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  • Pokemon Go Critique

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    Pokemon Go is already the most successful mobile game in US history and seems poised to take that title world wide. It’s has more users than the Tinder, Snapchat, and Twitter apps. Nintendo finally put a Pokemon game on mobile and wouldn’t... More
  • Book Review: Ready Player One

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    Almost any gamer will find the premise of Ready Player One familiar. Taking place in the near future, RPO envisions a dystopian Earth whose citizens have given up on “the real world” in favor of spending as much time as possible in the OASIS... More
  • A Pain In the Neck (Literally)

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    For the past week, my neck's been sore. Normally I'd tough it out and think nothing of it, assuming I probably sprained it at work. No big deal, right? But if you've seen the movie Shutter, then you'll understand why I'm just a little... More
  • The Great Games: 9.00-9.25

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    This is the first of a three-part series of posts that I am calling The Great Games . These lists are those video games that I believe represent the best the medium has to offer. If a game that you feel should be included is not, there are four possible... More
  • Nintendo. Where is the NX?

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    I was just sitting here looking up some stuff on the internet and I decided to look up any info on the NX. Guess what I found. The same information that has been on gaming site for months. I know Nintendo has said they would release info about the NX... More
  • The Mighty No. 9 Isn't Fair For Anyone

    The release and reception of The Mighty No. 9 has been disappointing for a number of reasons; it's tragic to see one of the first big pioneers of Kickstarter not meet expectations and see fans not delivered what they were promised. It's unfair... More
  • Transformers: Devastation Review

    8.3 - While not the best interactive Transformers experience, Devastation is a worthy title by PlatinumGames that should definitely be played by fans of the franchise and is worth a look by casual fans and gamers as well. Transformers: War for Cybertron... More
  • The Savings Cometh!

    Games are expensive, plain and simple. While books and movies retail around the twenty dollar mark, a brand new game will set you back over half a hondo. While many of us are willing to pay full price for the latest and greatest, some of us can't... More
  • Buswaxer's Bargain Bin Vol. 1

    For the first entry of this new feature, I'm going to swing the spotlight onto Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. This open world action RPG was developed by the now defunct studio 38 Games and released to generally positive reviews back in 2012, securing... More
  • The Best Games Period - Episode 33 - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

    FUS RO DAH! This week the gang tackles Bethesda's sprawling open-world RPG, Skyrim. The 2011 title released in an incredibly buggy state, but became one of the first major cases of post-release patching. Critics heaped acclaim onto Skyrim, praising... More
  • Man on Fire and Max Payne 3: The Success and Failure of Revenge

    Given the 15 th anniversary of the series, I decided to play through its least-discussed entry – the Rockstar Vancouver-developed Max Payne 3 . I now see why nobody really talks about this game anymore, as it’s a bloated mess of poor narrative... More
  • Telnet Clients are Rad as Hell: Quadrilateral Cowboy and the Games Industry's Legacy of Input

    Lemme tell you folks about the hot and heavy world of IT. I worked for a company called Enterprise Infrastructure for two years (s/o E.I., you da real MVP), which meant I had to interface with telnet/DDoS/SSH/etc. clients almost every day. It was some... More