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E3 Rinse and Repeat?

E3 Rinse and Repeat?

By | June 25, 2014 at 3:40 pm | No comments

By Mrs Fett E3 has wrapped up, and with that, has come a bombardment of press releases, panels, parties, and meetings, all to discuss and argue the best and worst of what E314 had to offer. I had the opportunity to see the convention center the day before it opened, a gift I...

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E3 2014

E3 2014

By | June 11, 2014 at 3:10 pm | No comments

By Mrs Fett It’s hard to imagine any E3 will compare to last year’s brawl between Microsoft, and Sony. This year’s major convention will have no console wars, and no ground breaking news and developments in hardware and consoles. But that’s not to say this year...

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The GLASShole Experience

The GLASShole Experience

By | May 29, 2014 at 12:46 am | No comments

By Mrs Fett It’s been three months since I have started using Google Glass. Since that time, my Glass has become a natural daily appendage, and way more useful than my appendix. My glass learns who I am, behavioral patterns, food patterns, repetitive interests, food...

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IT’S HAMMER TIME! SledgeHammer That Is.

IT’S HAMMER TIME! SledgeHammer That Is.

By | May 7, 2014 at 10:05 pm | No comments

By Mrs. Fett Last week SledgeHammer Games gave us the first sneak peek into the next Call of Duty installment. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will be the first next-gen powered title in its franchise’s history. Their captivating and intriguing trailer stars Kevin Spacey as...

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XBOX ONE’s Facelift

XBOX ONE’s Facelift

By | April 23, 2014 at 9:47 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett When Microsoft announced their next big console at E3 last year, the response was a roar of anger and confusion. Always on Kinect, mandatory internet, and the inability to share a used game with friends sent Microsoft into a PR...

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TITAN”FAIL”

TITAN”FAIL”

By | April 9, 2014 at 1:30 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Throughout the Alpha, and Beta testing of TitanFall, I wrote about a poetic love story filled with new weapons, Ogres, and an entirely new way to enjoy a first person shooter title. Unfortunately, the honeymoon phase is now over, and the bickering...

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Dark Souls II – Another Controller Down

Dark Souls II – Another Controller Down

By | March 26, 2014 at 7:00 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Everyone in gaming gets angry. It’s just science. Laggy gaming, losing connection to hosts and, in the cases of Dark Souls and Dark Souls II, it's the sheer terror of in-game death.  I blame the game developers, who obviously love to see things...

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Let’s Talk Google Glass

Let’s Talk Google Glass

By | March 12, 2014 at 4:20 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett DESIGN: Effortless and comfortable. Feels as natural as wearing my normal glasses. After a few hours, I had completely forgotten that I was wearing them. The only thing I didn't like is that IF I wear my hair down, it covers the glass, and...

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Loot Crate – A Monthly Box of Win

Loot Crate – A Monthly Box of Win

By | March 5, 2014 at 6:45 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett We have all done it. If we haven’t, we are planning it. If we can’t do it, we all want to. I am talking about the insatiable urge, to attend at least one Con, and horde as much loot and swag into a marketing encased vessel we call a swag bag....

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CoD: NERDSTOCK!

CoD: NERDSTOCK!

By | February 26, 2014 at 2:30 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Five semesters ago, Garrett Stevens saw a problem. As he looked around his College of the Desert campus, he saw gamers, just like himself, with nowhere to hang out, nowhere to play, and more importantly, nowhere to be social and develop...

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Titanfall: A Beta Love Story

Titanfall: A Beta Love Story

By | February 19, 2014 at 2:20 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Valentine’s Day. A day filled with love, kisses, chocolates, candy and bears. Unless you are me. It’s a day filled with training, honing your titan skills, and endless matches in a closed beta for Titanfall! My hopes for this game have...

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Flappy Bird Flaps No More

Flappy Bird Flaps No More

By | February 12, 2014 at 3:50 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Flappy Bird: An extremely simple, yet extremely difficult game about a cycloptic bird, flapping its way through endless openings between pipes. The game had been downloaded and played, over 50 million times, before its abrupt and almost irrational...

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Dead Rising 3

Dead Rising 3

By | February 5, 2014 at 5:40 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett There has always been a certain amount of stress that has surrounded playing any of the Dead Rising titles, but I can assure you, you do not know stress, until you play DR3, in a pitch black room, on an Xbox One, all by your little self. “One of...

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TITANFALL: Because they can!

TITANFALL: Because they can!

By | January 29, 2014 at 2:57 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett “Crafted by one of the co-creators of Call of Duty and other key developers behind the Call of Duty franchise, Titanfall is among the most highly anticipated games of 2014, having been shrouded in mystery for nearly three years. The visionaries...

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Alice: Madness Returns

By | January 22, 2014 at 4:05 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett We all know Alice was one of the greatest titles release on PC, 10 years ago. So, with a standard set so high, it is easy to see why so many people have bashed the newly released sequel, Alice: Madness Returns. Now that I have had the chance to...

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CES 2014: A New Path

CES 2014: A New Path

By | January 15, 2014 at 3:59 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett CES 2014 has finally wrapped up, leaving everyone with a shopping list an arm long. A convention filled with new technology, new experiences, unforgettable moments like the Michael Bay meltdown, and hundreds of needless phone...

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2014: What’s In Store

2014: What’s In Store

By | January 8, 2014 at 11:20 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Now that we have established the next gen consoles, and their issues, 2014 leaves a vast playground for breakthrough technology in gaming. After comparing some of the highly anticipated titles for 2014, I broke down the top ten titles worth...

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Diablo III (Goodbye Social Life)

Diablo III (Goodbye Social Life)

By | January 1, 2014 at 2:29 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett When Blizzard announced they were making Diablo III, I literally screamed with excitement in the middle of a GameStop. Why? A few reasons. Diablo was the first RPG that I had ever played, along with my first PC title. I was addicted, and young...

