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Must-Have Items For Best Gaming Experience

When it’s time to sit back and relax while enjoying your favorite game, it helps to make the experience even better when you have some things with you that take your gaming experience to new heights. Take a look below at some of the items you can get for the best gaming sessions ever. It’s Like Listening To Art When it comes to gaming accessories and hardware, your speakers are extremely important. Maybe you’re not the type who loves headphones, so getting yourself some decent gaming speakers with Dolby and surround sound will make you feel like your room is in the game! Maybe you’re a fan of “Star Wars: The Old Republic” and just want to listen to those beautiful Lightsaber sounds as if the fight is going on right next to you. Nothing beats the thrill of flying in your Starship, jumping into hyperspace, and hearing every single…

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Star Wars Part 2 Attack on Endor Fan Film

Oooh, it’s fan film time again! You know how I love these. This one is a little different because it’s actually from Star Wars: Battlefront and it’s pretty cool how they do their videos. It’s definitely fun and enjoyable, even if you don’t play Battlefront. If you do play, you’re going to recognize some locations and other details and it should be a fun watch for you as well. I’m all about anything Star Wars and anything creative so I have to share this one with you all. They teased us with a trailer and now we have the next installment to enjoy. The latest from xXMINIJARVISXx brings us Part 2 of an epic battle, the Attack on Endor. If you missed the beginning, here’s the trailer: You can see the film yourself right here: So, what do you think? All in all, I think it’s well done. It’s a…

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10 curiosities about Star Wars that will blow your mind

Author: Ines Marinho Star Wars is definitely one of the most popular franchises and it continues to produce blockbuster movies that drag crowds to cinemas. Besides that, is also a matter of discussion within the geek community and a massive appeal for cosplayers. Even in the not so nerdy world of sports, fans have customized helmets for teams from NFL playoff favorites. Anyway, what brings us to this article is the hidden secrets of the franchise. Do you think you know everything about Star Wars?  Luke Sky Walker could have been a girl In January 1975, a guy named George Lucas was working on the second draft of an epic sci-fi opera named “Adventures of the Starkiller: Episode One: The Star Wars”. One of the many problems the screenwriter found during his work was the lack of female characters.  This work of him would eventually become Star Wars: A New…

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Fan Film: Kylo Ren vs Darth Vader – FORCE OF DARKNESS

It’s fan film time again! Woooo! Regular readers know how much I love this. Seriously, I could spend all of a quiet Sunday afternoon just browsing YouTube and checking out these awesome fun videos. This one is perfect for fans of Kylo Ren or Darth Vader. What would happen if you pit those two against one another? Crazy, right? But here we get to see one person’s idea of what that might look like. It’s called Force of Darkness, and the short is just over 10 minutes long. So grab yourself some popcorn or a bag of chips and settle in for a little look-see. Here we have another fan film, this one from SeizeThe Frame When it comes to fan film quality, this one is up there. I can’t imagine what they’d do with a professional budget, but I’m sure it’d be awesome. You can tell a HUGE amount…

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SWTOR: Spoils of War Livestream Recap

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Here is a recap of everything we talked about on the livestream today. We will be posting a robust blog with the same information in the next few days. Keep in mind that all of this is still in development so is subject to change. Here goes! Se “Spoils of War” Community Livestream @ 4:00pm CDT fra SWTOR på www.twitch.tv Communication and Feedback(00:09:10) Our plan for Onslaught communication is to follow this cycle. Deliver information (stream, blogs, etc), gather your feedback, circle back to discuss that feedback with you, move into hands-on on PTS. Itemization is split up into two primary categories, the items themselves, and how you acquire them. We will break those out individually. Items(00:19:55)There are two major types of items we want to talk about (sets and tactical items) and a new bonus stat that those items will receive (Amplifiers). Let’s break each down. Set Bonuses In combination with…

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How Star Wars Has Dominated

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The franchise of Star Wars has been a stable in pop-culture since the 1977 release of Episode IV- A New Hope. However, nobody could foresee just the dominance that it would enjoy around the globe in enticing fans on multiple formats in-game, comic books, television and of course film. Before the release of Episode IX- The Rise of Skywalker later this year the franchise is reportedly worth a staggering $65 billion, and it is the world record holder of the most successful film merchandising franchise. Along with this Star Wars is ranked fifth on the rankings in the highest-grossing media franchises of all-time; sitting behind Pokemon, Hello Kitty, Winnie the Pooh and Mickey Mouse & Friends. But, in what areas has it excelled away from the big screen? Game The franchise has excelled when it has come to video games and online games. The sector of video games was first…

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Star Wars Republic Commando – Basic is Best

Star Wars Republic Commando - Basic is Best

Sometimes you just need to go back to the basics to do a game right. In today’s modern age of video games, we see all the bells and whistles. And sometimes, we want ’em. But other times, all that fancy stuff gets in the way of an otherwise good game. Have you ever wanted to play a game so bad but then you try it and all the shiny stuff they wanted to cram in there took away from the actual gameplay and story? Or maybe you couldn’t even play it on your system because they wanted to go crazy with graphics and other elements? There is something to be said about keeping it simple. Sometimes the most basic game can be the best game. That’s what people are saying about Star Wars Commando right now. Originally released in February of 2005, the first-person shooter came with some setbacks for…

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A new expansion, Onslaught, is coming to Star Wars: The Old Republic

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BioWare Austin held a Community Cantina at Star Wars celebration, were they announced a brand new SWTOR expansion titled Onslaught. Coming September 2019 and free to all subscribers. Star Wars: The Old Republic: Onslaught puts you at the center of the reignited war between the Galactic Republic and the Sith Empire. Will you remain loyal to your faction or work to undermine and sabotage their war efforts? The choice is yours. Explore two new planets, a new Flashpoint on the war-torn world of Corellia, a new Operation set in the lush jungles of Dxun and more! Reap the spoils of war with reworked itemization, an increased level cap, and new abilities. Star Wars: The Old Republic: Onslaught is coming September 2019, free to all subscribers! The War Reignites! War between the Galactic Republic and Sith Empire blazes across the galaxy. Crucial resources dwindle as piracy and crime escalate dramatically. Amid this…

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Star Wars Fan Film “Shrouded Destiny”

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Here’s the start of a very interesting fan film. Shahbaz Sarwar was born and raised in Copenhagen, Denmark and has been working on a film draft for 2 1/2 years. This is a test shot of that script in action. I really don’t want to ruin it by telling you much more about the film/story itself. You just need to watch it. It’s just over 6 minutes, so it’s not going to take up a lot of your time, but I think you’ll be glad you watched. It had me both rolling with laughter and screaming at my screen. It’s good. Very good. I’m going to let you see for yourself, but allow me to tell you a bit about the creator and the project itself. This is what Sarwar has to say about it: “Like many people, “The Force Awakens” really got a lot of people back into Star…

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Is a Mouse Bungee Worth it for Gaming?

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Gamers understand that having the right gaming set up is essential for ensuring comfortable playing for hours at a time. Being able to sit at your computer and move around with ease is critical for avoiding wrist injuries and the frustration of when the cord seems to snag on things it should not snag on. Making sure that you have a mouse bungee is a cheap, easy way to making sure that your gaming set up is perfectly able to keep you feeling comfortable throughout game play. What are Some Problems Gamers without Mouse Bungees Experience? The biggest problem that gamers who lack mouse bungees come across is the snagging of the cord. Despite your best efforts, gravity works to keep the mouse cord falling behind the desk or going to its lowest point. This is where snags are caused, and they are especially frustrating to gamers because the snag…

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