Game On

The first snow of the year has fallen, along with the temperatures, and that can mean only one thing. It's cold, and I'm an idiot for living in Minnesota. But, if it meant two things, it would also mean that gaming season has begun.

Donation Drive Draw Tonight!

Tonight at 8PM CST we will be doing the draw for the donation drive. Gurus' awesome PC, PSP and a bunch of great games will be given away!

The Driest of Kindling

Several years ago a professor of mine with whom I was close friends contracted anaplastic cancer of the thyroid, and, as usually happens in such cases, his death followed shortly thereafter. He willed me his considerable library, and I've only recently delved into the many boxes of loose papers that he collected over his lifetime.

Gamers With Jobs Radio Episode Eight

Episode Eight - November 15th, 2005 Another Final, Official Xbox360 Launch Title List! Richard Garriott Lords it Over All. The Latest from the Civ4 Front Lines. And More!

Rise Of Nations: Rise of Legends Interview

When Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends was announced shortly before E3 of 2005, it climbed immediately to the top of my must see list for the convention.

Nov 14th to 20th

Happy Monday everyone, I'm coming to you from Edmonton, Alberta today on the eve of my visit to Bioware. We have a big week of Xbox 360 releases in anticipation of the console's launch seven days from now.

The Samus Mystique

I am a feminist. I do not breathe fire. I do not consume the corpses of men. I do not propose mandatory abortions, or the abolition of pornography, or compulsory lesbianism. Instead, consider me that type of feminist who hopes that one day, men and women will no longer hold preconceived notions about the other gender's abilities, intelligence, or behavioral habits.

Business As Usual

As I look back over the past few weeks of front page coverage, all I see is games, games, games, give us money, games, and a man wearing a coconut bikini-top that does not cover the parts a coconut bikini-top is damn well supposed to cover.

Ends of Games

Santa Claus must have hated me as a child. When he replaced my Intellivision with a brand-new NES on December 25, 1986, he saw fit to include Spelunker, one of the most prodigiously difficult games ever devised.

Donation Drive Update: Six Days Left!

We are a mere six days away from the November 14th, 11:59PM deadline for making a donation! Once that's done, the drive ends for another year and that sweet, sweet PC and Sony PSP and awesome games will be given away to some lucky winners. Remember, if your name isn't on the master list it means we have a donation without a forum name attached to it and you need to let us know!

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