NORTHEAST CHAMPIONSHIP ( NEC XIII )

  ATTENTION ALL GAMERS!!!!   For those of you who couldn’t find the time to attend Summer Jam, don’t beat yourself up about it. Instead, you’ll get another chance to beat up someone else * in a fighting game, that is * at NEC 13.   Created and hosted by the legendary Eric Smalls, a.k.a …

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Actor Michael Clarke Duncan dies at 54!

Michael Clarke Duncan–best known for his role as an inmate with healing powers in the “Green Mile”–died Monday after suffering a heart attack. He has been in a Los Angeles hospital since July 13 undergoing treatment. Duncan, at 6 feet 3 inches tall and 300 pounds, was nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden …

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So what is this whole “Brony” thing?

Recently, the Hasbro toy company’s My Little Pony Friendship is Magic TV show series has sparked more Conventions, Fan Sites, and Forums in the past two years in America than most children’s shows ever would in ten. The ironic thing about it is, the main audience for the show is adult men. The series is …

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Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes 13 minute GAMEPLAY footage!

Director Hideo Kojima recently announced that it will be the prequel to MGS 4. The game will be an open world stealth title, with Snake able to call in a chopperMercenaries-style to travel between mission locations.Other than that, all we know about the gameplay is this: I cant tell, Is Snake getting older or younger here? …

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Up, Up, Down, Down 8 Bit Music Party!! Gaming, Music and fun!

On August 29th I wasn’t sure what to make of the idea of the “Up, Up, Down, Down” party at the Barbary in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. The idea sounds fun but the location is something that I feel would not be very “welcome” to the nerd culture. To my surprise, a music party playing various video …

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The Expendables 2 review

Expendables 2 Review                 Phew… Ok… Back in 2010, Sylvester Stallone’s 2010 film “ The Expendables “ did exceptionally  well with it’s over  the top action. An all-star cast of action-movie icons headlined this explosive action thriller about a group of commandos lead into a suicide mission. One …

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Devil May Cry Anthology Pt. 2

Developer(s): Capcom Publisher(s): Capcom Genre(s): Action, Hack and Slash Platform(s): Playstation 2 Release: January 25, 2003 Rating: Mature Devil May Cry became an instant hit when it was released in October 2001, selling over two million copies in its first year. It had taken the survival horror genre of gaming to a new level with …

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Music and Lights. The Obelisk.

This Saturday. Local from Philadelphia, the talented PSY FI Production group will be unveiling a glowing, painted installment, while bringing you Live Experimental Electronic Music by: Golden Spiral ( http://soundcloud.com/golden-spiral ) Agent Zero ( http://soundcloud.com/agentzero ) Mistah Manic ( http://soundcloud.com/mr-manic ) CounterVulture ( http://soundcloud.com/countervulture ) redHat ( http://soundcloud.com/redhat ) Hedzfallinoff Soundjack ( http://soundcloud.com/soundjack ) Illah’d Tau With Lighting by JK Concepts and Visuals by CounterVulture I had …

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Color your sound

THE NEW MASCHINE. A full color spectrum of LED’s in each cell. Hardware sold in black and white with interchangeable colored face plates. “Corporate overlords” or not, just take look at this thing. It must be a lot easier to remember what does what when you can assign a color to each sample. Chances are, if you’re a …

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