Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 trouble in zombopolis: part one

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Review

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The Plants vs. Zombies franchise has exponentially expanded its audience and game types over the years. In 2014, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare ushered in an entirely new and refreshing take on the quirky universe. Now Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 has done everything a sequel should do. It stays true to its gameplay while adding in enough new content to make the game feel like the next step up. Read More

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New Research Says Video Gaming Kids Are More Social and Smarter

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Conventional wisdom may still say video games are a bad thing, but the evidence is slowly piling up: moderate video gaming is associated with emotional and intellectual intelligence. A new study in Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology says video game use is associated with better academic functioning and sociability in grade-schoolers. Lee Banville, in an article in Games and Learning, interpreted the study for us non-medical types. Read More

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Pokemon Sliding into Splatoon

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Splatfests are one of the great things about Splatoon. These themed events offer a cool way to play the game with lots of other people rather than the basic multiplayer. According the Splatoon tumblr, the next Splatfest will be featuring Pokemon as a way to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Pokemon Red and Pokemon Blue. And, you guessed it, those will be two teams you have to choose from in the event. Read More