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Goodwill Gaming Event: Play and Trade!

October 30, 2022 Joey

Goodwill’s technology store, The GRID: Powered by Goodwill, is hosting a Gamer Meet-Up to celebrate one year of being at its current storefront location on Wilkinson Boulevard. It sounds like a fun event! WHEN: Friday, November 18, from 5 – 7 p.m. WHERE: The GRID, which is located at The Goodwill […]

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In Memoriam: Leon Fortner

September 5, 2022 Joey

This week, the entire Geek community mourns the loss of longtime ally and Charlotte Geeks supporter, Leon Fortner. Leon died on Thursday, September 1st, during a fatal hit-and-run in Concord, NC. Our hearts go out to his wife Mary, son Phillip, and the entirety of the Get Some Game family […]

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ComiCon: Tunisia – Day 1

September 2, 2016 Micah P

ComiCon: Tunisia – Day 1 It’s always special to be in attendance and to witness the birth of something that you hold so dear in your heart.  I have been afforded this luxury by being in Tunisia and blessed enough to be able to attend a ComiCon in a country […]

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Gaming Review: KHOLAT

August 26, 2016 Micah P

Overview and Basic Game Play You are plucked down in the middle of a deserted town center.  The snow is whipping you in the face.  A train track on your left, you are confused and wonder where to go.  There are no signs of life and you are feeling the […]

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Gaming Review: To the Moon

August 18, 2016 Micah P

Overview and Basic Game Play To the Moon is an independently developed game by Freebird Games.  It’s an engrossing game that mixes elements of classic RPG’s from the past into one and adds both a touching story and a great backing soundtrack as well. The premise of the game is that […]

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Gaming Review and Interview: This is the Police

August 12, 2016 Micah P

Overview and Basic Game Play   This is the Police is set circa 1980 where rampant corruption is throughout the police force. You play the role of Police Chief Jack Boyd, a near retirement Police Chief who is very well liked by his officers but not by City Hall or […]

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Abari Game Bar

April 28, 2015 Micki

Zach Pulliam grew up playing all sorts of games, everything from table top to arcade. Throughout the years he has made a great many good friends via shared enjoyment of gaming. The idea of opening someplace where people come and enjoy arcade and console games with old friends and make […]

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Are you ever too old for video games?

June 27, 2014 JLHilton

* * * In the 1970s, when video games were in their infancy, my grandparents loved playing cards, going to bingo and doing puzzles. No one told them they were “too old” to have fun. But Charlotte Geeks member Daniel Blake has been told several times that he’s too old […]

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Watch It Played – Gaming Help on Youtube

April 28, 2014 Micki

I live in a house with over 100 games to play. Reading the directions for some of them are like reading Klingon as translated by Mork, while others leave so much pertinent info out that it would seem players need to be mind readers. The game designers wrote the rules […]

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