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Catalyst Mints is proud to support MechaCon 2016

Louisiana's premier gaming and anime convention is being held this July 29-31, and Catalyst Mints is excited to be a part! MechaCon has been a part of New Orleans' gaming and anime community for over a decade, and Catalyst's sister company, NoScope Glasses, has been proud to have been a part in prevous years. This year, Catalyst Mints will be there to power the gaming tournaments and events unlike ever before.

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Featuring guests, cosplayers, panels, events, and of course gaming, MechaCon returns in 2016 for yet another amazing weekend. Taking place at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, this year's festivities are shaping up to be the best yet. We're proud to be a part of the continuing tradition of celebrating and enjoying everything related to geek culture with the MechaCon staff, and we want to extend our gratitude for allowing us to be part of MechaCon.

The game room is going to be incredible this year with tournaments scheduled for Skullgirls, Street Fighter V, Pokken Tournament, Mortal Kombat X, Tekken 7, Blaz Blue Chronophantasma Extend, Guilty Gear XRD, and Super Smash Bros. Watch the best face off against each other, or compete yourself for a chance at some incredible prizes, including Catalyst Mints!

If you find yourself in New Orleans on the weekend of July 29-31, be sure to stop by!

Pokémon GO - Tips, Tricks, and Power Leveling Techniques

Sidewalks, parks, and neighborhoods have been filled with thousands of gamers since last week with the release of Pokémon GO, the new mobile game that allows you to catch the creatures you know and love out in the real world.


How to Get Your Gaming Channel Sponsored

Catalyst Mints is proud to offer a sponsorship program for gamers and gaming channels, but how does sponsorship help you and your gaming career? A gaming sponsorship is a great way to help build your audience as well as monetize the content that you generate. Finding sponsorships and effectively growing your online presence can be difficult and intimidating, but we here at Catalyst Mints hope to demystify some of the jargon and contribute to the gaming community by helping smaller streams and channels reach new heights through sponsorship. We've received a lot of questions regarding gaming sponsorships, and we wanted to address some of the most common inquiries on what companies look for, how to improve your image, how to increase your chances of sponsorship, and how to effectively use your sponsorships once you've got them.

E3 2016 Summary - New Games and New Hardware




As most gamers know, this week was one of the biggest annual events in the industry, the incredible Electronic Entertainment Expo, also known as E3. This gigantic event has been running for decades and has continuously attracted the biggest names in producers, developers, and press. Keeping with tradition, this year’s event had enough information and announcements to make any gamer excited for what’s in store for the future. We’ve got a couple of picks from the show that we’re excited to see, so click on the jump and see what we thought the stars of E3 were.

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