world (or at least make you feel good)

Easy last-minute gifts that will save the world (or at least make you feel good)

Zoinks! Less than a week left until Christmas and there’s still holiday shopping to do, huh? Are you allergic to anxious holiday shopping crowds? Don’t …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on December 21, 2013
What’s the Deal with Free-To-Play Games?

What’s the Deal with Free-To-Play Games?

In a time before the Internet, you could play a digital game only if: 1. You hauled your pocket of quarters to the arcade so …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on October 31, 2013
A Day Made from Legos

A Day Made from Legos

Remember when you were a kid and you’d recreate cool objects using Legos? It was your imagination’s shortcut to owning whatever you wanted: swords, moon …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on October 29, 2013
Geeky Video Game Pumpkin Stencils and How To Carve Them

Geeky Video Game Pumpkin Stencils and How To Carve Them

You don’t need to be a natural-born artist to carve amazing Halloween pumpkins! Here are 10 geeky video game pumpkin stencils and instructions on how …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on October 10, 2013
Hidden Designs Make Latest DC Bombshells Shine

Hidden Designs Make Latest DC Bombshells Shine

Whether you’re a comic book fan or model collector, there’s been buzz around the announcement of the D.C. Bombshells. Wonder Woman, Supergirl, and Poison Ivy …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on September 20, 2013