Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Cat Lady – Flawed, But Amazing

Guest article by Brian G. Wood. He also has a pretty rad book on Amazon, you should buy it. ********** The Cat Lady – Flawed, But Amazing This review will contain minor spoilers for The Cat Lady. If you are … Continue reading

Adventure, Brian G. Wood, Guest Article, Horror, Video Gaming

Ban Everything You Don’t Like

Ban Everything You Don’t Like I lived in England for a while. Over there there’s this implicit understanding that all politicians are selfish and corrupt and that any time spent watching them babble on TV is only to laugh at … Continue reading

Politics, Video Gaming

Why Can’t We Have Nice Controllers?

Why Can’t We Have Nice Controllers? As a fan of the Street Fighter series I wish there were more controllers available that have six face buttons. None of the controllers from major companies and very few third-party controllers have what … Continue reading

Hardware, Ramblings, Video Gaming

GameCenter CX

GameCenter CX is a Japanese TV show about a man who plays video games, mostly 80s and early 90s games for the Famicom/Nintendo Entertainment System. It stars comedian Shinya Arino in his quest to play and complete old games (easy … Continue reading

Comedy, Video Gaming

Frog Fractions and Multi-Genre Games

Frog Fractions and Multi-Genre Games SPOILERS AHEAD Frog Fractions is a browser-based flash game that initially appears to be about completing simple actions (a frog eating bugs) to teach players about fractions and mathematics. However, this premise is quickly revealed … Continue reading

Adventure, Comedy, Shmups, This isn't just a video game this is ART you wouldn't understand it you plebian filth, Video Gaming

Megaman: Day in the Limelight 2 is Even Better

Megaman: Day in the Limelight 2 is Even Better Megaman: Day in the Limelight is an excellent fan game and well worth your time. It incorporated everything enjoyable about the Mega Man series in a fashion superior to many of … Continue reading

Platformer, Video Gaming

Megaman: Day in the Limelight — ROM Hacks Done Right

Megaman: Day in the Limelight — ROM Hacks Done Right What makes a good ROM hack? The answer is probably the same as the answer to “what makes a good video game sequel?” Remove the things that hold it back, … Continue reading

Platformer, Video Gaming

Thoughts on League of Legends Season 3

Shaking Up the Meta A season in League of Legends is an arbitrary period of time of about one year. It begins with major changes to many aspects of the game (aside from the usual periodic patches) and ends with … Continue reading

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

The Top 10 Best Video Game Videos of 2012

The Top 10 Best Video Game Videos of 2012 I know that I spoke previously of the pointlessness of Top Whatever lists, but they bring in the traffic, so I’m gonna be a total hypocrite and present the best video … Continue reading

Comedy, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, First-Person, Politics, Video Gaming