IN THE NEWS: When Gaming Becomes Too Much

A recent IGN.com article on how gaming gone wrong is costly.
(Courtesy: IGN.com)

THIS IS THE FIRST POST OF A NEW CURRENT EVENT RELATED SERIES FOR THE SITE CALLED “IN THE NEWS.” THE BASIC PREMISE IS THAT IF I HAPPEN TO COME ACROSS VIDEO GAME RELATED NEWS THAT SEEMS INTERESTING AND RELEVANT ENOUGH TO ADDRESS HERE, THEN I WILL WRITE A POST ON IT. THANK YOU FOR READING.

Over the weekend I had the opportunity to view an article on IGN.com about a teenage boy who wiped out years of his mother’s savings by giving donations to Twitch game streamers whose videos he enjoyed. According to the story, the amount the teen gave over a 17-day span totaled nearly $20,000. Continue Reading

My Most Anticipated Games Arrive in October

LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is the game I’m most looking forward to this fall.
(Courtesy: StarWars.com)

I hope that all of you are safe and enjoying your weekend as much as you can. Each year, we bear witness to an assortment of video game releases for gamers to consume. It doesn’t matter what genre you prefer, there will typically be a game that may appeal to you that will launch during each 365-day period. Continue Reading

How Call Of Duty Gets My Money

Buying Call of Duty: Modern Warfare last December was well worth it.

As popular as the Call of Duty franchise is, I’ve noticed that while there are many that love the games within the series, there are others who can’t stand Call of Duty in general. And then there are still others that like the way Call of Duty used to be during its earlier years and resent the directions the developers have taken since. Either way, Activision has benefited greatly as the publisher of the games as the Call of Duty franchise has generated billions of dollars over the years. Continue Reading

MY FIRST TIME: Playing a Wrestling Video Game

This game is the reason why I play wrestling video games to this day.

WELCOME TO THE START OF A NEW SERIES ON THE SITE ENTITLED, “MY FIRST TIME.” THIS WILL BE AN ONGOING SERIES IN WHICH I WILL CHRONICLE SOME OF MY GAMING MOMENTS THAT INVOLVED ME VENTURING INTO UNCHARTED TERRITORY AND EXPERIENCING SOMETHING NEW. STAY TUNED AS MORE SERIES WILL BE INTRODUCED OVER TIME.

We all can remember the first time we did something that led to a discovery of many other things that have brought enjoyment in our lives. Wrestling video games have been some of my most played games throughout my three decade long gaming journey with my favorites today being Fire Pro Wrestling World and WWE 2K19. Continue Reading