Pixel Empire Screwed Up

Today I read about the video game website Pixel Empire and how people were calling them out for stealing review from other people’s content. The site did not handle the situation at all when they put out a lousy statement posted with a picture of a crying baby.

As a person who has written for many different outlets, Pixel Empire’s attitude when they were exposed was sickening. You can’t just tell people to “work harder” to get noticed while you are building an online presence with stolen content. Without that content, your website is nothing. If I were to stole a car from dealership and get caught, I can’t just say “Oh, think of this as free advertisement.”

Hopefully PE learns from their errors and works on making content by writing their own reviews, or hiring someone write them for you.

The Nintendo Switch and Esports Potential of Pokémon, Splatoon, and Super Smash Bros.

The latest episodes from my pals from The SwitchCast that talks about the potential of Splatoon, Pokémon, and Super Smash Bros. Splatoon was featured in the Switch reveal but Pokémon and Smash have yet to be announced.

While this episode covers the bases, there were a few things that I wanted to add. Continue reading

Triforce Documentary: Full Movie (And I’m in it!)

So this week Great Big Story/CNN released the full version of their movie “TriForce: The Path to Gaming Glory”, which focuses on my friend Triforce from Empire Arcadia (the team I’m a part of), showing his struggles managing team full of world champion video game players.

And the best part: I make an appearance in this film!

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But seriously, I am glad to see Great Big Story cover my friend’s life story. I hope for nothing but the best for this guy.