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  • Gaming on a Budget: Why PC Reigns Supreme

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    You don't know the power of the dark side! My first gaming experiences were with the PC. In fact, I knew how to type my name before I could write it, and my handwriting is still very sloppy, especially when compared to my relative gracefulness with... More
  • New Study Points to Why We Play

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    Why do we enjoy playing videogames? Do we play games to escape from our humdrum lives? Do we play to feel like superpowered gods? According to a new psychology study set to be released in the Psychological Science academic journal, the answer is none... More
  • Game Ideas (Assassins creed)

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    We are almost towards the end of Assassins creed as video game franchise and we are in for a treat with upcoming Assassins creed:Revelations and assassins creed III,but there is so much more to contribute to the gameplay.I thought up this list when I... More
  • Why I Still Own a Kinect

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    I purchased a Kinect last November with Dance Central and the packaged Kinect Adventures. I played both games at a relatively normal pace, showcased the technology to friends, and had a generally good time with the hardware. It has been at least six months... More
  • The Annoyance of the Boss Battle - a Rant

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    Boss battles in video games have been around seemingly forever, maybe even since the coin-op explosion of the 70s and 80s. Do you remember, in Pac-Man, when you would finish one of the levels and everything on the screen would disappear, leaving your... More
  • My 20 favorite games Part 1-5

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    Hey GIO Community, I thought I would start my first level 5 blog with my top 20 favorite games. Just as a little background I am a very open-minded individual and I love all types of games so I will take recomendations from anyone! Although I love games... More
  • [Update] FPS: First Person Saviors Charity Drive

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    Now with a snazzy little video. Updated sponsors also include: ASTRO Gaming, Spirit Hoods, and Beyond Gaming. Do you like not being hungry? I'm sure you answered yes, but in the event that you didn't I believe there may be something wrong with... More
  • My Hopes For Skyrim

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    A new Elder Scrolls release is a big deal, after all we only get one about every five years right? There's no doubt in my mind that Skyrim will be amazing, but there are a few things that I hope are improved/changed from The Elder Scrolls IV. So here's... More
  • The News - 08.05.11 - The Parent's Guide to Video Games

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    Hello again, Parents and Gamers! Getting right into it, we have two things that we will be looking at today: one little and one big. Starting off with the smallest bit first, we have a quick bit of information for any parents or gamers that have been... More
  • A Different Dilemma: Gaming In Between Love

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    Among the many wishes of gamers who have wished in this life, one that could be asserted as the most demanded would be to have a partner for life who games; not just in the joyful aspect of enjoying a game, but also in the delight of having fun together... More
  • Your First Time - The Experience that Started it All

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    Looking back, I’d have to say nothing really beats your first time. There’s that initial curiosity followed by a sense of wonder and awe. The desire becomes all encompassing, and the butterflies in your stomach begin to flutter uncontrollably... More
  • Video Game Sequels – The Power of Three

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    True conversation I had a few days ago. Gamer 1: "Now that we beat all the achievements on Modern Warfare 2, what are we going to play?" Gamer 2: "I dunno. There are several games I'm waiting for." Gamer 1: "Really? What?"... More