In an interesting move, Microsoft is reportedly set to unleash a subsidized Xbox 360 bundle that will gladly part with retail shelves at $99. The bundle, as reported by, will include a 4GB Xbox 360, Kinect, and a mandatory 2 year contract not unlike that snazzy computer-in-your-pocket referred to as a phone. The idea … Continue reading

The Best ME3 Therapy You’ll See ’til the DLC

I think it’s time. I think it’s time I leave my Mass Effect 3 ending induced stupor and got back to my life and/or other videogames – but it was a difficult journey to get here. I slept all day. I gained five pounds in break-up-like ice cream binges filled with tears for the concluded … Continue reading

The Great Conjunction

  The web has been aflutter with talk about next-gen consoles and what exactly their presence will afford us. A large portion of the gossip pie is focused on the idea that both heavy hitters, Sony and Microsoft, appear to be looking to nip this whole used game nuisance in the bud by only allowing … Continue reading

The End Is The Beginning

March 21, 2012. A day that will surely go down in the annals of video game history when a mob of agitated thumbstick fondlers rose to create such a noise as to make a game development company go back to the drawing board to change their ending on their recently released video game.  Bioware co-founder … Continue reading

They liked Batman before it was cool.

When Gotham City Imposters was announced back at E3, I was more than a little disgruntled. At first glance the game not only looked like just another first person shooter, but one that went and spit all over the Batman license. We all know that Batman is a character that absolutely detests guns; he wants … Continue reading

Winter Games & The Coma Question

There you are. Nestled into the couch-ditch you fashioned yourself from hours of intense suspension. Drink? Check. Snack? Check. Deodorant? Doesn’t matter. Your sense of smell easily takes the back seat and might as well just call in sick today because your eye balls and coordination balls are all that are needed right now. It … Continue reading

Holiday Gift Guide

Recently a coworker of mine had a rather vivid, gruesome dream about Black Friday. In it, the customers were armed with spears, axes, bows and arrows – all of them battling the sales team to the death. We were falling left and right, she said, taking heavy losses store wide. She was dragging the wounded … Continue reading

World of Blackthorne

Phew, what a grueling past couple of weeks I’ve had.  I know you all must be thinking that I had fallen off the face of the planet but allow me to put that fear aside with my next article.  This time of year is by far the worst for a serious game player like myself.  … Continue reading

Livestream: I kill the dragons

Update 3: scratch that, we’ll try to start back up around 11: 30. SEE YOU THEN GUYS. Update 2: looks like we’ll be starting early, and by that I mean NAOW! So come hang out, and check out the game.  Update 1: day one was a lot of fun. I hope you guys can join … Continue reading

Livestream: It’s over 9,000

I just got my hands on the new Dragon Ball Z game, aptly named Dragon Ball Z Ultimate Tenkaichi. As soon as I popped it in Nostalgia rushed over me, and you know what? I’m so excited I wan’t to share all this hair growing, energy blasting, and Krillin, uh…Krillining with you! Come watch me … Continue reading