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Merry GAEMsMAS!

Merry GAEMsMAS!

By | December 24, 2013 at 1:00 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Everything has been wrapped, presented, exchanged, unwrapped, opened and in some cases broken. If you are anything like me, then you asked for at least a few gift cards, to save your grandma the stress of trying to learn what an HD PVR is, and now...

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TEARAWAY: A Game Of Wonder

TEARAWAY: A Game Of Wonder

By | December 18, 2013 at 1:28 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Anyone who knows me knows I have a borderline stalker obsession with Little Big Planet. So, when Media Molecule (creators of Little Big Planet) came out with Tearaway, I bought it. I also bought a PS Vita, JUST to play Tearaway. And it was worth...

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The Delta Six

The Delta Six

By | December 11, 2013 at 3:22 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Forged of steel and silicone, this 4½ lb gun is the most realistic First Person Shooter peripheral on the market. And it hasn’t even been released yet! Set to release early 2014, the gun boasts some pretty epic “firing power.” David...

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Xbox One To Remember

Xbox One To Remember

By | December 4, 2013 at 2:59 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett It’s the dream every real gamer chases. An all-access, VIP pass to an extravagant gaming release party. Not only was I able to live this dream, but it happened to be the release party of the next generation of gaming. The Xbox One, midnight...

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The PS4 Review

The PS4 Review

By | November 27, 2013 at 12:34 am | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett It has been over 72 hours, since my Sony PS4 has been unboxed and placed in its new GAEMS Vanguard home. I was able to experience everything the new console had to offer. After turning on the PS4, and signing into PSN, I was expecting some type...

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It Wasn’t For Knack Of Trying

It Wasn’t For Knack Of Trying

By | November 20, 2013 at 8:43 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Knack, the story of a small creature made of relics, with the ability to grow to limitless sizes, put me to the test in both patience, compassion, and my ability to button mash. The game set in a world entirely fictitious, pairs you [Knack] with...

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COD: Ghosts Review

COD: Ghosts Review

By | November 13, 2013 at 12:42 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Ghosts has finally dropped, selling over $1 billion dollars in copies to retailers worldwide. First and foremost, I would like to thank everyone who came out to the midnight launch in La Quinta, GAEMS, GameStop, Bawls, Rocket Fizz and T-Mobile for...

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Comikaze Expo 2013

Comikaze Expo 2013

By | November 6, 2013 at 1:30 pm | No comments

By JenniferTan AKA Mrs Fett Last year’s inaugural Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo, was just that. An Expo Consisting of a small, intimate selection of vendors, few yet amazing cosplayers, and a handful of panels worth waiting for. This year, with the help of their newest sponsor...

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The 4th Season Is Upon Us!

The 4th Season Is Upon Us!

By | October 30, 2013 at 11:52 am | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Monday night started the season for the fourth installments of many titles, including Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, and Battlefield 4, both released last night at every GameStop Midnight Launches around the Coachella Valley. With permission,...

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BF4/AC5BF Midnight Launch

BF4/AC5BF Midnight Launch

By | October 23, 2013 at 11:08 am | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett If the release of Battlefield 4 OR the release of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag wasn’t exciting enough on their own, guess what! They come out the same night! Whether you're an FPS military hound on a mission, or the most feared pirate in...

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Theros: War Of The Gods

Theros: War Of The Gods

By | October 16, 2013 at 3:21 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett It’s been two weeks since the release of Theros in Magic: The Gathering. Long enough to play the new decks, attend a few events, and the best part, open a sealed booster box!  My Golden Hand struck again, pulling mythic rares, and foils left...

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Miramonte Resort & Spa Back in the Wine News

Miramonte Resort & Spa Back in the Wine News

By | October 9, 2013 at 5:18 pm | No comments

By Rick Riozza Last year we had the real privilege of hanging out and following the mind set and maneuvers of Miramonte Resort’s Executive Chef Robert Nyerick as he shared with us his technique and approach in the preparation and service of the resort’s fabulous wine...

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Paul Michael Design

Paul Michael Design

By | October 9, 2013 at 3:43 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Geekdome is only really defined by the unique apparel we wear to represent our side of the force. From graphic tee’s, Black Milk’s AMAZING leggings, and cosplay, the bar is pretty high when it comes to pop culture apparel quality. When I came...

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Xi3 PISTON Console Update

Xi3 PISTON Console Update

By | October 2, 2013 at 2:53 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett In rare instances, certain events in gaming history require me to dedicate not one, but two weeks of content! And the Xi3 PISTON console, is one of those things. After a press release by Xi3, the release date for Black Friday was confirmed, as...

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Xi3 PISTON Console

Xi3 PISTON Console

By | September 25, 2013 at 1:38 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett For the past six months, the console war between Microsoft and Sony has been bellowing through conventions halls, and conference rooms, muting the sweet, sweet songs of those deemed obsolete in the war of gaming domination. Until Now... Xi3...

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OutLast

OutLast

By | September 18, 2013 at 3:45 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett With every holiday that approaches, I take certain steps to get in the spirit. Halloween is by far one of my favorite holidays! Screams, Pumpkin cheesecake and cupcakes, costumes, cosplay, parties, and Knott’s Halloween Haunt are just a few...

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BO2: The Apocalypse Has Arrived

BO2: The Apocalypse Has Arrived

By | September 11, 2013 at 2:01 pm | No comments

By Jennifer Tan AKA Mrs Fett Just when I had memorized the call outs for the DLC pack Vengeance, the 4th DLC set Apocalypse comes out. New maps, new Zombie survival experiences, more skins, emblems, and calling cards. Let’s talk about Maps! Treyarch’s deepest and most...

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