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As seen in:  Houston Chronicle
Covers:  Video Games, Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft, Gadgets, Technology, Social Media, Console Gaming, Unboxing, Video Game Journalism, Handheld Gaming, Video Game Analytics

Houston Chronicle video game blogger, La Voz columnist. 17-year newspaper veteran. Husband. Daddy. Gamer. #YouTube personality. Alcorn State grad. Entrepreneur

What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a copy editing intern at the Biloxi Sun Herald in Gulfport, Mississippi.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I learned how to type on a blue and black Swintec.

How is social media changing news?

Social media gives journos a powerful tool to share news instantly. It is the fastest way to share breaking news. We have to use it with car.

Gospel of Gaming: “Advanced Warfare” live-action, Skylanders GIVEAWAY

blog.chron.com — It's "Call of Duty." It's live-action. What else do you need to know? Activision wins with intense, live-action trailers for their "Call of Duty" series. This one, for the upcoming "Advanced Warfare," is no different. Are you snagging"Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare?" What version are you getting?

UNBOXING Dragon Age Inquisition PS4, Razer Chroma care package

blog.chron.com — So, this came in the mail today. It's one of the most wanted games this year and it's here 3 weeks early. Here's another shot of "Dragon Age Inquisition" for the Sony PlayStation 4. Which version of "Dragon Age Inquisition" are you buying? Sound off below!

Gospel of Gaming: Advanced Warfare. Destiny. Extra-Life. Skylanders.

blog.chron.com — So, with a few days before "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare" drops into living rooms, dorm rooms, dens, Man Spaces, Man Caves and the like - bedrooms, too), here's something to ponder on - "Advanced Warfare" Season Pass.

A simple solution to GamerGate: R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

blog.chron.com — I started playing video games back in the 1980s. My mom picked up a small console that played just one game - PONG. Fast-forward to 2014 - I play video games. I review video games. I blog about video games for one of the biggest newspapers in the United States, the Houston Chronicle.

UNBOXING “Skylanders: Trap Team” Tablet version and NVidia Shield tablet, Skylanders GIVEAWAY

blog.chron.com — So, this came in the mail. It's the tablet version of "Skylanders: Trap Team" and the uber slick NVidia Shield gaming tablet and an NVidia Shield wireless controller. It was definitely a surprise. Took "Skylanders: Trap Team" for a spin on the Shield and it plays great.

Review: Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS

blog.chron.com — When I first played "Super Smash Bros." on the Nintendo 3DS, after testing out its Wii U counterpart at E3 2014, I was convinced that the frantic action of the series could not be confined to a handheld. The idea of learning a new control scheme and diverting my gaze to my lap was not appealing after playing on the big screen.

Linkpost 10.8.14: The Evil Within Special Edition UNBOXING, FREE Call of Duty

blog.chron.com — Thanks to Bethesda Softworks and Tango Gameworks for an early review copy of the horror video game, "The Evil Within." Yes, I am playing it as I blog about it. You'll have to stay tuned for my impressions/review coming Monday. For the time being, here's the epic unboxing of "The Evil Within."

Review: New Skylanders is fun but pricey

blog.chron.com — Skylanders: Trap Team Developed by: Toys for Bob Published by: Activision Available: NOW Available on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation3, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, tablets Rating: E10 There are a few things to expect whenever you boot up any version of "Skylanders."

Review: Marvel heroes dazzle in Disney Infinity 2.0

blog.chron.com — Review: Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Super Heroes Developed by: Avalance Studios Published by: Disney Interactive Available: NOW Available on: iOS, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One Rating: E10 It must be nice to be Marvel these days.

Ski11z chats with “Skylanders” Lou Studdert about “Trap Team”

blog.chron.com — DALLAS - With the success of the "Skylanders" franchise, Activision didn't have to do much to keep the game series successful. Keep the same formula - adorable characters, great plots - and watch the revenue roll in. However, with "Skylanders: Trap Team," the game designers ("Toys for Bob," Vicarious Visions) decided to add even more features to the game more appealing.
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Oct 30, 2014

Here's what came in the mail today. "Dragon Age Inquisition" 3 weeks before release. pinterest.com/pin/1638185051…

Oct 30, 2014

Gospel of Gaming: “Advanced Warfare” live-action, Skylanders GIVEAWAY wp.me/p3se8r-D6

Oct 30, 2014

UNBOXING Dragon Age Inquisition PS4, Razer Chroma care package wp.me/p3se8r-D2

Oct 29, 2014

RT @llzombieslayall: I liked a @YouTube video from @m4dski11z youtu.be/5pPMQ2gNPEI?a Razer Chroma Kraken, Black Widow, Death Adder UNBOXING! [HD]

Oct 29, 2014

RT @jbell2817: I liked a @YouTube video from @m4dski11z youtu.be/W8TN1YAefrk?a RIP to a cool dude, Minecraft, LEGO lover, Tristan [HD]

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