On small farewells
Hello people I know and people I do not know, people with whom I have interacted at some point and people who happen to be here for a random reason involving boredom. read more...
Posted on Tuesday, October 14 2014
A Brief Response to a Recent Upset
The recent dustup between pissed off gamers of various stripes and pissed off journalists of various stripes has left me cold. Commentary is solidly locked into... read more...
Posted on Tuesday, October 7 2014
Investigation: EA Floods Social Media Accounts with Bots, Fake Praise
Disclaimer: I posted this piece back in March of 2013, as an investigative piece on the now defunct website Blistered Thumbs. While the information may be old, the... read more...
Posted on Thursday, October 2 2014
I had planned to write something about the Borderlands series, but that will have to wait. I have something I need to get off my chest first. It's very personal... read more...
Posted on Thursday, September 25 2014
Ninja Storm Revolution: Initial Thoughts (Not a Review)
Background: I own and have completed every entry in the Ninja Storm series, so there is inherent bias but luckily this isn’t a review. These are just my thoughts... read more...
Posted on Friday, September 19 2014
A Letter to the Big “N"
I have and will continue to have a place in my heart for Nintendo. In fact, my first console was a Super Nintendo. The video game market has changed drastically... read more...
Posted on Friday, September 12 2014
Why the future of single player games should be offline
Why the future of single-player games should be offline. Chances are, during the last few days you might have noticed some difficulty playing your online game of choice. read more...
Posted on Wednesday, September 3 2014
10 PS4 Games That Were Bestsellers Before Even Being Released
Since game design is a business, I decided to see what's really selling well for the PS4. I did this search a week ago, and at the time, out of the top 20 bestsellers... read more...
Posted on Wednesday, August 27 2014
RIP Robin Williams (1951-2014)
Robin Williams (1951-2014) Robin Williams was an absolutely exceptional comedian, talented actor, and holder of a special place in video game history: He was the first really famous gamer I know of. read more...
Posted on Thursday, August 14 2014
Why EA Access is the Best Value Out There
Here we go again. Electronic Arts, why do you constantly make it so easy to poke fun at you for dumb business moves. I mean, this whole EA Access thing looks&hellip... read more...
Posted on Monday, August 4 2014
Call of Duty will never be the same
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation... read more...
Posted on Monday, July 28 2014
Why Sunset Overdrive Can Go Suck A Lemon
Yesterday, while cleaning up my media center, I found my copy of Ratchet & Clank: Into The Nexus, which I bought sometime before Christmas last year. I had been... read more...
Posted on Monday, July 14 2014
Where Did Makoto Go?
Meet Makoto. Like any character from an RPG, Makoto has his own quirks to stand out in his game, Enchanted Arms. For Makoto, he is a support character who uses the... read more...
Posted on Monday, July 7 2014