Cosplay Spotlight: Tayla Barter

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“I started cosplaying in 2012. The first time I saw a cosplayer in South Africa was at one of our local conventions in 2011 and I thought it was so amazing. Continue reading

Commemorative Piece for Mr. Iwata

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This week, we are presenting a commemorative piece for Mr. Satoru Iwata, who recently passed away. Mr. Iwata was born in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan on December 6, 1959. He would grow up to become the 4th President and CEO of Nintendo. Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Senior Artist for Bungie, @Mehvechan

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This Throwback Thursday piece is dedicated to our guest, @mehvechan, the Senior Artist for Bungie’s Visual ID and Design team. As described on her Wiki page, Mehve “is one of the artists at Bungie who created and designed the Halo Universe. Continue reading

This Week’s Exclusive Interview with John Owens, CEO of Wee Man Studios, on Lifespeed

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During my E3 trip, John Owens, the CEO of Wee Man Studios and Rebecca Owens, Wee Man’s Marketing Director, gave me a sneak preview of on their fast paced, heart pounding, racing game: Lifespeed. Lifespeed will be available for the Nintendo 3DS and reminds me of one of my favorite childhood games, Starfox. Continue reading

Gaming Insights: Bloodborne

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Bloodborne is an action video game where you role play as the main character, the Hunter. The villagers of Yharnam have been afflicted with a blood-borne disease and the Hunter must untangle the town’s mysteries while defending himself from its vicious beasts. Continue reading