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High Score S1E5 Fight!
Cheryl Gress
Gaming
Thank you Netflix for supplying us with complimentary access to review this series! Street Fighter was originally released in 1987 and the game was revolutionary in allowing two players to battle each other in real time. Other than that aspect, the game was pretty bare bones with only two playable characters. The sequel, which was released in 1991,
High Score S1E4: This Is War
Cheryl Gress
Gaming
Thank you Netflix for supplying us with complimentary access to review this series! In 2015 I read, enjoyed, and reviewed the book Console Wars by Blake J. Harris. This book talks about how Sega recruited Tom Kalinske to become the CEO of Sega of America. At the time, Sega had superior hardware, but Nintendo had the majority of the market share. Th
Best video games to play with friends
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Gaming
With so many games available online, it is so good to spend a nice evening in a company of your friends having fun and playing together. Today not only teenagers but also many adults spend lots of time at their PCs playing video games. It has become a part of our daily routine because games help us to relax and have a good time with our friends and
High Score S1E3 Role Players
Cheryl Gress
Gaming
Thank you Netflix for supplying us with complimentary access to review this series! Computer gaming began in the 70s with text-based role-playing games. There were no visuals and the user had to type in simple responses to play those games. Roberta Williams is interviewed in this episode and she was hooked on a text-based game called Colossal Cave
High Score S1E2 Comeback Kid
Cheryl Gress
Gaming
Thank you Netflix for supplying us with complimentary access to review this series! The main focus of the second episode is Nintendo. The company was founded in 1889 and their focus back then was playing cards. 1985’s launch of the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) revitalized the video game market. Before sites like YouTube and GameFAQs, people
Three classic games that the whole family can play online
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Gaming
In years gone by, playing games together was a common way for families to bond. Most of us have fond memories of three or even four generations sitting around the table and playing the classic board games. These days, gaming has a different meaning and most associate it with the solitary pursuits of teenagers in a virtual world of combat and surviv
High Score S1E1 Boom & Bust
Cheryl Gress
Gaming
Thank you Netflix for supplying us with complimentary access to review this series! High Score is a new video game documentary series offered exclusively on Netflix. The first episode titled Boom & Bust opens with Howard Scott Warshaw who created E.T. for Atari in five weeks. That game is known as one of the worst in history and 728,000 copies
Pretending I’m A Superman – The Tony Hawk Video Game Story
Cheryl Gress
Movies
Thank you Wood Entertainment for sending us a screener to review! Skateboarding has been around since the 1950s and its popularity has had its ups and downs. Skate parks would come and go and when they disappeared, underground and street skating took off. Pretending I’m A Superman – The Tony Hawk Video Game Story features many professional skaters
Citysports Massage Gun
Cheryl Gress
Hardware
Thank you Citysports for sending us this massage gun to review! After looking at the Amazon store page for this deep tissue massage gun, I wasn’t sure if I would be qualified to use it. The people in the pictures have chiseled muscles and six-packs that I’ll never achieve in this lifetime. I’m happy to wait for my glorified non-photoshopped body. T
Muhoop Electronic Bug Zapper
Cheryl Gress
Uncategorized
Thank you Muhoop for sending us this bug zapper to review! Though I can’t find any Biblical evidence, I believe that fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and other blood sucking creatures are part of mankind’s curse in Genesis 3. I have yet to find someone who appreciates mosquitoes and wishes for them to stay alive. The “Electronical Mosquito Killer HK-1107”
Learning from Failure
Cheryl Gress
Gaming
We’ve been streaming games often but irregularly for a while. We’ve met the requirements for Twitch Affiliation and are blessed with over 1133 followers and 7 subscribers as I’m writing this. We really appreciate those who drop by and chat with us on our streams and support our ministry, Thank you! For the past few months, I’ve been a member of a s
Mistakes Way Too Many World Of Warcraft Beginners Make
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Gaming
Every single WOW player was a beginner when he/she started playing. However, as time passes, experience is higher and fewer mistakes are made. When you are a beginner and you want to improve how well you play the game, you need to be aware of the mistakes you might make without even realizing it. By the time you reach a World Of Warcraft raid, you
Learn C# Quickly: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learning C#, Even If You’re New to Programming
Kaitlyn Gress
Books
Thank you Code Quickly for sending us this book to review! Learn C# Quickly: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learning C#, Even If You’re New to Programming is a guide designed to kickstart the reader on a journey to advance their programming skills. It’s created with the intent to introduce them to the world of C#, which is a programming language de
Latest Offerings from Penny Arcade!
Cheryl Gress
Gaming
Thank you Penny Arcade for sending us some nice gaming gear! Penny Arcade has been around for a while and I am most familiar with their comics. They also have a huge forum, games, shows, podcasts, and a cool shop! We were recently sent some swag that we did an unboxing for. Their featured item is the Animal Crossing New Horizons pin set. This $30 s
Top 5 Valorant Agents to Try Out
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Gaming
Riot Games is certainly on the mind of many FPS players. With Valorant released fairly recently, the company has seen a huge number of players connecting to their servers. Everyone wants to try out the new CS:GO and Overwatch destroyer. But before you jump into the thick of things, it is important to figure out which characters are worth your time.
The Most Comfortable Gaming Chairs in 2020
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Gaming
  The gaming chair industry is booming, and it’s hard to wonder why. It’s not only about aesthetics. Of course, it’s great to have a cool gaming throne, but it’s only useful if it’s also highly comfortable and adjustable to help you feel at ease and maximize your speed and precision. And who can know more about sitting comfortably than gamers? Whet
Handy Tips To Deal With A Cheating Spouse
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Internet
  Relationships are as fragile as flowers. You need to keep watering and nourishing them to keep them fresh and alive. However, incidents like cheating can completely kill the relationship at once. Technology, like http://smstrackers.com/can-messages-be-intercepted-without-using-any-software/, has made it easier than ever to keep track of the actio
5 Tips for Safeguarding Kids Online
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Internet
This year many parents are allowing children more screen time for both educational and social purposes. This means they are spending a lot of time online, whether it be studying or gaming, and they can’t always be supervised. Your children are exposed to a lot online and where you don’t want to stop them from having a social life it’s natural to wo
Negative Reviews Happen
Cheryl Gress
Gaming
At Christ Centered Gamer we get sent a lot of games to review and have an impressive backlog as a result. Some of them we ask for, but many games show up in our Inbox unexpectedly. We love working with indie developers to help them promote their otherwise overlooked labors of love. For the most part, we enjoy playing the games sent to us. According
In the Garden: An Illustrated Guide to the Plants of the Bible
Cheryl Gress
Books
Thank you Karen Campbell Media for sending us this book to review! On the third day of creation, God created plants, trees, and kinds of vegetation. The Bible is full of references to various trees, plants, and flowers. In The Garden provides Biblical references, useful information, and beautiful water color illustrations to all of the plant life m

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