It has come to my attention that I have a problem. I own an immense amount of games through steam and still have nothing to play. Over half of the games I own on steam aren’t even downloaded this is mostly due to my slow internet connection but its partially…Read More »
When a friend asked me some time ago if I would be interested in writing for his gaming blog, I was intrigued. I am a writer, after all, and a gamer, and to bring those two together seemed like a great idea.
So I started writing, and using his suggestion, I…Read More »
Gaming communities are where players go to play, interact with or communicate with other players who share the same interests. These can be clans, actual communities, servers, forum boards or any combination in-between. As players being socializing with one another they often find other players who share similar interests which allow…Read More »
I have been working on a few projects on my computer lately and noticed that I don’t have enough monitor space. I currently have two 23′ monitors and could get another four. I am trying not to get another one simply because at some point I will have to upgrade…Read More »
You may have noticed that I haven’t really posted that much these last few days. Well I had a traumatic experience that is going to take awhile to recover from. I had no internet for an entire ten hours. I know what you’re thinking: “That is terrible” or more likely…Read More »
I want to explore some concepts of gaming in a series of articles about what I see as important aspects of any game. The first will focus on what I consider the most important: the story.
Often times an overlooked portion of a game is the story that drives it. In…Read More »
I’ve never been lonelier…
“What is an MMO?” As more and more games get announced with the MMO tag, I’ve found myself questioning its definition more and more. In the present wave of MMOs, arguably with Guild Wars 2 leading the charge, the industry seems to be pushing the concept of…Read More »
Not just in number of hours, or in consoles, but in types. I’ve run the gamut from that fiddly golf-tee triangle game at Cracker Barrel, to flailing my arms wildly at a TV with a Wiimote. Gaming hasn’t changed, really, you can look back on the nostalgia of it all…Read More »
For years now gaming companies have been trying to get their product into the eSport scene with little luck. Then again, eSports in general have not had a great start either. It has been difficult to find a game that people enjoy playing long term, let alone watching; however thanks…Read More »