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  • Off Topic: I Wonder...

    Breaking from the traditional intellectualism (or alleged intellectualism) of my normal posts, I was compelled to share a list of things that keep me up at night. I wonder why : "Where's Waldo?" caught on. Don't we generally look for... More
  • Range S4: Part 17

    Alphonse ran at Allistair, he jumped over him, firing all through his arc. Allistair stood still, blocking all the shots easily. Alphonse landed, he immediately turned and lunged at Allistair. Allistair stepped out of the way and kicked Alphonse aside... More
  • How Google Is Killing Itself

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    Alright... I'm normally not one to recycle the writing I do for my job over at Vikitech, but I really like this article. This was one of my favorite articles. Plus, I completely rewrote it from scratch for the GIO audience so anybody can understand... More
  • Returning Courses in Mario Kart 7

    In my last blog, I left out the Retro cups, which are tracks in previous games put in the most recent game. The confirmed tracks are listed in the following. Maple Treeway (Wii) Luigi's Mansion (DS) DK Pass (DS) Kalimari Desert (N64) Airship Fortress... More
  • gtrcrgy's Name Change, Modern Warfare 3 vs. Battlefield 3: The Winner, In My Eyes

    Hey. It's gtrcrgy here... Well, I'm DeadManWalking now. I decided to change my name. I'm not going to abuse the name change privilege, I really intend this to be permanent. ( this blog in no way promotes Call of Duty: Black Ops) Not that type... More
  • Epic List: Volume 2- Things That Annoy Me...

    Alright, I'm being clear now. This goes beyond video games, and into the real world. I know. So, agree or disagree with me if you want to. I don't really care. These are the Top 15 things that annoy me. 15. People who send hate mail to reviewers... More
  • This Will Never End Because I Want More.

    At any given point in video game history you could find a guy querulously asking "When are they gonna make another _________?" Since the invention of the sequel there has always been a fanboy/girl sitting and waiting for the next iteration of... More
  • The Indie & Mojo Show Episode 5...And Elisha!

    Hey everyone! We're back for another week. We have passed the one month mark. It's nowhere near as impressive as Robot in the Corner hitting the one year mark, but we're having fun so we'll probably keep going. This week we had a lot of... More
  • Battlefield: Modern Ware-Fare and the Required Elitism within Industry vs. Culture

    Elitism has become generalized over time, much like "gamer" or "hardcore," because they're self-applied. A lack of accepted standard definition had lead the gaming culture down this road and although it's really depressing that despite the overall unity as a culture we claim to want, our labeling of one another speaks volumes to the contrary. When I talk to Modern Warfare fans, they tell me that they're "so hardcore, they bought the Elite edition of the games on both systems." Well, by that logic I must be a hardcore "dresser". I have suits that cost more than the down payment on a brand new Mercedes.... More
  • Dead Island Review - The Parent's Guide to Video Games

    Dead Island Review Kid Safe: Very Low (1.5 / 10) Game Quality: High (8.0 / 10) Genre: Open World Survival Horror Shooter - This game takes place in a world where choice is everything. Rather than providing a set story that a player has to follow, they... More
  • Gaming and the Lens of the Television

    You say you watch the TV...well have you ever wondered if the TV was watching YOU? I never watched a lot of television as a child. Growing up in a household where my parents either wanted to watch really old, somewhat boring stuff or simply tried to go... More
  • So Long & Thanks for All the Fish: A Farewell to GI

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    "Then I'll be going now. I'll come back when it's all over."- Aeris' last words to Cloud, Final Fantasy VII For the past couple of weeks, some of you might have noticed that a few of my posts have been hinting at the fact that... More