Gieson Cacho, East Bay Times

Gieson Cacho

East Bay Times

Berkeley, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • East Bay Times
  • San Jose Mercury News
Past:
  • Pioneer Press
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel
  • Military.com
  • Vallejo Times-Herald
  • The Daily Democrat
  • The Oakland Press
  • The Morning Sun
  • Oakland Tribune

Recent articles by Gieson:

Photos: Remembering the late Oakland A’s legend Ray Fosse through the years

Longtime Athletics broadcaster and catcher Ray Fosse died Wednesday. He was 74. → Read More

Review: ‘Kena: Bridge of Spirits’ a polished but imperfect debut by Ember Lab

‘Zelda’-like adventure ‘Kena: Bridge of Spirits’ has ‘Pixar’-like graphics backed by good gameplay and level design. → Read More

Nintendo Direct surprises everyone with ‘Mario’ movie cast, new ‘Kirby’ game

Although gamers came to see ‘Kirby and the Forgotten Land’ and ‘Bayonetta 3,’ Nintendo threw everyone a curve ball with Chris Pratt as Mario in the upcoming film. → Read More

Preview: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ magically captures teamwork in a single-player game

Eidos-Montreal's version of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" is different from the film but it appears to have the essence family and teamwork in the game. → Read More

Stunning photos show drought’s impact on huge California reservoir

Before and after pictures show how the historic drought in the Golden State has dropped water levels in San Luis Reservoir to levels last seen during the 2015 drought. → Read More

Before and after: See the impact of the California drought on San Luis Reservoir

Before and after pictures show how the historic drought in the Golden State has dropped water levels in San Luis Reservoir to levels last seen during the 2015 drought. → Read More

Review: With ‘Deathloop,’ Arkane creates a game you want stuck on repeat

PlayStation 5 video game puts players in the shoes of Colt Vaughn who must solve a mystery behind a time loop. → Read More

Review: XRound’s Aero wireless earbuds offer a great bang for the buck

Gaming headset has a small form factor that works on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch and PC. It also features a great MyTunes app for mobile gaming. → Read More

Preview: ‘Psychonauts 2’ is a sequel the cult classic deserves, 16-year wait and all

Double Fine polishes the mechanics and creates an imaginative adventure that's wraps up the adventures of Rasputin 'Raz' Aquato. → Read More

‘Pokemon Go’ analysis: After backlash, Niantic announces new initiatives to foster communication

'Pokemon Go' executive producer Steve Wang and Niantic team will begin publishing a developer diary, set up regular talks with community leaders and other improvements after backlash to the reduction of interaction distance in popular mobile game. → Read More

Preview: The idea of ‘Lost in Random’ sprouted from a painting

Zoink Games 'Nightmare before Christmas'-inspired game, 'Lost in Random,' harnesses the team's creativity for maximum effect creating a compelling world and an inventive combat system. → Read More

Photos: Afghanistan reels after suicide bombing attack near airport

At least 12 U.S. troops and 60 Afghans were killed in a coordinated assault believed to be by the Islamic State group. → Read More

Niantic reverses ‘Pokemon Go’ decision and returns 80-meter interaction distance

Move to return to the pandemic 80m interaction distance is a response to the outrage when Niantic reverted to the 40 meter distance this month. It sparked the ire of its "Pokemon Go" community. → Read More

Preview: ‘Riders Republic’ adapts ‘Forza Horizon’ formula to extreme sports

Ubisoft Annecy finds direction for its extreme sports game, "Riders Republic," by following a path set by Playground Games' "Forza Horizon" franchise → Read More

Photos: Giants had some spectacular plays in close loss to Mets in extra innings

The San Francisco Giants couldn’t pull out another close game Wednesday in 6-2 loss to the New York Mets. Giants manager Gabe Kapler used his entire bullpen and a few spectacular fielding pla… → Read More

Review: Daring storytelling makes ‘Road 96’ a border trip worth taking

Digixart's "Road 96" creates a narrative-driven video game where choices matter and players take procedurally generated paths. → Read More

Impressions: How Astro Gaming x Timbuk2 collaboration bags fit in real life

The CS03 Crossbody Sling and the BP35 Gaming Backpack have Timbuk2 quality with Astro's gamer-centric design, → Read More

2021 has no game of the summer but these projects are worth a look

‘Pokemon Unite,’ ‘Knockout City’ and ‘The Ascent’ offer fun diversions during the warmer months. → Read More

Preview: Everything you need to know about ‘Avengers’ War for Wakanda expansion

Crystal Dynamics’ expansion to ‘Marvel’s Avengers’ has 25 hours of content and ninth hero in Black Panther. Also yes, Spider-Man is still coming. → Read More

Preview: Everything you need to know about ‘Avengers’ War for Wakanda expansion

Crystal Dynamics’ expansion to ‘Marvel’s Avengers’ has 25 hours of content and ninth hero in Black Panther. Also yes, Spider-Man is still coming. → Read More