For the past year or so, I’ve anticipated the release of BioShock Infinite. But Tuesday, on its actual release date, I didn’t march straight to the nearest store and demand that the clerk “Shut up and take my money!” This behavior was in part caused by an infographic, much like all other major epiphanies. BioShock […]Read more "How Not to Write a Plot for Your Next Triple-A Game"
Well, NFL free agency has me a bit bummed these days. Specifically, I’m just a bit annoyed that my Green Bay Packers couldn’t pull out a deal for former Ram Steven Jackson, lost Tom Crabtree, and finally gave up Greg Jennings to bitter rival/player poacher, Minnesota. (Jennings, how could you!? Christian Ponder will never throw […]Read more "Buying from the Used Car Lot of the NFL: First-Week Free Agency Comments from a Bitter Packers Fan"
Why can’t I be a decent consumer? Why did I grab the new SimCity game when clearly I could easily wait out the release and server overload until the game was safely chopped down to less than $10? Well damn. I’ve definitely made worse investments (my purchase of “vintage” Madden games takes that prize) but just to throw […]Read more "Want to Make a Rockin’ City? Well Now You Can’t with SimCity"