Updated: December 15, 2014 8:04:49 PM MST
 
 
 
 
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Rocky Mountain Gamer: 'Assassin's Creed' fans will get their fill

12/11/2014 05:21 PM MST
Despite minor flaws, "Unity" and "Rogue" take series to next level. 
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WWE superstars discuss the leap to next-gen gaming
12/02/2014 11:45 PM MST - After sitting out last year, 2K has entered the next-generation gaming ring with "WWE 2K15" for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Full Story

Game voice actor Troy Baker talks 'Call of Duty' and 'Far Cry 4'
12/02/2014 11:43 PM MST - Veteran video game actor Troy Baker is starring in most of the biggest blockbusters on store shelves this Christmas, including Warner Bros. Full Story

Rocky Mountain Gamer: 'Super Smash Bros.' gives Wii U a fighting chance
11/28/2014 01:50 PM MST - After two years, Nintendo's Wii U finally has its "killer app." The console has struggled to find its audience, despite a few excellent games such as "Super Mario 3D World" and "Mario Kart 8." It's clear Mario needed some support in bolstering Wii U, so he called in all of his friends from the Nintendo universe and beyond for a new "Super Smash Bros." tournament. Full Story

Nixon column: Weird done right with these indie video games
12/01/2014 06:57 PM MST - One of the best things about the recent surge in indie game development over the last few years is the opening it has provided for some really goddamned weird ideas to flourish. Full Story

Holidays: Tech gifts on a budget
11/25/2014 03:16 PM MST - This no-pretense holiday tech guide does not discriminate against modestly sophisticated technology. Spending limit is $100, but watch for the tightwad specials. Full Story

Rocky Mountain Gamer: Holy cow! 'Batman 3' is one of LEGO's best
11/20/2014 09:37 AM MST - In honor of the Dark Knight's 75th anniversary, "LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham" overflows with variety, unlockable characters and even a fun story. Full Story

Nixon column: 'Warlords of Draenor' launched some nerdrage
12/01/2014 06:58 PM MST - Well, it happened, just like my better judgement told me it would. I chose to reactivate my "World of Warcraft" account right before the launch of the newest expansion, "Warlords of Draenor," was released Thursday, and I'm hopelessly addicted. Full Story

Rocky Mountain Gamer: 'Halo,' 'Call of Duty' fans have reason to rejoice
11/14/2014 10:21 AM MST - I have heard the phrase "a love letter to fans" a lot. Usually it refers to some sort of marketing ploy to make collectors buy a new version of something old. "Halo: The Master Chief Collection" clearly shows what a love letter to fans should look like. Full Story

Video games: The digital playground
11/11/2014 05:10 PM MST - At the beginning of "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare," the recently released installment in Activision's blockbuster military shooter franchise, the player is dumped from the sky in a drop pod onto an urban battlefield, smashing into skyscrapers and landing in a futuristic, war-torn rendition of a city that's rarely depicted in video games: Seoul, South Korea. Full Story

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College basketballCU men's basketball: Buffs look to crank up offense

Stronger defense may pave way for faster pace
During a loss to Colorado State on Dec. 10, there were numerous times when the Colorado men's basketball team would grab the ball, turn to run and come to a screeching halt when looking down the court at a wall of Rams. Full Story
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College basketballCU men's basketball: Buffs look to crank up offense

Stronger defense may pave way for faster pace
During a loss to Colorado State on Dec. 10, there were numerous times when the Colorado men's basketball team would grab the ball, turn to run and come to a screeching halt when looking down the court at a wall of Rams. Full Story
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Second Story Garage: Judah & the Lion

The members of Judah & the Lion have very different backgrounds, and maybe that's why their music has such broad appeal. Frontman Judah Akers is the Tennessee-raised southerner. Brian Brian Macdonald on mandolin is the city-savvy Chicagoan. And Nate Zuercher on banjo is the bearded Coloradan. Were it not for music, they might not have connected, but through their music they're connecting with audiences well beyond their Nashville base. Full Story