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  • July 2019 video game releases and what we're most excited about

    July 2019 video game releases and what we're most excited about

    The annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) concluded this June, and with its end, gamers now have more information about upcoming games in the months ahead. The video game industry is at full steam as we plunge into the month of July. Unfortunately, only a small amount of video games are going to...
  • June 2019 video game releases and what we're most excited about

    June 2019 video game releases and what we're most excited about

    The month of June heralds the beginning of summer, and we all know what that means. True, summer is typically associated with vacation days and time spent outdoors. However, summer also brings with it an exorbitant rise in temperatures. The heat can send you scampering back inside and playing video...
  • The 11 best sidekicks in video games

    The 11 best sidekicks in video games

    Sidekicks in video games get a bad rap. They are in the difficult position of having to assist the main character without necessarily outshining them. They go unnoticed unless they are terrible, and, as a result, they are vastly underappreciated. Looking back on the history of sidekicks in video...
  • March 2019 video game releases and what we're most excited about

    March 2019 video game releases and what we're most excited about

    We march into the month of March with our heads held high and our eyes wide. Expectations have never been higher. March 2019 promises a slew of new video games that we can look forward to. No matter what your feelings are about the way the year has been turning out, you can’t deny that this batch of...
  • The 11 best fighting games

    The 11 best fighting games

    The rules of schools and society have taught us that fighting is bad. It is considered an unruly endeavor that should be avoided at all costs. Video games have taught us otherwise. Fighting games are one of the most intuitive and engaging of video games on the market. All games take skill to master...
  • The absolute best games of 2018

    The absolute best games of 2018

    The year is almost over. 2019 is rushing at us faster than an oncoming train, but before we dive headfirst into the new year, let’s take a moment to review what the year 2018 has given us in terms of video games. 2018 has been a fantastic year for gaming. Game developers have really been on point in...
  • Games releasing in 2019 to be excited about

    Games releasing in 2019 to be excited about

    2018 was a good year for video games, and luckily for us, it looks like 2019 will not disappoint us in that regard. There are plenty of exciting games due out in the coming months. Demons, zombies, and pirates are just a few of the enemy experiences we will get in the following year! Check out our...
  • The 11 best main characters in video games

    The 11 best main characters in video games

    One of the ways gamers connect to a game is through the main character. "Pong" is fun and all, but it is a tad difficult to care as much about a paddle as it is to care about a person. An engaging protagonist can make or break a video game. Below are our top 11 picks for the best main characters we...
  • Ranking the top 7 KISS albums

    Ranking the top 7 KISS albums

    KISS has sold over 100 million albums since their self-titled debut album first arrived in 1974. Even putting aside the numerous compilation sets, solo albums and instant live albums, deciding upon the the best Kiss albums can be a daunting challenge given their massive back catalog which includes...
  • 5 greatest moments in the history of KISS

    5 greatest moments in the history of KISS

    KISS has enjoyed enjoyed huge success and multiple career highlights since arriving on the music scene in 1973. As one of the best-selling bands of all time, the iconic New York rockers have earned millions over the decades from huge record sales, concerts, as well as savvy merchandising and...
  • 5 reasons we love KISS

    5 reasons we love KISS

    KISS has remained an enduring force since arriving on the rock scene with its 1974 self-titled debut album. The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees have developed a legion of followers over the years known as “The KISS Army," a group of fans that have remained fiercely loyal to the band...
  • The 11 best villains in video games

    The 11 best villains in video games

    A video game is only as good as its villain. A villain is what pushes our protagonist forward. We don’t even necessarily have to fight them in order to move the plot along; they just have to present a problem that needs to be fixed. (Though it does help if you eventually get to have a one-on-one...
  • 2018 country artists to watch: Ryan Hurd, Bailey Bryan and more

    2018 country artists to watch: Ryan Hurd, Bailey Bryan and more

    In 2017, country music experienced both an evolution and a return to form, with new artists exploring modern sounds and techniques while further honing in on the genre's songwriting-focussed soul. The artists you'll be hearing from next year will continue to bend the rules, stretching the boundaries...
  • All the big winners from Spotify's 2017 Wrapped playlists

    All the big winners from Spotify's 2017 Wrapped playlists

    Music listeners rejoice — Spotify has releases their yearly "Wrapped" feature, allowing listeners to enjoy their own personalized lists and take a look at artists that scored big this year.  Spotify listeners can access 2017 Wrapped info through the Spotify App or webpage. This year, Spotify has...
  • 10 songs to get you ready for Snowboard on the Block and the winter sports season

    10 songs to get you ready for Snowboard on the Block and the winter sports season

    Happy snowboard season, Colorado. This week's snowstorm may have wreaked havoc on tree branches and The xx's Red Rocks show, but for winter sports enthusiasts, it heralded an early start to the season. If you're the type to get giddy rather than depressed by these early snowfalls, you'll definitely...
  • Daniel Tosh’s 10 best TV moments ahead of his 7th annual 'Tosh Saves The World' show at Arlington Theatre

    Daniel Tosh’s 10 best TV moments ahead of his 7th annual 'Tosh Saves The World' show at Arlington Theatre

    Comedian Daniel Tosh knows a thing or two about making people laugh, and he’ll use his talents for another excellent cause this November. The longtime funnyman will get his humanitarian on in Santa Barbara, Calif. on Nov. 4 when he hosts his 7th Annual Tosh Saves The World Charity Show at The...
  • John Stamos, Mark McGrath and Mike Love remake 'Do It Again' video by the Beach Boys

    John Stamos, Mark McGrath and Mike Love remake 'Do It Again' video by the Beach Boys

    Beach Boy Mike Love enlists John Stamos and Mark McGrath in a video homage to the Beach Boys’ hit “Do It Again”, which a July 18, 2017 Rolling Stone article calls “organic and perfect and fantastic.” The video is a remake of the classic 1968 hit by the Beach Boys. Love teamed up with “Full House...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Alvvays

    5 things you didn't know about Alvvays

    Canadian indie pop group, Alvvays emerged onto the live music scene out of Toronto in late 2014 and 2015 in promotion of their self titled  album debut. Lead singer Molly Rankin blends powerful yet soothing vocals with rhythms that carry influences of punk, electro and surf rock with a distinct 80's...
  • 5 artists influenced by Van Morrison that might surprise you

    5 artists influenced by Van Morrison that might surprise you

    Sir Van Morrison is one of the most influential artists of all time. Big names like Bruce Springsteen, Bono, Tom Petty, Rod Stewart, Elton John and Elvis Costello, to name an illustrious few, have cited him as a major influence. Then there’s Van’s namesake, Jim Morrison. In the mid-1960s, The Doors...
  • The gift bag that Grammy presenters and performers will be receiving on February 12 will include an array of gifts reportedly worth up to $3

    Here’s everything included inside the $30k Grammys gift bag

    Not everyone who attends the 59th Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Feb. 12 will go home a winner. More than 50 presenters, performers and attendees however will be going home with a ridiculously awesome bag of goodies, as part of a gift bag which is reportedly worth up to $3...
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