About Adam "Kharakov" Kharatian

Adam "kharakov" Kharat is part nerd, part geek, and full awesome. With deadly writing skills and the sleeping habits of a jackrabbit, late night gaming sessions are all but mandatory.

Destiny’s most difficult content has been solo’d by the Legend himself

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While most of us have been desperately fighting to finish Destiny’s Crota’s End on normal, with some progress on Hard mode, The Legend Himself aka Slayerage has just completed the expansion’s most difficult content all on his own. This is an accomplishment not only for himself, but for the entire … Continue reading

Why the new League of Legends – Nemesis Draft mode is Riot’s first real failure

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I’m not one to badmouth Riot per usual, since I’ve agreed with most of its additions to fort League of Legends. The newest patch, 5.3, allows players to solo or group queue for a new map mode called Nemesis Draft. We’ve just cranked open the Featured Game Mode workshop and rolled … Continue reading

High There! The Tinder for stoners makes its way to Android

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Kid Kudi’s  “Day ‘N’ Nite” may now be outdated with a new app for the lonely potheads out there. “High There!” makes its way to the Google Play store today as the Marijuana lovers alternative to Tinder. No longer must your pot consumption lead to awkward dates when the subject … Continue reading

Disney’s new show about a 15-year-old retired pro-gamer has major flaws

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News on the eSports block is that Disney XD has ordered a new live-action comedy series called The Gamer’s Guide to Pretty Much Everything. Cameron Boyce stars as Conor, a retired professional 15-year-old video game player who solves his everyday high school problems using 1337 skillz acquired from his supposed successful … Continue reading

CES 2015: CyberpowerPC rolls into Vegas with a vulgar display of power

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Much can be said about this custom PC building company. For one, we know real modders when we see them. After meeting the company’s head staff, we learned about just how passionate and invested these people are in both their products and hobbies. With that said, let’s show you the … Continue reading

CES 2015: Steelseries sets its sights on eSports with the Sentry and Apex M800

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Starting off our CES roundup for 2015 is one of our favorite veteran companies of eSports, Steelseries. The showcase included all the old goodies with the addition of two highly anticipated products. The Apex M800 and Sentry were what we mainly focused on this time around. This was wonderfully refreshing … Continue reading

Gurren Lagann Volume 2 Blu-ray review

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A series which can be described as extravagant, mesmerizing, visually stunning, and emotionally intense truly deserves a Blu-ray release. Gurren Lagann is a legendary anime, and this disc contains the infamous episode #7, “See you, buddy,” along with 6-10 of course. The series is one of those rare shows that’s simply … Continue reading

Review: Nisekoi Volume: 1 Blu-ray

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Love sucks. At least, the heart-wrenching monogamous allegory called love that we’re presented with in the real world. Thankfully, in the bright and cheerful realm of ecchi romance harem anime, it’s an adventure through the life of one unbelievably lucky individual and his many pseudo-girlfriends. I’ve never liked guys like these. … Continue reading

YouPorn sponsors DOTA team Play2Win

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That’s right folks, with the recent trend of eSports sponsorship from companies previously dissociated to any sort of video game content, one caught my interest in particular. Adult media giant YouPorn has just finalized their sponsorship of team Play2Win, which will now be flying the YP banner. We’ve seen fitness … Continue reading

Review: Logitech’s Daedalus G302, the click re-invented

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Logitech’s Daedalus G302 proves once again that refined design outweighs the bells and whistles of its competition. Pros: Lightweight, sturdy, clicks like heaven              Cons: Little to no rubbarization, sub-par grip Tasteful lighting and look                       … Continue reading

Dragon Age: Inquisition – Unlimited materials/gold exploit (PS4 tested)

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BioWare’s newest title, Dragon Age: Inquisition, has been a shockingly insane improvement over its last iteration, Dragon Age 2. A massive, sprawling world awaits you as you battle demons, dragons and all sorts of beautifully rendered beasts. Defeating some of these has proven to be a real challenge (Hard – … Continue reading

Hands-on with Blizzard’s Overwatch

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So what could rampaging genius space apes, spunky British teleporters, and Japanese archer ninjas possibly have in common? Well, aside from sounding like the cosplay show floor of Anime Expo, these vibrant characters are all part of Blizzard’s newly announced IP – Overwatch. If you’ve been a fan of Team … Continue reading

Overwatch’s Tracer statue is now available for online pre-order

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Blizzard has never failed to impress me with their proprietary merchandise. Year after year, I leave Blizzcon spending hundreds of dollars on exquisite robes, mugs, and high quality apparel. Character statues have been improving significantly in the past few years and can now be graded among some of the best … Continue reading

Blizzcon 2014’s mystery costume contest winner was an amazing Grand Empress Shek’zeer

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BlizzCon’s yearly cosplay contest has been famous for attracting some of the world’s most talented amateur costumers. This year’s con (2014) was met with an interesting, unfortunate, yet absolutely understandable accident. While only having had a brief glimpse of the winner’s costume, I was absolutely shocked. It’s rare to see such amazing … Continue reading

Hearthstone’s first full expansion announced: Goblins VS Gnomes

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If you’ve been playing Hearthstone, you’ll be ecstatic to learn that not only will Hearthstone be released on Android in December, but a new expansion will follow that promises over 120 new cards. Goblins vs Gnomes looks to be a truly unique expansion, and hopefully will change the meta for … Continue reading

New Blizzard IP announced: Overwatch – A team-based multiplayer FPS

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Possibly the biggest announcement this year from Blizzcon is the first original IP from Blizzard in over a decade. Overwatch is a team-based first person shooter going into Beta as early as next year. From what we’ve heard, Overwatch has been in the works for over 17 years, and will … Continue reading

Logitech unveils its new MOBA gaming mouse, Daedalus G302

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The Logitech G1 has been known as a premier standard mouse of many, if not most, Korean ADCs who play at a professional level. With the Daedalus 302, Logitech hopes not to recreate, but improve their MOBA specific branded mouse line. We’ve seen just how much Logitech has been improving their … Continue reading

Top 5 PC/console games for a horrifying Halloween

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Horror gaming has been a tradition among my friends and I where we try to finish off every successful night of Halloween action. There are tons of titles out there claiming to stain your britches, but these five specific masterpieces are time-tested and approved by most enthusiasts of this sickening genre. … Continue reading

Destiny’s Iron Banner event is ‘pointless, poorly designed, lazy, and falsely advertised’

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In what could only be described as a monumental blunder for Bungie and Activision, Destiny’s Iron Banner event receives unprecedented dislike throughout the game’s online community. Many have begun to question the title’s future content, and the validity of Bungie’s promises for the next 10 years. While I’ve only been able to … Continue reading

Destiny’s first PVP event: The Iron Banner – Everything you need to know!

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In what can only be described as a fiery, glorious massacre, the Iron Banner PvP event is now LIVE on all Destiny servers. For those who remember the Iron Banner from beta, it’s basically a slightly different version of The Crucible (Control) where gear and weapon levels are supposed to … Continue reading