Gaming

Word Candy Reviewed – Free on Android

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What is it? I rarely play mobile games.  I tend to use my phone for reading news articles, Reddit, Googling obscure information, etc.  Things have changed however, as I have come across a game recently called Word Candy and felt compelled enough to write a review on it.  The game has a familiar theme to […]

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Street Fighter V Revealed as a PS4, PC Exclusive

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Video Game Roundtable Episode 204: This Podcast Is Extreme. This week is another short one as the news is pretty light. However, there is another Gaming History as The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! is examined. This week’s news includes: Destiny’s PVP mode now breaks up teams if they’re too good, Xbox One sold over […]

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Electronic Arts Named One of the Best Places for #LGBT Equality

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Episode 203: Excuse Me, Paul!- This week is shortened due to Thanksgiving and Black Friday, but there’s still some fun to be had, especially when the Gaming History is about The Legend of Zelda cartoon series. The news: Nintendo patents Game Boy emulation for use in mobile devices, EA named one of the best places […]

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Hackers Claim to have Raided SONY PSN, 2K, Origin and Windows Live Mail

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Video Game Roundtable Episode 202: Dragon Age: MMO-Style – This week’s episode has Jonah annoyed at the gameplay decisions for Dragon Age: Inquisition, Paul discusses passwords, while the Gaming History is the cartoon Captain N: The Game Master. This week’s news includes: Valve lays out new rules and guidelines for Early Access developers, box One […]

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If Sex Was Like Call Of Duty!

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Hold your ground soldier! Respawn! This is a great view on sex and Call of Duty. The interesting thing is most pasty faced gamers playing Call of Duty don’t get any sex. This just might be what the average gamer would imagine sex to be. There are some classic lines in here. Including some references […]

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GameStooge Flashback: Halo 2: Dion Arroyo Remembered

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During final parts of the end credits of Halo 2, various people give 40 character or less shout-outs to friends, family or whomever (one entered, “Hamina! Hamina! Hamina!” for whatever reason). However, there’s always one that puts a lump in my throat – the very first one simply stating “For Dion Arroyo 3-3-83 / 9-11-03″. […]

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Videogame Roundtable – Black Friday Approaches

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Episode 201: Black Friday Approaches – As Black Friday approaches, Jonah and Paul discuss this week’s news after an absence. No Devin this week, as well as no Gaming Flashback or Gaming History. Paul loses it on the last news item, too. As for the news: Just Cause 3 announced for PC PS4 and Xbox […]

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The Spartans Return: In Master Chief Collection, Halo Nightfall and Halo 5 : Guardians

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Fans of Microsoft’s long running Halo series have a lot to look forward to in the upcoming months with new games and a new series. On November 11, 2014 (Remembrance Day in Canada) Microsoft plans to release ‘The Master Chief Collection’. This re-release of the Halo games from Halo: Combat Evolved to Halo 4 in […]

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Ebola Scare Drives Sharp Rise in Plague Inc. Downloads

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Episode 200: A New Beginning – The podcast is back as Paul S. Nowak is back from his vacation, and he brought back a new co-host with him. Devin Grimes, who once upon a time wrote for GameStooge, is now a part of the team. This week’s podcast also includes a new Gaming History, discussing […]

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Games Driving “Nearly All” Google Play’s Revenue Growth

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One again, the episode gets a little political as it deals with the GamerGate controversy again. No Gaming Flashback or Gaming History, but plenty of annoyed podcasters. As a side note, there will be no podcast for the next two weeks as Paul will be on a trip. However, there will be a new podcaster […]

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Gaming: For Pleasure or for Purpose

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Ladies and Gentlemen, I am a hypocrite. I hate to acknowledge it, but it’s true. See, I have, multiple times in the past, called out some of my fellow gamers for playing through games they actively disliked. I don’t mean to say that I was rude or confrontational about it, I just questioned why they […]

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Hands on Review: The Risen Series – Pirates, Knights, Magic and Monsters

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Originally introduced as a PC game in 2009 Piranha Bytes and Deep Silver Studio’s game ‘Risen’ was later adopted to the Xbox and subsequent releases were for console as well as computer. There are three games in the series Risen, Risen 2: Dark Waters and Risen 3: Titan Lords, each can be played as a […]

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The Sims 4 Adds Free Star Wars Costumes

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Video Game Roundtable Episode 197: Ello, Facebook – This week’s episode has a lot of tangential videogame news, but the discussions turn in interesting directions. No Gaming Flashback or Gaming History unfortunately. The news includes:Microsoft announces Windows 10, Ms Pac-Man joins the fight against breast cancer, Facebook apologizes to LGBTQ users plans “substantive changes”, PS […]

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Video: Xbox/Lambo/B&GC Celebrate “Kids Into Car Lovers Day”

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Xbox partnered with Boys & Girls Club of Santa Monica, Lamborghini and Hot Wheels to throw a party/competition celebrating the launch of the new “Forza Horizon 2” game. At the event, dubbed “Kids Into Car Lovers Day,” hundreds of kids had the chance to participate in car design challenges, including a contest for the most […]

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Windows 9 Will Be Revealed Next Week

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Video Game Roundtable Episode 196: Mammoths With Hats The publication of this episode is a little late thanks to uncontrollable circumstances, but while Paul discusses the ending of Slicing Fractions, this week’s episode includes both a Gaming Flashback, Scramble, and a Gaming History which focuses on the Zelda series. This week’s news includes: Apple fans […]

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Lollipop Chainsaw and Onechanbara Bikini Samurai Squad: Bikini Babes, Flying Body Parts and The Undead.

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Bikini babes, flying body parts and the undead. These older games can be hours of hack and slash fun for very little money. As the gaming community grows beyond teen age boys and men living in their mothers basement, there is more call by gamers for titles that represent women beyond the large boobed back drop […]

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