Review | 2008.01.01
Consoles and cars2007Q1 console sales:
Bring on the band aidsWe finally got on the bandwagon. Hah hah hah hah hah hah hah hah hah hah hah hah hah. Apologies, sore tendons makes me giddy. Rock Band is basically Forza with instruments instead of a wheel. It takes practice, patience, and you really can't compete...
A winning combinationIf it were 'Japanese Rides' the score would asymptotically approach a perfect ten, but as it stands, we are left with a lopsided field. The only American entry is a Corvette with a bad custom interior, and I really hoped our evil German would bring his ...
Games: How Do People Make Games? - Trendless Tech: mostly timeless computer factsThe electronic gaming industry is huge. It's been pulling in more money than movies for some time now, and as technological implementations like ever-increasing processing power and VR become more affordable, it's only a matter of time before games become the primary medium of electronic entertainment. Once technology opens up AR (augmented reality) interfaces, game [...]Read More... from Games: How Do People Make Games?
Sports Summarized - Not A Genius: important dumb detailsTechnically, anything involving two people competing can become a sport. However, many cultures have adopted watching specific sports as a widespread recreational activity. For that reason, it helps to penetrate that sport (and get along with that culture) simply by understanding the base rules of that nation's favorite sport. These rules are enough to penetrate [...]Read More... from Sports Summarized
The Collector - Other Strangeness - merritt kAt some point, everyone in the retro video game collector community has "The Dream".