Monthly Archives: August 2009

Retro Revival: ESPN NFL 2K5

Being in the thick of the Canadian Football League season and the National Football League season getting underway shortly I once again had my annual trip down memory lane to a time when I was a hardcore video football gamer.  … Continue reading

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The River City Revival Hits Xbox in Downtown Smash Dodgeball

Normally I don’t copy-n-paste others blog entries, but when I noticed this game on the Xbox LIVE Marketplace under the ‘Indie Games’ banner and later this blog entry from 1UP’s Retronauts blog by Ray Barnholt, I thought I could do … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Shadow Complex

HeroComplete the game on any difficulty setting Gamerscore = 50   Acquired 29/8/2009 After my work road trip and entertaining my family last night I was ready for a little bit of gaming.  I decided that it would be a … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Fallout 3’s Mothership Zeta

This Galaxy Ain’t Big Enough…Completed "This Galaxy Ain’t Big Enough…" Gamerscore = 40   Acquired 20/8/2009 In my quest to complete Fallout 3 I completed the last of the DLC side-missions, Mothership Zeta.  The DLC offered a break from the … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Gears of War 2 – Dark Corners

Highway to HellMade it through "Road to Ruin" with nothing but vengeance on your mind Gamerscore = 25   Acquired 15/8/2009 My Way or the HighwayMade it through "Road to Ruin" dressed as a Theron Guard Gamerscore = 25   … Continue reading

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Out With the Old. In With the New…

With every dollar counting, and must-have games mounting, I decided to do what I rarely like to do…trade in some games.  The good news is that for a stack of games I don’t play or am not interested in, as … Continue reading

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Modern Warfare 2 Prestige Edition: The Great Debate

I have been having an internal debate as of late in regards to the recently announced Prestige Edition of the Modern Warfare 2 package that will be hitting retail this November.  With three SKU’s on the books, gamers once again … Continue reading

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Call of Duty 4: Prestigious!

Two nights ago I flipped the Prestige switch once more in Call of Duty 4.  Back in mid June when I completed the campaign I blogged that I planned on making it through to level 55 once before I Modern … Continue reading

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Achievement Spotlight: Dawn of War II

Welcome to CalderisComplete "Stand With Your Brothers" and "Retake the Hamlet." Gamerscore = 15 While not that significant in the grand scheme of things, this 15 point achievement represents my first points earned on the PC.  Unfortunately with the shape … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Fallout 3’s Point Lookout

A Meeting of the MindsCompleted "A Meeting of the Minds" Gamerscore = 20   Acquired 1/8/2009 Fallout 3 has been my gaming obsession for 2009.  Bethesda is very much responsible for that my continuing to bring quality DLC to the … Continue reading

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