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  • Surviving the Dead Island of Banoi: A Photo Essay

    In this new pictorial, I explore my first few hours surviving the horrors of Techland's Dead Island. As always, I'll give my impressions while also trying to make observations that others have overlooked in the reviews I've read. My hope is... More
  • The First Annual GI BroTrip: The Biggest Event Ever!

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    First of all a round of applause for my amazing MS Paint skills. But seriously on to business. Coming this October an event two years in the making will take place. Some fellow members of this community that I've known for years will meet face to... More
  • XBOX 360 Games I've Beaten: The Final Chapter

    I figured it was about time to wrap up this list, so here are the last 7 games I've beaten on the 360. CAUTION: May contain spoilers. L.A. Noir - This is the first console game I had ever pre-ordered. For a few years I wanted to work for the FBI/in... More
  • My Top Five Games - Sept. 8th

    Li sts! More Lists! Oh lord.. more lists.. Welcome, this is my first official Top Five list. Lists are one of my favorite things to make, read or think about because of the simplicity. Each week (or so) I will be making a new Top Five list. It could be... More
  • Resistance 3 Initial Single-Player Impressions

    As previously reported, I will be playing most of the major releases of this holiday season in overnight marathons starting this week with Resistance 3. I struggle with staying up all night, usually getting droopy eyed around 3 a.m. I can't party... More
  • MY Top 10 Popcap Games

    I have always been a fan of Popcap Games' innovative creations aka. little games that are fun and addictive. This madness started back when Bejeweled 1 was first released (which is the royal predecessor of current generation's gem swapping games... More
  • When Fox News Attacks: SimCity Societies

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    I was happily enjoying my morning orange juice and browsing Facebook before heading out to work this morning when I happened to see the following video a friend had posted. The following is a play-by-play of my thoughts on this fine piece of journalistic... More
  • Thief: The Dark Project review


    I have recently finished the first game of the Thief trilogy, Thief: The Dark Project. Here is my short review.

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  • Console Craziness: When Did I Amass So Much Gamer Goodness?

    Yes, there are ponies chilling by my Wii and posing on my SNES. Recently, I've been kind of itching to play the original N64 versions of Majora's Mask and Ocarina of Time. I know that they're all the rage on the 3DS nowadays, but my N64 and... More
  • Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Review - The Parent's Guide to Video Games

    Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Review Kid Safe: Moderate (4.0 / 10) Game Quality: High (8.0 / 10) Genre: Open World Action/Adventure RPG - This game takes place where choice is everything. Rather than providing a set story that a player has to follow, they... More
  • Getting Into The GIO Community

    I've noticed something pretty interesting over the last 1-2 months here on GIO. The community situation has changed in a significant way. Now I am going to make this as clear as possible, I have certainly not made a fantastic effort to get heavily... More
  • Time With Demos! Chantelise

    I was cruising Steam looking for demos to do for Time With Demos! when my eyes alighted upon the game Chantelise – A Tale of Two Sisters. It looked weird, quirky, possibly terrible, and something I would never normally play. I was going to pass... More