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4:03 PM on 01.02.2015

My Personal Most Disappointing Games of 2014: Vol. 1

Full disclosure.  I haven't completed all of these games, because I found them so disappointing. 1) Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc I decided to give this a try because of all the high praise I keep seeing for thi...   read

2:13 PM on 01.02.2015

DK King of Swing (Virtual Console)

I decided to pick up this game on Wii U two nights ago, and I seriously cannot stop playing it.  DK King of Swing was originally released on GBA in 2005, but now it's available on the virtual console for $6.99 in NA...   read

2:51 AM on 12.21.2014

Personal Top 10 Games of 2014

2014 was an interesting year of gaming for me.  It was a year of transition, personally, and in gaming.  It was the first year I got a PS4 and tried out "next gen" gaming.  But instead of PS4 leading the w...   read

3:30 PM on 12.03.2014

Re: 25 Invisible Benefits of Gaming While Male

Feminist Frequency has a new video up, so let's break it down and see if any of this is fair criticism and commentary.  One interesting fact about this video is that it has several gaming journalists reading their ...   read

6:10 AM on 11.15.2014

The Young Turks React to Chris Plante (Polygon) - #Cometgate

I thought this was a video that gamers familiar with the gender debates of the last several years would like to see; and need to see.  This is a video from The Young Turks, a liberal, feminist-leaning online news s...   read

4:39 PM on 10.30.2014

Analysis of the Anita/Colbert Interview

I finally found an article with the full interview up and got a chance to watch it.  I was honestly pleasantly surprised by Colbert's questions and I think this was an interesting watch.  This is the kind of qu...   read

3:56 AM on 10.20.2014

A predictable response to political disenfranchisement is anger.

I've been reading about Gamergate and gender / political issues in gaming since the beginning, but for the most part, I've largely done so from the outside looking in.  I don't have a twitter account, and the precis...   read

12:13 AM on 10.05.2014

inFamous: Second Son has One of the Best OSTs of the Year

I was listening to the inFamous Second Son OST today in the car, and I was again struck by just how great it really is.  This is really of the most refereshing and unique OSTs I've heard in quite some time.  It...   read

10:45 AM on 07.29.2013

Why I think Phil Fish has bigoted opinions about gaming

As Phil Fish makes his graceful exit from his career in game design, I feel like a unique opportunity has been created to talk about something that has been plaguing gaming media, and gaming culture for the last 7 years - rac...   read

3:51 PM on 07.02.2013

Keep an Open Mind about GOTY 2013 ... please

I saw this video on IGN yesterday and it struck me as a little sad.  6 months left in 2013, and IGN has GOTY nominations locked already between Bioshock Infinite and The Last of Us (really they're pretty transparent about fav...   read

8:03 PM on 06.21.2013

The Last of Us vs. Nintendo in the Quest for My Money.

This is probably my most random blog post ever, so if you don't want to read a rant and personal anecdote of mine, you can safely move along and not miss anything because that's all this blog post is. So I got The Last of Us...   read

2:09 PM on 12.15.2012

Community Reaction to Gaming Controversies: Violence/Sexism

As we come to the end of 2012, we find our hobby in the midst of another controversy; the claim that playing violent video games leads to violent behavior in real life. This topic has been argued ever since Mortal Kombat hit...   read

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