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Female Pro Gamers

Posted by on May 3, 2012 | 0 comments

Female Pro Gamers

What is a pro gamer? Well, a pro gamer plays video games in competitions  FOR MONEY. A pro gamer relies on his or her gaming winnings as their main financial support. Anna Prosser is one of a growing number of women rising to the top of the pro gaming world. Prosser gained national attention last year when she won the beauty pageant crown as Miss Oregon USA. The 26 year-old Portland native...

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Q101 @ C2E2, Day One

Posted by on Apr 13, 2012 | 0 comments

Certainly one of Q101’s most arduous adventures into the wild, is the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2). It’s quite a task to work one of these conventions, but Q101 balanced it all with a steady hand! Q101 found itself in Artist Alley, but look! We had a corner, which means more space. We did what we’re good at, and that’s make a crowd. We talked about Q101,...

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Mass Effect 3 – Can You Save Us All?

Posted by on Mar 12, 2012 | 0 comments

DO you have what it takes to save the planet? Ready to be a hero? You may not be, but Commander Shepard is, in the swan song in Bioware’s amazing sci-fi role-playing trilogy, Mass Effect 3. We took a brief look at it last month in a preview, but now there’s no more guessing, anticipation, or camping out in front of your local store. It’s here. Is it as bad ass as you think?...

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What Will A Cubs Series Win Look Like?

Posted by on Mar 9, 2012 | 0 comments

In a brilliant commercial that is sure to bring a tear to every Cub fan’s eye (and a chuckle to the lips of every Sox fan in town), Playstation has given us a bona fide glimpse as to what a Cubs World Series would look like. I’m mean, this sucker seems, feels real. Sadly, this is likely as close as the (once) Lovable Losers will get to a title anytime before 2015. Ok, 2016. 2020?...

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Tekken. Street Fighter. Together For Battle

Posted by on Feb 29, 2012 | 0 comments

Two of the most vaunted fighting game worlds are clashing together for the first time this year, in the game Street Fighter X Tekken (the X stands for cross). Two powerhouse franchises that have been around for 15 plus years. Powered by the Street Fighter 4 game engine, Tekken characters like Jin, Kuma, and Nina Willams enter the world of Ken, Ryu, Guile, and the rest of the world warriors...

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Mass Effect 3 is Coming – Lock And Load.

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 | 0 comments

Mass Effect 3 is Coming – Lock And Load.

The time has come for Bioware to give gamers the demo they’ve been waiting for, Mass Effect 3. An action & role-playing game made by Bioware, the makers of Dragon Age, and published by the powerhouse Electronic Arts (think about the Madden series), the Mass Effect series prides itself on having over more than 1,000 possible combinations of actions and choices in the series that will affect...

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