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What the F*ck? Weirdest Ad Ever Serves as Preview for Next ‘Game Havens’

Yeah, that name says it all. Under the radar, a second Las Vegas Barcade has opened up, a response to the mega-hit, Insert Coin(s). Joystixx (psst, guys, the pun only works if its has THREE Xs) has opened inside of the Hooters Hotel and Casino on Tropicana Ave, and I’ll likely be hitting it this [...]

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Game Havens, Special Edition: San Diego Comicon

Maaaan, you may think you know San Diego Comicon (SDCC) but brother, you don’t know shit. SDCC hasn’t been just about comics in a long, long time (for better or worse). Its become a pop culture mecca, the focal point of all things nerd in the US. So, where else would this pop aristocrat go [...]

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Game Havens: Ground Kontrol, Portland

In my travels abroad, I have sought high and low for the coolest places to visit. My latest journey was fraught with danger. Whilst driving to Portland to film a horror short, my car was struck and damaged by a moose, and at one point, I found myself hanging from a tree by my neck. [...]

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Game Havens: Insert Coin(s), Las Vegas

At Padinga, particularly on The Game Show, it has been said that one of our favorite aspects of gaming is the social aspect. We miss the days of Nintendo’s Power Fest, and everyone and their brother in elementary school owning an 8-bit system and talking about/trading games. It seems that, despite how much bigger gaming [...]

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