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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.

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

First-person view: The Guitar Hero Live unveiling

blog.chron.com — NEW YORK - 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?" Maybe a past-generation video game with a fresh coat of wax? I wasn't sure, but I was ready to see what the unveiling was about.

Here’s how “Guitar Hero Live” will change video games

blog.chron.com — NEW YORK CITY - For the casual observer, Activision's revival of the "Guitar Hero" series seems like a great fit for gamers. First, the company brings a storied franchise to modern gaming consoles and mobile devices. The video game also has a familiar approach but adds live-action graphics for a first-person experience.

Don’t call it a comeback: Guitar Hero Live announced

blog.chron.com — NEW YORK CITY - There are few words in the English language that can make music lovers and video gamers equally smile like these two - GUITAR and HERO. Activision decided to bring the franchise back from the dead like Lazarus.

Totally did a stage dive at the Guitar Hero Live announcement in New York City. If you LIKE this video, please SHARE!

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Not a game: Call of Duty gamer Nafagen chats with Ski11z

blog.chron.com — NEW YORK CITY - Recently, the Houston Gamer, M4d Ski11z, got a chance to reach out to Houston-based pro video gamer, Jared Harrell, known as Nagafen, who competed in the "Call of Duty" Championship. As an organization, Revenge is sponsored by multiple companies. With eSports, most organizations have to contact companies to get sponsorship.

THIS WEEKEND: Xenoblades Chronicles 3D, new 3DS XL

blog.chron.com — THIS WEEKEND, I'm shanking fools with the addictive RPG remake, "Xenoblade Chronicles 3D" on the new - read it, NEW - Nintendo 3DS XL. It's been a blast so far - in 3D or just 2D - and plays beautifully.

In the mail: Curse.com gear, My Passport X hard drive

blog.chron.com — This week has been challenging yet rewarding. Monday, WD sent over their My Passport X for review. The portable hard drive is 2 TBs and works with the Microsoft Xbox One. It can also work with PCs as well (I will also be testing it with the Nintendo Wii U and report back).

IN THE MAIL:Dark Souls II PS4, Xenoblade Chronicles 3D, New 3DS

blog.chron.com — Monday, Bandai Namco sent over their soon-to-be released RPG that you DYING to play, "Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin" for review. If you are familiar at all with "Dark Souls," you know the drill. If you are not flawless, except to start over again, and again and again!
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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…

Apr 18, 2015

Here’s how “Guitar Hero Live” will change video games wp.me/p3se8r-FW

Apr 14, 2015

RT @Wario64: GameStop stores are starting to receive GameCube WiiU controller adapters today



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