RIP Ralph Baer
I really, really hate writing obits. I really do. But I take it as a personal honor to be able to say good things about the men and women I respect, whether in this industry or just in my life, and Ralph Baer is the reason all of this exists in the first...
First GR T-Shirt Spotted In The Wild
GR reader Terry sent me this pic of his customized GR shirt, which gives me a great idea. I have a $100 Amazon gift certificate for whoever sends me the most awesome pic of someone wearing a GR shirt this summer.
Vox Pop (Feb. 2010)
"I know a lot of people are thanking their saviors for knowing that there won't be another 5-7 Activision-based music games to emerge in 2010, but I may be one of the very few who see this as the beginning of the death of one of my favorite genres.&q
Children's Choir Sings Still Alive
No video game ending in recent memory has had as an emotional effect on me as the ending to Portal. Sadness and hilarity combine with LED lights and the coolest music teacher ever.