Stories By: Noel Diem


Noel Diem

Noel passion is to write about geek culture.

New Ken Dolls: What We've Been Waiting For

New Ken Dolls: What We've Been Waiting For

As a child, playing with Ken dolls was a daily occurrence, but there was always a problem. While there were plenty of different...

Jun 21 2017, 12:05pm CDT

Virtual Reality Coming to Macs (FINALLY)

Virtual Reality Coming to Macs (FINALLY)

Apple recently announced that they will have MacOS support for StreamVR and external GPU enclosure support. This means that App...

Jun 6 2017, 12:24pm CDT

Toys of the Summer: Get Ahead of the Wave

Toys of the Summer: Get Ahead of the Wave

When it comes to having fun in the summer, there are so many ways your children can make memories. Still, it is always easier w...

Jun 6 2017, 9:40am CDT

What are the Best Fidget Spinner Tricks?

What are the Best Fidget Spinner Tricks?

Everywhere you go, from craft stores and flea markets to the grocery store and gas stations, fidget spinners are all over the p...

Jun 1 2017, 3:34pm CDT

Is The New Pokemon Mobile Game a Disappointment?

Is The New Pokemon Mobile Game a Disappointment?

If one thing has become clear over the last few years, it is that Nintendo has a pure money maker in Pokemon. When they use the...

Jun 1 2017, 10:46am CDT

The Biggest Trend in Porn? Fidget Spinners

The Biggest Trend in Porn? Fidget Spinners

Think kids are the only ones that can have fun with a fidget spinner? Wrong!The latest use for a fidget spinner might surprise...

May 26 2017, 2:56pm CDT

Samsung To Fix Switch Connectivity Problem

Samsung To Fix Switch Connectivity Problem

Samsung has finally come out and addressed the odd issue that many Nintendo Switch users have complained about since the consol...

May 26 2017, 12:49pm CDT

Toys 'R Us Continues Partnership with American Girl

Toys 'R Us Continues Partnership with American Girl

Over the last few years, American Girl has carefully cultivated a relationship with Toys 'R Us, bringing their dolls into the h...

May 25 2017, 6:52pm CDT

Here's What We Learned About Nintendo ARMS

Here's What We Learned About Nintendo ARMS

Yesterday, Nintendo held a Nintendo Direct video presentation that broke down the upcoming ARMS game that is coming to Nintendo...

May 18 2017, 4:54am CDT

Sega to Return to Power Player Status

Sega to Return to Power Player Status

Out of all the big gaming names you have heard in the last few years, Sega probably wasn't one of them. It has been a relativel...

May 15 2017, 2:29pm CDT

Gilmore Girls May Get the Lego Treatment

Gilmore Girls May Get the Lego Treatment

Lorelei, Rory, Luke, Jess, Lane, and Kirk all come to life in this LEGO platform suggested idea. The LEGO idea puts them in Luk...

May 15 2017, 8:55am CDT

New Sonic Mania Trailer Reintroduces Knuckles

New Sonic Mania Trailer Reintroduces Knuckles

If you played video games in the 90s, chances are that you remember Sonic the Hedgehog in all of its former glory. Sure, there...

May 15 2017, 8:23am CDT

Halo 6 Won't Show at E3 2017 - But What Will?

Halo 6 Won't Show at E3 2017 - But What Will?

We have already learned that Halo 6 is going to be coming to Windows 10, but we haven't really heard anything else about the ne...

May 13 2017, 4:51pm CDT

Legends of Zelda Amiibos - What They Are and How To Use Them

Legends of Zelda Amiibos - What They Are and How To Use Them

The easiest way to get ahead and start making waves in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is amiibo. These are highly succ...

May 8 2017, 5:57pm CDT

Forgotten and Falling - What Can Pokemon Go Do?

Forgotten and Falling - What Can Pokemon Go Do?

The makers of Pokemon Go, Niantic, have seen that their app is starting to get covered up by the onslaught of new publicity for...

May 5 2017, 8:59am CDT

Nintendo Switch Accessories Guide

Nintendo Switch Accessories: A Guide to the Best and The Worst

If you’ve been able to get your hands on a Nintendo Switch console, you have to make decisions about which games will work best...

May 4 2017, 9:42am CDT

Nintendo Using Private Planes to Ship Switch

Nintendo Using Private Planes to Ship Switch

We all know that there have been some major problems with getting the Nintendo Switch stock out and about to everyone who needs...

May 1 2017, 1:52pm CDT

Teacher: Fidget Spinners Have Caused Student Scores to Drop 20% in a Week

Teacher: Fidget Spinners Have Caused Student Scores to Drop 20% in a Week

Over lunch the other day, I asked my friend about fidget spinners and fidget toys, the latest “must have” toy for children. She...

May 1 2017, 1:30pm CDT

How to Choose the Best Fidget Spinner

How to Choose the Best Fidget Spinner

More and more people are starting to recognize the importance and prevalence of fidget toys and fidget spinners in classro...

Apr 28 2017, 6:08am CDT

Fidget Spinner: How They Work, Why They Work, and Which Ones Are Best

Fidget Spinner: How They Work, Why They Work, and Which Ones Are Best

They've been popping up almost everywhere lately: on Facebook, on Instagram, in BuzzFeed articles, and even in classrooms. Fidg...

