Category Archives: Games

Digital mana.

There have historically been some major disadvantages with the distribution of game software via download. You have no physical discs, so you’ve got nothing to sell when you’re done with the game. It takes a while to download gigabytes of … Continue reading

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R.I.P. — Duke Nukem

I’ve got fond memories of Duke Nukem 3D. The multiplayer was a thing of beauty — especially the Remote Taunting System. Basically, you could record your own sound files and share them with your buddies… then, when you kill them, … Continue reading

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Fun yet?

GTA IV is an amazing piece of art, but only a good game. There was a period of about a month between the time that I first got to the final mission to the time when I finally beat the final … Continue reading

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Yeah, it’s that good.

Currently, life is interfering with my ability to spend more time playing Grand Theft Auto IV. I start summer break in about a week, which will help.   If you don’t have a PS3 or (preferably) an Xbox 360, go … Continue reading

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Frak Me

Big shock here: I’m a geek. As such, I carry a torch for the new incarnation of Battlestar Galactica. Any good geek should.   So when XBLA offers a download of a BSG game, you know I’m there. Bad reviews … Continue reading

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Crysis of epic proportions

If you haven’t had a chance to check out the Crysis demo yet, be sure to try it. If nothing else, it’ll make you laugh about how out-of-date your new computer is.   Seriously, the most powerful video cards out … Continue reading

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Hype-o 3

There’s no possible way that Halo 3 could have lived up to the hype. After all the 9/10 and 10/10 reviews, I had to fight to keep my expectations down. If you ignore the hype, the single-player experience is fine. … Continue reading

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