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Do you even grind?

Do You Even Grind?

If you are an MMO (Massively Multiplayer Online) player this familiar term might either get you pumped up or sends shivers down your spine. For those of you who are not familiar with ‘grinding’ here’s a quick definition: grinding is simply performing a task repeatedly to achieve some goal. In the context of MMO games…

May’s loot crate had some powerfully good loot

May’s Loot Crate Had Some Powerfully Good Loot

This month’s Loot Crate box was quite hefty, larger than they usually are, so it came as no surprise that it featured The Hulk as part of its biggest loot item. This Loot Crate’s theme was simple enough: Power. The LC Magazine featured the Hulk on the cover and dived into the history behind the…

World of warcraft movie release date pushed back to 2016

World of Warcraft Movie Release Date Pushed Back to 2016

Fans are in uproar over the further postponement of the much anticipated movie. Back in 2006, Legendary Pictures and Blizzard Entertainment first teamed up and started the ball rolling for a movie based on the favorite World of Warcraft game. They hoped for a 2009 breakout film, but as we all know, 2009 came and…

Clueless gamer conan o’brien plays world of warcraft

Clueless Gamer Conan O’Brien Plays World of Warcraft

One of the more popular stints on Conan O’Brien’s talk show, Conan, is his “Clueless Gamer” segment. Conan attempts to play, and talk about, the latest video games, but he has no skill and is mostly providing the audience with comedic commentary about his lack of understanding. He points out obvious, yet easily overlooked quirks…

5 things you probably never knew about world of warcraft

5 Things You Probably Never Knew About World of Warcraft

With a player base stretching to nearly 13 million at its height, the titanic MMO, World of Warcraft, is known by most, if not all gamers. Those who are avid players may have even stopped caring about the world around them, now focused only on caring for their favorite mini-pet, obtaining that special mount, farming…

Not a girl irl: how online gaming can level the sexist playing field

Not A Girl IRL: How Online Gaming Can Level the Sexist Playing Field

Women are represented pretty poorly in the media. Their roles are neglected in every genre of film from comedy to action, downgraded to sexual prizes won by the male lead, or the nagging “straight-man” foil to a charismatic Adam Sandler-alike. Screenplays either completely gloss over any attempts to create depth, or get praised for having…

World of warcraft patch 5. 2

World of Warcraft Patch 5.2

World of Warcraft Patch 5.2: The Thunder King is now available for testing on the Public Test Realms! Emperor Lei Shen, the Thunder King, has been resurrected and will stop at nothing to reclaim Pandaria.  Heroes from all over Azeroth will be called to war, as they are pitted against the Thunder King and his…