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  • A fine line between love and hate: Modded consoles. A grouchy old dude report.

    Hello and welcome to Monday. Let me tell you about this guy I follow online, Ben Heck. Ben Heck modifies consoles and pretty much everything else he gets his hands on. Here are some examples of his work. this is a PS3 he built for a guy in Afghanistan... More
  • Can Online Multiplayer Make Us More Narcissistic?

    One of the ways modern game developers have added a replay value to their games is a serious amount of RPG elements, updates, unlocks, all of that fun stuff. I have seen that this system works, because people want to get all of the unlocks. But there... More
  • Launched a beta test of Star Trek Online

    Launched a beta test of online role-playing game The Star Trek Online. In fact, closed beta test runs for a second day. If you want to take part in the test, you can register here. Press Release for detailed view. Los Gatos, Calif. Atari is one of the... More
  • The Final Countdown – Preparing to Phone Home…

    Here it is, Sunday evening. I have the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Jets game playing in the background and I'm sitting here writing my last Sunday blog before I return home. This "blow out" of a game turned out to be pretty decent.... More
  • Medal of Honor Mini-Review

    When friends and colleagues asked me what I thought about Medal of Honor, I simply answered, "Eh." It's not that the game as a whole was terrible by any means, but it didn't leave much of a lasting impression either. With big contenders... More
  • 3D Has Gone Too Far

    3D has really snowballed into popularity over the past few years. It's invaded movies, T.V., and even videogames. Remember seeing Avatar in 3D back in December of 2009? It was the first time in years I had worn 3D glasses to see a movie. Since then... More
  • A Successful 'Call of Duty' Podcast?

    Recently, I've been tuning into GameInformer's podcast series due to its interesting and informative nature. More recently though, I realized GI has a completely separate podcast series dedicated to MMO's (I'm not sure if it only pertains... More
  • App Attack: Civ Revolution

    Make no mistake, mobile gaming is all the rage these days. You can't turn the corner without hearing someone talk about the latest game they got from the App Store or just how awesome a jailbroken iPhone can be. While iPhone apps can't hold up... More
  • Blogging Videogame Ideas - A Good Idea?

    Hey everyone. I've been really knocking around some videogame ideas lately, and wanted to know what people other than just my friends thought about them. I mean serious game ideas. Concept, plot, mechanics, multiplayer, miscellaneous... The only reason... More
  • The Quest: Part 7

    And now they are all going into boss chamber number 2. Raz says, “I wonder who the second boss is. Maybe it’s another Disgaea character.” Shaun replies, “Why would the writer make two straight bosses people from the same game.”... More
  • Hawk reviews: Red Dead Revolver (PS2)

     I really think that Red Dead Revolver is overdue for a popularity boost. There's too much here to be forgotten. It reignited the itch for having more Western games and is a solid game that proves that even Rockstar's less famous games are still pretty awesome.... More
  • The Community News Review

    Welcome everyone to the inaugural Community News Review. The intention of this blog is to offer a spotlight upon the views and opinions of our community members in regards to some of the biggest news stories throughout the week. This week I have Saint... More