Bill Campbell

61 Flips | 10 Magazines | 54 Likes | 4 Following | 11 Followers | @darthfrohike | I am Bill Campbell. My interests are in internet marketing, web design, paranormal research, electronics (with a focus in mobile phones and devices), android development, pancakes, and more.

Why Write Now?

What was that quote? “Only thing we have to fear is fear itself.” Yeah. Right. Thanks a lot FDR.<br>Even though I realize what you meant is that our own …

Writing

Louisiana Capital Area-West

The Louisiana Capital-West Chapter supports the Capital Area, Acadiana and Southwest Louisiana, while collaborating across the statewide</b> …

These U.S. Cities Are the Safest Refuges From Natural Disasters

To get away from hurricanes, earthquakes, wildfires, and other calamities, relocate to lovely upstate New York or the fertile fields of Ohio.<p>Worried about wildfires? Deathly afraid of tornadoes? If you're an American with such insecurities, take heart that there are sanctuaries where the chances of …

Ghostbusters (2016) review

Excellent news for those who worry that the new Ghostbusters film will ruin their childhood: I can now conclusively say it's not going to happen. Now, I haven't seen the finished film, but I can say with absolute certainty that a wholly different Ghostbusters product is going to beat it to the …

Behold the 'Gears of War 4' custom Xbox One S

The Xbox One S isn't even out yet but that hasn't stopped Microsoft from taking the smaller console to the custom shop for the first time. If the base model's white exterior doesn't match your decor, maybe a <i>Gears of War 4</i> blood red one will. It's ugly as sin (now we know what the "S" actually …

Nintendo announces mini NES, launching this fall

The NES Classic Edition will sell for $59.99<p>Nintendo is set to launch its next console, the NX, in March, but the company is also giving fans of its retro games something to look forward to as well: a new, mini Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Classic console packed with 30 original NES …

E3 2016: Hands on with the Castlevania successor Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

Bloodstained looks like it could be <i>the</i> Kickstarter success story.<p>If you are a Castlevania fan, like me, you probably threw down on the Bloodstained: …

Indie Gaming

Pokemon game adds $7.5 billion to Nintendo market value in two days | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Shares in Japan’s Nintendo Co Ltd (7974.T) soared again on Monday, bringing market-value gains to $7.5 billion in just two days as investors cheered the runaway success of Pokemon GO - its first long-awaited venture in mobile gaming.<p>The game, which marries a classic 20-year old …

Pokémon

Pokemon Go has added nearly $11 billion to the value of Nintendo since its release

Nostalgic millennials are in love with Pokemon Go. So are Nintendo investors.<p>After players enjoyed their first full weekend roaming about their neighborhoods capturing virtual Pokemon, Nintendo’s share price has soared. The stock opened today (July 11) at 18,595 Japanese yen ($182.1) per share, up …

Pokémon

Double Blood Shards This Weekend

If you love getting rare items from Kadala (and who doesn’t?), you’re going to love our upcoming buff!Starting this weekend, all heroes who log in to …

Gaming

‘ARK: Survival Evolved’ Xbox One Update 737 Adds Giant Redwoods, Titanosaur, And More

The Xbox One version of <i>ARK: Survival Evolved</i> was updated Tuesday with the biggest dinosaur yet for the open-world survival game. Studio Wildcard …

Xbox Play Anywhere Feature Launches in September

Xbox Play Anywhere will allow you to play games across Xbox One and PC starting in September<p>We told you back at E3 about Microsoft’s new Xbox Play …

The 6 Most Awesome Ways To Lose Popular Video Games

If we didn't die in video games, there would be no challenge. We'd just sit there endlessly mowing down our enemies until we lapsed into a …

Metal Gear

New Vault Starter Tips - Fallout Shelter Wiki Guide - IGN

Starting a new Vault when you begin playing Fallout Shelter can be a bit confusing. These tips however will give you the best concrete information …

