Tagged: video games


video games: hands up, don’t shoot!

I recently rented the game “Watch Dogs” from GameFly and as I was installing it, I jokingly tweeted that I doubted I’d last more than 20 minutes playing it. This was more a commentary on how a lot of the...


throwdown thursday: Served!

Video games and dancing, who knew? I’m pretty sure most people’s typical idea of a gamer wouldn’t necessarily include “great dancer” among the list of qualities. And as someone that’s tried to teach a few nerds to dance in my...


museum: The Art of Video Games

The Art of Video Games is the first exhibition to explore the forty-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium, with a focus on striking visual effects and the creative use of new technologies.


Batman: MENSA is pretty hardcore

My daily dose of geekness and a quick chuckle from today’s Shortpacked!. This is the counter-argument after Spider-Man’s villains have been compared to Sci-Fi* Channel Original Movies**. Gotta admit that was a pretty true statement for a long time until...


video: today’s positive affirmation

A worth-repeating piece of advice from Kung Fu Panda. You’re never just anything. Get the latest Flash Player to see this player. [Javascript required to view Flash movie, please turn it on and refresh this page] I don’t normally enjoy...


I need a towel… and a cigarette!

I believe that I am quite ready for multiple nerdgasms now. After watching “The Stolen Earth” last night, which I plan to watch again this morning … and probably again after that, I saw that Blizzard announced Diablo III just...


may Wii connect?

Ok maybe not that “We Connect”. Though it makes me giggle and cringe to remember her performance on “Facts of Life” as Cinnamon. I’m pretty sure I haven’t posted my Wii numbers yet for anyone that wants to register mine...


in DC: *sniff* Is that… urine?

It’s bound to happen to us all if we live in a major metropolitan area. Most of the time we build up a scent-immunity to all the stuff around us so we don’t even notice all of the various fragrances...


Writer’s Blo(g)ck?

Wow, I got nothing. This is definitely going to be one of those “stuff happened” entries as just about all that’s gone on today was I had too much coffee (for which I had good service again) this morning and...