Libe Goad

Texas native Libe Goad resides in New York City and has spent the past decade covering technology and video games for publications including Blender, PC Magazine, Bust, Seventeen and Sync.

Latest Posts

Still no Zynga IPO, but two new games instead

The rumor that FarmVille-creator Zynga would kick off its initial public offering sometime the past few weeks proved to be untrue, but the Silicon Valley darling did manage to push out a hot new game on Facebook and another on iOS, which shows that the game company has not run out of ideas yet, or at the very least, has not lost the knack for taking existing game ideas and giving them a liberal application of Zynga's magic sauce.

June 15, 2011 by Libe Goad

4 Comments

Is Wii U the new Sega Dreamcast?

Will 2012 be the right time for Nintendo to introduce a new console? Or is the Wii U destined to become the Sega Dreamcast of the next generation of video game consoles?

June 9, 2011 by Peter Cohen

26 Comments

Gamers will benefit from iOS 5, iCloud

Apple's underutilized Game Center is getting an overhaul in iOS 5. iCloud and other features promise to enhance the iOS gaming experience. Is Apple doing enough to keep pace with other game platforms?

June 7, 2011 by Peter Cohen

20 Comments