Podcast Episode #20: Geek & Game Music


It’s a new week and we have made it to Episode #20! Yes people, we have hit five months doing this great podcast! To celebrate our 20th episode, we took on the subject of geek and game music. We talked a lot about stuff we liked, and some about stuff we just can’t stand. We had a special guest with us as well. Kaelan Otto is one of our newest writers here at TCC so you will want to keep an eye out for his upcoming articles! Continue reading

Kill Glitch is Fun-tastic in Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition


For all you Blizzard fans out there, on August 19th we were delighted with the Xbox One and PS4 release of Diablo III : Ultimate Evil Edition. For us next-gen console users, this was a nice treat I must admit. Besides the gameplay being absolutely gorgeous, finding an interesting kill glitch makes for an interesting time. Continue reading

Gizmos & Gadgets: Price-Conscious Geekery

This week on the Companions Cube, I dragged my good friend Carl into the mix as the other ladies of the Cube and I dished out several of what we consider to be our favorite pieces of tech – whether or not we actually own them yet.

It’s not hard to see what interests us the most. For Venisia, comparing what she has and what she could have is the name of the game. For Mary, it’s the slickest piece of tablet technology she could possibly get her hands on. And for me? Actually… can you see what catches my interest the most?



Well if you didn’t, here’s a hint. Functionality and form. 

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Podcast Episode #19 – Gadgets & Gizmos


Hello and welcome to The Companions Cube. This week on the podcast, the Ladies of the Cube are taking on a subject that has us geeking out on pretty things, functional things, and things we just find awesome. What things are those? Geek gadgets and gizmos, that’s what! From phones to computers, from fridges to video cards, the Ladies along with special guest Carl are bringing some of our picks direct to you! Give us a listen! If you would like to leave us some feedback or some ideas you’d love to see us tackle, feel free to leave us a comment below! Continue reading

Looking to Game With the PC Elite? Then Check Out These Bad Boys.


Are your games moving faster than your fingers? Read on to find out how we can help. This week in the cube, the ladies discuss gizmos and gadgets. Here is my take on some cool gadgetry that will better serve your gaming needs. Continue reading

We Didn’t Land on Sherwood Forest, Sherwood Forest Landed on Us

Robin Hood: Men in Tights "Yes!"

Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Hot on the heels of the immensely successful Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves back in the early 90s came Mel Brooks adaptation of the Robin Hood mythos and yes, the legend had it coming. Robin Hood: Men in Tights is a musical adventure comedy film directed by Mel Brooks and is loosely based off of previous Robin Hood films (particularly Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Disney’s Robin Hood, and The Adventures of Robin Hood). The movie has an all-star cast, featuring Cary Elwes as Robin Hood, Richard Lewis, Amy Yasbeck, and Dave Chappelle in his film debut. Although not one of Brooks’s highest grossing films, like most of his other work, it garnered a cult following. Continue reading

Spaceballs?? Oh Shit…There Goes the Planet

1-Spaceballs-quotesUnless you have been stranded on the moon of Vega or held captive by Pizza the Hut, chances are you have seen Spaceballs. For those of you who have not, however, let me enlighten you to one of Mel Brooks’s most famous and hilarious parodies. Continue reading

Podcast Episode #18: The Mel Brooks


Welcome back to the Cube everyone! This week, the Ladies of the Cube are back again and our topic revolves around one man. Who is that you ask? This man is the epitome of parodies, the one and only Mel Brooks. With two of us being hardcore fans, we take our own Stephanie to task! Be sure to listen in as we discuss several of his more popular movies including: Robin Hood: Men in Tights, Spaceballs, Get Smart, and Young Frankenstein! Continue reading

Remembering Greatness: A Tribute to Robin Williams

ef602f5ecde865ad1f52f97b6d424470He was a man much beloved by people of all ages. Though he never knew we were there, we laughed with him and shed our tears with him. From the late 70s until yesterday, Robin Williams has delighted us in his many roles such as Mork, Mrs. Doubtfire, and Peter Banning. The man has known many masks over his time upon the big screen. Few knew of the battle that he fought in his private time and eventually fell to. Let us take some time to remember one of greatest celebrities. Continue reading