During New York Comic Con 2016, I had the privilege of speaking to Larry Hama, the writer for the Call of Duty: Black Ops III prequel comics from Dark Horse Comics. As a veteran of comics, most notably with the G.I. Joe and Spider-Man franchises, Hama is all too familiar with the excitement and lifeblood of these conventions. Below is our interview with Larry Hama, discussing the Call of Duty franchise, gaming experience and potential for virtual reality:
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Having never played any numbered Final Fantasy game in over 15 years (yes I’m old), I was curious by the new world created with Final Fantasy XV. The delays, hyper negative pre-critiques, and overall sourness towards this game never bothered me. Sure, it looked cool and promised an incredible experience, but would that be enough to hook me and others towards its release? Sadly, this demo did not leave me with that feeling.
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After scoping out the hordes of cases filled with high-end collectibles, TriForce’s displays and items immediately shined through. Like last year’s display, famous characters from a multitude of games, spanning genre, platform, and style. Below are nine collectibles that will entice any gamer.
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Peanut butter and jelly. Nachos and cheese. Bert and Ernie. Pairs that, though the single items may be great, become infinitely more amazing once they are combined. Now imagine this: the LEGO franchise and all things Marvel. The incredible combination is LEGO Marvel’s Avengers. I’m here to tell you that, yes, it is as amazing as it sounds! Continue reading NYCC 2015: Hands-On Impressions of LEGO Marvel’s Avengers
As my first New York Comic Con Panel ever, it was quite fitting that it would blend my two passions together: gaming and education. “Gamers and Education” offered various perspectives and realities about how technology, and more importantly, gaming have and will impact the educational experience for students. Below are some of the items discussed and even some applications that I see in my school now.
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Bandai Namco announced the lineup of games they’ll be bringing to New York Comic-Con 2014.
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