Twitch’s new audio policy presses the mute button

Twitch’s New Audio Policy Presses the Mute Button

Livestreaming play sessions has been one of gaming’s biggest trends in recent years.  Tackling dungeons and braving team deathmatches all while thousands of internet spectators watch and comment on your play has created much notoriety for streamers and freshly popular games and more and more people look to the internet for their entertainment.  Much of…

The strain s1 e4 “it’s not for everyone” – recap

The Strain S1 E4 “It’s Not For Everyone” – Recap

This summer, FX brings Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan’s The Strain to TV for some creepily delicious vampire horror.  We’re here to bring you our weekly take on just how well the adaptation holds up. Last episode, the series actually reached an unexpected height, ditching its more convoluting elements in lieu of telling a complete story, bringing the CDC team…

Halt and catch fire s1, e10 “1984” recap

Halt and Catch Fire S1, E10 “1984” Recap

We’ve finally reached the end, the final episode of the first season of Halt and Catch Fire.  We’ve seen our intrepid trio of heroes scratch and claw their way through the tech industry from unlikely development team, all the way to grand innovators with their ironically titled Giant, the all-in-one portable PC. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXpj9D2SKI4?rel=0] We…

The walking dead game s2 e4 “amid the ruins” review

The Walking Dead Game S2 E4 “Amid the Ruins” Review

Return to Form [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TgHThlzcWI?rel=0]   “Amid the Ruins” returns The Walking Dead Game back to a lot of what it was known for in previous episodes following a stifling experience in the last episode.  In Episode four, the player is given even greater responsibility over Clementine’s new group, to the point where it may mean…

Halt and catch fire ep. 8 “the 214s” recap

Halt and Catch Fire Ep. 8 “The 214s” Recap

AMC continues to bring harrowing dramas set as period pieces.  Their latest is Halt and Catch Fire, a fictional take on the personal computer boom of the 1980’s.  Why watch?  Think Steve Jobs mixed with Jordan Belfort and you might be right at home here.  Here’s our latest look at the series.  Chugging Along “The 214s” brought about with…

The strain s1 e1 ‘night zero’ – recap

The Strain S1 E1 ‘Night Zero’ – Recap

The Strain, by acclaimed director Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, is a trilogy of novels following the sudden invasion of vampires and the human resistance that results.  Basing much of its lore and monsters in science fiction, the series sets itself apart from the traditionally supernatural elements they were originally created out of.  Because…

Former superman, brandon routh, joins the cast of arrow as the atom

Former Superman, Brandon Routh, Joins the Cast of Arrow as the Atom

Hey look up on the CW, it’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s…The Atom? The Mighty Made Small In all seriousness, according to a TVLine report, Brandon Routh has been cast to play as Ray Palmer, also known as the super hero, The Atom, to play in the remarkably successful CW series, Arrow.  Heading into…

Life with archie will come to a violent end this week

Life with Archie Will Come to a Violent End This Week

This week, Archie comics will publish Life with Archie #36 with the “The Death of Archie” two-part story, which will detail the death of its title character, Archie Andrews.  Billed as the “epic finale to the acclaimed series,” the event will mark the end of the Life of Archie series, which started as a semi-alternate reality…

Halt and catch fire ep. 7 “giant” – review

Halt and Catch Fire Ep. 7 “Giant” – Review

AMC continues to bring harrowing dramas set as period pieces.  Their latest is Halt and Catch Fire, a fictional take on the personal computer boom of the 1980’s.  Why watch?  Think Steve Jobs mixed with Jordan Belfort and you might be right at home here.  Here’s our latest look at the series. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCkXt0lEEHY?rel=0] This week’s episode, entitled…

Halt and catch fire ep 6 “landfall”  –  review

Halt and Catch Fire Ep 6 “Landfall” – Review

AMC continues to bring harrowing dramas set as period pieces.  Their latest is Halt and Catch Fire, a fictional take on the personal computer boom of the 1980’s.  Why watch?  Think Steve Jobs mixed with Jordan Belfort and you might be right at home here.  Here’s our latest look at the series. A Difference of Opinion Much of…