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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Free PlayStation and Xbox Games, Facebook Buys Oculus, New Boss At Xbox [Video Game Hub]

1st April, 2014

Welcome to MakeUseOf’s Video Game Hub, the weekly news show where we count down the top three news stories from the busy world of video games. Every single Tuesday we break down the biggest news stores of the week, and of course, we give a good dose of opinion about what these stories mean for […]


Turbo Dismount Is Just A Destructive Good Time

28th March, 2014

This simple game from Secret Exit, the guys behind Stair Dismount and Zenbound, sees you placing Mr. Dismount inside a car and driving towards obstacles while trying to cause as much destruction as you possibly can.


Use Jawbone UP Coffee To Manage Your Caffeine Intake

27th March, 2014

UP Coffee from Jawbone allows you to log your caffeine intake so you can learn when to stop drinking, and get a better night’s sleep.


iOS Twitter Client Twitterrific Goes Free

27th March, 2014

You know what’s great? Getting things that used to cost money for free. Twitterrific sold for $2.99 on the App Store until now, and now is taking the freemium route.


Elgato Game Capture HD Review & Giveaway

27th March, 2014

With the Elgato Game Capture HD, you can record gameplay from every video game console from the old school stuff all the way to the Xbox One.


4 Of The Best Ninja Video Game Franchises Ever Made

26th March, 2014

What is even more awesome than ninjas themselves? Taking control of a ninja and actually performing all of the incredible feats yourself in video game form, of course.


Major League Gaming App Comes To Xbox 360 With Live eSports Viewing

25th March, 2014

Major League Gaming just launched an application for Xbox 360 that allows gamers to kick back on their couch and watch some of the best competitive gamers in the world on a big screen TV.


Sony Project Morpheus, Valve’s Free To Play, Assassin’s Creed Unity [Video Game Hub]

25th March, 2014

This week, Sony is going heavy into the world of virtual reality, two new Assassin’s Creed games are coming this year, and Valve’s Free To Play documentary is a huge success.


TweetBot For Mac Updated With Large Inline Images And More

22nd March, 2014

Tweetbot for Mac OS X has just received a new update that makes some pretty useful and nice looking changes to the client. It also fixes some nagging bugs that some users have been facing.


Nosferatu: Run From The Sun Is A Blood Sucking Good Time

20th March, 2014

Nosferatu: Run for the Sun is another endless runner – a crowded genre on iOS, but what makes this one worth playing?


MakeUseOf Plays: Watch Dave & James Play Titanfall on Xbox One

19th March, 2014

Titanfall is officially here. We played the beta, and now it’s time to play the real thing. And we’re doing it live for you guys to enjoy! This time, we will have two streams, one from Dave’s perspective, one from James’. You can choose one (probably Dave’s because he’s much better at the game), or […]


6 Places To Find Out What Are The Best Video Games Ever

18th March, 2014

It’s only natural for a fan of gaming to wonder what the best games ever made are, or at least what the experts think are the best.


Gauntlet Reboot, Twitch Streaming From iOS, Infinite Crisis Open Beta [Video Game Hub]

18th March, 2014

Welcome to MakeUseOf’s Video Game Hub, the weekly news show where we count down the top three news stories from the busy world of video games. We are moving to show to Tuesdays, and we hope you enjoy the more convenient time to watch the show! This week, Twitch streaming is coming to iOS games […]


PS4 Outsells Xbox, Watch Dogs Release Date, Witcher 3 Pushed Back [Video Game Hub]

14th March, 2014

This week, we learn that the PS4 outsold the Xbox One in February, but this time the gap was much closer. We also have finally learned the release date for Watch Dogs, and Witcher 3 has been pushed back until early 2015.


4 Hidden Gems From The Nintendo 64 That You Should Play

14th March, 2014

We are going to give these hidden gems their moment in the sun, and hopefully, you will go back and play them, because you will still have a great time!