Updated: March 26, 2015 8:49:48 AM MDT
 
 
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    Rocky Mountain Gamer: 'Mario Party 10' is basically more of same

    03/18/2015 05:22 PM MDT
    There isn't enough new in "Mario Party 10" to call it a revolutionary installment. What makes the game enjoyable is the premise that has served the series for so many years: Get together with your friends and family, play a bunch of mini-games and have a laugh. That, after all, is what "Mario Party" is all about. 
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    Rocky Mountain Gamer: 'Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate ' makes strides
    03/12/2015 11:36 AM MDT - The complexity of the "Monster Hunter" series has been one reason it has lagged in popularity in the U.S. But the latest version of the game is more accessible.  Full Story

    Rocky Mountain Gamer: Crowdfunding has become a game in itself
    03/05/2015 07:45 PM MST - Telling the difference between the good bets that eventually will produce a great game, and the duds that will never see the light of day, is more difficult than one would think. Full Story

    Rocky Mountain Gamer: Try to 'Evolve' your hunting skills
    02/26/2015 08:15 AM MST - Slick, polished and beautiful, "Evolve" takes a simple design and runs with it, making for a fun and addictive game. It's unlikely to show up on many "Best of 2015" lists, but it's a rip-roaring way to spend some time. Full Story

    Love and smartphones
    02/17/2015 09:21 PM MST - When you gaze into your partner's eyes, will they be lit by the warm glow of a candle or the artificial light of a smartphone screen? Full Story

    Video games get love
    02/17/2015 09:20 PM MST - The museum that houses the National Toy Hall of Fame announced Tuesday the creation of the World Video Game Hall of Fame to recognize the impact games like "Pong" and "Grand Theft Auto" have on culture and society. Full Story

    Words From a Nerd: Too good to be true
    02/17/2015 09:17 PM MST - Game development is an industry built on big promises, and there are few people who have promised more than Peter Molyneux. Full Story

    Rocky Mountain Gamer: 'Dying Light' infuses life into zombie hunting
    02/12/2015 05:23 PM MST - The designers of the "Dead Island" series give us a game where the action is fast-paced and usually quite satisfying.  Full Story

    Words From a Nerd: Deal from Death
    02/10/2015 09:03 PM MST - Scott McCloud is probably the biggest name in comics not known for actually making comics. Though he has produced some critically acclaimed works in the medium, it's his work as a theorist and scholar of comics that has kept his name tied into discussions with the likes of Alan Moore and Will Eisner. Full Story

    Rocky Mountain Gamer: New Nintendo 3DS-XL is an evolutionary handheld
    02/04/2015 09:50 AM MST - Don't let the lack of a creative name fool you (though why they didn't call it the "3DS Advance" is a mystery) — this isn't just a minor upgrade, it's an innovative handheld with enough bells and whistles to be well worth the investment. Full Story

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    Women's basketballCU women's basketball: Linda Lappe sees light at the end of the tunnel

    Buffs coach feels she has good reason to be excited for 2015-16
    Only 15 months ago, the Colorado women's basketball team was ranked No. 11 in the nation a month into the 2013-14 season, coming off an NCAA tournament appearance the previous year. Full Story
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    Women's basketballCU women's basketball: Linda Lappe sees light at the end of the tunnel

    Buffs coach feels she has good reason to be excited for 2015-16
    Only 15 months ago, the Colorado women's basketball team was ranked No. 11 in the nation a month into the 2013-14 season, coming off an NCAA tournament appearance the previous year. Full Story
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    Second Story Garage: Aspen Hourglass

    Most people don't play guitar like Grayson Erhard does. That's because most people can't play guitar like he does. The guitarist for Fort Collins' Aspen Hourglass often uses a difficult two-hands-on-the-fretboard technique that Eddie Van Halen first popularized but which players such as Erhard have developed beyond pop-rock vulgarity.  Full Story