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Stalking LeVar: A Gloriously Goofy Series

Stalking Levar, YouTube, Levar Burton, Heidi Cox, Stephanie Pressman, YouTuber Review

Most shows on YouTube feel a bit…stale. The jokes are old, the characters unlikable and the plot overdone. Sometimes it feels like you’re watching an actor’s reel, or a writer pitching their show to a network. Most of the time, you watch the pilot and don’t even bother watching another episode. Stalking LeVar is none of those things. This original ...

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Game Grumps Live

It’s Thursday night and I’m cruising down Melrose. To many, downtown LA is a mecca of culture and artistic expression but for me it is a weird and terrifying place where some of my friends live for some reason. Finally I come to my destination: The Hollywood Improv. If the sign out front wasn’t indication enough, the line of people ...

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29 Year-Old Easter Egg Found in Mike Tyson’s Punch Out!!

Mike Tyson's Punch Out!!, Easter Egg, YouTuber Review, Bald Bull, Piston Honda

I am an old man.  Previous to having an NES, I played the arcade version of Punch-Out in the wilds of Brooklyn, NY as a precocious 5 year-old. Head barely cresting over the joystick console, I consistently whipped Glass Joe and Piston Hurricane before often succumbing to Bald Bull and his Turkish Bull Charge.  Little did I know, nearly 30 ...

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A Day in the Life of Jimmy Tatro

Jimmy Tatro, Youtuber Review

For some Youtubers, the skits of what life is for some individuals is a good way to go. For Jimmy Tatro, it is a way of life. Jimmy Tatro, otherwise known as LifeAccordingToJimmy, is one of Youtube’s most subscribed celebrities on the channel. At 2.5 million subscribers, it is no wonder why he is such a huge hit on Youtube ...

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The Descent of Vinesauce Through In-Active Worlds

Active Worlds, Vinesauce, YouTuber Review, HItomi Fujiko

We’re leaving behind a lot.  Stuff that had… years.. of work put into it, but so what, it’s just virtual. So speaks Vinesauce, a YouTuber prominent for his forays into abandoned virtual worlds — a Cyber Tour Guide of past civilizations with a streaming audience in tow. As has already been well documented in BGR and others interested in the ...

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Stardew Valley: A Harrowing Tale of Addiction

When most people think of video games they think of a blandly handsome white guy gunning down endless hordes of aliens/nazis/brown folk. However video games can be about more than violence. Sometimes they are about matching rows of colored blocks together, deciphering puzzles, or farming parsnips. As a kid, one of my favorite games was Harvest Moon, a classic series ...

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The Achievement Hunter Guys Can Help You Catch Mew!

Pokémon. Simply reading that word evokes some memory from you. Perhaps you collected the cards, and can fondly remember your favorite holographic. Maybe you watched the anime, and the crazy adventures that Ash and his adorably fierce Pikachu got into. But more likely, you played the video game. When Pokémon Red and Blue were first released, a worldwide phenomenon erupted. Everyone wanted ...

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Game Grumps Live: The Future of YouTube?

Yesterday, the Game Grumps announced that they would be doing a live show in Los Angeles. There was no word on what game would be played, but it seems as though it will be in the format of a typical episode, starring the primary Game Grumps, Arin Hanson and Dan Avidan. As a devoted “Lovely” (a term used by Arin ...

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Riders: A Soulful New Series

Music is a deep-rooted, vital part of everyone’s life. It is playing on the radio, streaming on the internet, and bouncing across our daydreaming minds on a constant basis. It accentuates life around us, and in a lot of popular fiction. Dozens of films have been made about fictional and living musicians, most of them biographies of some sort. With that type ...

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Disengaged: A New Web Series on Marriage Equality

Disengaged, Super Deluxe, YouTuber Review

On June 26th, 2015 The United States Supreme Court ruled that state-level bans on same sex marriage would be unconstitutional. It was quite a big day for the United States. It really brought about the term marriage for all. Super Deluxe, which is a YouTube Channel dedicated to videos who “come from funny and smart weirdos just like you.” This ...

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