Emanuel Maiberg

Gaming

A Secret Server for the Dead MMO 'City of Heroes' Has Players in an Uproar

When copyright law prevented the devoted 'City of Heroes' community from playing its favorite game, the community created its own solution, and a lot of drama.
Emanuel Maiberg
4.16.19
Video Games

'Anthem' Is a Hot Mess

Three big reasons why BioWare's online mech shooter still feels like it's fighting the player just days before its February 22 wide release.
Jordan Pearson
Emanuel Maiberg
2.19.19
Gaming

Nintendo Makes It Clear that Piracy Is the Only Way to Preserve Video Game History

By shutting down the Wii Store Channel and not letting users download old games, Nintendo is once again showing that in the modern digital era, you don’t actually own the things you buy.
Karl Bode
Emanuel Maiberg
1.29.19
Gaming

'Metroid Prime 4' Development 'Restarting,' Nintendo Says in Video Apology

Retro Studios, the team behind the previous Metroid Prime games, is now working on the game.
Emanuel Maiberg
1.25.19
government shutdown

We Are Living in the Begging Economy

The government shutdown is highlighting what is already a reality for many of us: Using the internet to beg for money we need to survive.
Emanuel Maiberg
1.16.19
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I Love the Ugly Gamer Laptops of CES

CES 2019 is the Paris Fashion Week for the gamer aesthetic.
Emanuel Maiberg
1.7.19
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'Overwatch' Esports Pro Says 'Probably 20 Players' Use Adderall in the Official League

"imagine if it was illegal to completely use adderall, they'd be so fucked."
Emanuel Maiberg
11.13.18
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YouTuber Suspended for Video of Killing Feminist in 'Red Dead Redemption 2'

What was most disturbing was that it found such a rabid audience, so quickly, and which in no uncertain terms proclaimed its hatred of feminists.
Emanuel Maiberg
11.7.18
Gaming

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Players Are Excited to Attack and Kill Feminists in the Game

Rockstar Games included a historically accurate portrayal of women fighting for their right to vote, and players are making the worst of it.
Emanuel Maiberg
11.5.18
Rockstar

'Red Dead Redemption 2' Is Redefining What's 'Fun' in Video Games

Modern, big budget video games are all about instant gratification. 'Red Dead Redemption 2,' one of the biggest games of the year, is often slow and tedious, but that's the point.
Emanuel Maiberg
10.29.18
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Sony Says 'Spider-Man' Is Not a Murderer

Developer Insomniac has confirmed that Spider-Man doesn't kill bad guys when he kicks them off the roofs of skyscrapers.
Emanuel Maiberg
9.12.18
Tesla

The Joe Rogan Experience Is a Safe Space to Launder Bad Ideas

Elon Musk emerged from a two and a half hour interview with Joe Rogan as an ambitious, fun, weed smoking genius, and wasn't challenged on the various controversies he's embroiled in. That's exactly how Rogan gets big guests.
Emanuel Maiberg
9.7.18
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