Dave LeClair

Joined June 2011

Dave LeClair (Twitter) is MakeUseOf's gaming editor, who has a love for games on console, PC, mobile, handheld, and any electronic device that is capable of playing video games! For game review requests, shoot an email to the address below.

Feel free to contact at dleclair@makeuseof.com

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Make Memes On The Go With Imgur’s New MemeGen App

22nd January, 2014

Imgur’s meme generator has been launched for iOS with its dedicated MemeGen app, making it easy for users to create and host meme images in one place.


Twitter Expands Targeted Ads With Tailored Audiences – Opt Out Required

22nd January, 2014

Twitter’s tailored audiences allows advertisers to filter the massive audience available on Twitter. Now, Twitter is expanding the program to allow advertisers to target users based on email addresses and user IDs.


Watch Out StubHub, Razorgator Is Coming For The Second Hand Ticket Crown

18th January, 2014

StubHub has long been the leader in the massive second-hand ticket market, but Razorgator is a site making serious waves in the scene.


EA’s Amazing Feat, Dark Souls 2 Pain, Wolves Among Us Again: Video Game Hub Episode 1

17th January, 2014

Welcome to MakeUseOf’s Video Game Hub, the weekly news show where we count top the top five news stories from the busy world of video games. A new episode airs each and every Friday. We keep up with the latest video games news, so you don’t have to.


4 Gaming Mouse Mats Compared: Which Maximizes Performance

17th January, 2014

When is a mouse pad more than just a mouse pad? When you are trying to push your gaming skill to its very limit, and every little detail is critical to achieving maximum performance.


Hunters 2: iOS Turn-Based Strategy That Didn’t Get The Praise It Deserves

16th January, 2014

The pacing of a turn-based strategy game is perfect for playing on the go, and Hunters 2 delivers on that in so many ways.


Google Apps Adds ‘Email via Google+’ Options, Page Admins Need To Opt In To Use It

15th January, 2014

Businesses who use Google as their email provider via Google Apps can now be contacted using the “Email via Google+” button. However, admins must enable this feature via the Admin panel.


Technophilia 96 Live From MakeUseOf

15th January, 2014

This week: net neutrality is struck down by a US appeals court, meaning the companies that make the richest country on earth suffer through some of the slowest Internet access among developed countries now have even more power. What could possibly go wrong? An academic paper says killer robots are all but inevitable, barring the leaders of the world putting their own interests aside in order to work for the common good of humanity. So yeah: all but inevitable. And, on the lighter side of things, EA did what it said was impossible: offer an offline version of SimCity, a single player game.


MakeUseOf Hits Classic Game Convention MAGFest 12 With Video

14th January, 2014

Anyone who in even remotely into classic video games has heard of Magfest, which takes place each year in Maryland, USA. But there’s more to the convention than just the retro stuff. In fact, there is something there for any kind of geek, even those who could not care less about video games. And we’ve caught it on tape.


Technophilia 95 Live From MakeUseOf

8th January, 2014

We’re reunited and it feels…okay.


How To Modify Your SNES To Play Japanese Super Famicom Games

8th January, 2014

We are going to show you how to play imported Japanese games on your US NTSC Super Nintendo. The process is far easier than you might think.


Is More Of The Same A Bad Thing? Not For Infinity Blade III

1st January, 2014

Infinity Blade III has hit the App Store, but how does it stack up compared with the fantastic experience brought about by the prequels?


4 Classic Adventure Games You Can Get For Below $5 On Gog

31st December, 2013

Hey you! Do you like getting awesome games without spending a lot of money? Of course you do! Well, did you know that GOG, the number one site for downloading older PC games, actually offers a ton of games for below $5, specifically those in the point and click adventure genre


Xgaming X-Arcade Solo Joystick Review & Giveaway

30th December, 2013

We have had time to play with the Xgaming X-Arcade Solo joystick, but does it stack up to the best arcade sticks on the market?


4 Gaming YouTube Channels You Need To Subscribe To

30th December, 2013

We are going to take a look at some of the best general gaming channels that will keep you entertained for hours on end through engaging video game content.