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Logitech G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Enters the Fray : Gaming Keyboard Review

On April 19th, Logitech unveiled the G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard. This sleek and sturdy keyboard is finely tuned to a gamer’s needs. The G413 Keyboard uses Logitech’s patented Romer-G switches for amazing performance and response time with each keystroke. Designed with a brushed aircraft-grade aluminum alloy case, the G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard is truly sophisticated in its ergonomic and stylish design. This gaming keyboard is meant to feel and look great with its robust features. Both the Carbon and Silver versions...

Logitech G533 Wireless Headset Review

I’ve had many headsets, but never had the chance to review a wireless one. The Logitech G533 Wireless Gaming Headset is the one the that breaks that mold. This sleek entry to Logitech’s line of high quality gaming peripherals turns the volume up to 11. The G533 is the headset for the pro gamer, with its professional grade wireless technology, 7.1 surround sound, and Logitech’s very own Pro-G audio drivers. All the gears that make up the G533...

Rivals Come in Many Forms! SteelSeries Rival 500 Gaming Mouse Review

SteelSeries has made their name known in the gaming atmosphere with their top-of-the-line peripherals. Enter the SteelSeries Rival 500 MMO/MOBA Mouse, a competitive mouse with a robust design and buttons galore. The Rival 500 is a gaming mouse with a design made for comfort, precision, and customization. With a 15-button layout, you can have faster reaction times to fit any situational needs, such as in boss encounters or to perform top-notch macros during a heated team fight against your...

Celebrating Two Decades of the Tomb Raider

Lara Croft has taken us to the deepest, darkest corners of the earth for the sake of exploration and discovery. Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics are celebrating alongside their fans with the Rise of the Tomb Raider -20 Year Celebration- Edition. As the latest game in the beloved franchise, Rise of the Tomb Raider is a crowning achievement to the series and remains to be just as addictive as the 2013 edition. As she transcends, becoming...

Fight for the Future! Deus EX: Mankind Divided Review

I attended the NYCC Square Enix party and during that awesome weekend  I was introduced to this wonderful action RPG by Eidos-Montreal! To be honest this is the first Deus Ex game I played. It is a sequel to the critically acclaimed Deus Ex: Human Revolution. I thought I was going to get lost with the control scheme or story but the recap 12 minute video was all I needed to catch up.  Eidos-Montreal is going all...

HITMAN to Arrive at the Season ONE Finale

HITMAN has been hitting it out of the ballpark with its amazing episodic content. The recent Episode 5: Colorado was such a thrill and joy to play. Having to sneak my way through a ransacked farm field littered with trained operatives was a suspenseful experience. I feel like IO Entertainment and Square Enix have been really fired up to take the HITMAN series to new heights. We are on the eve of Episode 6: Hokkaido as it...

Tumblestone rocks July!

So puzzle games have been snuggly at home in mobile apps and such, but Tumblestone brings the action-packed puzzle party back to the consoles and PC. Its gameplay is inspired by action puzzle games such as Tetris Attack and Bust-A-Move. I had the honor to try out Tumblestone during PAX Prime 2015 and the puzzle gamer in me was amazed by what I experienced. We were able to play the multiplayer portion, which got hectic real fast. It’s...

Phoenix Wright Arises again this September!

Capcom has graciously announced that Ace Attorney will receive a new entry to the epic court drama and mystery series. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice serves as the sixth game in the Ace Attorney series. 2016 seems like a big year for Phoenix Wright as the anime has become a realization and the legion of Ace Attorney fans awaiting the next great game coming soon. As a visual novel/longtime fan of the...

PDP Afterglow Prismatic Wired Controller for the XBOX One

  Performance Designed Products (PDP) have been creating many accessories and perfecting their craft for quite some time. One of their newest additions to their robust collection of game accessories is their Afterglow Prismatic Wired Controller for the Xbox One. It’s a wired controller with a generous 10 ft. USB cable, so batteries or charging doesn’t become an issue for those long game night sessions as the holidays roll around. Although if your living room...

Pax Prime 2015: Runbow First Impressions

Runbow @ PAX Prime 2015

  A definitely memorable time during Pax Prime 2015 was surely the time Double-Jump, myself, and a couple of others were at the Nindies booth trying out a few of sessions of 13AM Games‘ masterpiece, Runbow on the Nintendo Wii U. Runbow is a colorful platformer where you constantly have to adapt to the ever-changing environment and punch your way to the goal. It’s also the only game to have 9-player couch co-op, utilizing the gamepad, Wii remotes, and...

E3 2015: EA Press Conference

EA Holiday Games Preview

I just came back from a fun filled evening from Union Square in New York where EA showcased their holiday lineup, and it looks exciting. After scouring to look for the venue, I was welcomed into a fine tiki-bar themed room, where I was greeted by the awesome EA staff. They had a bartender offering all guests some rum cocktails! Gosh they were so tasty I tipped my hat off to him. Then all the...

Alien Assault Cactus Review

  All the stuff I’ve seen and experienced at PAX Prime this year was all fine and dandy, but one of the highlights for me was definitely chilling with the fine folks at Witch Beam showcasing their game Alien Assault Cactus. I’m a huge fan of the shoot-em-up genre of video games, and this twin-stick shooter delivers. I grew up with arcade games and Alien Assault Cactus continues the arcade spirit with this fun and hectic...