Guitar Effects: An Infographic History and Breakdown

Here is an infographic courtesy of Songsimian.com detailing the history of guitar effects, starting all the way back to the 1930s with Rickenbacker’s Vibrola Spanish Guitar and progressing to the present day.  Along the way, we see iconic guitar-effect breakthroughs like gain and reverb in the 1940s to 1950s’ effects like fuzz and distortion.

History of Poker

While poker originated hundreds of years ago and has grown into popular pastime activity, the history of poker is not as clear or widely known to the general public. To give you an idea of how poker history developed over the years, the folks at My Poker Coaching have created this infographic which will help you see how it grew to what it is today.

UK Theme Parks

The United Kingdom features more than 40 theme parks. From the sprawling 910-acre Alton Towers with its extensive collection of rides to the immensely popular Legoland, each one promises a great day out for the entire family. In terms of visitor numbers, Legoland is the most visited UK theme park, attracting well over 2 million people in 2018. Alton Towers isn’t far behind, drawing more than 2 million visitors. 

Marvel Universe

Marvel Studios have created the most eye-catching characters of the decade. Amadine pays tribute to all-time fan favorites and has created the following infographic which illustrates various data on the most popular heroes and their performance, top box office, interesting facts about movies, and more.

100 TV Shows Ranked by Their Final Episodes

A TV show’s final episode can make or break a series. If the finale doesn’t live up to the expectations of fans and critics, the show’s legacy is tarnished and is often what people will remember the most. Consistent storytelling is key, and shows that maintain that consistency through the course of the series are remembered for it. This infographic ranks 100 of the most popular TV series by the ratings of their final episodes.

The In-Game Evolution of Video Game Characters Over Time

The world of video games has greatly evolved over the past few decades, and so have the video game characters that we’ve all come to know and love. From the Super Mario Brothers to the brutal fighters of the Mortal Kombat and Street Fighter universes, so many characters have gone through some interesting evolutions, to say the least. In this infographic, take a closer look at how 20 notable characters from the world of gaming have changed. 

Best Car Scene Movie Moments

A study of 2,000 film fans by Jardine Motors Group has revealed the Mini chase in the Italian Job is the best car movie scene of all time. The memorable six-minute-long scene, with the three iconic Mini models being pursued by police, rolling down stairs and even scaling buildings, topped the poll.

Gaming and Artificial Intelligence

Mobile games were among the first to bring augmented reality to the mainstream, and artificial intelligence has been an element in games since the beginning. Pinklion.AI explains the rise of mobile gaming, including the rise of consumer spending. What’s your mobile game of choice?

How to Choose the Microphone That Perfectly Suits You

You can be a professional singer, a reporter, an interviewer, a karaoke lover, a podcast maker, and many other things that require the use of a microphone. Each individual voice can sound different depending on the mic you choose. The problem is often how to make the right choice. In the following infographic, explore a number of guidelines that are better to be taken into consideration.

50 Sentient Alien Species of Star Wars

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away … there were a lot of fascinating alien species. One of the most captivating components of the Star Wars universe is the biodiversity of such aliens. Some are adorable, like tree-dwelling teddy bear Ewoks from Endor, while others are not. Learn more about them all with this infographic.