Should I Play Black Ops 2? – The Cursed Checkpoint #202

Two Justins, neither of whom are big Call of Duty fans/players, tried Blacks Ops 2. Gifford finished and is still playing it. Lacey quit. Can Justin convince Justin to give Blops 2 another shot? The Cursed Checkpoint is a topical video game podcast focused on discussions and interviews about a single video game, genre, news headline,… Continue reading

Horrible Newswire: Just Trying to Move On

Another major name in the industry steps down, a face gets sued, and the heroes settle out of court. Meanwhile a hidden camera finally captures what it’s like when Ethan plays games by himself. Last Week’s Headlines Timesplitters 2 HD almost happened Cliffy B leaves Epic Games No Doubt and Activision settle out of court… Continue reading

Blue Stinger Retro Review: The Dive Bar of Dreamcast Games

To this day, I don’t really know what Blue Stinger was actually about. I was an angsty teenager when I last played it  so my emotional pursuit of the opposite sex and a tendency to fall asleep listening to Linkin Park more than muffled the intricate details of my semi-adulthood. I can piece together bits… Continue reading

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron Demo Game Curious Video: Robogasm

If Transformers: War for Cybertron was a delicious Energon smoothie, then this demo for Fall of Cybertron is a Matrix of Leadership jammed straight into your chest. Josh, Justin and Ethan roll out for a Game Curious look at the demo for the sequel to the prequel of the G1 Transformers cartoon. After this preview, we… Continue reading

Radical Entertainment Hit with Layoffs, Business as Usual for Activision and Prototype 2 PC Release

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In news that has become all too common as of late, Radical Entertainment recently laid off around 89 of its employees. While this accounts for “less than 1.5%” of parent company Activision’s workforce, it’s still disheartening news regardless of what sort of cold, hard figures are given out. At least the investors can breath a… Continue reading