Love in the Virtual Worlds

Love in the Virtual Worlds

If you’ve ever read the Everquest or World of Warcraft Widows mailing lists (a bit of a guilty pleasure), you’d think that the road to …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on December 13, 2014
13 Iconic Video Game Scenes Built Out of Lego Parts

13 Iconic Video Game Scenes Built Out of Lego Parts

Lego blocks. Video games. Two great tastes that go great together, especially when you can combine them for maximum childhood nostalgia. Here are a thirteen …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on October 17, 2014
Thrill of the Chase: What Are Blind Box Mystery Mini Toys?

Thrill of the Chase: What Are Blind Box Mystery Mini Toys?

Remember those sticker and gumball machines at pizza joints and grocery stores when you were a kid? Put a quarter in, turn the crank, and …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on October 8, 2014
5 Reasons to Try Mobile Gaming

5 Reasons to Try Mobile Gaming

You know, for such a small device, the iPhone sure packs a pretty big punch. No, we don't mean your phone is going to start fights with you. However, it has had a pretty significant impact on the entertainment world.

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 22, 2014
Video Game Back to School Supplies for Every Gamer

Video Game Back to School Supplies for Every Gamer

Remember when you were in grade school and you had the choice between colors, movie characters, or MAYBE some early Nintendo characters on your school …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on September 15, 2014
The History of Video Game Conventions

The History of Video Game Conventions

It’s convention fever here at Big Fish. With PAX Prime just around the corner (we really mean it, only 1.9 miles from Big Fish Seattle), …

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 28, 2014
Gamer Fashion and Lifestyle Options

Gamer Fashion and Lifestyle Options

One thing I have learned about gamers is that they love to proclaim their passions just about any way they can. The great thing about …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 25, 2014
17 Geek Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

17 Geek Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

UPDATE [07/21/2015]: 2015 and 2016 dates, locations, and pricing. Thanks to your excellent feedback on this article, I’m starting a series of geek convention round-ups. …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on June 16, 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
Throne of Games: Game While You Go <br />With These Brilliant Bathroom Accouterments

Throne of Games: Game While You Go With These Brilliant Bathroom Accouterments

Admit it: you play games on the toilet. There’s no need to be embarrassed. You most likely have talked to someone today who secretly plays games on …

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 1, 2014
One Avid Fan’s Amazing Midnight Castle Fan Fiction!

One Avid Fan’s Amazing Midnight Castle Fan Fiction!

Our forum moderators came across a remarkable & unique thread a few weeks ago. One avid player and fan of Midnight Castle wrote a background …

Posted by Conor Murphy on March 28, 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