8 Bit Cinema – The Shining

8 Bit Cinema – The Shining

Sep 8, 2014

Heeeeeere’s Johnny Ever wonder what would happen if Stephen King’s horror classic The Shining and Lucasfilm’s Maniac Mansion bumped uglies? No? Well, me neither until now, honestly. YouTube user CineFix, who gives classic films the 8-bit treatment did just that in this episode of 8 Bit Cinema, a series that has previously given birth to...

Innovations In Online Poker

Innovations In Online Poker

Jan 16, 2014

Innovations in online poker   Online poker has experienced a surge in popularity in recent years, inspiring a new generation of casual gamers to connect and play the game on their computers and mobile devices. Software developers, motivated by this lucrative market, have responded to this increased interest by adding many new features to the game. In this...

The Online Gaming Community Connection

The Online Gaming Community Connection

Nov 1, 2013

Efficiently connecting online poker players and game developers through the use of social media   Traditional gaming is forever revolutionized when Internet connection was first integrated in games. For example, games as early as Diablo 2 were available for offline play, but those with Internet connection in their households during that time definitely had...

Nintendo’s History is in the Cards

Nintendo’s History is in the Cards

Sep 17, 2013

These days, there seems to be a perception that some gamers have actually begun to drift away from popular consoles like Nintendo. In particular, one of the new interests that is grabbing the attention – and time – of competitive gamers, is Internet gambling, which is becoming more and more accessible and regulated. For example, at the Betfair...

Wolfenstein: The New Order Gets Literally Hilarious Trailer Spoof

Wolfenstein: The New Order Gets Literally Hilarious Trailer Spoof

Jul 12, 2013

Youtube user Toby Turner (Youtube alias Tobuscus) has created quite a following on the popular video sharing service. Garnering a staggering 35 million followers on Youtube with such infectious (or maddening if you, like me, have a five-year-old son who won’t stop playing them) songs featuring cleverly animated videos such as I Can Swing My Sword...

Steam Trading Card Beta Giveaway (Update)

Steam Trading Card Beta Giveaway (Update)

Jun 8, 2013

As some of you may know, a few weeks ago, Steam released their new Trading Card Game.     Invites are still being sent out every so often, but we at HeyPoorPlayer rounded up some invites ourselves, and we decided to give them out to you, our readers! The rules are simple: Leave a comment below with your Steam ID, telling us about any game on Steam...