How the Microsoft HoloLens Will Become the Future of Personal Computing

How the Microsoft HoloLens Will Become the Future of Personal Computing

Microsoft announced its heavyweight contender in the wearable technology market: the HoloLens. And despite the proof of concept, it’s creating a lot of skepticism in …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on January 29, 2015
What CES 2015 Revealed About the Future of Gaming

What CES 2015 Revealed About the Future of Gaming

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is an annual electronics industry trade show held in Las Vegas. Thousands converge to test and report on the latest …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on January 26, 2015
Mystery Case Files: Dire Grove Sacred Grove Released!

Mystery Case Files: Dire Grove Sacred Grove Released!

Mystery Case Files: Dire Grove, Sacred Grove, the 11th installment in the Mystery Case Files series, is available today for PC and Mac, and releasing …

Posted by Carlos Rodela on December 1, 2014
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
Virtual Reality in Your Living Room: A Glimpse into the Future of Video Games

Virtual Reality in Your Living Room: A Glimpse into the Future of Video Games

Video games are a constantly evolving medium, growing and changing in response to the technological advancements around us. Through such innovation and the ambitious vision …

Posted by Taylor Stein on June 5, 2014
Square Enix Knocks It Out of the Park at E3!

Square Enix Knocks It Out of the Park at E3!

The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is notable within the gaming community as the celebration of all celebrations, the pinnacle of shock, awe, and utter anticipation …

Posted by Taylor Stein on July 5, 2013
Orchestras that Play Video Game Music

Orchestras that Play Video Game Music

Are you a fan of epic video game soundtracks? To some gamers, the music in the game is just as captivating as the gameplay and plot. While a video game's soundtrack can add to immersion (ever play a great Mystery game with spooky music?), there has been a growing number of ways to experience the music on its own.

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 12, 2012
Happy birthday, video games!

Happy birthday, video games!

Video games have reached significant milestone, according to a recent Smithsonian blog post. No, Hidden Object games haven’t achieved sentience (yet). Our beloved form of …

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 30, 2012
5 Feline-themed Games

5 Feline-themed Games

Did you know there are approximately 86.4 million owned cats in the United States? If you're one of those proud cat owners or even a cat enthusiast, your cat sense has probably been tingling lately. That's because we've been working on compiling a list of games featuring our feline friends!

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 28, 2012
Week In Review: August 5 – 11

Week In Review: August 5 – 11

As they say in the real estate business, "location, location, location." Help rebuild a city and save it from economic ruin in Be Richest. And if your entrepreneurial spirit is not in the mood for the city life, try your hand on the farm in Farm Girl at the Nile.

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 11, 2012
Week in Review: July 29 – August 4

Week in Review: July 29 – August 4

Have you quenched your thirst for adventure lately? Join Annha in Pirates of New Horizons: Planet Buster and sate your cravings for adventure, pirates and Match 3 games at the same time!

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 4, 2012
Games Aren’t Just for Fun!

Games Aren’t Just for Fun!

You’ve probably come across the idea that video games can provide other, more “serious” benefits along with their entertainment value. There are a number of …

Posted by Kelly M. on July 17, 2012