Cory Adam Thompson (CAT) is an Asheville, NC based writer with a passion for PC gaming, cooperative experiences, and dumplings.

Gaming

Dota 2 Kindness Academy 1 – Morning Support Play Stream

Join our editor, Cory Thompson, as he journeys to depths of the Dota 2 public servers and tries to win by uniting his team.     Valves Dota 2 is a e-sports behemoth, producing tournaments with prize pools of millions of dollars. It is a five on five game of momentum, and relies heavily on […]

Gaming

Enderal – Free Skyrim Total Conversion Mod

Have you played The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to Oblivion and back? It’s time to check out Enderal, a massive free mod! It’s available to anyone who legally owns Skyrim for PC. To install, visit the special install site Enderal.com and follow the step-by-step instructions. The mod is even more graphically intensive than Skyrim, and […]

Gaming iOS/Android

PokéDex Go – Facebook Messenger Bot

PokeDex Go – Easy Digital PokéDex It’s difficult to know the strengths and weaknesses of Pokémon at a glance, and switching away from the Pokémon Go! app can be a hassle. With Pokédex Go, you can use your Facebook messenger to quickly look up the strengths and weaknesses of any Pokémon. PokéDex Go works with Facebook messenger, so it is […]

Gaming

Fallout 4 Mod Insight: “Horizon – Survival Mode Expanded”

In preparation for the upcoming Nuka World  expansion, I’ve been experimenting will all manner of Falllout 4 mods. My goal? The most hardcore, diverse, and enthralling Survival Experience possible.Yesterday, I installed a brand new mod called Horizon – Survival Expanded. Horizon adjusts a huge number of things about Fallout 4, including leveling, loot, health and combat. I […]

Gaming

Dark Rift Update Introduces New Dota 2 Hero

Underlord, the newest Dota 2 hero, exploded into the game with the  massive update today. The update included a post-game summary as well as new scoring and graphing tools. Underlord is a support hero that allows his team to travel across the map together with the “dark rift” ultimate. He is the last hero to […]

Gaming PC

Divinity Original Sin 2: What We Know So Far

What is Divinity: Original Sin? Larian Studio’s  Kickstarted masterpiece, Divinity: Original Sin singlehandedly reinvigorated the classic RPG genre. It’s sequel, Divnity: Original Sin 2, just poked it’s head up on the Steam Store with an Early Access date of September 15. If this is news to you, let’s get caught up on all of the Divnity Original Sin info released […]

Gaming PC

More Fallout 4 Mods You Need to Download Before Nuka World

More Fallout 4 Lore Friendly Immersive Mods If you have read my Fallout 4 Fully Modded Survivor guide, you know how much I love adding immersive mods to up the Survival Mode Experience of Fallout 4.  Since Nuka World debuts August 30, I thought I would update my project to include a few more awesome mods that […]

Gaming

Logitech sends Youtube’s “Gaming Grandma” free Gear

Who is the Gaming Grandma? Elderly Youtube sensation Shirley Curry received a care package today from hardware company Logitech, and boy does she deserve it. If you haven’t heard of this 80-year-old gaming icon – start watching her videos immediately. Not only is there the obvious appeal of seeing an 80-year-old lady chase around dragons in Skyrim, […]

Gaming iOS/Android

Know your PokémonGo Meme: Niantic Customer Service “r”

Have you heard people memeing about the Niantic Customer service “r”? Have YOU been joking yourself about the Niantic Customer service “r”? It’s time to meet the meme. This meme dates back to a post on r/PokemonGO in which user MistaWhiska posted the following email with the title “Niantic responded to my help ticket after 35 days.” […]

Gaming

Banned Donald Trump Fallout 4 Companion Mod

Donald Trump’s Fallout 4 Apocalypse UPDATE: The mod author wrote a FAQ about the Donald Trump companion mod ! Go read it! OK, OK – so I hate to bring Bethesda’s Fallout 4 into this messy US political election: but Hilary Clinton vs. Donald Trump be damned, I know a good Fallout 4 Mod when I see […]

Gaming iOS/Android

PokeFast – Blazing Fast Pokemon Scanner for Android

Early this morning, an anonymous developer introduced PokeFast, and android Pokemon Go map tracker available in the Google Play Store.  According to the developer, Pokemon icons in this app have been replaced with numbers in order to avoid copyright infringement, but the developer says they are fighting with Google to implement an update which will […]