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Blog Herding: Community Edition 05/26/11

by Annette Gonzalez on May 26, 2011 at 02:00 PM

Check out the latest edition of Blog Herding! Happy reading!

Broken Benjamins -- What To Do When Money Is Tight
Gamebeast23456 provides a few tips for gamers on a budget.

L.A. Neo Noire
"L.A. Noire inspired me to tour the Historic Downtown area of the City of Angels to see how the streets might have looked during 1947 as depicted in Rockstar’s gritty and entertaining vision. I’ve interspersed my pictorial with notorious tales during my lifetime and one unique experience of my own, all in keeping with the hard boiled atmosphere of the video game." -Shootist2600

Music Geek: Songs That Appeal To My Gamer Side
Indiejones shares some of his favorite tracks and how they apply to his hobby.

GAmeR: The Self-Entitlement Proxy

Shawn Gordon comments on Sony's "welcome back" package, dependence on digital, and more. Do you agree with his views? Add your two cents in the comments section of his post.

Education And Games

Hunter Clement provides a few words on edutainment. Can games be educational and fun?

Mediocre PC Ports- Is It Just My Imagination?
Are PC ports taking a backseat to their console brethren these days? EuphoricEnnui explains.

Game Informer Reader Recap: GIO Community Edition #1

Derreck and guests Koob24 and stayedstar comment on some of the hot topics covered in the latest issue of Game Informer.

Modern Warfare 3 Wishlist
Jay the Gamer shares what he'd like to see in the latest Modern Warfare installment. Add your wishes in the comments section of his post!

L.A. Noire Review - The Parent's Guide To Video Games

Is L.A. Noire safe for the kiddies? The Game Store Guy provides a parent-friendly review.

Demon TV Episode #2
Demon Ragnarok delivers another video blog with impressions on L.A. Noire, the MW3 reveal, and more.

How Much Are You Willing to Reveal?
The internet provides some degree of anonymity, but how much about your true self are you willing to reveal? Apozem explores the topic. Also, be sure to check out another installment of GIO Short Stories.

Community Podcasts

Overcast Ep. 13: End Of The World Edition?
This week the Overcast crew goes over pre-order bonuses, the fall TV lineup, and more. The team also posts last week's missing episode.

Robot In The Corner Podcast: Episode 33
Anticipation for Dirt 3, Thor, L.A. Noire, Pirates of the Caribbean 4, and more covered in the latest episode!

Gameinformer Online Radio - Episode 13

The latest episode covers L.A. Noire, the Nintendo "Power Point", PSN, Pilot Wings Resort, Total War, Modern Warfare 3, Insomniac Games, and more.

CinEffect Podcast Episode #4: E3 Predictions, Cannes Round-Up, Thor, Bridesmaids, Deadly Premonition
The title covers it all. Tune in!

Staff blogs you may have missed: Joe murders Dan.

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