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FIVE Foods To Eat Whilst Gaming

Playing a video game can be hard work at times. No matter what game you’re ploughing through there are times when you just need to replenish those energy levels. After completing a tough mission, winning a match after extra-time or finally levelling up, it’s time to put the controller down and go eat! The whole argument over gamers not moving and sitting on their backside for hours and hours eating junk is old and tiresome. If someone wants to do that then it’s their choice, but I’ll keep clear of that argument.

I’ve gone for foods that may help to get your fix whilst gaming, although I wouldn’t eat them all at the same time! There is even some science in there too. Oh, and no, I’m not going to write about food-related games like Hell’s Kitchen.

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Posted By GS_Sharpy @ 23 Aug, 2012 1:49 pm


Take Cover

This year Electronic Arts gave fans the opportunity to vote for the cover athlete on NHL 13. After more than 25 million votes, Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers was chosen as the winner and became the cover athlete for the ice hockey game. A similar process by THQ had earlier taken place for UFC Undisputed 3, with Anderson Silva winning out as its cover athlete. It seems that this method of selection is another good way for fans to interact with the game before its launch, as well as create more promotion.

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Posted By GS_Sharpy @ 09 Aug, 2012 9:45 am

First Impressions

CSS Challenge Final Announcement

We’re still waiting on final confirmation of last night’s CoD4 Challenge Final, but the action isn’t over just yet.

Tonight sees the big showdown between Team VeryGames of France and the UK’s own Mousesports. It kicks off at 21:00 (UK time) and the first person to mention Henry V wins the wooden spoon. You can find links to SourceTV live-streams via the main GameShadow Battles website.

Good luck to both teams!