21 Juicy Burger Recipes for Your July 4th Cookout

A great burger with a charred crust and a juicy, savory interior is a cornerstone of summer's best cookouts. It doesn't hurt that it's also one of those crowd-pleasing foods that's easy to make in bulk. Unfortunately, a lot of impromptu burgers wind up dry, flavorless, overcooked, and all-around …

Platinum Games’ 404 Page is a Bayonetta Mini-game

Here’s a fun diversion if you’re a fan of <i>Bayonetta</i>, Platinum Games and ways to waste time. The studio has created a game for its official site’s 404 …

Retrogaming

Bayonetta Cosplay Quests to Save Her Clan Sister from Inferno

The calm and playful Bayonetta makes another appearance in Bayonetta 2. After having woken from a 500 year sleep and questing to recover her lost …

Activision Announces New Transformers Game From Bayonetta Developer

Today Activision revealed Transformers: Devastation for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC. The game is being developed by Platinum Games, who is also working on the upcoming Scalebound, and recently released the acclaimed Bayonetta 2, as well as Metal Gear Rising: …

Metal Gear

Bayonetta 3 Teased by Series Creator « GamingBolt.com: Video Game News, Reviews, Previews and Blog

It may be a long shot but Platinum Games’ Hideki Kamiya, best known for his work on the Bayonetta series, may have teased a reveal for Bayonetta 3 on …

Watch Snake sneak his way through 40 minutes of Metal Gear Solid V

<i>Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain</i> is shaping up to be an absolutely huge game, so it's only right that E3 has produced a similarly huge video demonstration of the game in action. The 40-minute clip walks us through the game's menus, showing music, gear, companion, and base customization options, …

Metal Gear

Destiny: The Taken King's Story Soars to New Heights

When developer Bungie announced Destiny's next expansion, The Taken King, I was skeptical of its story. I was not particularly impressed with the narrative in the base game. But I was able to go hands-on with the first mission in The Taken King, and I came away believing that Bungie is pushing hard …

Mars

Touch-toned: Virtual reality games place authenticity in users' hands

Developers of virtual reality games have immersed players in digital worlds, filled with computer-rendered spaceships, landscapes and monsters.<p>Now they're letting players manipulate those realms with their own hands and arms.<p>At the<p>Electronic Entertainment Expothis week in Los Angeles, big companies …

Virtual Reality

Fallout 4 Interview: "We're Probably Doing Too Much"

Todd Howard, the creative director at Fallout studio Bethesda, knows he is pushing his team to its limits. Fallout 4 attempts to expand on its predecessor in almost every conceivable way, whilst throwing in weapon mods, an in-game level editor, a smartphone Pip-Boy, and a canine companion.<p>With just …

Gaming Industry

Capcom Is Blaming A Glitch For Chun-Li’s New Out Of Control Breasts In ‘Street Fighter V’

Capcom’s <i>Street Fighter V</i> is looking impressive, but many fans were gawking at the game for a different reason at this year’s E3. Gamers checking out Capcom’s streaming footage of the title have picked up on the fact that <i>Street Fighter</i> stalwart Chun-Li is significantly bustier than in past games, …

Here's how Xbox One backward compatibility works

The Xbox 360 had a dedicated spot in millions of living rooms, bedrooms and offices for nearly 10 years, and during that time, players purchased massive libraries of games. However, when the Xbox One launched in 2013, it didn't include the ability to play or transfer Xbox 360 games, a …

Ford Le Mans Xbox One Controllers: 24 Hours of Gaming - Technabob

This weekend, developer Turn 10 Studios unveiled three custom Xbox One controllers, in time with Ford’s announcement that it will compete in the 2016 …

New Fallout Shelter game announced, coming to Android later

Are you a fan of the Fallout franchise? If so, you were probably paying close attention to your news feed as Bethesda took the stage at E3 2015. They gave us some details on Fallout 4, which is really what everyone was expecting, but they also gave mobile fans some love.<p>Bethesda has been working on …

Touchscreens