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Archive for the ‘Rants’ Category

More Drafts Than Published Articles

January 24, 2011

-By Josh So it has been a while and we are all lazy. So to give an update I figured I would give you a quick rundown of my top six (yes, 6) games of 2010, what I’m currently playing, and my most anticipated games of 2011. As I mostly play games on my PS3, […]

On price point and videogames

August 4, 2010

Open letter to the Joystiq Podcast – After listening to your podcast episode #147, I thought it was important to comment on my interpretation of the current Limbo price point and what role pricing plays in the purchase or scoring/rating of a game. While your argument is sound that price should not play a role […]

PSN E3 Contest

May 6, 2010

Haven’t updated in a while so I figured I would add a link for a chance to win a free trip to E3. A 30-second video clip… I’ll give it a shot. -Josh

Even the NY Times agrees

April 8, 2010

By Josh Battlefield: Bad Company 2 is better than Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. Brian, now you have to get it.

You Know You’ve Been Playing Too Much Bad Company 2 If…..

March 30, 2010

-By Allyn I know that I’ve been playing a ton of Bad Company 2, but it got me thinking…. how do you know when enough becomes too much….. Here it is, Letterman style: #10 – When crossing open areas, you obsessively check the surrounding high areas looking for hidden snipers. #9 – When you hear […]

FFXIII Pre-order Bonus

March 26, 2010

By Josh Apparently I received a pre-order bonus from I’m very willing to share. Not sure if it will help at all, but enjoy.

Tired of those lonely online gaming nights?

March 24, 2010

It was only a matter of time before this service became a reality, and if my information is correct, they’re already swamped only a day after their lauch date.  Welcome to the newest addition to online gaming:  You can visit the site if you want or just read this cnet article: I’ve heard […]

MAG DLC and Double XP Extravaganza

March 19, 2010

-By Brian Heads up for all you MAG lovers out there, not only are we getting some free DLC (the best kind of DLC, I might add) but there is also a double XP weekend coming up.  March 25th thru March 28th you’ll double your experience earned at the end of each match, which technically […]

Game Night

March 15, 2010

By Josh I’m currently playing some Final Fantasy XIII and looking forward to God of War III tomorrow, but I got to thinking we should have a game night. Perhaps BF:BC2? Or CoD:MW2 (at least we all have that game)? Mostly I’m stoked to have a couples game night with ModNation Racers now that it […]

PS3 Home

March 10, 2010

– By Josh With Playstation Home being updated tomorrow to 1.35 it got me thinking, what would make me – or anyone for that matter – interested in exploring Home? I have at least two ideas that would make Home more front and center to the Playstation experience: 1) Make Home (and Playstation Life) a […]