Category Archives: Gaming

Medal of Honor – Warfighter

When it comes to gaming, there are a few genres I swear by, and a few that I wouldn’t touch if you paid me to.  Medal of Honor – Warfighter manages to touch a bit of them all without actually … Continue reading

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Borderlands 2 – How a sequel is made.

Managed to get my greedy little hands on  Borderlands 2 last week, and I’ve spent hours playing it since.  I’m always weary when it comes to a video game sequel and try my best to not base my opinion on … Continue reading

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Flatout 3 STINKS

Arcade racing titles are few and far between these days.  The days of the old Need For Speed Hot Pursuit 2 and Carmageddon have long since past.  A ray of sunshine existed for some time with the Flatout series.  In … Continue reading

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Homefront, Part II

So I’ve just finished playing through Homefront a second time, and it has grown on me.  In between my last play through and this one I’ve upgraded my video drivers and also invested $20 in a laptop cooler pad.  It’s … Continue reading

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Zen and the art of laptop cooling…

For about the past 2 years I’ve done a majority of my home computing on laptops.  Initially I used an Acer netbook which my wife still uses – but my need for gaming in a house where I couldn’t really … Continue reading

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Homefront – OK but not great.

Picked up the game Homefront off Steam last week for $25 (50% off).  It’s a FPS with some vehicle control.  From the write of Red Dawn, you’re placed in a plot line where the US is occupied by a hostile … Continue reading

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Duke Nukem Forever = WIN

I haven’t read any of the reviews on this game yet, but on release day I picked it up from Steam for $50.  Setting aside the 12 year long drama that took place to release this title – a sequel … Continue reading

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Don’t stop moving… SERIOUSLY.

Saw a game deal on Steam so I figured I’d try it… Serious Sam 1 and 2 for $10…  Name sounded familiar, but I’d never tried it.  My tolerance for the FPS genre in general has waned drastically over the … Continue reading

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Bulletstorm – Just plain fun.

With all the complaints from non-gamer critics before the game arrived on shelves, my interest was only increased in the new shooter that gives you extra points for shooting a target in the balls BEFORE killing them.  Sure, I’d had … Continue reading

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Scratched video game fix?!

If you’ve got kids, and video games, you’ve got scratched discs.  Round 1, the discs lost.  They didn’t put the games back, they got too scratched, and no more video games.  After several months of intense training using backup copies … Continue reading

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