Taking Offense: What Made Us Enemies?

When I was a young child, I was used to my favorite action movie heroes dispatching real world adversaries like the Russians. Later in life, I noticed the regularity of middle eastern terrorists and warlords in my favorite summer blockbusters. Running parallel to these conflicts were those I faced in video games, which shared quite… Continue reading

Hey! Watch! The Silly Adventures of Mr. Mochi in Oblivion

I remember putting at least a 100 hours into the world of Oblivion but rarely strayed off the path of righteousness. Despite the incredible possibility of  shenanigans that presented themselves time and time again, the quests and a very obsessive video game code of morality kept me restrained with only my imagination as a means… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Ninja Gaiden II (2008)

Being a social worker, I’m beginning to get a bit nervous about the proposed cuts being lobbied for in the budget reform bill. While helping those less fortunate is an occupation respected by most, that admiration goes out the window once it comes down to cost. The fact of the matter is, I may need… Continue reading

Shadows of the Damned Review: Emag Pu Dekcuf

It is unfortunate that Shadows of the Damned looks so generic from the outside. Bad title, bland cover and when seen in stores, the only thing it screams is, “I fill out this shelf!” Only by staring a bit closer can you sense that this may be a different experience entirely. If the phrase “A Suda51 Trip”… Continue reading

Hey! Look! A Month of Samus

Artist Chris Furniss has dedicated the month of July to Zero Suit Samus. He will be releasing a new Samus piece every day for the entire month. You can view the entire collection on the Wasabi Sunshine site and Chris has even made the work available for purchase on his Etsy shop. So far Samus has… Continue reading

Mail This: Minibosses Unaware of Pecking Order

From: GiffTor, Outside Efficiency Consultant To: Midlevel, Mini- and Sub-Bosses Re: Organizational Structure Executive Summary I’ve been brought in by management and tasked with taking some of your time today to discuss the proper natural order of things, specifically, the fact that you are all mid-level bosses yet seem either unaware or uncaring regarding your… Continue reading