Adam Roy is a contributor of Westword, a former editor at Outside and Matador Network, his writing has also appeared in Paste, High Country News and other online and print publications nationally and abroad.
2 months ago | Games
Young gamers will take to the big screen this weekend to battle for the right to represent Denver at qualifiers for the first-ever Minecraft City Champs tournament. Organized by Santa Monica-based Super League Gaming, Minecraft City Champs is a se...
3 months ago | Activism
The ACLU may be dismayed at the new president’s war on the media and his campaign to deport undocumented immigrants, but from a fundraising standpoint, Donald Trump has been a boon for the organization. The civil-rights campaigners have raked in r...
3 months ago | Arts and Culture
With a bowling alley, arcade, and a gastropub-style dining venue, The Wild Game Entertainment Experience is making a play to be Longmont's one-stop shop for fun.
4 months ago | Bars
This week, the bowling alley and longtime Denver Pavilions tenant is expanding with the grand opening of FTW, an adult-focused arcade that blends classic and new games with a chef-curated gastropub and bar.
5 months ago | Games
Puzzah has established itself with its “puzzle rooms,” a variation on escape rooms that rely heavily on computer-controlled electro-mechanical puzzles custom-made in Denver. Now, the company is hoping its unique take on entertainment can find a fr...
6 months ago | Games
For gamers, Tokyo’s Akihabara district is a kind of promised land. Located in the heart of the Japanese capital, “Electric City” is a neon enclave of all things geeky, home to seven-story arcades, maid cafes and stores selling everything from retr...