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  • Why can't there be good licensed games?

    The problem is that licensed games tend to be mediocre at best. But why? There are two ways to sell video games: Quality of game, and reputation of name. Most video games that sell fall into at least one of the two categories. Game developers could take... More
  • Raising Awareness: Gaming(Rights & Wrongs)

    Just to be sure you guys know, you should read Oni No Tenshi's blog with a similar title, named: Raising Awareness: The Merits of Mindful Living .Trying to find more authors to help continue this, so tell me(not in the comments) if you're interested... More
  • Killing That Creative Spark

    Ask me why I'm awake at four in the morning. Ask me why I haven't posted another "Games That Take Skill" entry. Ask me why I'm playing Mass Effect 1&2 for the sixth time. All these are really good questions. Sadly, i don't... More
  • Raising Awareness: The Merits Of Mindful Living

    Gonna try to get my "point" across tonight... Recently, GIO user wayoverdue sent me a message asking me to participate in a blogging series to talk about various things that the various readers on the GIO blogosphere might find useful in the... More
  • The Mystery Game Box

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    In my first week of college I was assigned an essay in which I had to simply describe a package. Without thinking too hard about it, I decided on a video game box. However, instead of simply giving away the title of the game, I made it so that my teacher... More
  • Cranking up the difficulty setting


    Cranking up the difficulty in games can be more than just a war of attrition. These examples illustrate how increase in difficulty can be fun as well challenging.

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  • A trip down memory lane: the three star wars game that got it right

    To call starwars a titanic franchise is an understatement. From TV shows to books to movies and most importantly, games. Starwars has many games, but the majority messed up the fiction somehow (Five lightsaber blows to the head and it only damages him... More
  • Screw This Game! - Mirrors Edge

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    When I first saw Mirrors Edge back in 2008 I thought it looked really cool. I thought the visual style was very interesting, but the parkour style gameplay really stood out to me, and it was a departure from most games I’ve seen with a first-person... More
  • Battlefield 3 - The Beta Is FREE(actually, you paid for your console and electricity, so it's very expensive.)

    That's right, the beta is 100% free. Open to everyone with a PS3, Xbox 360, and PC. The download may take a while, but the results are way worth it. So when you jump into the game, first thing you notice is the over-the-top menu. It looks great. The... More
  • psn update for Sept. 27, A grouchy old dude report.

    Here is your dose of the psn update. Also on a side note I will be posting a story on wii modding later this week. So with out further ado, here it is all info is from Playstation blog . com. PlayStation Plus Apps Video Unlimited Preview Exclusive Avatar... More
  • Team GIO - A Challenger Approaches

    Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Hey everybody! Recently, I have been in contact with Mojomonkey12 regarding the fundraising efforts for Extra Life, which raises money to help sick children in hospitals. If you missed what Extra Life is... More
  • The Indie & Mojo Show Episode 7

    Are you a jaded gamer? This question comes up in this week's episode of The Indie & Mojo Show. I express my views that despite really enjoying Gears of War 3, after playing Uncharted and seeing how well that series develops characters, I have... More