When we think of Steven Spielberg, the first thing that comes to mind would be “E.T the Extraterrestrial”, and admit it, it made us all cry. Can he spin his magic for one of the most-popular video game franchises of all time as well? This billion dollar-earning movie cemented its name in history. But when we mention the word Halo, you know it’s one of the best games ever developed. Since Microsoft wanted to go big with the launch of the Xbox One, they wanted something different this time.…Read More
Does The Modern Techie Need Four Devices?
It’s an amazing time to be seriously into technology, now we’ve got four major platforms to interact with. (mobile, tablet, laptop, and PC) But do we really need to have them all? The PC, the laptop, the tablet, and the smartphone mean so much choice, so very many options for the end user. But do we really need every single one of them, or are we simply over-purchasing? A Reason For Existence Arguably, there’s a reason these products exist – not because they’re marketed to us in a way that…Read More
Super Mario Crossover 3.0 is Coming
New and old school fans of Super Mario Bros. Crossover are in for a blast with the official announcement of the third iteration of the hit online 8-bit mash-up game. Game developers Exploding Rabbit led by Jay Pavlina officially unveiled a five and a half minute-long trailer showcasing the upcoming Super Mario Bros. Crossover 3.0. The trailer was aptly released on the 27 of April 2013, marking the three year anniversary of the original Super Mario Bros. Crossover game. The upcoming Super Mario Bros. Crossover 3.0 is based on a…Read More
Why Do We Love 8-Bit?
If there’s one aesthetic that’s seen a huge resurgence as of late, it’s 8-bit. There are 8-bit games, clothes, music, toys, posters… the retro vibe is strong with pop culture lately, and it’s curious simply due to the strength of its influence on everything from fashion to mainstream music in 2013. The main reason for it’s come back into popularity is because recent years have yielded the inevitable mix of retro-fashion (a concept that never goes out of style) with the games of our youth. There are few…Read More