Dissecting the Power of Play

Dissecting the Power of Play

Games and play are a bit of a guilty pleasure in our part of the world, but there are many reasons to consider play therapeutic …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 26, 2013
Your Deepest Emotions Can Be Expressed Through Games

Your Deepest Emotions Can Be Expressed Through Games

Talking about emotions in games often circulates around the constantly regurgitated themes related to media effects (the idea that media are suspect) in a range …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 23, 2013
The Beauty of Awesome Character Creation

The Beauty of Awesome Character Creation

I mentioned in a recent article that character creation is one of my kid’s favorite activities, and she typically spends as much time creating and …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 14, 2013
The QA Team’s Favorite Macs for Gaming

The QA Team’s Favorite Macs for Gaming

Now that we’ve shared the Best Overall Macs for gaming in a previous article, we have to tell you about our own personal favorites.  Leia: As …

Posted by Mac QA Team on August 13, 2013
Time Travel Games: Traversing Through Space & Dimension

Time Travel Games: Traversing Through Space & Dimension

One of my favorite genres of science fiction is time travel, so I’m always excited to see a good inter-dimensional travel game. Part of the …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 6, 2013
Help Save Nina (and others like her)

Help Save Nina (and others like her)

You may have heard about Nina. She is a young wife and mother who found out that she has less than a month to find …

Posted by Melissa Dingmon on July 29, 2013
Games to Play While Waiting for Plants vs Zombies 2…

Games to Play While Waiting for Plants vs Zombies 2…

I have to admit: I am looking forward to the sequel of Plants vs Zombies, “Plants vs Zombies 2: It’s about time”. The first one …

Posted by Big Fish Games on July 15, 2013
The Best Macs for Gaming

The Best Macs for Gaming

I am a Mac hardware addict. I absolutely love Macs of all kinds, young and old, and I always want more of them (I keep …

Posted by Mac QA Team on July 11, 2013
The Video Game Villains’ Guide to Hipster Facial Hair

The Video Game Villains’ Guide to Hipster Facial Hair

Listen up, aspiring super villains: Do you want to be taken seriously? Do you want to strike fear into the hearts of your goodie-goodie nemeses? …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on July 10, 2013
Best Mac Games of Spring 2013

Best Mac Games of Spring 2013

Every so often, there comes a moment in a Mac Tester’s career where they get to test a game they absolutely love. It’s so good …

Posted by Mac QA Team on June 11, 2013
Imagineering the Xbox One: New Genre & Game Ideas

Imagineering the Xbox One: New Genre & Game Ideas

The release of any new gaming hardware sets the imagination afire about the possibilities for new gaming genre and content. The announcements this week for …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on May 31, 2013
The Best YouTube Channels for Gamers

The Best YouTube Channels for Gamers

One of the best things about being a gamer is that it makes you part of a large, diverse community of people. Sure, some arguments …

Posted by on May 20, 2013