Category Archives: Gaming

The world of Gaming uncovered

A Brief History of Chess

Brief History of Chess What are the origins of the royal game? 500 – It is widely acknowledged that chess originated from India around this time. 500-600 – Chaturanga, a four-player war-related board game, flourishes in north-western India. This game is the “earliest precursor” to chess because it had two features that made it stand… Read More »

War Gaming – A Fantastic Hobby

It’s time to play with history Wargaming is a big hobby with many diverse factions and perspectives: striking a balance that pleases everyone can be truly challenging! We like to think what sets Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy apart from other historical wargaming magazines is its focus on having fun, no matter what kind of wargamer… Read More »

Game Review: Wizard 101

WIZARD 101 Wizard101 is an MMORPG created by KingsIsle Entertainment. Players take on the role of students of Witchcraft and Wizardry to save the Spiral, the fictional universe in which the game is played, and battle enemies by casting spells using a turn-based combat system similar to collectible card games. GAMEPLAY The fictional universe of… Read More »

Game Review: IMVU

  WHAT IS IMVU? IMVU is a free to play online social network and virtual world where millions of members use 3D avatars to meet new people, chat and have fun playing game in animated 3D scenes. You can shop and dress up your avatar with your own personalized look, design and decorate your own… Read More »

The World of Computing Gaming

Multiplayer games and tournaments are now offering cash prizes, adding to the thrill of competing. To participate, a valid credit card or paypal account is required. And, a player must live in a state or country that has no laws against online gaming for money. Sites which promote such activities are: www.worldwinner.com and www.arkadium.com Gaming… Read More »

The Positive Side to Gaming

Gaming is not just about revenue, addiction, gamers, and so on. A game being an expression of technology, developing cultural norms, and a world wide phenomenon that transcends all boundaries, becomes a source of study. Games are not mere toys, they promote: Information literacy. Players download text files, make notes, they also take “screen shots”… Read More »

Gaming Tips for Newbies

Internet games use the cyber world technology for playing. Games are extremely popular and constantly evolving. There are: Games played using e-mail. Games played on a browser window by using a web address. Games played using Internet Relay Chat, Telenet, MUD client, or a Web based forum. Games that are graphic need stand-alone software that… Read More »