The lights are on
The featured blogs in this week's Blog Herding edged up
slightly as some familiar names and one or two newcomers make the list. What we
are witnessing very well could be the calm before the storm, because with E3 less
than two months away, things are likely to get very busy in the coming weeks.
Period Reviewed: April
14, 2014 – April 20, 2014Number of User Blogs: 52Number of User
Bloggers: 31Number of User
Blogs Herded: 9
Accessibility In The "Old" Console GenerationLetMeGetToACheckpoint reflects
back on the last generation of consoles and how some of the games from that era
addressed accessibility concerns for gamers affected by these issues.
10 Puzzle GamesThe Master of the Top Ten List,
thegodofwine7's latest list focuses on his picks for the best puzzle games with
a collection you'll probably agree with but one or two that might surprise you.
Stuff I Want To Do Before I DieDo you have a geek-inspired bucket list? Well, Cru Hunter
does, and he shares his list which includes a number of achievements we hope he
is able to unlock without having to use any extra lives.
To Turn HollowSupersnake pens a short blog admitting he has been consumed
by Dark Souls and how it has evolved into one of his favorite games. If you
haven't played it, perhaps you should give it a try.
Ten Towers In GamingOne of the most popular blogs of the week, The Destroyer
lists his top ten towers in gaming, which really inspired the community to leave
some comments and join in on the discussion.
Best Enemy A.I. In GamingMost of us can list games that
are fine examples of bad Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) implementation but what
about games that get it right? Check out xl9's blog for his picks of games with
the best enemy A.I.
Mercenary: Botzone Soldier Training DLC ImpressionsTrenchmace plays Killzone
Mercenary, a first-person shooter for the PlayStation Vita, and then
shares his thoughts about the game including a discussion about the Botzone
5 Favorite Quotes From The Legend Of ZeldaThe latest Legend of Zelda-inspired post from Vannah Fox The Triforce Wielder selects five memorable
quotes from different characters and different games in the series, with a
brief summary for each.
Complicated Relationship With Samurai WarriorsEnuo describes his loving but
complicated relationship with the Samurai Warriors franchise, a hack-and-slash
series of games developed by Omega Force with the latest episode only available
Walking Dead: Season 2 – Episode Two: A House DividedJohn Wrek's
reviews are always insightful and informative, so it's no surprise this
analysis for The Walking Dead: Season 2- Episode Two: A House Divided
demonstrates these characteristics too.
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Your friendly neighborhood blogging community (04/14/14
– 04/20/14):Alex Excelsior!;
AvatarMan96; boxcar182; ChrFra95 (2); Cpu Xl (2); Cru Hunter; Enuo; GerardoExber;
harry jones (2); Irwin529; jordo0822 (2); Juanolo (2); LetMeGetToACheckpoint;
Marco Polo (2); Parker Lemke (2); Postmita; Psykologic; Sirpaul54;
StonedMagician; Stranger; Supersnake; The Destroyer (7); The Trombogon;
thegodofwine7; Thomas Stensland; Tim; Trenchmace; Vannah Fox The Triforce
Wielder ; xl9; Yerdadzkatt (3); and of course yours truly...Saint.
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