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Exercise Your Brain, Play Video Games

Video and computers games often have a bad reputation. If you grew up playing video or computer games, how many times did your parents tell you that you would “rot your brain,” or they were worried it would interfere with your intelligence? Jump ahead a decade or two, and you probably turned out just fine, right? While too much gaming and certain types of games can negatively affect your brain, we’re going to focus on the positives when it comes to playing video and computer games. Video Games for the Developing Brain Children can benefit from playing video games but…

How The Internet Has Changed The Face of Casinos

Casinos aren’t anything new, they have been around for millennia and there is even evidence that casino-style games were being practiced as far back as the Ancient Chinese era. Throughout the years, casinos have taken over the World and you don’t have to travel too far before you the neon lights on the side of a huge building that spells the word C-A-S-I-N-O. Owing to people’s love of trying to win money and the fun that can be had inside a casino, the industry is worth hundreds of billions of dollars. Following the dawn of the internet, the casino industry…

How to Use Psychology to be a Better Duke Nukem

He stands a proud 6 foot 4 inches, he’s able to bench press more than 600lbs and the only thing that hits harder than his wisecracks are his two fists of iron. Basically, Duke Nukem is an all-American hero with a chip on his shoulder and the desire to stick it to the bad guys. Unfortunately, as much as we hate to break it to you, you’re not Duke Nukem. Yes, you might know everything about him and even model yourself on him in life, but even the best impersonator would still fall short of this man’s imposing demeanour. However,…

How to play responsibly online

Before you delve into the world of online gaming, it’s important to take a moment to consider how to do so responsibly. Everyone loves the thrill of securing a win, but it’s imperative to remember that you can lose just as often. We always recommend seeking your thrills in playing the game rather than the outcomes, so today we offer some handy tips on how to play responsibly online. Fear not, you’ll be enjoying yourself on great sites like Caesars Casino in no time at all… 1 – Play with limits Before you start playing, you need to set your…

The Next Step for Console Gaming

The Next Step for Console Gaming? Video games have become one of the biggest forms of entertainment in history, whether its mobile gaming on the go, putting hours into a fully realistic RPG, or simply online slots with friends, you’ll find a console in almost every home or pocket in the 21st century. In 1972, the infamous Pong was released and would go on to change the face of entertainment and computing forever. Since its release, well over a billion games consoles have been sold across the globe. Although the initial wave of retro consoles like the Atari and the…

A Skin for Your Xbox One Means Style & Protection

Have you sat before your television, mid campaign, and thought about updating your Xbox’s looks? If you haven’t already, now you will! It can be pretty boring looking at the white (or black) console day in and day out. It lacks the personalization that you’ve come to appreciate in your gaming experience, as you’ve customized your gameplay on screen to match your skills and interests. Why not do the same to the system itself? Of course, you could go through official channels, but if you were at all serious about enhancing the console’s style then you’ve already done that and…

The Best Places to Game On-Line

if you have never placed bets over the internet, then the idea of playing games on-line can seem a bit scary. Just choosing which gambling site to join is something of a challenge given how many different styles of play, regulations and conditions, and payout terms there are. Here are a few tips for selecting the perfect on-line gaming site for you.

Startups Do Holiday Parties Differently With Axe Throwing

Oktoberfest may be over, but all that means is it’s time to start thinking about holiday parties to show your staff your appreciation for a hard end-of-year push. You don’t follow conventional wisdom in your business, and nor should you when it comes to your holiday parties; the good news is, you don’t need Silicon Valley money to pull off a great time with the people you work so hard with all year long. With all the tech startups in Kitchener-Waterloo, you’ve probably heard (and attended) some unique staff parties, maybe even Kitchener’s latest attraction: axe throwing. With the opening…