Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Reptilian Sorcerers of Video Gaming

As webmaster of this prestigious website I have access to all sorts of information about my readership, probably more than people would be comfortable giving out. Thanks to tools like Google Analytics and WordPress Jetpack, I have more viewer secrets … Continue reading

Comedy, Personal Life, Video Gaming

An Actually Good Lord of the Rings Game!

This is going to be an unconventional article. My site isn’t a parenting blog and I usually have no patience for the wacky antics of children, but I thought it was hilarious that my ten year old nephew could write … Continue reading

Adventure, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Guest Article, Lord of the Rings, RPG or thereabouts, Video Gaming, Zane Laughead

Seiken Densetsu 3

Guest article by Matt Hobbs ********** “A lost masterpiece.” “A forgotten classic.” “One of the best games ever.” Hyperbole, often fueled by raw nostalgia, overused around the internet to describe so many “underrated” games (which as we’ve discussed before, often … Continue reading

Animu, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Guest Article, Matt Hobbs, Music, RPG or thereabouts, Video Gaming

6 More Video Game Memes I Actually Like

I know I have an excessively negative attitude. You can’t make it as an internet tough guy if you don’t. But my internet doctor said I should write more about things I genuinely enjoy, both for my health and so … Continue reading

Comedy, Memes, Video Gaming

Torchlight II: Better than Diablo III

Have you played Diablo II? Then you know how to play Torchlight II. The former was clearly the latter’s inspiration, and everything in it—from looting to the skill trees to the interface—is copied directly from Diablo II. It is no … Continue reading

Exploring Stuff, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, RPG or thereabouts, Video Gaming

5 Gaming Crossovers I’d Like to See

Crossover video games are usually a quickly churned-out gimmick intended to capitalize on two separate franchises. Junk food gaming for that quick fix. Occasionally the results are interesting, but there is the potential for so much more. If Disney and … Continue reading

Animu, Beat-Em-Up, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Fighting Games, League of Legends, RPG or thereabouts, Shmups, Video Gaming

Riot Games is Incompetent.

I’ve written about League of Legends a few times in the past. I obviously enjoy playing the game even though its userbase is horrible and its creators have a history of making bafflingly bad decisions. Last Saturday, Riot had some … Continue reading

Fantasy/Sci-Fi, League of Legends, Online Gaming, Video Gaming

Ramblings: Cheap Flash Games

[oqeygallery id=3]   The other day I was reading about and laughing at FATAL, the horrible tabletop RPG for sociopathic lunatics, because I like to search out the worst things on the internet. I noticed that their website had lapsed … Continue reading

Kusoge, Ramblings, Video Gaming

SaGa Frontier

I think it was in one of the early Dragon Quest games where your character plays a slot machine and automatically wins. Whoever was in charge of that decision understood that games don’t have to be antagonistic towards the player. … Continue reading

Animu, Exploring Stuff, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, RPG or thereabouts, Video Gaming