Category Archives: Live Events

#RememberTheRumble? #RememberTheRumbleCart!

I was one of the 52,020 people in attendance at the 30th annual WWE Royal Rumble at the Alamodome in my hometown of San Antonio, Texas this past Sunday night (following an excellent 3-day excursion through PAX South 2017), and overall the show was very entertaining with a few surprises. One pleasant surprise was the method of which some WWE Superstars made their way to the ring when their number in the Royal Rumble match came up. Continue reading #RememberTheRumble? #RememberTheRumbleCart!

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Black Friday – Geek Me Five #19

In this episode of Geek Me Five, host Montez McCrary will be discussing the history, significance and the….why is this a thing?…. about Black Friday.

1) “Why Is It Called Black Friday,” Wonderopolis [https://goo.gl/sNrxrW]
2) “The Meaning of Black Friday,” by Guy Rundle, Jacobin Magazine [https://goo.gl/BO61sp]
3) “What’s the Real History of Black Friday,” by Sarah Pruitt, History Channel [https://goo.gl/Ne3gbX]

Continue reading Black Friday – Geek Me Five #19

Watch the PlayStation Meeting 2016 LIVE, RIGHT HERE (UPDATE: It’s Over)!

The PlayStation® Meeting 2016 live from the PlayStation® Theater in Times Square, New York City. It’s only open to members of the press, but Sony also wanted to open the invitation to PlayStation fans to watch live. Be sure to stick around after the presentation for a special episode of PlayStation LiveCast.

Watch the 3DS-focused Nintendo Direct “9.1.2016” Right Here! (Updated: FINISHED)

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Watch “Star Wars Celebration 2016” RIGHT HERE!

Watch the 2016 Google I/O Keynote Right Here

Today, at 1pm ET/10am PT, Google’s (likely) going to tell us about Android N details, Android VR, Chrome, self-driving cars, chatbots, and all that other fun stuff they have in store for us this year — and beyond.
Continue reading Watch the 2016 Google I/O Keynote Right Here

PAX South 2015 Slideshow!!

Here’s a slideshow of pictures I took from the very first Penny Arcade Expo South (PAX South) that took place at the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center from January 23-25, 2015! LONG LIVE PAX SOUTH!! Continue reading PAX South 2015 Slideshow!!

Watch ALL the 2014 E3 Press Conferences, RIGHT HERE!

Keep Up With CES 2014 News at GadgetUnit.com

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Gadget Unit will be heading towards Las Vegas to bring you as much coverage of the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (“CES”) as one person, Brian Sweet, possibly can! The show officially begins on Tuesday the 7th, but a number of events will happen prior to that. Continue reading Keep Up With CES 2014 News at GadgetUnit.com

San Antonio MonsterCon 2012 Booth Walkthrough

To celebrate this year’s MonsterCon in San Antonio (Sept. 28-29), here’s a video from last year’s MonsterCon showcasing every booth I stopped by at the event at the Wonderland of the Americas! ENJOY EVERYONE!! Continue reading San Antonio MonsterCon 2012 Booth Walkthrough