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Interview: PAX's Tabletop Ambassador Krystina “Orisha” Arielle

Interview: PAX’s Tabletop Ambassador Krystina “Orisha” Arielle

Last week, PAX revealed a set of ambassadors for their 2020 events, which included Krystina “Orisha” Arielle becoming their Tabletop Ambassador. She joins Jesse Cox, Sonja Reid, Justin Wong, and Robin Hunicke as they will head to all of the PAX events this year, starting with PAX South in San Antonio this weekend. We had […]

The ESA Responds To Sony Not Attending E3 2020

After today’s announcements that Sony won’t be at E3 2020, and they’ll be doing their own thing in New York City, the ESA has responded. The company posted a response on their own website, keeping their opinion and outlook on the situation short and to the point. “E3 is a signature event celebrating the video […]

The 23rd Annual DICE Awards Announce Their 2020 Nominees

This week, the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences announced the complete list of 2020 nominees for the 23rd annual DICE Awards. We have the full list for you to check out here. The winners will be announced on February 13th, 2020 at Aria Resort Las Vegas during the 2020 D.I.C.E. Summit. Outstanding Achievement in […]

20th Game Developers Choice Awards Releases List Of Finalists

Another set of awards announced for GDC 2020 week as the Game Developers Choice Awards released their list of finalists. Completely separate from the IGF Awards, but held in conjunction with them. These will be presented on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 6:30pm at the San Francisco Moscone Center. You can check out the entire […]

22nd Annual Independent Games Festival Finalists Revealed

22nd Annual Independent Games Festival Finalists Revealed

Earlier today, the Independent Games Festival (IGF) revealed the finalists for the 22nd Annual Independent Games Festival happening during GDC 2020. We have the full list of nominees for you here, along with honorable mentions for each category. The awards ceremony will take place on March 18th, 2020 as one of the many events happening […]

The Cosplay Of Winter Comiket 97 in Tokyo

The Cosplay Of Comiket Winter 97 in Tokyo

The closure of the Tokyo Big Sight complex this winter had led to a smaller Comiket than usual – but still making it the biggest comics culture event on the planet with half a million in attendance. So many people can make some cosplay performances look rather distressing… コミケの闇をご覧くださいwwww@66TBattery @5atan19 #コミケ97 #コミケ97コスプレ #コミケの闇 #コミケ3日目 pic.twitter.com/XmZw13RQI5 […]

Horror that will make you think at Talk and Terror

Horror that will make you think at Talk and Terror

Carlisle, Pennsylvania is a beautiful little town. There you can find idyllic tree-lined streets, unique breweries, and Miss Ruth’s Time Bomb. Once a month, the Time Bomb hosts Terror & Talk with Dr. John-Paul Checkett — a horror aficionado with an impressive resume to back him up. I recently sat down with John-Paul to get […]



Photo Gallery: BlizzCon 2019

Photo Gallery: BlizzCon 2019 At The Anaheim Convention Center

A little late to the dance, but we finally got a moment to sit down and look over all the pictures from BlizzCon 2019. Whenever I had the chance during the convention between appointments and demos, I pilled out the good camera and snapped a few shots of the action, the displays, the cosplay, and […]


"Hearthstone: Battlegrounds" Is Getting A Few New Changes

We Gave “Hearthstone: Battlegrounds” A Shot During BlizzCon

Much like we did with Overwatch 2, we decided to hold back and do our preview coverage of Hearthstone: Battlegrounds after the initial hype train. While we do enjoy Hearthstone as a game, there are times it can be daunting to play if you don’t have the right cards or just aren’t in on how […]

We Played "Overwatch 2" At BlizzCon 2019 & Have Some Thoughts

We Played “Overwatch 2” At BlizzCon 2019 & Have Some Thoughts

It’s been a couple of weeks since we attended BlizzCon 2019, but I wanted to take some time to reflect on the demos I played like Overwatch 2. Rather than rushing in with my thoughts from the event and getting buried under the 3,000 other people rushing to post their thoughts, I kicked back for […]

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BlizzCon 2019 Interview: Angela Sarafyan From “Westworld”

As we play a bit of catchup to our time at BlizzCon 2019, we had a chance to chat with actress Angela Sarafyan of Westworld fame at the event. Sarafyan is a huge World Of Warcraft fan and player, but this turned out to be her first time ever visiting BlizzCon. Not to mention the […]

Rebellion Unveils New Board Game Division: Rebellion Unplugged

Rebellion Unveils New Board Game Division: Rebellion Unplugged

Some cool news from video game developer Rebellion as they have launched a new board game division called Rebellion Unplugged. The company will essentially be making board game versions of video game titles, starting with Sniper Elite: The Board Game. Several more titles are apparently in the works, but you can try this one out […]

New York Comic Con Owner, ReedPop, Announces Purchase of Crunchyroll Expo

New York Comic Con Owner, ReedPOP, Adds Crunchyroll Expo to Its Shows

ReedPOP, owner of New York Comic Con, C2E2, ECCC. MCM, and many more has announced that Crunchyroll Expo has joined its portfolio of global fan conventions. Just Crunchyroll Expo, rather than website and broadcaster Crunchyroll. But it was they who created the Crunchyroll Expo (CRX) anime convention back in 2017 with organizational support from Left […]

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Anime NYC 2019: 50+ Images of Cosplay, Collectibles & More [GALLERY]

Some fans in the northeast seem to think that the convention season ends in October with New York Comic Con (NYCC), but there are a number of folks who would push back on that. Count LeftField Media as one of them, taking over the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center this weekend for Anime NYC 2019. […]

PAX Unplugged Unveils 219 Schedule & Keynote Speaker

PAX Unplugged Unveils 219 Schedule & Keynote Speaker

Penny Arcade released their plans for PAX Unplugged this week, showing off both their full schedule as well as the keynote speaker. This time around it will be Eric Lang, Director of Game Design at CMON, as he takes on the Storytime intro for the event. We have more details of what to expect from […]

“Diablo Immortal” Director Explains Lack Of BlizzCon 2019 Promotion

One of the games missing from all the promotion of BlizzCon this week was Diablo Immortal. And many wondered why it wasn’t on stage. The explanation came shortly after the con ended, as Director Wyatt Cheng posted a notice on Reddit letting people know what was up. Turns out it was on the floor all […]

"Hearthstone" Teases A "Battle For Azeroth" Event For BlizzCon

“Hearthstone” Teases A “Battle For Azeroth” Event For BlizzCon

When it comes to Hearthstone and World of Warcraft, the two may share a universe, but they don’t tend to cross storylines too often. Sure, there are references ehere and there to things happening in each world, but for the most part, what happens in the card game is a small reflection of what happens […]