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  • Character Design: My tussle with the artists.

    Cole MacGrath, Solid Snake, Gordon Freeman, Isaac Clarke, Mario, Kratos all great examples of iconic character design. There are many characters that are the hallmark of character creation, but there are also examples of what could have been better. As... More
  • My Player in NBA2k11

    With the snow falling and all the stores around me closing, what better time is it to sit at home and take the challenge of completing the my player challenge in NBA2K11. The quest to obtain an overall rating of 80 was one of the longest and time consuming... More
  • The Swag Blog: Part 5 of XX

    Cleaning my room between work and school, prompted me to bring you another edition of The Swag Blog! I currently have a few ideas for other blog topics, but I'm still in the process of getting my thoughts organized, so I bring you simple blog in the... More
  • The Book Retort: Star Wars: Death Troopers(Or As I Like To Call It, "The Holy Marriage of Star Wars and Zombies")

    Well this week i did something i didn't think I'd do...i read a star wars book. Now your wondering whats the big deal i thought you loved star wars. Well i do but it's fiction doesn't all ways plays well with it's self (Plus I'm... More
  • Gather Round Children, it's Story Time!

    Birth Control Like most of you I have been playing a lot of Dead Space 2 lately. It is pretty great, but one thing it reminds me of the most is Half-life's story pacing. Notice I said pacing . Because the story itself, and the way it is told is more... More
  • What Was Left

    Hey i had to write this for school but i figured hey it's still a story and thats what i do on GIO i write storys its really not in any way connected to or even like the quest but maybe some of you will like it All faces were somber as the funeral... More
  • "Why Mray901 Is So Awesome" or "My Love Letter to GIO" w/ Stats!

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    There may or may not be others mentioned here. I only mention Mray901 in the title, because, to be honest, he kind of is awesome. He is one of the reasons I've enjoyed my job so much, especially after the relaunch Oct/Nov of 2009 when we opened up... More
  • Music You Need To Listen To: Diablo Swing Orchestra

    When was the last time a song grabbed and held your rapt attention? I don't mean, "O, this is so catchy." I mean a song that reaches out and grabs you, whether it be lyrically, sonically, or some other reason. Know the feeling? Now imagine... More
  • Gameinformer Online Pinball FX/ Zen Pinball/ Marvel Pinball Leaderboard - Week 6

    Hey everyone! Do you like Pinball? Are you competitive? Do you want to brag about your pinball score, even to the owners of different console? You've come to the right place. I've decided to make a leaderboard for the GIO members for all of the... More
  • Custom GI Avatars Through Space and Time

    Arriving this month ( Custom GI Avatars will be a monthly "event") we have a couple space marines and a bunch of re-dos. First off, I would like to introduce Master Chief. I have been working on him since the beginning, unable to get his helmet... More
  • EVE Online gamers and artists

    CCCP wanted to create the opportunity for one of his players to stay in the firmament of the EVE Online universe with one of his creations floating through infinite space. The art competition has finally given 15 semifinalists to compete for one of the... More
  • Starcraft 2 isn't just a boring RTS game, it's one of the greatest competitive multiplayer games out there!

    The game starts. I send my six workers to mine. In their two second journey to a mineral patch, I've selected half of them and sent them to mine a different mineral patch. Gaining me a slight economic advantage over my opponent. I send my first Overlord... More