Monthly Archives: July 2010

Review: Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty

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Achievements: The Evolution of Gaming or Downfall?

Everywhere you look in gaming (outside of Nintendo), there’s achievements in some form or the other. Xbox 360 achievements, Steam’s achievements, PlayStation’s Trophies. Why, even looking at websites like GameSpot, Giant Bomb, Raptr… achievements. What’s the deal with these things and where did they come from?

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B-Games: They’re so bad, they’re good!

Everyone has played them. They’re the closet games. The games you really don’t talk about too much in public, in fear of being considered an outcast in the mainstream gaming world. Why would anyone dare mention these games? Because it’s time for our personal cult classics to be unleashed in all of it’s glory!

I’m a fan of bad movies. I’m also a fan of games that had potential but didn’t really get past the cutting floor. But the games usually suffer from undersales, a few bad bugs, or better yet, just ‘meh’ graphics and sounds. Sometimes, that’s the beauty of these things! For your reading pleasure, enjoy the few select titles I find to be excellent B-quality games that should get a fair trial.

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