Archive:  November, 2013

BrokeNerdcast

Broke Nerdcast: Too Soon?

Written by (@therealbigwall) on November 27, 2013 in Broke Nerdcast, Podcasts

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This week Jay and Wally talk a load of nonsense as they discuss who really killed JFK, what cinematic classic Jay had never seen, and everything pretty much falls off the rails more than ever before. After that, a listener asks what their favorite holiday movies are and the answer also goes off the rails…. Read More »


Thanksgiving

Five Board Games to Bring to the Table this Thanksgiving

Written by (@nightskyre) on November 26, 2013 in Opinion

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This Thanksgiving, consider changing up some traditions. Instead of awkward tryptophan induced dozing in front of the television, bring your family to the table with some interesting board games after the big meal. Here are five suggestions on games they might like to play. Ticket to Ride Ticket To Ride continues to grow in popularity… Read More »


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Character Select: Game Overload

Written by (@etdragon) on November 25, 2013 in Opinion

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I don’t think I need to tell anyone who reads this column that a ton of video games have come out this month. So many games hit all at once that it was overwhelming and not simply in the financial sense. As I write this I’m staring at six game boxes that have entered my… Read More »


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The Married Gamers Episode 319: One

Written by (@leftybrown) on November 25, 2013 in Married Gamers Podcast, Podcasts

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The “Now-Gen” continues with the release of Microsoft’s Xbox One. We’ve had some time to put it through its paces, so what do we think of the new console? You’ll learn all about it plus we announce the winner of our last contest, our Week in Geek, and more. Owners of our TMG Libsyn app… Read More »


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Nerds At Play Episode 060: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Written by (@itloo) on November 25, 2013 in Nerds@Play, Podcasts

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We here at Nerds At Play (Zac) love to complain about video games, but what happens when a game is so bad that it’s good? Yeah, we don’t get it either, but this week we sat down to talk about terribly great games, discuss new console hype, and tell tales of GTA Online excitement. We… Read More »


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The Married Gamers Episode 318: Next-Gen Problems

Written by (@leftybrown) on November 19, 2013 in Married Gamers Podcast, Podcasts

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The Married Gamers have stepped into next-gen gaming with the addition of the PlayStation 4. Hear what the couple thinks of Sony’s new console and how it plus the Xbox One is giving them “next-gen problems.” All this plus a contest for an Xbox 360 copy of LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes, our opening question and… Read More »


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Character Select: Dual Existence

Written by (@etdragon) on November 18, 2013 in Opinion

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I live two completely different lives. On one side I’m a relatively traditional working mom. Two kids, one husband, one house, one cat, and a laundry list of daily tasks related to both my job and my home life. On the other side I’m an adult who plays and talks about video games. That side… Read More »


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Why I’m Buying an Xbox One

Written by (@leftybrown) on November 12, 2013 in Opinion

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The next-gen consoles are ready to make their début. Sony’s PlayStation 4 arrives this week, followed by Microsoft’s Xbox One the week after. Both consoles look impressive and will offer not just gaming but so much more. That said, for the time being, I will be purchasing a Xbox One at its launch. The Xbox… Read More »


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Why I’m Buying a PlayStation 4

Written by (@nightskyre) on November 12, 2013 in Opinion

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The message boards are white hot these days with hype over the impending console launches in just a few short weeks. Despite my desire to purchase both of the hot holiday consoles available this holiday, I had to choose one. I chose the Playstation 4. I have 6 reasons why. Reason Number 1 Why I’m… Read More »


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Nerds @ Play Episode 59: Goodbye

Written by (@itloo) on November 11, 2013 in Nerds@Play, Podcasts

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It has been a somber month for nerds everywhere as the news of Aaron Hilden’s passing hit hard in early November. This week the Nerds@Play welcome MC Wilson to share memories of Hilden’s life and discuss their escapism games. This one’s for you Hilden. We have a new email! dazzlersucks@gmail.com   Join our Steam group! You can… Read More »