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Star Trek Online Gameplay Footage Reveal

August 10, 2008

Earlier today in Las Vegas Leonard Nemoy and the people at Cryptic Studios announced their new MMO, Star Trek Online. The game will treat all the previous television shows and movies as canon, and even some of the novels and graphic novels. However it takes place in the year 2409, slightly in the future (future-future). […]

Spore Creature Creator

June 22, 2008

A lot of people have been praising the new Spore Creature Creator by Maxis / Electronic Arts. finally I decided to download the free trial of the Creature Creator and after fooling around with it for a half hour or so I have to say it’s pretty fun. The interface is very intuitive, there are […]

Video Games Live Update

June 9, 2008

I wrote a short blurb about Video Games Live after going to see it here in Winnipeg on Thursday. But I just noticed my dear friend Lindsay has posted a way way better article with actual photos of the event and some links to YouTube videos of the Winnipeg show that I couldn’t find when […]

Back on the Internets!

June 8, 2008

I have finally got the internet in my apartment and it’s glorious. But after living with limited internet connectivity for over a week sitting in front of a fully connected computer again is pretty overwhelming. I’ve been viciously typing urls into the address bar, and going through my bookmarks like they are going out of […]

On The Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness

May 23, 2008

The guys from Penny Arcade have just released the first episode of their epic video game debut On The Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One.  The game is available for Windows, OS X, Linux and the Xbox 360 from Hot Head Games. Check out the game trailer. Personally I plan on playing this game once […]