Kelly Knox

kelly knox

Kelly Knox is a freelance writer in the Seattle area. She's also a content editor for GeekMom.com, and can often be found covered in paint and glue making crafts for her blog thestartbutton.net. Before becoming a stay-at-home parent, Kelly worked as the community manager on the MMORPG Star Wars Galaxies.

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King’s Quest Chapter 2: Rubble Without a Cause Review

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Platforms: PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
We played on: PlayStation 4

After what felt like a terribly long wait, the next chapter in the new King’s Quest series arrived in December. I played through the first chapter with my 6-year-old, and together we laughed at wonderfully terrible puns, grinned at Graham’s exuberance when his imagination ran away with him, and worked together to solve puzzles. We were more than excited to get our hands on the next chapter, but we were surprised at what Rubble Without a Cause had in store.

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Leonardo’s Cat Review: There’s More Than One Way to Launch a Cat

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The newest app from StoryToys, Leonardo’s Cat, had to advertise just one thing to get me to buy it immediately: narration by Patrick Stewart. It turns out that in addition to the magnificent voiceover work you’d expect from Stewart, the game itself is an enchanting app for both parents and kids.

Your job in Leonardo’s Cat is to get the title feline, Scungilli, from point A to point B in order to fetch all of the pieces of Leonardo’s missing invention. Read More

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Nintendo Airstream Rolls Through Town

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This year the Nintendo Airstream was back on the road to showcase some of the year’s best titles for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. Although it looks small on the outside, you’d be surprised at how many Nintendo goodies can be packed inside. The Airstream was decked out in holiday cheer (and fantastic Super Mario Bros. throw pillows that I briefly wondered if I could fit into my purse) to highlight great gift ideas for gamers.

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