The lights are on
There are quite a few big upcoming releases but first
we have to make it through the summertime slump. If you're trying to beat the
heat and looking for something cool to read, check out these blogs submitted by
the community. Enjoy.
Period Reviewed: July
28 – August 03, 2014Number of User
Blogs: 54Number of User
Bloggers: 34Number of User
Blogs Herded: 10
10 Favorite Video GamesCould you create a list of
your top ten favorite video games? Well, DrJoeystein did just that with some
picks you would expect. What game earns the number one spot? You'll have to
read it to find out.
Adaptations Of Video Games Into Other MediaAdam Kaye shares a couple of
his favorite video game adaptations to other mediums besides film with some
great examples including Assassin's Creed, Batman, and Persona.
Nidhogg Is Like Real Fencing...Sort OfIf you're not sure what to make
of former Game Informer intern Cameron Koch's blog comparing Nidhogg to real fencing,
don't worry; it's an entertaining read you're sure to enjoy.
XCOM Report: Volume OneJoyful Penguin crafts an
exciting story chronicling his latest adventures in XCOM, starring a band of
soldiers inspired by various Game Informer community members you're sure to
Summer With A Bang...For Your BuckIf you're enjoying your summer
vacation, the last thing you want to think about is it coming to an end. If you
need some help occupying your time Los Pollos Bros has some game
recommendations for you.
30 Worst Games Of The Past GenerationTalking about games on the last
generation consoles has been a popular topic here lately, but John Wrek tackles
it from a different angle with a look at some of the worst. His list includes
some real doozies you won't want to miss.
Thoughts 29: Trine 2Is this really Eric Watson's 29th episode of the feature where he finishes off games on his backlog and blogs
about the experience? Yes it is, and this week he takes a look at Trine 2.
Games I Played at San Diego Comic Con 2014Arguably the biggest comic book
convention in the world, the San Diego Comic-Con concluded last week. Xghost777 was there playing a bunch of the games on display at the event.
Odin Sphere Needs An HD Vita RemakeOne of the neat things about
featuring blogs published by the community is you hear about obscure titles not
everybody is talking about, like Enuo's thoughts of an Odin Sphere remake.
In Chicago – A WarningOne of the week's most popular
blogs comes from whovian223 (Hist) who cleverly tells the story of a cop
patrolling the streets of Chicago as imagined in the world of Watch Dogs.
Walking Dead Season Two: "Amid the Ruins" ReviewJosh Kowbel takes a look at
Amid the Ruins, the latest installment in The Walking Dead Season Two that
forces Clementine to choose allies. Beware of minor spoilers for some of the
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Your friendly neighborhood blogging community (07/28/14
– 08/03/14):Adam Kaye (3);
Alex Excelsior!; AndyDwyer; Bony4D; Cameron Koch; ChrFra95; Chris Mrkvicka;
DrJoeystein; Enuo; Eric Watson; happydude633; Hawke; Irwin529; IzzyOtaku (2);
John Wrek (2); Josh Kowbel; Joyful Penguin (2); Los Pollos Bros; MightyMagikarp
(2); Mr. Carson Pumpkins; Rich; Rorschach; RovertNoteek; Still_Insane22; The
Chair Leg of Truth; The Destroyer (6); thebeastnj; Thomas Stensland;
Uesugi-dono; whovian223 (2); xghost777; xking595x; Zangmaster (2); and yours
Video Game Quote of the Week From Twitter:"One of the things I love about working in a
diverse office is hearing somebody get a kill in a video game and saying
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