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  • Blogging for Dummies - Appendix A: The Golden Rule of Blogging...

    Retreating all the way back to May 25, 2010, I posted a blog titled " Blogging for Dummies ". It was meant to be a light hearted, whimsical piece, but some of the readers thought it was actually decent advice applicable to blogging in general... More
  • Christmas - Creeping up on us

    Christmas time is almost here, and by "Christmas time," I mean people eagerly decorating way too early for the beloved day. Even I partake in the festivities of the season. Now look at me. I have a mohawk, I listen to heavy music, I play bass... More
  • Hypocritical Violence or Why You Can't Complain About Call Of Duty: Black Ops

    As gamers, we all are on an ongoing quest to play a game that is REAL. A game that is such a perfect simulation of real-life events and places. And who could blame you? Is there anything wrong with wanting a game to mimick life? Of course not, it is simply... More
  • A Moment of Wistfulness: Part 3 of 3

    Hello, and welcome to the final installment in this series. Now, I promised some weirder games, and this is the part were I deliver. Weird may not be the correct word, but, rather, crappy, obscure games that I loved to death. So, the obscure games are... More
  • A Moment of Wistfulness: Part 2 of 3

    Hello, again, I hope you enjoyed (to some extent) the first part of this series. This part will focus on single player games that left me breathless as a kid. As a rule, no current generation games will be in the list, so "breath-taking" might... More
  • Retro Game Reviews #1:Donkey Kong Country

    For Awhile I've been thinking about dusting off some old classics and playing through them again for a blog series on how they have held up over time. So anyway with Donkey Kong Country Returns coming out I figured this would be the perfect time to... More
  • A Moment of Wistfulness: Part 1 of 3

    Hello, all, I have been reminiscing of late....a lot. I sure do love current generation gaming, but sometimes I need to go back and remember the games that set me on this path. There are some really weird ones've been warned. First up... More
  • [UPDATE] Robot in the Corner Podcast: Episode 9

    UPDATE: Reminder - We are recording episode 10 tomorrow (Sunday, November 21.) Last chance to submit your ideas for the future of the Call of Duty series if you want us to share them on the show. Also, don't forget to vote for your favorite dodgeball... More
  • Too Much Time on My Hands: A Short Review of Every Game I own.

    Okay, I don't have a great collection of 360 games, but I have some pretty good - and pretty bad - games in my stack. Note that these are NOT my favorite games, as I may or may not have all of them, like Dante's Inferno. I had to go sell that... More
  • Bad Cover Art

    Never judge a book by it's cover. Even if it looks like that. Yes, Ico has terrible game art, but it was awesome, right? While DVD cover art tends to be terrible as well, since this is a video game website we'll just talk about bad game art. Remember... More
  • Fallout New Vegas and the Extended Fallout 3 DLC Experience

    First an foremost, I want to say that I love everything Fallout. I have played all of the games since being turned on to it by a friend in High School nearly a decade ago. Fallout 3 is the epitome of my perfect game and I put in well over 300 hours into... More
  • GIO Member Herding Part 21 of XX...

    Since I handpicked this week's GIO Community Member to be herded, I feel I'm obligated to justify why. This blog has always been about the community and I never want to be the one single handedly in control of deciding who's picked and who's... More