Review: Death Note Vol. 3

By Casey Covel | August 20, 2014
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Writer: Tsugumi Ohba Illustrator: Takeshi Obata English publisher: Viz Media Genre: Shonen, psychological thriller, supernatural, detective fiction Rating: T+ (older teens and adults) Release date: January 3, 2006 Price: $8.00-$10.00 Note: All manga illustrations come from fan-translated scans. The dialogue itself is not the same as official version and differs slightly. Originally introduced in the…

Is Getting Drunk Okay?

By Wesley Wood | August 20, 2014

One of the most commonly debated topics among Christians is over whether drinking is sinful or not.  It is sometimes so hotly discussed it becomes outright fighting! After all Jesus had wine. So this week I asked the staff if getting drunk is okay biblically? Not just some wine or a beer but getting drunk/hammered/sloshed/tipsy/whatever you…

Two Week Rock Devotional (Part 2)

By Cooper D Barham | August 20, 2014
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This is the second half of a two-part Christian Rock devotional.  If you haven’t seen the first segment…voila: click the link here.   Day 8 – “Salt in the Snow” by The Classic Crime Give me wings, give me peace These are the things that I need I’m tormented, broken, and chained Are You listening?…

Review: Secrets of Grindea

By Darman Smith | August 19, 2014
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Content Warning:  Game contains magic, ghosts, monsters and cartoon violence.   A couple of months back I was browsing Steam’s Greenlight section, trying to see what interesting games were being developed. I saw Black Mesa, Kenchi, and a good deal of other games that were successfully greenlit. It was then that I happened across a beautifully animated…

Taylor Swift’s New Single: Shake it Off

By Drew Koehler | August 19, 2014

Taylor Swift just released her new single “Shake It Off”. It’s very different from her normal music. What do you think? [youtube url=””]

Review: Before the Waves

By David Austin Black | August 18, 2014
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I can’t exactly remember how I came across the indie-synth-pop hailing from New England.  However, I am quite glad I did.  Lead vocalist Alex Caplow’s refreshingly original vocal style coupled with the band’s use of synths makes for a nice summertime, or anytime, jam. Magic Man’s newest album, Before the Waves, is no exception.  We’ll…

First Impressions: Games of Glory

By Darman Smith | August 18, 2014

This last week I was invited to join in a special play test of the new Massive Online Battle Arena (MOBA) Games of Glory with the developers at Lightbulb Crew. I want to thank the team for the amazing opportunity they have given me and the amazing game they are producing. At first, I was…