Don’t Be That Guy: Uninformed Video Game Reviewer

When I first heard the Wall Street Journal wrote a review about Borderlands 2, I gave them the benefit of the doubt. There are a number of video game topics I dreamed WSJ would write about. How do the sales stack up with the rest of the industry? Is the game going to help spark a long drought… Continue reading

Don’t Be That Guy: MMO Hollywood Hero

I heard her before I saw her, a bevy of frantic gunfire drawing my attention to a thin brunette amidst a swarm of giant moth-like creatures. She was outgunned and outnumbered, mere seconds from her doom. That wasn’t going to happen though; not on my watch. I took aim and fired, the creatures suddenly taking… Continue reading

Don’t Be That Guy: Fixing Fanboys Part 1

Webster’s dictionary defines a fan (n.) as a person who has a strong interest in or admiration for a particular sport, art, entertainment form, or famous person. Webster’s dictionary does not define fanboy (the next level in the blanket term fandom) but I’m enough of a wordsmith to create a respectable definition on my own”… Continue reading

Don’t Be That Guy: Rumor Troll

I love to speculate on the video game industry. I’m an imaginative guy and the potential of video games brings it out in me. I’m all for intelligent fanboy conversation, when that isn’t an oxymoron, and the conversations are productive. If you’re passionate about something and are informed, you are entitled to your opinion. However, I… Continue reading