In elementary school, I was diagnosed with ADHD. Most of you are aware of ADHD. Hyperactivity and difficulty focusing were my primary symtoms. I was nuts as a kid, bouncing off walls and going crazy were common feats for me...
The Electronic Entertainment Expo is one massive advertisement. That's not an insult, its an aspect of business. The games "journalists" go there to gain info on all the latest games, which they then show to their readers. ...
In 2006, a good friend of mine showed me the Destructoid review of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess. Some douche-nozzle gave it a 4.0. Twilight Princess was my game of the year. This man is obviously insane. To give s...
Dead Space was a survival-horror game released in 2008. It received critical acclaim for its utilization of different aspects of a wide variety of previous horror games to create an experience unlike any other game.
I like the music in the 3D Sonic games. There, I said it. For ages while playing Sonic Adventure for the first time, I found myself singing Open Your Heart constantly. At least until Sonic and the Secret Rings, they endeare...
Late 2007, I was starting in a new mechanical drawing class. Being the lazy jerk that I am, I needed websites that were not subject to my school's IP blocker. I checked out some blogs to find one that would work. Joystiq, Ko...
A while back I stated that I was doing a survival-horror rant. I said that I was going to be primarily focusing on the zombie area of the genre. Now the whole reason that I decided to write this rant, is because I had recei...
After having an extensive debate with some opinionated minds over in the Steamtoid Group chat about survival-horror games, I have decided to put my (sometimes controversial-Dead Space is mediocre IMHO) thoughts about said gen...
Okay, this is less of a rant and more along the lines of me looking for second opinions about a particular method of extending replay value and lasting appeal.
The storyline in Gunstar Super Heroes is not particularly uniq...
If you were on the Dtoid Steam chat tonight, you might have noticed a few people mentioning a podcast. Well thanks to the very professional SPNKr, Doomsday Forte, Zeta Crossfire, Ckarasu, l0cke and my horrible, horrible voi...
Gaming has become varied to the point where almost any kind of experience can be replicated or adapted to interactive entertainment. We have reached the point where the medium includes space operas, war stories, and even s...
I enjoy survival horror. Simply put: I enjoy the thrill of having the hordes of zombies and ghoulies running after me with their mindsets focused on my destruction with just the right creepy atmosphere to keep me on my toes...
About VGFreak1225 One of us since 9:39 AM on 10.04.2007
So, you've found me. Welcome to my residence on our fair site. I'm your local ADD/Asperger's Syndrome-affected former Nintendo fanboy. Computer Science student (major pending) and adamandant Wii supporter. (Not that I don't love my other consoles)
(There'll be a photo of me here at some point.)
Franchises I love:
The Legend of Zelda
Gears of War
Left 4 Dead
Games I'm playing now (Several of them on and off):
Tatsunoko VS. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars
Left 4 Dead 2
Team Fortress 2
Mega Man 2,9
Golden Sun: The Lost Age
New Super Mario Bros. Wii