Apr 27 2017, 1:18am CDT

Smell-o-Vision? New Video Game Allows You to Smell Pantyhose

Smell-o-Vision? New Video Game Allows You to Smell Pantyhose

Virtual reality games have really changed the way we look at and play video games. As soon as it came to life, PlayStation VR's...

Apr 25 2017, 9:29am CDT

Rainway App to Allow Games to Stream to Nintendo Switch, Others

Rainway App to Allow Games to Stream to Nintendo Switch, Others

While (once again) it won't be a good idea to use emulators to play Nintendo Switch games, the upcoming "Rainway" app will allo...

Apr 24 2017, 9:33am CDT

Is Nintendo Moving On To Board Games?

Is Nintendo Moving On To Board Games?

Most people think of Nintendo as a company that focuses on making some of the best video games across the board - their style r...

Apr 20 2017, 4:11pm CDT

Project Scorpio: What We Know and What Remains a Mystery

Project Scorpio: The Mystery of What is to Come

There have been so many rumors flying around about Project Scorpio, the newest game console from Microsoft, that it has been di...

Apr 20 2017, 3:29pm CDT

There is No Nintendo Switch Emulator Available

There is No Nintendo Switch Emulator Available

People are still having a lot of problems getting their hands on a Nintendo Switch gaming system, and it still looks like there...

Apr 20 2017, 2:37pm CDT

Nintendo Switch to Get Full Arcade of Classics

Nintendo Switch to Get Full Arcade of Classics

Namco is going to bring back a large collection of its 80s arcade favorites back on the Nintendo Switch this year. They will be...

Apr 19 2017, 2:27pm CDT

What the New Switch Update Did

What the New Switch Update Did

Last night, a new system update became available for the Nintendo Switch. While some people didn't notice anything wrong w...

Apr 18 2017, 6:57pm CDT

Nintendo Switch Accessories Guide

Nintendo Switch Accessories Guide: Which Ones Are Worth It?

If you’ve been able to get your hands on a Nintendo Switch console, you have to make decisions about which games will work best...

Apr 18 2017, 6:02pm CDT

Why You Shouldn't Worry about Nintendo's Online Costs

Why You Shouldn't Worry about Nintendo's Online Costs

Before the release of the Nintendo Switch, all of Nintendo's online services were free. Now it will cost somewhere between $17...

Apr 12 2017, 9:43am CDT

Could the Nintendo Switch be Too Weak for Many Popular Games?

Could the Nintendo Switch be Too Weak for Many Popular Games?

For over a year, fans of the Nintendo Switch have been wondering what would happen in terms of third-party support for the cons...

Apr 12 2017, 8:58am CDT

Adults Fueling Toy Market More Than Children

Adults Fueling Toy Market More Than Children

According to the latest market research, the £300 million ‘kidult’ toy market is the fastest growing market overall. In 2016, o...

Apr 11 2017, 3:03pm CDT

Nintendo Switch To be Great for Final Fantasy

Nintendo Switch To be Great for Final Fantasy

Final Fantasy best played on the Nintendo Switch?...

Apr 11 2017, 12:48pm CDT

IGN to Livestream E3 on Twitter

IGN to Livestream E3 on Twitter

IGN Entertainment has teamed up with Twitter to bring the 2017 E3 events to the masses. They will livestream the event, sh...

Apr 11 2017, 9:20am CDT

Two New Nintendo Switch Games Set for Release This Week

Two New Nintendo Switch Games Set for Release This Week

There are two new games coming out this week on the digital eShop for Nintendo Switch users.The first game comes out on Ap...

Apr 10 2017, 9:43am CDT

The Neon Cart Will Get Your Kids Active

The Neon Cart Will Get Your Kids Active

The newest toy is bright, active, and ready to go after being one of the most talked about shows at the New York Toy Fair. Yvol...

Apr 7 2017, 12:34pm CDT

A Call of Duty Mobile Game is Coming

A Call of Duty Mobile Game is Coming

The developer King, who has made mobile game hits like Bubble Witch Saga and Candy Crush Saga are working on a new game based o...

Apr 7 2017, 11:07am CDT

Major University Offering Video Gaming Scholarship

Major University Offering Video Gaming Scholarship

The hope is to work up to a team of 35 gamers with full scholarships....

Apr 7 2017, 10:09am CDT

The Toy of the Summer: Splashlings (Again)

The Toy of the Summer: Splashlings (Again)

The toy of the summer for younger children has likely already been found in the UK: Splashlings. What has been described as an...

Apr 6 2017, 6:31pm CDT

Project Scorpio: What We Know and What Remains a Mystery

Project Scorpio: What We Know and What Remains a Mystery

There have been so many rumors flying around about Project Scorpio, the newest game console from Microsoft, that it has been di...

Apr 6 2017, 5:31pm CDT

What to Expect from E3 2017

E3 2017 Details, Dates, and Developments

A rundown of the games, speakers, and presentations at this year's E3....

Apr 6 2017, 7:07am CDT