Pokemon: Symphonic Evolutions Concert Debuts in August

Spend a night being delighted by the sounds from Pokémon with the Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions live orchestral concert. The tour kicks off August 15th in Washington, DC, right in time for the Pokémon World Championships. The concert tour will continue in Philadelphia and other cities not yet released. The première of Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions will be held at Warner Theater in DC. Continue reading “Pokemon: Symphonic Evolutions Concert Debuts in August”

Awesome Flips to Free Running: An Interview with Parkourist Ronnie Shalvis

“He’d fly through the air with the greatest of ease.” While the song might refer to The Trapeze Man, this inspiring parkourist needs no net and no trapeze. Ronnie Shalvis is a professional free runner and parkourist. He has an amazing outlook on life and how he incorporates his love for his sport into his life. He has performed his craft at various conventions as well as made several videos, some of which include popular icons from gaming and comic culture. Continue reading “Awesome Flips to Free Running: An Interview with Parkourist Ronnie Shalvis”

Is Crowdfunding Worth It?

It is becoming an old adage, “Vote with your wallet.” Before crowdfunding, companies had to bring their products to the market before we could decide whether we liked it and wanted to support the company. With the advent of crowdfunding, raising capital for new products and services has become much easier for small companies or individuals to be able to bring their dreams to reality. This puts consumers in the market’s driver seat. Continue reading “Is Crowdfunding Worth It?”

Nickelodeon’s The Legend of Korra Headed for the Game Screen

The Legend of Korra is making the transition from animated show to video game. Nickelodeon partnered with Activision Publishing to publish the new game. Platinum Games is in charge of developing the game due out this fall. The game will be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Microsoft Windows for digital download. Continue reading “Nickelodeon’s The Legend of Korra Headed for the Game Screen”

Minecraft is Tipping the Scales at almost 54 Million Units Sold

Minecraft sales are steaming along for parent company, Mojang. Near the beginning of February, Minecraft was already sitting pretty at 42 million copies sold. Since that time, the game released on PlayStation 4, Vita, and Xbox One. According to one of Mojang’s data analysts on Twitter, Patrick Geuder, the total is almost 54 million combining both consoles and PCs. Continue reading “Minecraft is Tipping the Scales at almost 54 Million Units Sold”

Amazon Looks to Set Mobile on Fire with New Fire Phone

It was a big day for Amazon. After years of developing mobile technology, the company has unveiled their newest product, the Fire Phone. From head-tracking to amazing visuals, the newest addition to the Fire line has high possibility to change mobile gaming. This announcement comes only a little over a month since they announced the Fire TV. Continue reading “Amazon Looks to Set Mobile on Fire with New Fire Phone”