Just One More Zerg – Nothing Serious #Podcast 104

Don't let childbirth interrupt your video games this week - it's all about priorities. But how great can your priorities be when you'll set yourself on fire for a YouTube video challenge, but can be arrested for doing citizen science? Finally, we talk about the Satanists in Missouri that are fighting for religious exemptions to antiabortion… Continue reading Just One More Zerg – Nothing Serious #Podcast 104

Male Gamers Only?

Male Gamers Only

I typically ignore ads that appear on my own blog. I'm almost blind to such ads, beyond checking for suitably, but this advert for Wartune (an online MMORPG that pays strong fealty to World Of Warcraft and it's ilk) caught my attention. Now, before you say "of course it caught your attention, look at those digital hooters",… Continue reading Male Gamers Only?

Am I “Old Skool” Or Just Old? (Revisited)

It's been eight years, 2 months and 18 days since I first wrote the words below, and it's either a sad commentary on gaming, or perhaps on me, that as I approach 34 years of age (in October) I still lament the state of modern video games as I did when I was a tender 25-year-old.. Of… Continue reading Am I “Old Skool” Or Just Old? (Revisited)

Krispy Kreme S’mores Against Crotch Rot

Krispy Kreme S'mores

Two of the highlights from the BBQ we had at our place last night (besides the pleasure of having our awesome friends over)... Ryan made the most awesome Krispy Kreme s'mores made with donuts, marshmallows and peanut butter cups (full instructions on how to make them yourself here...) After stuffing ourselves with those, we then played the… Continue reading Krispy Kreme S’mores Against Crotch Rot

Arrived In The Mail: Halo Combat Evolved Anniversary Edition

Halo Combat Evolved Anniversary Edition

Courtesy of my beautiful wife - Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary! Can you guess what I'll be doing while Sara and the girls are at the cinema watching sparkly vampires at midnight? I can't believe it's been 10 years since I first played this. I feel old now, but not so old that I can't kick… Continue reading Arrived In The Mail: Halo Combat Evolved Anniversary Edition

I May Enroll In the University Of Illinois Just To Play This

I so need this game and the screen. No, really, you don't understand... I NEED IT!! Need... Neeeed.... I mean, who's ass do I have to shove my nose up in order to get access to that screen? BTW, don't you love how they brought a girl in to play for the video? As if that… Continue reading I May Enroll In the University Of Illinois Just To Play This

Epic Upgrades? Women And Gaming

Taki Soul Calibur 4

As both Sara and I enjoyed playing Soul Calibur 2, we picked up a copy Soul Calibur IV for the X-Box 360 at GameStop yesterday. We didn't do any research into it, just going on the strength of the fun we had playing Soul Calibur 2 together. Both of us were aware of the rather revealing… Continue reading Epic Upgrades? Women And Gaming