Category: "Gaming"

See you in Hannover!

I’m so excited to be able to announce that I will be going to CeBit to do some “field reporting” for the IEM World Finals! The tournament promises many exciting matches in CS, SC2 and of course, Quake Live. The players are competing for a prize purse of $145,000. You can view a quick preview […]

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Best SC2 Parody ever

Banelings, banelings, banelings… ooooh! You know how parodies usually are kinda funny… This one is actually good and had me smiling the whole way though. This is a parody of Justin Bieber’s “Baby”… except better. I love it.

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Life lessons from nerdy gamers

It’s not often that people outside of the competitive gaming world open their minds to gaming and what it may bring to life. A 54-year-old woman with a Ph.D. in metaphysics and a MA in religious studies has decided to “learn from her kids”, one of which happens to be a gamer – a Day9 […]

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Gaming ends relationships?

According to a poll by the Daily Mail, gaming does indeed foster negative feelings in relationships, sometimes leading to their demise. For some reason, this poll was only for relationships where the male was the gamer (which is pretty typical, although it would be interesting to see the results from the other way around). Apparently […]

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Alienware Starcraft II Diorama Contest

Voting has started for the Alienware Starcraft II Dioramas and as a special favour, I’d like to ask you all to vote for Soe Gschwind-Penski’s! Not only is Soe the super cute commentator for Gamesports.de, she has made many drawings, models and papercrafts of our favourite video game characters. I guess like the Backpacking Challenge, […]

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Interview with PURRI and Damiah

As part of a Quake Live team deathmatch (TDM) interview series, this time “Nukm” decided to go with a couple of Quake 2 legends; Mikael “PURRI” Tarvainen and Jarkko “Damiah” Liukkonen. The two who are normal rivals in Quake 2 duelling finals have teamed up together to form part of “Xenotorium”. This Finnish Quake Live […]

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Guy ditches wife in labour to play WoW

I found this funny video today, about a girl who went on ‘Tyra’ to seek help for her husbands World of Warcraft “addiction”: I’d like to point out that the APA has rejected to add “video game addiction” to the new DSM in 2012 (unless further research permits it). It looks like this guy is […]

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The Razer 1337 Giveaway

For those of you who wish to win a bunch of cool gaming stuff from Razer, this month they’re having a HUGE giveaway: From the Razer website: In celebration of Razer‘s 133,337 fans on Facebook, we are going to game-change someone‘s (possibly yours) gaming setup. We‘d like to think that it‘s something we‘d give back […]

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Don’t you wish they all could be geek and gamer girls?

Actor / short guy writer Seth Green participated in a funny parody video to the tune of Katy Perry’s “California Girls”. I don’t think I need to say more: WUT UP N00B!

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Play of the year contest

The Aus/NZ Quake Live community 4Seasons Gaming present the “Play of the year” contest, where you are encouraged to send in your epic plays this year. This September dawns a new partnership for ourselves and well known gaming brand Logitech. Through-out all the struggle and the efforts of my own and my teams we are […]

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