Impressions of the Amazon Fire TV Stick

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Around the time Google’s Chromecast launched two years back, I found the device to be an affordable streaming option.  Google promised more apps for the device. Unfortunately, as far as I can tell, none ever came. The only thing the Chromecast supported ...

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Rocket Talks DayZ and the New Era of Game Development

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In my final post of 2014, spurred on by the fun of the Halo 5 Beta, I wrote about the need for a new approach to game development and marketing. Specifically, I argued that because most of the triple A ...

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I Grok: Leaving a Legacy

Star Trek Cover

The recent death of Leonard Nemoy came as a surprise to me. Considering it’s something we all have to do at some point, I’m not entirely sure why. But as my dad once said, “you get used to life.” Death, ...

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I Grok: What Brings You Comfort?

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I’ve always been a fan of Family Guy. Its often offensive, and the comedy has fluctuated over the years from good to mediocre, but the show’s still something I’ve always enjoyed. I love American Dad even more. It’s one of the few shows ...

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This Week in Geek – Optimize that Shit!

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In case you haven’t read it, check out my post on The Man in The High Castle. It’s certainly on of Amazon’s most fascinating entries. But for this (infrequent) Week in Geek, I’ve got some fantastic tips I’ve dug up to optimize two of ...

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Impressions on The Man in the High Castle

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Amazon dropped its latest batch of pilots last month. One of them, The Man in The High Castle, is certainly different than most shows on any service, simply because of its source material. Based off the novel by the same name by ...

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I Grok: Titanfall

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Every once in a while, a game comes along and just hooks you. If I had to list some of my favorite multiplayer shooters of all time, I’d have to say Counter Strike 1.6, Halo and the original Gears of War are on there. Each of ...

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Impressions of Dishonored

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Just finished Dishonored last week, and I have to say, it was an absolute blast. Dishonored casts players in the role of Corvo Attano, royal protector to Empress Jessamine Kaldwin who presides over an empire seated in the city of Dunwall. Within moments of starting ...

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I Grok: Teen Titans Go!

Teen Titans Go!

I was late to the party on Teen Titans, but I came to appreciate the show. It was so different from traditional DC animation at the time, as it adopted a lot of familiar tropes from anime. But that doesn’t mean ...

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For Those About to Rock, We Salute You!

Rock Wars

I listen to a lot of music. But two genres that are near and dear to my heart have to be rock and metal. So without further ado, let’s get cracking on some of my favorite acts (both past and ...

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