Why are you crying? There’s no crying in Battlefield…

Back in my day….(shaky old man voice).  No, really I remember a time I used to log into my favorite FPS server, and have hours of friendly competition with mature players just having a good time.  Calls of ‘Nice Shot’, ‘Damn you got me, I’ll have you next time’, and all manner of friendly banter … [Read more…]

Xbox 360 Paperweight Edition

So I mentioned this earlier, our Xbox 360, Paperweight Edition.  I thought I would cover the epic journey from a boy’s craving to play Halo, to the realization that the Xbox is really just a black, plastic box taking up space. Normally I have no issue with Microsoft.  I have used Windows for years, never … [Read more…]

Obligatory first post…

Yah, what that says.  This is my obligatory first post where I lay down for you, my background in gaming, and why I might have some slight knowledge that leads to credible opinions and such. So, this old dude has been at it since the Atari 3200.  Not the retro refab one you can buy … [Read more…]