Post tagged: Games

How "Oldschool" Graphics Worked

"The 8-Bit Guy" explains how color and graphics worked on old 8-bit systems like the NES and Apple II.

Cookie Clicker

So many cookies.

World of Warcraft: TCG Card Numbering

The World of Warcraft Trading Card Game seems to have a very specific ordering of cards, which I'm attempting to accurately interpret.

Portal 2: Now with More Portals

When I think about the original Portal, I think of increasingly challenging puzzles, easter eggs, and the sarcasm and insults of a cruel AI. Portal 2 continues this tradition in a very satisfying way.

Cataclysm Beta

Please Insert Quarter

I'm now the proud owner of a Midway Galaga cocktail table. Current TODO:

  • Research hardware (joysticks, replacement grills)
  • Mount LCD and Dell SX270 inside cabinet
  • Get a bump key so I can open the damn door


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Guitar Zero

I'm a fanboy, so what?

Me vs. Puzzle Quest


You Are Not Prepared


Upcoming: Portal

Check it out.

E3 2006

Links from the 2006 Electronics Entertainment Expo.

Cross-post: Warcraft item links in macros

Fun and time-saving.

Opera for Nintendo DS, & Misc.

Via Planet GameCube:

Opera Software today announced that it will deliver the World Wide Web to Nintendo DS users in Japan. In Opera's agreement with Nintendo, Nintendo DS users will now be able to surf the full Internet from their systems using the Opera browser. The Opera browser for Nintendo …

Fall Updates, 2005 Edition

Not much going on, really.

Lunch Money

It's never been just video games.

Man Convicted for... Something?

On drawing the wrong conclusions.

Accidental Absence

Sorry I've been away. I took a trip to the beach.

Life's Little Pleasures

Violent videogames are not for kids.

On Playing Half-Life 2

Or lack thereof.

CS:S Physics Fun

Lookit them cabinets fly!

A Source of Entertainment

Counter-Strike\: Source has been released.

You Should Read This

There are things people do, good things.

Those "Game" Things

After reminiscing about old SNES RPGs in my last post, I sort of went insane for a couple hours. I would like to collect Game Boys. There, I said it.


Yeah, my productivity on the Palm m500 just went to Zero.