User Blogs - GameInformer
Switch Lights

The lights are on

user blogs Blog Guidelines
  • Today in Gaming News! - A Wayne Strickland Blog

    Hi, I'm Wayne Strickland I like short walks on the beach, piña colada jelly beans, and (not) getting caught in the rain. I'm coming to you on 8/3/2011, from the information emporium known as GIO. Alright, I'm disappointed in you guys... More
  • I Thought inFamous 2's Story Was Dumb


    I thought some of inFamous 2's story moments were really dumb, and I'm going to tell you why. Warning: this blog contains extreme story spoilers, sarcasm, and a picture of Captain Picard facepalming.

    ... More
  • My Pursuit of Happiness

    I’m about to journey into a new and exciting, albeit frightening, stage of my life. Three weeks from the time I’m writing this will be my first day as a college student, and I’m not entirely optimistic about it yet. From my early years... More
  • Silver-Tongued Devils: Battlefield: Bad Company 2

    Because I keep thinking of games that deserved to be mentioned, I'm making this bi-weekly. Last week I put up two fairly outlandish indie twin stick music shooter, so to balance out I chose not only one of the best military shooters out there, but... More
  • Game Informer Reader Recap: GIO Community Edition #3 (Part 1)

    UPDATED (COMPLETE AUGUST 2011 COVERAGE): - August 2011 Part 2 - August 2011 Part 3 Better late than never, it's time for yet another Community Edition of Reader Recap. This month brings a lot of changes as I try out a different blogging format (going... More
  • What I think World of Warcraft needs and should have had from the start.

    I've been a member of the World of Warcraft since October 2010 and I have learned much about the game during my time playing and one of those things is that the World of Warcraft has an extremely sorry excuse for an endgame. You spend all this time... More
  • 4 Reasons You Should Be Playing Minecraft

    A name that has been often heard (read?) in the pages of GI and even more online is that of Minecraft . Everyone from the GI crew to Valve to gamers everywhere have been entranced by the indie surprise hit. Minecraft has over 11 million users and a rabidly... More
  • The New Face of Madden.

    I just watched the new gameplay footage for Madden 12, (posted here ), and I wanted to give my impressions on what I saw. First off, I just want to say I have been playing Madden since it came out on PS2 back in 2001, not necessarily buying every single... More
  • Gaming as a Family

    In today’s world, we hear plenty of talk about parents disagreeing with the kinds of video games their children play or the amount of time kids spend playing video games, both of which are very reasonable concerns in the eyes of parents. After all... More
  • The Dragyn's Lair: Game Dev Story Is Insidious

    There’s a new face of evil that has taken over my spare time. And it’s not a Triple-A $60.00 release either. It’s a mobile download called Game Dev Story. The premise of the game is simple. You are the owner of a brand new game development... More
  • Game Over... continue?'s got some new reviews up!

    Hey all, almost time for the veritable smorgasbord of titles coming out from pretty much Deus Ex through next February... good gravy how are we going to afford them all! Anyhoo, I've put up a three new reviews recently on the ol' blog, thought... More
  • Bringing Back Turok

    Back in my formative gaming years I played a title that seemed to be tailored towards me personally. That title was Turok: Dinosaur Hunter for the Nintendo 64. It had dinosaurs, guns and even dinosaurs decked out with guns! What's not to love? I still... More