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Archive for the ‘Fallout 3’ Category

The Ice Begins to Thaw

January 15, 2009

Hope you’ve made good headway on your pile of shame (games you haven’t yet finished), because things are going to start getting back to normal very quickly. Two quick reminders in case you missed them this week: The first is that Fallout 3’s first round of DLC, titled Operation:Anchorage, will be released (for the PC […]

Game of the Year

December 23, 2008

It’s customary this time of year to look back at the months prior and reflect.  In the time we have left in 2008, I’ll be doing just that.  I figured I’d start with my personal pick for game of the year. There are certainly not starved for choices.  Notable games I have played have included […]

Whatcha Been Playing?

November 17, 2008

This weekend I spent some time plugging away at the stack of games on my shelf, in preparation for Left 4 Dead’s imminent arrival. I finally went back and finished the last two chapters of Dead Space.  To make an understatement, playing that game is not a relaxing experience (and while it’s a bummer for […]

Back From the Wasteland

November 3, 2008

Sorry for the week long hiatus.  A couple of things conspired to keep me from the site.  For one, I recorded a live concert for my upcoming album yesterday, and so this last week was full of practices and troubleshooting technical stuff.  Secondly–holy crap there are just too many games right now. I’ve given up […]

In Review…

October 27, 2008

This weekend.  Wow. I spent almost all my time last week digging into Fable II.  I wouldn’t say I’m rushing through it exactly, but I do feel an certain amount of pressure with all the other releases crashing over each other like waves at the beach. I got the tip from multiple places that Gamestop […]

Fallout Retrospective Video

October 27, 2008

I’ve still got two things to post tonight–one is the Weekly Warhammer Wrapup from Chris, and the other is a summary of my many gaming exploits this weekend.  But until then, I have to highlight the above video from Game Trailers for those of you looking to either relive the Fallout franchise, or who need […]