Amanda Orneck

Amanda Orneck

I'm a journalist.

Amanda Orneck is a gaming journalist in Huntsville, Alabama and Editor-in-Chief of GameGeex.com. BA Creative Writing, USC; Middleton Fellow.

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1667 mommie gamer the top five video games that promote literacy article
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The Mommie Gamer: Four video games that promote literacy

It's time to look at what games can teach our kids, starting with reading and the love of the written word.

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GameGeex - The Lament of Sadie Brightland

GameGeex - The Lament of Sadie Brightland

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Musings on Minecraft: What MMOs should learn from this indie Treasure

An article discussing how MMOs might learn from Mojang's block building sim.

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GameGeex - The Game Geex Report: Rage is not passion

GameGeex - The Game Geex Report: Rage is not passion - A dangerous trend today in games journalism is hurting, not helping our cause.

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A quick and dirty guide to getting your Legendary Cloak [COMPLETED]

Tips and tricks for working through the WoW Patch 5.4 content as quickly as possible on your road to legendary cloakitude.

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GameGeex - Review: Journey

GameGeex - Review: Journey - Float across the sands in Thatgamecompany's latest downloadable masterpiece.

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The Game Geex Report: Focusing on readers to help make us better writers

A discussion on transparency and feeding the needs of readers.

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GameGeex - E3 2013: Trends in Gaming

GameGeex - E3 2013: Trends in Gaming - We take a look and what E3 had to offer this year, and what that might mean for future game design projects.

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GameGeex - Review: Guild Wars 2

GameGeex - Review: Guild Wars 2 - We take a look at ArenaNet's new MMORPG. Is it everything we expected?

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GameGeex - Review: Star Wars: The Old Republic

GameGeex - Review: Star Wars: The Old Republic - BioWare's first attempt at an MMO surprises us with a lack of surprises, but we aren't surprised at that.

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GameGeex - Heroic little gamer saves great-grandmother

GameGeex - Heroic little gamer saves great-grandmother - Colorado 10-year old uses his Mario Kart reflexes to save his great-grandmother and brother after she passed out at the wheel.

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GameGeex - Review: Civilization 5: Gods and Kings

GameGeex - Review: Civilization 5: Gods and Kings - Expanding on a game about world expansion? You'd be surprised how small the world actually is.

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GameGeex - The Geekly Discussion: Blizzcon talk

GameGeex - The Geekly Discussion: Blizzcon talk - Join the GGX Staff as we discuss Bizzcon related goodies... or something...

901 game geex e3 2012 game geex most wanted article
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GameGeex - Game Geex @ E3 2012: Game Geex most wanted

GameGeex - Game Geex @ E3 2012: Game Geex most wanted - The Game Geex muse about what they hope to see out of this year's E3 Expo....

1654 destiny will be rated t for teen article
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GameGeex - Destiny will be rated T for Teen

GameGeex - Destiny will be rated T for Teen - Bungie's upcoming Shooter RPG hybrid will still have violence, but not to the level of their previous work....