EA’s Press Conference Recap – E3 2017

Each year it feels like the Electronic Entertainment Expo or E3 starts earlier and earlier. With that being said, I took a day to process the information shown in the first major conference of E3 2017. Electronic Arts or EA is one of the biggest game developing companies in the world and this year they … Continue reading EA’s Press Conference Recap – E3 2017

New Pokémon games? What happened in the Pokémon Direct?

To many, Nintendo’s Pokémon Direct that happened early on Tuesday morning was disappointing. Being heavily involved in the Pokémon community on YouTube, Twitter and pretty much anywhere else I got to see the reactions to those announcements even while I was unable to watch the actual event. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8C4uK2eIO-E My man CrimsonCBAD reacting live to the Pokémon … Continue reading New Pokémon games? What happened in the Pokémon Direct?

Is Cartoon Network doomed?

Cartoon Network is one of the reasons so many people, including myself, have such a fond memory and passion for animation. They were one of the three main sources of cartoons for American audience alongside Disney Channel and Nickelodeon.   While the animated motion picture market was, and still is, dominated mostly by Disney; Nick … Continue reading Is Cartoon Network doomed?

The Game Plan Podcast – Episode 1

With the NBA season slowly coming to a close, I brought my good buddy Chris Morrison, analyst and host of the Hooper's Log podcast over on NBALead, to talk about potential landing spots for some of the players that have no contract or options for this summer. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q8SDa9Qpes0 https://soundcloud.com/xjustified/gameplan-podcast-episode-1-chris-morrison As always, the podcast is available on … Continue reading The Game Plan Podcast – Episode 1

Playoff Predictions of the first degree

It's that time of year NBA fans, the playoffs are here. Fourteen teams have been sent home for the year, and sixteen remain, ready to compete for a title. With such an interesting post season awaiting, Cale and Collin offer up their first round predictions: Eastern Conference   Boston Celtics (1) vs Chicago Bulls (8) … Continue reading Playoff Predictions of the first degree

Why fanfiction is “real” literature

When someone says that they read fanfiction, most people laugh at them and say it is not real literature. However, that would be like saying that reading an article or some magazines is the same as reading fanfiction. All of those things have one thing in common. They are something based off a source material … Continue reading Why fanfiction is “real” literature

How to get past Writer’s Block

Writing something can be an arduous task for many people. Take it from someone who writes for a living and as a pastime, sometimes the words just won’t come out right. That doesn’t mean you should give up on your project. It might just need some extra work to get it done. Here are some … Continue reading How to get past Writer’s Block