Dreams come true in “Dream Daddy: a Dad Dating Simulator” comics

Authors: Wendy Xu Artist/Colorist: Ryan Maniulit Letterer: Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou Release Date: August 29, 2018 Genre(s): Is “Adorable” a genre?? Review Spoilers: Mild, bro Have a thing for hot single dads? Have a thing for hot single dads that have a thing for hot single dads? Then Dream Daddy comics are the […]

Video Games Come to Life in Christopher Eliopoulos’s “Cosmic Commandos”

Author: Christopher Eliopoulos Release Date: July 4, 2017 Publisher: Dial Review Spoilers: Mild GoodReads | Amazon Video games and graphic novels are the perfect combination in Christopher Eliopoulos’s brand new book, Cosmic Commandos. When a young boy accidentally brings his favorite video game to life, he has to rely on his […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: These Are the Video Games We’d Like to Get This Holiday Season!

According to the ESA, about 155 million Americans play video games. That’s basically 42% of the population. Whether or not you’re a gamer yourself or looking for some gift ideas for the gamers in your life, we’ve got some ideas for you here.We’ve included some of the year’s biggest games […]

Tetris: The Games People Play by Box Brown Tells the History of Everyone’s Favorite Game

Tetris: The Games People Play Author: Box Brown Release Date: October 11, 2016 Publisher: First Second Genre(s): Non-Fiction Review Spoilers: Low GoodReads | Amazon As you can probably tell from my five star rating, I love this book. This book is a very strong contender for a spot in my personal list […]

Learn the Basics With ‘Video Game Storytelling’

Video Game Storytelling Author: Evan Skolnick Release Date: December 2, 2014 Publisher: Watson-Guptill, Crown Genre(s): Non-Fiction Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers:  Low GoodReads | Amazon I love video games. When picking games to play I’ve never cared much about graphics. Instead, it’s always been the plot and characters that have mattered most to me. Video games have incredible narrative potential […]

Meet Pixels, Sony’s attempt at Wreck-it Ralph success

Sony’s quirky-looking Pixels will instantly remind people of Disney’s own video game-inspired hit, Wreck-it Ralph, released in 2012. That movie was a hit, a love letter to gaming coated in sweet, sweet Disney magic. Sony seems to be following in the recent trend of video games crossing into theatres (see Uncharted, Assassin’s […]