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You Had to Be There: Gran Prix Minneapolis 2016 Day Two

It’s been said that being at a Magic the Gathering Grand Prix is very much like attending an anime or comic book convention, and I find that Day Two of this event is not different. After having sold some of my extra cards for $15 and signing up for another “small” draft, walking around the […]

Posted on May 29, 2016 at 10:01 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Events, Games: Card-Based

You Had to Be There: Grand Prix Minneapolis 2016 Day One

Shortly after sitting down outside the convention center to set up this blog entry, I turned around to see a friend whom I had first met at my very first Friday Night Magic event way back during the end of the Return to Ravnica block. He gave me a huge hug, and then proceeded to […]

Posted on May 28, 2016 at 12:29 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Events, Games: Card-Based

Save the Dates: June 21-24 2013: ConTessa

Hey all, Jill here. And this is awesome: ConTessa is an fully online, fully free, gaming convention. Another neat aspect: It is run entirely by women; the panels and games and events are all hosted by people who self-identify as ‘she’.

Posted on June 11, 2013 at 13:14 by Jillian Pullara · Permalink · Comments Closed
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First Look: Uncharted 3 demo review

Uncharted 3 demo presented at this years Gamescom in Cologne, Germany.

Posted on August 21, 2011 at 15:27 by Jonathan Cherlin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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This is How I Roll: Free RPG Day

Personally, I’m not a fan of modules. I like putting my heart and soul into a game only to watch to unravel in front of me while I fall to my knees and cry up at an indifferent sky. But modules are a great way to start a game with minimal effort, especially if you […]

Posted on June 30, 2010 at 10:33 by Adrienne Ryan · Permalink · 3 Comments
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Eyes on E3: Getting Kinected, and Slimming Down

Microsoft’s Monday press release was all about the upcoming motion-control peripheral system, Kinect. You might remember Kinect formerly as Microsoft’s Project Natal, announced at the previous E3. An obvious attempt to buy into the incredible success of Nintendo’s motion-sensing Wii console, the system has evidently progressed enough to have an actual product name (as opposed […]

Posted on June 17, 2010 at 13:00 by Andrew Metcalfe · Permalink · 3 Comments
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