Archive:  April, 2013

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Top 5 Games to Play With Your Spouse

Written by (@leftybrown) on April 30, 2013 in Features, Top 5 Week

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Since I was half of the pair that started The Married Gamers close to six years ago, I feel qualified to name five engaging games that you can and should play with your partner or spouse. As with any of these Top 5 lists, it’s very subjective so if you have other suggestions to add,… Read More »


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N@P-038: Summer Superhero Spectacular Special

Written by (@itloo) on April 30, 2013 in Nerds@Play, Podcasts

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Summer is here and with it comes many familiar sights. Large men in tiny swimsuits, boiling hot temperatures, and a plethora of superhero movies to keep us indoors. This week the Nerds@Play sit down to discuss upcoming superhero movies and what we expect from each franchise. We also dream about console apps that give us… Read More »


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Top 5 Boxes in Video Game History

Written by (@shanembailey) on April 29, 2013 in Features, Top 5 Week

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5. The Care Package You pop the smoke and a red fog surrounds you. In the distance you hear the sound of helicopter blades. Something falls from the air, bounces, and comes to a rest at your feet. It’s a box. What’s in it? What did they bring you this time? In the words of… Read More »


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Announcing Top 5 Week at The Married Gamers

Written by (@leftybrown) on April 29, 2013 in Features, Top 5 Week

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Today begins Top 5 Week here at The Married Gamers. In addition to our regular coverage and features, our staff will have some fun and bring you their thoughts on various Top Five lists they’d like to express. The topics will vary each day. You might love or dislike their Top Five picks, so please… Read More »


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Character Select: Take Me Out of Funky Town

Written by (@etdragon) on April 29, 2013 in Opinion

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I’m not going to lie to you fine people, I’ve been sitting in front of a blank window for the last 20 minutes trying to figure out what to write about for this installment. I happen to be at one of those periods in my life where I simultaneously have nothing to talk about and… Read More »


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Get Fit Friday – Making a Pact

Written by (@mrsleftybrown) on April 26, 2013 in Features

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So last week I really laid it out on the line being honest in the fact that I had not really been following all the healthy things that I needed to be doing. It is time for me to put my best foot forward and take some action. It is great to talk about the… Read More »


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Interview with Patrick Redding on Splinter Cell Blacklist

Written by (@leftybrown) on April 24, 2013 in Features

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At PAX East 2013, I interviewed Patrick Redding, Game Director for Ubisoft’s Splinter Cell: Blacklist at PAX East 2013. Patrick talks about how Blacklist will appeal to long-time fans and new ones, how the forthcoming game offers new gameplay, when the game will be released and more.


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The Game Library – The Witcher 2: Chapter 2

Written by (@katanasquirrel) on April 24, 2013 in Features

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Before we proceed with this week’s episode of The Game Library, I should remind you of a few major points that happened in my playthrough of Chapter 1. We travelled to a small town called Flotsam where our hero, Geralt of Rivia, killed a giant beast called the Kayran. However, after our success, Letho the… Read More »


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Call of Juarez : Gunslinger Hands On

Written by (@mrsleftybrown) on April 23, 2013 in Features

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Heading to the Ubisoft Digital Days, I was excited to get my hands on Call of Juarez: Gunslinger because I just love the Old West. I grew up in a household where John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, and Randy Scott were constantly on the television on Sunday afternoons when a western was on. Bonanza was something… Read More »


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N@P-037: Your Ad Here

Written by (@itloo) on April 23, 2013 in Nerds@Play, Podcasts

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We here at Nerds@Play love video games. Big shocker there. We grew up having images of video games burned into our retinas through flashy advertisements and as far as we can tell, they worked. This week we discuss the history of video game advertisements and relive our childhoods with live action trailers. We also discuss… Read More »