Pokémon GO exploration leads to found body in Wyoming

Pokemon Go exploration leads to discovery of a dead body.

With a launch this week, Pokémon GO exploration had many out into the world trying to be the very best, but one girl got more than she was expecting. While playing the AR game, a 19-year-old female in Riverton, Wyoming, came upon a dead body. In an interview with BuzzFeed news, Shayla Wiggins happened upon the … Read more

The Latest House of Cards Game Is Agar.io

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Every season of House of Cards has a unique cameo – a video game. Frank Underwood, the protagonist (can we call him that?), frequently uses video games as a stress buster. Previous seasons of the Netflix original show have shown Frank playing Call of Duty and Monument Valley. The following article includes minor spoilers from … Read more

Hearthstone Smartphone Review: Where Has The Day Gone?

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It has been about four weeks since Blizzard’s Hearthstone was released for Android and iPhones and I think it’s safe to say I have had conducted an extensive amount of research for the purposes of this review. I’d like to start off with an apology to Windows phone peeps, you’re unfortunately still out in the cold and dark with no Hearthstone … Read more

Star Wars: Commander Updated With New Features, "Secret Alliances" Promotion

Star Wars: Commander is Disney/Lucas Arts’ entry into the wildly popular city raiding/defense genre.  I’m not kidding, it really is wildly popular, I counted three different commercials during the Super Bowl the other day and those aren’t cheap.  While not necessarily as popular as Clash of Clans, or some of the other current heavy hitters, … Read more

South Park Review: “Freemium Isn’t Free”

References to fan favorite characters, a common enemy, and one decent joke was not nearly enough to save this impossibly bland episode of South Park from being condemned to Canadian hell. Every single joke was far too much on the nose and surface level, especially compared to the type of jokes that South Park usually contains. This episode relied heavily on easy targets and … Read more

End Of The Line For Rovio And Angry Birds?

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Can the upcoming Angry Birds: Transformers revitalize Rovio? (courtesy Rovio)

Every time you turn around, it seems like another Angry Birds game or product is launched. Recently Rovio launched Angry Birds: Stella, and Angry Birds: Transformers is due out later this month. However, it appears that interest in the Angry Birds franchise is finally waning as Rovio announced it is axing 16% of its labor force by laying off 130 employees.

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Nintendo Announces New Nintendo 3DS Models for Japan

Nintendo has just announced two new models of the Nintendo 3DS handheld gaming console. The New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS LL (XL in other regions) are both coming to Japan on October 11. Nintendo has said that no new 3DS consoles will be coming to North America or Europe at this time, though … Read more

Review: Mobile Puzzle Game for Android/iOS

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I recently got my hands on the newest game from Itzy Interactive – Vex Puzzles.  Vex Puzzles is a match 4/block elimination puzzle game with a few twists.  Most notably, the way you actually have to twist your phone during some puzzles to move your blocks.  Not all of Vex’s 480 puzzles require your phone’s accelerometer, but enough do that I would be sure to have two hands available during gameplay.

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