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4:18 PM on 07.18.2014

Fighting Death

This morning I woke up to find an email from my dad saying that my Uncle Frank, my mom's brother, had passed away. This comes just a few days over 3 years after my mom's death and.. well, frankly.. I know less to do about thi...   read

1:21 AM on 05.11.2014

10 Things to Hate About Myself: A BoomingEchoes After School Special

This has taken me all week to write, far longer then it should have, so I'm going to just fling this out there and hope it skips. This took so long because a lot of the subjects that make me, me, are a real downer (You've b...   read

1:21 AM on 12.08.2013

My Most Hated Character Of The Year: GTA V's Franklin

Franklin.. Oh Franklin.. If videogame characters were bicycle wheels, you'd be the big, deflated, third one. If this were a big wheel, you'd make a kid cry... I started to write this in response to the Destructoid communit...   read

12:14 AM on 12.08.2013

My Favorite New Character Of The Year: Lara Croft

I started to write this in response to the Destructoid community casting call for the same subject, but both life and my fickle health made me take more of a detour then I wished, and I missed the boat. But screw it, I'm ty...   read

5:15 PM on 11.27.2013

How I Only Payed $568 For My $793 Next Gen Experience.

I got all of this (and then some) for $568: That's $225 savings, just from a little smart shopping and some pretty simple planning ahead. The Shopping list: PS4: 399.99 Dual Shock 4 Controller: $59.99 Playstation Cam...   read

2:44 PM on 11.26.2013

Zombie Survival Kit: A Thank You Wrapped In An Homage To Text Adventures

(Note: If this isn't showing up very well for you, I invite you to check it out on my blog. PS: I may be changing my blogs name when I get t...   read

7:29 PM on 11.08.2013

I'm a Little Embarrassed to be a Gamer Right Now.

Last night Markus "Notch" Persson, creator of Minecraft, appeared on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and, generally this is a win for the videogame world in it's own cheeky way. Notch wasn't really there to plug hi...   read

6:38 PM on 10.19.2013

Question: What's Your Next Gen Resolution?

Not the lines for next gen consoles... Maybe... So the next generation of console gaming is about a month away, give or take a few days, and a sudden question popped into my head after peeling my ass out of bed today: Since...   read

6:03 PM on 09.02.2013

Quick Reviews: The KetchUp

Weiner It's Labor Day and I'm not the type grill and have a party. Being deficient both with a grill and socially, its just not in the card for me no matter what day it is. So I much rather be lazy, sit down and play a vide...   read

5:06 PM on 08.31.2013

Wii U Price Drop: A Thing I Have Thoughts On

Not the hands of an Ambassador I was one of the people highly pissed off by the 3DS price drop and subsequent ambassador program. There was very little about the situation that any one could say to console me before the gam...   read

6:30 PM on 08.29.2013

Nintendo 2DS: A Thing I Have Thoughs On

Yesterday Nintendo announced their next handheld, another iteration of the 3DS that is actually has no 3D at all named... Wait for it... The 2DS. Yes, the 2DS. This is not a joke. The handheld that takes all the goodness...   read

2:21 PM on 08.26.2013

Give Or Not To Give, Should Origin Really Be The Question?

Over a period of time now The Humble Bundle, the pay-what-you-want storefront that offers amazing exclusive, timed, bundles of well know and not so well known indie games, has also been doing bundles devoted to bigger develo...   read

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