Archive:  March, 2012

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Netflix Movie Review: Chasing Ghosts

Written by (@therealbigwall) on March 31, 2012 in Features, Reviews

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When I think back on my life, one accomplishment that I will always be proud of in my life is the time that I was second place in a Donkey Kong Country competition in a local Blockbuster store.  The person who was to win that competition was to go on to the state level and… Read More »


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The Married Gamers Interview with Todd MacFarlane

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 30, 2012 in Features

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At Image Comic Expo in Oakland, California, The Married Gamers interviewed legendary comic book artist Todd MacFarlane. Mr MacFarlane talks about his work on Kingdoms of Amalur, both the console game Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning and the forthcoming MMO. Todd also talks about his work on a new line of Halo Xbox Live Avatar figures,… Read More »


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Introducing Nerdvana!

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 30, 2012 in Features

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Today The Married Gamers along with several other dynamic gaming websites and podcasts are unleashing Nerdvana. Nerdvana is a digital social playground where geeks and gamers can gather to discuss their favorite topics, chat, blog, and find other like-minded folks to play games with. Initial partners in Nerdvana include The 40cast, Gamerhusbands Radio, The Geeks… Read More »


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Interview with Geek Chic’s Robert Gifford

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 29, 2012 in Features

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At Wondercon 2012, The Married Gamers sat down in a very comfortable Eight Hour Chair to interview Geek Chic designer, owner and “instigator” Robert Gifford. Mr. Gifford answers questions about how Geek Chic started, why his “Geek themed” custom furniture are instant antiques, and the strangest furniture he created. For more information about custom Geek… Read More »


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Max Payne 3 Brings Bullet Time to Multiplayer

Written by (@therealbigwall) on March 28, 2012 in News

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Just when you think that Max Payne 3 couldn’t possibly have any more surprises up its bloodied sleeve, Rockstar Games reveals a little more  just to drop my jaw a little more. When it was revealed last week that Payne would have a multiplayer component (detailed here), I automatically assumed that Bullet Time would be absent because I… Read More »


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Darksiders II: Death Strikes Trailer

Written by (@itloo) on March 28, 2012 in News

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Released this past week from our good friends over at THQ and Vigil Games was an over-the-top Darksiders II trailer of Death at his finest. Death is fearless and isn’t afraid to take on enemies twice his size, and sometimes even larger than that as illustrated in the video. I don’t know about you, but I’m… Read More »


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Epic Mickey 2 Gameplay Revealed in New Trailer

Written by (@therealbigwall) on March 26, 2012 in News

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Disney Interactive released some pretty fantastic screenshots and a teaser trailer of the recently announced, Disney’s Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two. The company also revealed a few more gameplay details. In my previous article, I explained how the game will have a new co-op feature that will allow you to play as Mickey… Read More »


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The Nuzlocke Games Part 3: “The Stone Cold Truth”

Written by (@itloo) on March 26, 2012 in Features

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This is the third part in my journey to glory while taking on the Nuzlocke Challenge. To read part one click here or part two here. On my way to Oreburgh City I came upon a fisherman who was nice enough to give me a fishing rod. The generosity of some of the people in this… Read More »


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TMG-246 When Gamers Attack

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 25, 2012 in Married Gamers Podcast

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This week Chris and Kelly tackle the subject of Gamer Entitlement. Joining them are Alfred from Gamerhusbands Radio and Robbie Jo from Talking About Gamers. Have gamers taken their rights as a consumer too far? What can we learn from the movement to change Mass Effect 3’s ending? All this plus The Week in Geek… Read More »


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Game of Thrones Trailer Cuts to the Bone

Written by (@galactic_rhyme) on March 23, 2012 in News

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Atlus recently released a new video featuring their upcoming Game of Thrones title’s combat system. The video features combat mechanics, tactical possibilities, and battle-relevant character customization options, the new video also provides fans with their first substantial look at how the upcoming RPG will look and feel in action. Fans of Mass Effect and Dragon Age might feel… Read More »