It’s Black History Month so let’s talk about our favorite black video game characters

Warning you now there are spoilers below Leslie in accounting just added a Martin Luther King Jr. quote to her email signature template which can only mean one thing: it’s Black History Month. Yes, it’s that time of year where students in elementary school will spend a solid 30 minutes learning about Rosa Parks and then enjoy a peanut butter sandwich because of George Washington … Continue reading It’s Black History Month so let’s talk about our favorite black video game characters

Final Fantasy Franchise Creators Pick Favorite Entries

In honor of the release of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT, some of the series’ developers have chosen their all-time favorite entries. In a post to the European PlayStation Blog, senior product marketing manager of Square Enix Mat Kishimoto revealed which entries in the Final Fantasy series its developers thought were the best of the best. While the list covers a wide swath from main line … Continue reading Final Fantasy Franchise Creators Pick Favorite Entries

My Favorite Nintendo Is Weird Nintendo

One of many unlockable scenes in 2013 Wii U game Game & Wario, one of Nintendo’s strangest releases ever. Turning the Wii U GamePad in real life would swivel the teacher’s head. When he faced the blackboard, the kids would act up. They’d quiet when he turned around. The Nintendo games that star an acrobatic plumber, a go-kart-racing dinosaur or a bounty hunter are what … Continue reading My Favorite Nintendo Is Weird Nintendo

#MeToo, Black Friday, Fraternities and Fiona the Hippo: Our Favorite Student Comments of the Week

After reading the related article, several readers clearly also caught Fionamania. Marcus McConnell from Locust Grove, Ga., wrote: I can understand why Fiona the baby hippo has created a wave of media coverage on herself. She has gone through a lot and I’m sure that it resonated with a lot of viewers. To see that she is so lively now is especially inspiring considering even … Continue reading #MeToo, Black Friday, Fraternities and Fiona the Hippo: Our Favorite Student Comments of the Week

I was skeptical about the new App Store, but now it’s my favorite part of iOS 11 – BGR

Like many others, I’m still not sure how I feel about iOS 11. There’s no question that in contains some much needed fixes and upgrades that iPhone and (especially) iPad users have been clamoring for in recent months and years, but other changes, like the new Control Center, feel completely unnecessary and even overdesigned. But there is one element of the updated OS that has … Continue reading I was skeptical about the new App Store, but now it’s my favorite part of iOS 11 – BGR