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Mirror's Edge Demo Impressions

Yesterday the Mirror�s Edge demo was released on the PS3 and I�m pretty sure I was one of the first people in the world to begin downloading it. This is probably because when I got home yesterday I was checking the PSN store almost every...

 
 
 

My first 1000 point Achievement Game!

After owning my XBOX360 for around 10 months, I finally earned my first 1000 point achievement score in a game tonight. This is a pretty big deal for me considering I don't have a single friend who has actually done this yet on any XBOX3...

 
 
 

The Dragon's Den - My Gaming Setup

I realized this weekend that I have been a community member on Dtoid for over 5 months now and I still haven't posted any real pictures of my gaming setup/bachelor pad. Well I just asked my girlfriend to move in with me, so on November 1...

 
 
 

New Diablo 3 Class Revealed: The Wizard

Blizzard has just announed the newest Diablo III class, The Wizard. There isn't much information out on this class yet, but Joystiq has a new screen shot of the class as well as a video up on their site. You can check all that out below. ...

 
 
 

Contest: Win a LBP Beta Key Tonight!

So thanks to Takeshi I have come into posession of a Little Big Planet Beta Key that I do not need. I want to give it away and I want to do so before the end of the night, so I'm going to hold an easy short contest. CONTEST DESCRIPTION If...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Remembering how I spent 9/11/2001 (NVGR)

I remember I was sleeping, and the phone kept ringing off the hook, trying it’s hardest to wake me up with its bland mono-tone ring. It was the morning of Tuesday, September 11th, 2001 and I was a 21 year old college senior who was just ...

 
 
 

New "Quantum of Solace" movie trailer

If you are a Bond fan like me, then you should be extremely interested in this new trailer for the next Bond film coming out soon, Quantum of Solace. This is the last full length trailer that will be shown before the movie comes out, and i...

 
 
 

Random Musings of a Dragon

It’s been a couple of weeks since I posted anything on my blog, and this is mainly because there really just isn’t much to post about. The video game industry is kind of in a lull right now, with not many interesting news stories or bi...

 
 
 
 
 

Where do dragons work? (My new work office)

Most of you don’t know what I do for a living, so let me give you a brief description. I’m an electrical engineer who works for a high performance analog company as an IC Designer in the field of notebook computer power electronics. I...

 
 
 

Scary Wet Cat is Scary ... and Wet ...

So I was driving home from work today, and the next thing I know I'm driving right behind a truck with one of the funniest advertisements I had ever seen. I happened to have my digital camera in the car with me, so I took it out and took a...

 
 
 

"Where's Yojimbo?" - An Epic True Story

So last Sunday 8 of us set out on an epic adventure to take on the demonic forces of evil in Diablo 2. Our fearless leader was the one and only Yojimbo. He is the old man who needs no introduction. His beard has more experience playin...

 
 
 

Instant Replay: "Forced Addiction"

This month’s Monthly Musing is about the replay value of games, and what it is about the games you love that brings you back to play them over and over. It’s not a shock then that so far most people, like Yojimbo, have written very pos...

 
 
 

Going Beyond the Game

The more and more time I spend at Destructoid with my fellow hardcore gamers, the more I start to ask myself, what does it mean to be a hardcore gamer? Is it about how many hours a day you spend playing video games? It is about how many s...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

My Video Gaming Green Thumb

I think it’s very safe to say that my thumbs are the most important parts of my body when it comes to gaming. Over the years my thumbs have enabled me to make Mario jump, to make Samus Aran do a screw attack, to make Solid Snake strangle...

 
 
 
 

Live Dinosaur Spotted in LA !!!

This just in ... a live dinosaur has been spotted in the Los Angeles Museum of Natural History. The dinosaur was first sighted today by a group of young children who were visiting the musuem. He, or she, appeared to be a friendly carnivou...

 
 
 
 

Prince of Persia Trailer is Jaw Dropping

I don't know who the company is that Ubisoft pays to make their game trailers, but they know how to make game trailers that are absolutely amazing. This new trailer for Prince of Persia is just incredibly jaw dropping. Everything from the...

 
 
 

ScrewAttack's Top 10 OMGWTF Moments

So after ScrewAttack's last top 10 attempt in which they tried to name and order the best FPSs, they are at it again taking on another controversial subject, the best OMGWTF moments in gaming. The interesting thing is that they decided to ...

 
 

About SilverDragon1979one of us since 10:29 AM on 05.30.2008

Name: Shawn
Age: 37
Location: Raleigh, NC


*Senior Writer at GamerLimit.com.

*Follow me on Twitter: Shawne1979

*Official member of the Cblogs Recap team.



Systems Currently Owned:
- PS4, PS4 Pro, Xbox Obe, 3DS, XBOX360, PS3, PSPgo, PS2, Wii, GameCube, DS, SNES, NES, NES Classic

Games I'm Currently Playing:
- Random Stuff

Game Reviews:
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2
- Metroid: Other M
- Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty
- Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands
- God of War 3
- Blaster Master Overdrive
- Dark Void
- Ratchet and Clank Future: A Crack in Time
- LEGO Rock Band
- Borderlands (PC)
- Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- Dead Space: Extraction
- Darkest of Days
- The Beatles: Rock Band
- Shadow Complex
- Shatter

Front Paged
1) The Start of the Affair: Civilization
2) Feel the Hatred: The onslaught of Fall/Winter game releases
3) Halo-Life: Call of TurokShock - The Best FPS you Never Played

My Favorite Entries
1) My introduction post. Get to know me if you dare!
2) The Dragon's Den - My Gaming Setup
3) The Dragon's Lair - My New Office
4) The 12 Days of Destructoid Christmas

When it comes to video games I am obsessive-compulsive about beating them. If I start a game I must finish it. No matter how bad, or how hard it is I will not rest until the ending credits have rolled across the screen. Like Bruce Hornsby says ... that's just the way it is!

