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  • Weezer - The 8-bit Album

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    So I realize this chiptune take on Weezer has probably been around for awhile, but I just heard about it and figured at least two other people in the world hadn't yet. This is for you guys! Despite the blue album cover art, the songs range from Weezer's... More
  • A New Obsession?

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    So a funny thing happened back when I started working here at GI (no Andy, it hasn't only been a couple of weeks), I became much more cognizant of that whole video game culture thing. Specifically, all the toys, gadgets, trinkets, apparel, etc that... More
  • The[Crafty]Gamer: Ashley Hay

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    Welcome to the first official post of The[Crafty]Gamer! Read on to learn more about Minnesota native Ashley Hay, her T-shirt designs and what it took to put these pieces together. Use this post as a reference on how future posts will be laid out. If you're... More
  • Behind the Scenes: No Soup for You

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    Four copies of Uncharted 2: Among Thieves showed up in the Game Informer offices last week. Roughly every hour, an editor enters my office to politely ask if they can take a copy home to play. Since I need these copies for a multiplayer session with Naughty... More
  • Stories Of Production Insanity #1

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    Well the last year of my life has been almost completely devoted to producing this wonderful new site. Its been a long road and the results are turning out amazing. But when you spend a lot of time in the office like we have getting ready, weird things... More
  • Aion: Into The Fire With You

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    If skimpy leopard-printed rags are the newbie armor, why level up? After shelving my Templar on account of oh my god fights take so long kill me now , I ascended an Assassin. On the plus side, hot pants look much better on her and she kills much faster... More
  • Why You Should Care About Free-To-Play Games

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    Turbine's DDO Unlimited recently went from traditional pricing to free-to-play This whole free-to-play thing isn't going anywhere. This year at E3, I probably spent more time checking out free, advertising- or microtransaction-supported games... More
  • My April Fool's prank on my dad last year

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    Now that I live in Minneapolis, my family back in KC doesn't have to worry about putting up with my elaborate, time-consuming pranks anymore. This is my favorite. More
  • The[Crafty]Gamer: Blog For The Gamer/Artisan

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    Welcome to the new home of Game Informer online! The new site gives us all the opportunity to really break beyond the pages of the magazine to deliver more content and interact with the gaming community. We’re all here because we have a common hobby... More
  • Check Out the Game Informer Show in Podcasts

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    Hey everyone...my big task during the countdown to the launch of gameinformer.com 2.0 was recording and producing our very first podcast. We know that it's way overdue, but we really wanted to wait until we had the proper recording set-up and website... More
  • The[Crafty]Gamer: Submission Guidelines

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    Question: Do you have what it takes to submit to the Crafty Gamer blog? Yes. You design Mario-inspired T-shirts. You create figurines based off the Magnacarta series. You knit Okami plush toys. Whatever video-game inspired pieces you create in your spare... More
  • Launch Insanity

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    So over the last 48 hours, I decided to test out my bad photography skills and take some photos of the staff hard at work during launch. It’s a small peek into our world, but it most certainly won’t be the last. In the wee hours of the night... More