REPLY TO ALL: Failed at 2010

Our gaming backlogs continue to be a popular topic of discussion, and as we come close to the end of another year and with it hopes of better gaming habits next year, what happened to all of those 2010 games we said we’d finish this year? Want in on the weekly conversation? Every Wednesday we… Continue reading

Horribly Awesome Deals of The Week: A Mortal Crysis

Empty out your change jar and scrounge up your stripper bills, it’s deal times again! Looks like this is going to be a super suit wearing, martial arts fighting, intergalatic shooting, underwater exploring, bundled, cape crusading, undead  kind of week. Mute your cell phone and close the blinds, you’re going to be busy. Mr. Deal… Continue reading

It Doesn’t Matter: Your Fans Still Have Questions

Alexander Pope once said, “To err is human.” We all make mistakes, and the video game industry is no exception. Sometimes industry mistakes are ignored or even swept under the rug, making it harder for developers to admit a game’s flaws. In a recent interview with Gamasutra, Todd Howard admitted that The Elder Scrolls IV:… Continue reading

The Summer of JP

This summer I have made it my personal mission to complete games in my library that have remained unfinished and collecting dust. I have a nasty habit of starting a game and abruptly stopping around the 10 hour mark. For no rhyme or reason, my ADD kicks in and I am on to the next… Continue reading

Meanwhile… Free Fame in Holey Monuments

Meanwhile… we’ve actually been playing games. Each week we recap our recent gaming experiences and tell you what we’re looking forward to, so you can use your time more wisely than we have. Those PS3’s of ours finally wake up from hibernation. Funny what free games can do. Everyone else is still stuck in the… Continue reading

Meanwhile… That Space Jam Song

Meanwhile… we’ve actually been playing games. Each week we recap our recent gaming experiences and tell you what we’re looking forward to, so you can use your time more wisely than we have. Coop is back this week, and not surprisingly, he just wants to shoot people, while GiffTor gets sucked into the world of… Continue reading

Mail This: Quit Wasting My Time With Broken Collectibles

Dear Muse for Video Game Developers, It’s been years since the first time this little issue resulted in my first smashed Sega Genesis controller and yet you continue to shirk your duties in reminding your charges that fixing it is easily done, would keep thousands of controllers from wanton, senseless destruction and save literally hundreds of… Continue reading