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4:24 PM on 06.28.2010

The waiting is the hardest part [Loading Screens]

I had popped in Fallout 3, waiting for initial hard drive install to finish up when I started thinking. The entire process took about five minutes, but in that time, I realized the importance of loading screens/time and how t...   read

5:10 PM on 06.24.2010

I'm not a gamer, I just complain like one

Yesterday, I wrote a comment on one of the cblogs that I couldn't be a fanboy, because I don't even bother playing video games. Written in jest, I came to the realization how much truth there actually was in my statement for ...   read

2:32 PM on 06.13.2010

You be Russia, I'll be 'Merica [the gaming cold war]

There's an arms race going on. A new cold war on the technological front, and its taking place on the consoles. Except, its not the consoles themselves facing off, its the software companies. Skyrocketing development costs, ...   read

12:56 PM on 05.31.2010

Take a minute and raise a glass

Woke up this morning ready to play video games. I wanted to shoot some rival factions in MAG. I wanted to get a couple more levels in Super Mario Galaxy 2. I wanted to suffer through the single player campaign of Section 8 be...   read

12:21 PM on 04.02.2010

Scratching that Itch

My intentions were honest and pure of heart in the beginning. Having just been gifted an Xbox, and spending fifty bucks on a Ps2 from craigslist, I had completed the holy trinity of consoles [I already was a proud owner of a...   read

10:15 PM on 07.14.2009

The Siren's Song- My Return to Animal Crossing

So I have this pile of games that are just yearning for me to continue. What to pick I ask myself. And then, it called out to me, like a neglected child that once stood tall as the son of a proud father before new and better ...   read

1:15 PM on 07.02.2009

My First Affair

I didnít know it then, but the following experience would be the first in many affairs that I would have in my life. I was naÔve, and didnít think there was anything wrong in what I was doing. In the present day, with so many...   read

1:07 PM on 06.29.2009

Cooperation in Co-op? What's that?

So there you are, breathing heavily, scanning the alley in front of you, looking out for any signs of zombies. You think to yourself, ďMy teammates are counting on me. Donít screw this up.Ē And then, something clicks. You say...   read

9:54 PM on 06.10.2009

Difficulty in Games? That's Easy.

Like many of you growing up, I was only able to afford a new game every so often, and so each purchase was a special experience. The back of the box usually had a fantastic description of the game, tickling my still young and...   read

1:18 PM on 05.26.2009

Work Bathrooms (NVGR)

Seeing as how the forums are broken, I would post this here instead. The bathroom at my work sucks. And stinks. And is located in the worst possible location. It is RIGHT NEXT to the office kitchen. Yeah, and the vent that s...   read

1:09 PM on 05.14.2009

Aversion to Sports Games

When I was about 6 years old, my dad took all of us to the local Target. This was right after Chinese News Year, and I had a pocket full of money just itching to be spent on the next NES game. Beyond Transformers and toy sold...   read

11:38 AM on 05.06.2009

Other Worlds Than These: Hong Kong, 1987

My wristwatch alarm rings at the same time every morning at 7:45. It's so early, yet I know I have plenty to do and should probably get out of bed. I check my notebook and try to remember all the things I found out yesterda...   read

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