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Zynga Shuts Down 11 Facebook and Mobile Games

Zynga Shuts Down 11 Facebook and Mobile Games

Dec 31, 2012

Oh, Zynga. You had it so well. What the hell happened? Maybe it’s that Draw Something was cursed, or that you’re simply everything that is wrong with the industry and karma came knocking, but one thing is for certain: You’re going down. To cut costs and attempt to pull the company out of its financial sinkhole, Zynga is shutting down eleven of...

Tron: Uprising “Tagged” Review

Tron: Uprising “Tagged” Review

Dec 30, 2012

While Beck may already have Cutler, I have been waiting for the moment when the uprising actually started to grow. The world has been cranking up in the past few weeks to something big, and while this week’s events aren’t the culmination of that build up, it does pull it another notch tighter. I was disappointed that The Stranger didn’t make an appearance and...

How to Remove Chrome Most Visited Websites

How to Remove Chrome Most Visited Websites

Dec 29, 2012

If you’re a fellow Google Chrome user like I am, you’ve often found yourself shocked by the frequency you find yourself visiting certain websites thanks to Chrome’s built-in “Most Visited” tab. This tab is fine for quickly launching your favorite websites, but just because you visit it with regularly doesn’t mean it’s something you want quick access to....

Batman #15 Review

Batman #15 Review

Dec 29, 2012

After revealing to Batman that he knows his secret identity, as well as the identities of all the Bat Family, Joker escapes from the Caped Crusader’s grasp. Back at The Cave, Batman meets with his former and present sidekicks to reassure them that they are safe from Joker’s reach, and shares a secret he has kept since his first days dealing with him. Does Joker...

Flash Gordon: The Tyrant of Mongo Review

Flash Gordon: The Tyrant of Mongo Review

Dec 28, 2012

The last time we saw Flash Gordon it was in the failed, and quite frankly terrible, Sci-Fi channel reboot back before the network rebooted their own name to the far dumber SyFy. Regardless of the failures of modern Flash Gordon, Titan Books, publishers of many video game novels and graphic novels, has seen it fit to release all of the original Flash Gordon...

The Worst Movies of 2012

The Worst Movies of 2012

Dec 27, 2012

2012 was a year of fantastic movie theater going experiences. From Marvel’s The Avengers to Silver Linings Playbook and Django Unchained, audiences have been treated to some amazing spectacles of action, dialog, and special effects on the silver screen. But for every show stopping and Oscar worthy performances,  there are some horrible movies that...

Batman and Robin #15 Review

Batman and Robin #15 Review

Dec 27, 2012

Spoilers for Batman and Robin below Taking place after the events of Batman #15, this issue focuses on Damian Wayne. Angered by the Bat Family’s attitude towards his father’s work with Joker, and not satisfied with staying in the Batcave, Robin takes it upon himself to search for Alfred. Damian’s investigation takes him somewhere he didn’t quite expect: A...

Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two Review

Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two Review

Dec 26, 2012

I was one of the few people who actually loved the original Epic Mickey when it came out on the Wii, so I was incredibly excited when Junction Point announced that they would be making Epic Mickey 2. Another adventure is Wasteland was begging to happen. Whether or not you liked Epic Mickey’s gameplay, it’s hard to deny that they built an interesting world that...

Borderlands 2: Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage Review

Borderlands 2: Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage Review

Dec 25, 2012

When another vault is discovered on Pandora with an inscription stating that it will only open when the ultimate champion has spilled the blood of the biggest coward on it, everyone’s favorite explosive weapons maker, Mr. Torgue, comes to Pandora and begins a tournament to find the ultimate badass. Are you badass enough to journey to the Badass Crater of...

Epic Mickey: The Power of Illusion Review

Epic Mickey: The Power of Illusion Review

Dec 24, 2012

While they tried to say otherwise, Epic Mickey: The Power of Illusion is a sequel to the classic Genesis game The Castle of Illusion, Starring Mickey Mouse. The game opens with the Castle of Illusion appearing in Wasteland and Mizrabel kidnapping anyone she can find that could have a heart so she can escape. Mickey’s first comments upon seeing the castle are:...