Tag Archive | microsoft

E3 Doesn’t Excite Me At All…

To be honest, I really didn’t feel like writing this article. At all. To be honest, I rarely feel like writing any articles these days. I see less and less point to what I do, but, a handful of readers ask me frequently to keep running with the torch, so it’s in my hand again. I […]

You Should Pirate Nintendo Games – A Controversial Look at Nintendo’s Shoddy DRM and User Account Systems

I haven’t gone crazy, stay with me till the end. You should pirate Nintendo games. There’s no reason not to. Let’s examine what happens if you buy games digitally and your non-hacked 3DS breaks: All of your saves and downloads are gone. You have to start every single game over again. You have to call […]

The Only Constant in Life…

Is change. Time for a new post after the long dark. I feel like every few months I’m writing an article like this; generally its related to how I randomly get bizarre health issues or massive workflows. This last one was a combination of a few of those, as well as some personnel updates that didn’t […]

Microsoft Has Removed Used Game DRM and Online Check Ins *UPDATE*

This is what they said: “Last week at E3, the excitement, creativity and future of our industry was on display for a global audience. For us, the future comes in the form of Xbox One, a system designed to be the best place to play games this year and for many years to come. As […]

Are You a Hero, or a Monster?

I read an article the other day in which Hideo Kojima stated that Metal Gear Ground Zeroes might not ever be released, and if it is then it might be too controversial to sell well. He stated that gaming hasn’t done much to mature beyond “zombies and explosions”, and that he wants to push the […]

Female and Strong; Not Strong Because Female

Female and Strong Not Strong because Female: A look at women in gaming and comic books By: Xeawn R. So, let’s do that thing I do and talk about a touchy subject that will probably tick off some people and also have others take things out of context or the wrong way, shall we? For […]

Meet me in our special place…the one we cherished so long ago…in Silent Hill…

You find yourself in a strange town, often times with no recollection of how and why you got there. You know it’s important, something essential, something that you can’t turn your back on…but what? Scratching at the back of your memory, haunting you, an itch you can’t reach, it spurs you on. Curiousity, fear, wonder…but […]