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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. 18-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.

THIS WEEKEND: What I’m playing - Xenoblade Chronicles X, Fallout 4

blog.chron.com — Good morning! This weekend, I'll fire up my Nintendo Wii U to play "Xenoblade Chronicles X" on the Wii U. No doubt, I'm excited about playing "Xenoblade" again, especially after playing "Xenoblade Chronicles" on the Nintenod Wii and the new Nintendo 3DS.


What are YOU playing this weekend?

blog.chron.com — THIS WEEKEND, I have so much on my plate. First, I'm finishing up my piece about "Skylanders SuperChargers" and my trip to a special event earlier this week in Dallas. Stay tuned for the play-by-play. Also, I'll be playing some "Destiny: The Taken King," (PS4) as well as "Skylanders SuperChargers."

Review: Forza Motorsport 6 races past competition

blog.chron.com — Forza Motorsport 6 Designed by Turn 10 Studios Published by Microsoft Xbox One exclusive Price: $59.99 (Standard edition) Rated E DALLALS - You'd think speeding around a video game track, in a digital prototype that costs as much as an older house in Cinco Ranch, should be fun but not really exciting.

UNBOXING Disney Infinity 3.0 Starter Pack, Launch characters! [HD]

Aug 31, 2015

UNBOXING Disney Infinity 3.0 Starter Pack, Launch characters! [HD] pinterest.com/pin/1638185051…

What to get Dad for Father’s Day

blog.chron.com — Father's Day is here, but you didn't buy dad a gift. No worries. I'm a dad and honestly, I never expect gifts. However, good thing is, unlike Mother's Day, where not giving your mum a gift should get you 40 lashes, giving your dad a gift the day of or after isn't a bad thing.

Review: Curse Voice bridges communication gap

blog.chron.com — Curse Voice Available: NOW for PC/Mac, Mobile devices soon Cost: FREE Available at: curse.com CURSE.COM's Curse Voice software doesn't reinvent the wheel. The app won't pay your taxes, but it can cut down on running multiple programs. And it's free. Created in-house by the fine people at Curse, the Curse Voice app is a pretty nifty chat program on steroids.

If Mom’s a gamer or techie, consider these Mother’s Day gifts

blog.chron.com — Things have changed for mothers this year. First, I'm showing all moms love, especially my mother, Rosan Belinda Stokes Jefferson. This year, your boy Houston Gamer, wants to remember the special ladies who are often unsung heroes, who sacrifice so much for their children.
May 09, 2015

On @houstongamer - If your mom is a gamer or a techie, check out these Mother's Day gifts! #houstongamer lnkd.in/eX6QujA

May 09, 2015

If Mom’s a gamer or techie, consider these Mother’s Day gifts wp.me/p3se8r-Gu

Review: Xenoblade Chronicles 3D at home on smaller screen

blog.chron.com — Xenoblade Chronicles 3D Developed by: Monolith Soft Published by: Nintendo Available: NOW Price: $39.99 Rating: T Available on: New Nintendo 3DS XL only The good thing about "Xenoblade Chronicles 3D" is more gamers can experience one of the finest action RPGs in the Nintendo Wii's history. The bad news?
May 07, 2015

Review: Xenoblade Chronicles 3D at home on smaller screen wp.me/p3se8r-FQ

First-person view: The Guitar Hero Live unveiling

pinterest.com — WHEN I GOT an email from Activision about a video game announcement, my head started spinning. Was it a new "Call of Duty" game? Was it the new "Skylanders?" Ma
Apr 28, 2015

Houston Gamer got a chance to play "Guitar Hero Live" at the game's unveiling at the Best Buy Theate pinterest.com/pin/1638185051…

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Nov 26, 2015

Xbox One Gears of War 1TB Holiday Bundle UNBOXING! [HD]: youtu.be/m6hQv9gwGzE?a via @YouTube

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