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PC gaming is usually known for the elitist. Purist gamers who play triple A titles in the best way possible as well as golden oldies alike. Consoles still play the best games out there, but at a lower resolution and graphical quality. Yet consoles offer ease of access and are far cheaper. Both have their pro’s and con’s, and it pretty much depends on the type of gamer you are. The choice can prove difficult, this article looks at some of the key factors that can help you choose which to go for. If you decide a computer is for you,...

In the world of poker, the adage “truth is funnier than fiction” could not be more appropriate. What’s the most hilarious account you have heard or read about the poker world? People quitting their well-paying jobs to play professional poker?Maybe someone who forgot to shower and change clothes for days. Here are a few funny stories from various poker exploits we gathered on our poker travels: #1 At a casino in Bangkok, a guy came to our table so stoned, we were having a hard time believing he wasn’t acting. He sat down to play,...

We all know the stereotype right? The dark, dingy room. The only light coming from the screen in one corner. The smell of Doritos and sweat wafting out through the doorway. And huddled somewhere within all the mess sits the gamer, staring fixated at the screen. Yeah, it’s not a pretty picture. It’s also mostly nonsense! As much as the media would have you think so, most gamers do in fact know how to wash and even go outside from time to time! Most gaming rooms are actually pretty places to be! What could be nicer than being...

Nowadays, geek is very much chic. The things that good odd looks last generation are now the pop culture of our current generation. The nice and nerdy amongst us couldn’t be happier with this development. For a lot of us, it means we can wear what we’ve always loved on our sleeve. It means we can also get a lot more creative with it in our home, as well. Out of all the trends in décor, creating your own little nerdy haven is the one we’re most enthusiastic of. Remember your media station should be communal The only thing better...

Image Source There is an alarming amount of evidence that it is becoming easier to win when gambling. It’s not just about luck anymore, and it certainly isn’t a chump’s game. Before we get into the why, let’s look at how things have changed for gamblers and whether changes will be needed in the future. It’s All Online Image Source That’s right, gambling is now played a lot online rather than heading down to the bookies or the Casino. There’s a good reason why this is better for the pundits. It’s been widely reported...

All men know that the design of the home is roughly going to be out of their control. A lot of it is going to be following trends and kept more in mind what’s best for guests and visitors. It should be decorated in a way that you like, yes, but it’s not really about your passions. That’s why it’s important to set up yourself up with a man-cave. The perfect place to have a drink, play some video games and just relax. Here’s what your man-cave should have inside. Image Source Proper gaming equipment First of all, if you’re setting...

When we were young, we were told to stay away from video games. Ok, we did not follow what we were told but gaming time was limited. Video games were associated with a lot of things that could go wrong. Eyes, brain and what not, but look at us now. We got along well. And now research finds time to tell us that gaming is good for you. Check this infographic from Liberty games that lists so many instances where gaming has helped people reduce stress and anxiety in workplaces. All games on the list are probably not the ones we played when...

Image Credit The stereotypical games room is a dingy basement strewn with pizza boxes and discarded beer bottles. When you’re immersed in a game, who notices the decor? But modern-day gamers realize that their environment can impact their game strategy. And they recognize the importance of a dedicated space that combines comfort and functionality. Plan The purpose of the room is to provide a comfortable, functional environment where you can play games uninterrupted. As you’re setting up your room, keep this in mind. Think about the...

It is not difficult to see that smartphones are the future of online casinos. In fact all the most recent evidence shows that online casinos will be soon played more on mobile than PC as gamers realise the potential of gaming on the go. After spending all day working on a desktop PC, many people would prefer not to spend their evenings sitting at their home PC too. A smartphone is the obvious solution, allowing players the opportunity to access all of their favorite casino games while relaxing in any room of the home, whether on bed,...

In the past few years, there’s been an explosion in games that aim to cater towards team-based playing that’s been well-served by the competitive gaming boom. However, such is the nature of gaming, that there will always exist many types of games that are a little easier to organise! Whether it’s the enduring popularity of one-on-one games, or even solitary games of online blackjack, it seems that there’s something for everyone in the 21st century gaming landscape. So here are the best games from each field. The greatest team games  Image...