Games Beaten/Played Recently (in chronological order):
- Super Mario Odyssey
- Metroid: Samus Returns
- Dark Souls 3
- Batman: Arkham Knight
- Superhot
- The Last of Us: Left Behind
- Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
- Blaster Master Zero
- Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
- Final Fantasy VI Advance
- Ratchet and Clank
- Titanfall 2
- Zelda II
- Gears of War 4
- No Man's Sky
- DOOM
- Inside
- Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
- Overwatch
- Bloodborne
- Rise of the Tomb Raider
- The Witness
- Firewatch
- Downwell
- XCOM 2
- Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
- Starcraft 2: Legacy of the Void
- Halo 5
- Heroes of the Storm (level 40)
- You Must Build a Boat
- Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes
- The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
- Pikmin 3
- Grow Home
- Ori and the Blind Forest
- Volgarr the Viking
- Axiom Verge
- Metal Gear Rising: Revengence
- Sunset Overdrive
- Bayonetta 2
- Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition
- Far Cry 4
- Shadow of Modor
- Civilization: Beyond Earth
- The Walking Dead: Season 2
- Destiny
- Transistor
- Wolfenstein: The New Order
- Shovel Knight
- Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag
- Rayman Legends
- Fire Emblem: Awakening
- Strider
- Infamous: Second Son
- Titanfall
- Broken Age (Part 1)
- Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon
- Guacamelee
- The Stanley Parable
- DMC: Devil May Cry
- Papers, Please
- The Walking Dead: 400 Days
- Gone Home
- Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons
- Super Mario 3D World
- The Swapper
- Need for Speed: Rivals
- The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds
- Killzone: Shadow Fall
- Resogun
- Hotline Miami
- Grand Theft Auto 5
- Super Mario 3D Land
- Saints Row IV
- Rogue Legacy
- Saints Row: The Third
- The Last of Us
- God of War: Ascension
- Aliens: Infestation
- AntiChamber
- Tomb Raider
- The Room
- Bioshock Infinite
- Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm
- Bastion
- Far Cry 3
- XCOM: Enemy Unknown
- Assassin's Creed 3
- Mark of the Ninja
- The Walking Dead: Episode 5
- Spec Ops: The Line
- Halo 4
- The Walking Dead: Episode 4
- Need for Speed: Most Wanted
- The Walking Dead: Episode 3
- Borderlands 2
- The Walking Dead: Episode 2
- Darksiders 2
- Dust: An Elysian Tale
- Resistance 3
- Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
- The Walking Dead: Episode 1
- SSX
- From Dust
- Assassin's Creed: Revelations
- Diablo 3
- Fez
- Journey
- Mass Effect 3
- Batman: Arkham City
- Gears of War 3
- Rayman Origins
- Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood
- Bulletstorm
- Dead Space 2
- Portal 2
- Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
- Donkey Kong Country Returns
- Back to the Future: Episode 1
- Ghostbusters: The Video Game
- Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit
- Enslaved: Pigsy's Perfect 10
- Enslaved: Odyssey to the West
- Call of Duty: Black Ops
- Dragon Age: Origins
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2
- Halo: Reach
- Metroid: Other M
- Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty
- Super Mario Galaxy 2
- Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands
- Final Fantasy 13
- God of War 3
- Battlefield: Bad Company 2
- Bioshock 2
- Blaster Master Overdrive
- Mass Effect 2
- Dark Void
- Darksiders
- Assassin's Creed II
- Batman: Arkham Asylum
- Ratchet and Clank Future: A Crack in Time
- Modern Warfare 2
- LEGO Rock Band
- God of War: Chains of Olympus
- Borderlands
- Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- Dead Space: Extraction
- Halo 3: ODST
- Darkest of Days
- The Beatles: Rock Band
- Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
- Shadow Complex
- Resistance 2
- MadWorld
- Shatter
- Bionic Commando
- X-Men Origins: Wolverine
- Gears of War 2
- Beyond Good and Evil
- Dead Space
- Prince of Persia & Epilogue DLC
- Ratchet and Clank Future: Search for Booty
- Killzone 2
- Shadow of the Colossus
- Flower
- Fallout 3
- LEGO Star Wars: TCS
- Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
- Mirror's Edge
- Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed
- Mega Man 9
- Mario Galaxy
- God of War 2
- Gears of War
- Metal Gear Solid 4
- Grand Theft Auto 4
- Bioshock
- Assassin's Creed
- Halo 3
- Forza Motorsport 2
- Mass Effect
- Heavenly Sword
- Ratchet and Clank Future: TOD
- Portal
- Resistance: FOM
- Metal Gear Solid 3
- God of War
- Metroid Prime 2

Backlog (Games I own but haven't played):
- Skyrim
- Forza 4
- Supreme Commander 2
- The Last Remnant
- Quantum Conundrum
- Hitman: Blood Money
- Rage
- Sleeping Dogs
- Civilization V
- The Binding of Isaac
- Far Cry 2
- Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
- Brutal Legend
- Infamous
- Deus Ex: Human Revolution
- Resident Evil 5
- The Longest Journey
- Just Cause
- Just Cause 2
- Half Life 2
- The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher's Bay
- The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena
- Red Faction Guerilla
- Metroid Prime 3
- Dragon Age 2

 
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