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Gaming With the Moms #66: Olympics Addiction

Stephen is in full-on Olympics addiction withdrawal this week on our family gaming podcast. Nicole Tanner and Linda Breneman (two moms) talk with dad Stephen Duetzmann about the Olympics, Pokémon...Read More

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Gaming With the Moms #65: Kangaroo Ninjas

This week on our family gaming podcast, Nicole Tanner,  a mom, and Stephen Duetzmann, a dad, talk about video game news, kids, and what they’re playing. This week they get into Hearthstone, No...Read More

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How No Man’s Sky Could Help Reignite Our Relationship with Space Exploration

Have you ever dreamt of taking control of an X-Wing and blasting off into the deep reaches of our ever expanding galaxy? You’ll finally have that chance now that No...Read More

Overwatch olympics

Gaming With the Moms #64: Git Gud

Every week on our family gaming podcast, moms Nicole Tanner and Linda Breneman, along with Stephen Duetzmann, a dad, talk about video game news, kids, and what we’re playing. This week we...Read More

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How Pokémon Sun and Moon Can Reinvent the Franchise

Pokémon games have been around for more than 20 years, but they hasn’t changed a lot. We still only have one save file, one evil organization set on taking over...Read More

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Tech-Less Mom: Darth Vader Isn’t Pleased with My Progress in Star Wars Battlefront

A few weeks ago, I casually said to my kids, “Hey guys, want to know what game I’m reviewing for Pixelkin this month?” “What is it?” they asked. “Star Wars–”...Read More

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Gaming With the Moms #63: She Can Punch a Tank Into Space!

Every week on our family gaming podcast, moms Nicole Tanner and Linda Breneman, along with Stephen Duetzmann, a dad, talk about video game news, kids, and what we’re playing . This week...Read More

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Learning the Importance of Losing

“I already know how to lose! I need you to teach me to win!” my older brother exclaimed after losing a game of chess to my father for what seemed...Read More