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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.

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.

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?

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.
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