Are you a raving LOST fan? Have you run out of people who want to hear your theories about how the island is really a projection into our universe by a hyperintelligent transdimensional race and was once mistaken for Atlantis? I know I have! Never fear! The LOST crew is out there with yet another … Continue reading New LOST Internet Game…and it’s Cheatable
Wii and X-Box 360 — Like Chips and Dip?
There's an interesting snippet of an article over at Gamasutra about the Wii and X-Box 360. It's an interview with the Director of Product Management for the XBox 360 and Live, where he posits a couple of things: Wii users as casual gamers might want to upgrade to the XBox A lot of Wii users … Continue reading Wii and X-Box 360 — Like Chips and Dip?
Things That Make Me Glad I Quit Star Wars Galaxies
This is one of those things that made me glad I gave up on the Star Wars Galaxies online game. A collectible card game inside an MMO. Look, I know the two are related and the same people are probably interested. I know they probably make a lot of money off the EverQuest one they … Continue reading Things That Make Me Glad I Quit Star Wars Galaxies
Dungeons and Dragons 4E Powers
Really liked this article on 4E Powers, and I really loved this pic from the article of one of their dry-erase power cards. They really ought to market these. (And I'm not just saying that because I am a Hasbro shareholder.) (Image from Wizards.com) Just got my 4E game books today, and I have to … Continue reading Dungeons and Dragons 4E Powers
World of Warcraft to Get Achievements
As if there weren't enough OCD disorder creating things in World of Warcraft already, Kotaku is now reporting that the "Wrath of the Lich King" expansion will add an achievement system. Achievements done well really amp up the level of interest I have in a game. The ones on the screenie look interesting, so I'm … Continue reading World of Warcraft to Get Achievements
World of Warcraft II!
This is for a friend of mine. You know who you are.... http://www.theonion.com/content/themes/common/assets/videoplayer/flvplayer.swf'Warcraft' Sequel Lets Gamers Play A Character Playing 'Warcraft'
Dungeons and Dragons Game Day (4th Edition)
So, Saturday was National Dungeons and Dragons game day, and also the premiere of the 4th edition of the game. I took the time the day after (because I was busy with Star Wars Weekends the day before) to check out the quick start rules for the new edition in the first module released for … Continue reading Dungeons and Dragons Game Day (4th Edition)
So on Friday, evidently there was a fairly sizable layoff of folks from George Lucas' game company LucasArts. I have kind of a strong interest in this for two reasons. One is, I have always been a huge fan of really getting to escape into the Star Wars Galaxy, and LucasArts games have pretty consistently … Continue reading LucasArts Layoffs?