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gamers buck old sterotypes
2014-06-07 05:50:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In the 80s or 90s, the term “gamer” might have conjured up images of potato chip-munching loners who spent their summer days wearing sweatpants and sitting in their parents’ basement – but a new study from the live-streaming platform Twitch has found today’s gamer doesn’t fit that stereotype. According to the survey-based study, today’s gamers – defined as someone who has played a digital game in the past 60 days –...

2014-06-03 08:29:24

Gamers Also Expect to Spend $400 or More on Games in the Next 12 Months; Most Anticipated Titles Include Watch Dogs, Dragon Age: Inquisition, and Wolfenstein: The New Order MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raptr, the fastest-growing online service for PC gamers, today announced the results of a survey involving more than 5,000 of its members, which found that the majority of gamers who play on both PC and console expect to spend more time but slightly less money on their...

2014-05-08 23:08:21

The latest KZero Worldswide market report has sized the market for Consumer Virtual Reality. This market is forecasted to be worth $5.2bn by 2018. (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Consumer Virtual Reality market worth $5.2bn by 2018. That’s one of the headline findings from the latest KZero market sizing report on the Consumer Virtual Reality market. As part of this report – Consumer Virtual Reality, State of the Market, both hardware and software forecasted sales from 2014 to 2018 have been...

2014-04-24 08:30:09

New Study Finds More Than 50 Percent of American Homes Own a Game Console WASHINGTON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A majority of parents say playing video games benefits their children, according to new research released today by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). The report, 2014 Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Game Industry, reveals that 56 percent of parents say video games are a positive part of their child's life. Other key findings include that 68...

Gaming Augments Players’ Social Lives
2014-03-28 18:17:30

North Carolina State University New research finds that online social behavior isn’t replacing offline social behavior in the gaming community. Instead, online gaming is expanding players’ social lives. The study was done by researchers at North Carolina State University, York University and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. “Gamers aren’t the antisocial basement-dwellers we see in pop culture stereotypes, they’re highly social people,” says Dr. Nick...

2014-03-16 23:01:28

DressUpGamesX.com, one of the best gaming websites on the internet, now offers an extensive range of complimentary dress-up games online for engaging the fashion-savvy gamers, and allows them to express their creativity in a seamless way. (PRWEB) March 16, 2014 DressUpGamesX.com is one of the leading gaming websites on the internet with a great reputation amongst the online gamers. The website now brings a host of free dress-up games online to the fashion-savvy gamers. Check out the whole...

2014-02-17 23:22:32

A large number of online gamers is now visiting the popular site of MMOXE.CO.UK to buy Diablo 3 Gold, The Elder Scrolls Online Gold and other gaming stuffs at competitive prices. London, UK (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 The online gaming store of MMOXE.CO.UK reports a significant surge in their customer base, and they reveal that this is due to the competitive pricing structure they maintain for all types of gaming stuffs. Online gamers can Buy Diablo 3 Gold at the best prices and can expect...

2014-01-30 23:01:38

IGXE is the one-stop shop for the gaming needs of online gamers, who want to buy CD keys, gaming currencies, product keys and more. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 IGXE.com, a very popular website for internet gaming exchange that offers gaming currencies, product leveling and other gaming related items, now offers an enticing deal on FIFA coins. IGXE.com is one of the leading internet game exchange websites reputed for being the most successful global internet game trader. The website is now...

2014-01-14 23:29:35

Sara Underwood and Candace Bailey Reward Gamers With Cash, Prizes and Recognition for Having the Highest Score for Their Favorite Video Games Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 January 1, 2014, marked the launch of TopLoaded.com, the first-of-its kind gaming website that combines every gamers fantasies into one — cash, glory and beautiful gamer models. In fact, the site’s official spokes models, Candace Bailey and Sara Underwood, are wildly popular among the gaming community for...

2014-01-07 23:01:02

IGXE is a popular virtual store for video game services and products. The company offers different products for all popular video games with the help of which, gamers advance through different difficult stages of various games. (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 IGXE, the leading gaming service and products provider, now offers 20% discount on SWTOR credits for the fans of the popular SWTOR video game. The online players can buy SWTOR gold from IGXE and give their characters more skills, armors and...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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