Oct 10th to 16th

Happy Thanksgiving to all the Canadians in the house! We had our family gathering yesterday so today is all about relaxation and gaming for me. I've been playing Black & White 2 and so far the building of armies and the changes made to pet training have done a great deal to alleviate some of my gripes with the original game.

Good Old-Fashioned Family Fun

My grandfather is a complete scoundrel. He smells of trickery and deceit. If he were a Norse god, he'd be Loki; if he were a Final Fantasy character, he'd be Cait Sith. He is a rogue, a rapscallion, a villain, a knave, and all the other Shakespearean insults combined.

GWJ: Now With 33% More Perverts

Welcome to this third opportunity to make fun of the, I assure you, many many perverts who inadvertently arrive at GWJ looking for content that I very much hope we never provide in any measurable volume. The following is the tiniest sampling of unusual and disturbing search terms which bring people to our little website.

Stubbs the Zombie Contest! Win Prizes!

Stubbs the Zombie went gold today and we're celebrating with a GWJ contest to see just how well you can cater to the needs of our brain eating friends. So what do you have to do to win the Stubbs Prize Pack? It's quite simple my friends.

Death, Guns, and Games

When I was a kid, my favorite toy was a Star Wars laser pistol, modeled after the one carried by Han Solo. Concealed within its plastic frame were two C batteries, which lent it a heft that made it seem more powerful and real. Held in my six-year old hands it granted me a sense of confidence and invincibility that was almost intoxicating. I wielded it with ruthless enthusiasm.

Gamers With Jobs Radio Episode Three

Episode Three - Game Reviews, The Used Game Bonanza and More!

Oct 3rd to 9th

It'll have to be a quick one today, I'm driving Karla out to a cabin so she can write without interruption for the next week or so. That being the case, I'm taking applications for someone to fill in on tucking me in and helping me find my keys. Our Game of the Week is Black and White 2 for the PC because if nothing else, it should stimulate some good conversation!

Review: Fable, The Lost Chapters (PC)

If you are a fan of traditional computer role playing games, then you may be suffering the following symptoms: nausea, headaches, unusual sweating, the shakes, hallucinations and possibly seizures. This is because you are suffering from withdrawal.

EBGames' Potential New Deal

I was visiting my local EBGames up here in Canada and noticed they've got a new deal that I hadn't seen mentioned anywhere online. It turns out this new offer is actually in market testing and my local area just happens to be one of those markets giving it a shot.

Winning the Lottery

This is the first article in what will be a long-running series written by me about the time in my life that will most likely conclude my enlistment in the Army National Guard. Some of you already know what this is about. I don't know who I'm really writing this for. I guess I'm writing it for me.