Review: Fashion Forward From a Fashionista, Gaming Noob

When I sat down to play Fashion Forward, I was at a bit of a loss. I don’t understand much about feminine fashion, and I couldn’t tell if the looks I put together were actually cute or just well-drawn. So I asked my good friend Katie Mayo to play the game with me. She’s a “casual gamer” (she plays Scrubby Dubby and Bejeweled Blitz regularly), a fashion buyer, and plans to pursue a degree in fashion. (more…)

Pokémon GO Will Make Geocaching A Thing

The first time I heard about geocaching was when my middle school crush’s father went on what I thought was a treasure hunt. He explained to me, while I sweated over sitting so close to my beloved in the back of a Toyota, that it was so much more than treasure hunting. It was building a community of like-minded modern adventurers who would not be content to sit at home and waste away in front of their televisions. I listened as the apple of my eye captured another useless Magikarp in my Pokémon game. Now, years later, these two worlds have collided again in the upcoming game from The Pokémon Company and Niantic, Inc. called Pokémon GO. (more…)