Monthly Archives: February 2012

Storm Warning of a New MechAssult

One small step for Mechs… Big shoes to fill. One of the first Xbox LIVE titles made available for the service at its launch was MechAssault.  Set in the BattleTech universe made popular by its pen-and-paper board games and series … Continue reading

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Kickstarting a Double Fine Adventure

The lords of Point-&-Click Adventures have returned! If you are a follower of gaming news and media one of the hottest stories out there right now is the runaway success that has been game studio Double Fine’s Kickstarter campaign to … Continue reading

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Achievement Spotlight: Angry Birds

Achieving on the go! Split it! – Blue bird unlocked Gamerscore = 5     Unlocked on 05/02/2012 If you are even a casual follower of gaming and its media, heck even if you are a follower of popular culture, you are … Continue reading

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Achievement Spotlight: Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2

‘Ghost’s Recon! Iron man (Quick mission) – You have finished a mission without being hit Gamerscore = 30     Unlocked on 08/02/2012 With the recent release of the brand-new Ghost Recon Future Soldier trailer I once again started to get that … Continue reading

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Farewell Adam Adamowicz : The Visual Mind Behind Fallout 3

An amazing, talented, artist. I will miss his work. As I was flipping through my social media streams this morning I came across this story which announced the passing of of Concept Artist, Adam Adamowicz.  While I did not recognize … Continue reading

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Welcome: Windows Phone 7

My latest, Microsoft driven, toy! While on a recent business trip the fact that I did not yet have a smart phone really hit home.  I could have used the internet, GPS, and other features on several occasions.  I was … Continue reading

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