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  • From The Comfort of Your Own Home – Online Presence…


    Just for making a purchase, I get a free hat.

    I did most some of my Christmas shopping today and the wonderful thing about it all, I never even left the house. Due to the power of the Internet and the security of online secure transactions, I was able to browse a number of different websites, select... More
  • GIO Member Herding Part 24 of XX


    GIO Name: WS-N    

    Perhaps you've noticed the influx of some new faces around the blogging community. We are continuing to grow and expand. I know I have received a few inquiries about the Member Herding blog, what it is and how to join it. I realized it has been awhile... More
  • Saint’s 300th Blog – Unlocks the “This is Sparta” Achievement…

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    1. What's my favorite blog?

    *We interrupt the Member Herding Blog scheduled for today for this Public Service Announcement* From time to time I'll notice my blog count, but if you were to ask me what it is on a given day there is a good chance I wouldn't be able to tell... More
  • Outrunning the Irony of Nostalgia – Remembering Classic Video Games…



    During one of the commercials for Survivor tonight, the trailer for the new Tron movie played. I've kind of been ignoring what is essentially Tron rebooted. When I think of Tron, I think of the classic movie from the 80s. Tron is a 1982 American computer... More
  • Funny Facebook Video Game Groups…


    Tonight is a quick and easy blog. Hope you don't mind.

    Phew. Busy day. Long day. Major traffic jam on the way home, and all I want to do is shoot something. Virtually of course, but something nonetheless. Tonight is a quick and easy blog. Hope you don't mind. I was updating the Twitter and Facebook page... More
  • Us vs. Them – Understanding the Different GIO Factions…

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    Game Informer Online has factions...or divisions.

    [EDIT: THIS IS A CRAP BLOG. IF I DIDN'T RUN OUT OF TIME I WOULD'VE JUST DELETED IT. READ AT OUR OWN RISK. IT MADE SENSE IN MY HEAD...] This is not a blog for the masses directed at any casual passerby. It is more directed at the regulars that... More
  • Have You Ever Cried Over a Video Game…


    But I cry easy.

    I started to watch the movie Restrepo. I say started, because I didn't make it very far. "RESTREPO is a feature-length documentary that chronicles the deployment of a platoon of U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley. The movie focuses... More
  • The Toy Box of Topics – Saint’s Weekend Thus Far…


    Hmm...let's see. Black Ops.

    Like many of you (or at least some of you) I had an extremely busy week at work; more so than usual. My week was so busy that I vowed I would do nothing this weekend. Just straight up not do anything productive and just relax. I have a ton of things I... More
  • It’s Not What You Say But How You Say It. Analyzing Gamer Voice Comms…


    ...from the movie - Taken

    From time to time I like to blog about the various attributes associated with gamers. We certainly are an interesting breed and come from all different walks of life. Let's see, I blogged about the different types of gamers before as well as the different... More
  • GIO Member Herding Part 23 of XX...


    GIO Name: eyros2k

    This episode of the Member Herding blog is record setting in that it weighs in at 6 pages. But it's six pages of interesting material and I just couldn't bring myself to cut any of it out. So what I'm going to do is minimize my intro and my... More
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Gamers…


    The 7 Habits

    In the past I have taken some common, every day books readily available at your local Borders, added a twist of video game flavor to the mix, and come up with a video gamers' compendium. In one instance, I revised a rather iconic publishing to come... More
  • Getting Heard in the Blog Herd…


    Why would I not?

    A few days ago, I don't really remember when or where or even why...but I made a comment about my thoughts on being selected in the weekly Blog Herd feature authored by Game Informer's very own Annette Gonzalez, Associate Editor and Queen of the... More