Starcraft 2 – MLG Washington D.C. Vods

My Starcraft II obsession is continuing unabated and in my rummaging for more information and my interest in how the SC2 release might finally bring E-Sports into the limelight, I've been looking to watch the live events at tournaments such as MLG, Intel Extreme Masters at Gamescon, Blizcon, Korean GSL on GomTV, etc. You can … Continue reading Starcraft 2 – MLG Washington D.C. Vods

Noobishness: Street Fighter II HDR (Hating Dumb Ryu)

The cramp in my thumb is finally subsiding and my voice returning (after shouting abuse at all the scrubby Ryus) so I can now write a little about my first forays into the competitive world of Street Fighter II HD Remix Well let me give you a quick Navan Daughn history lesson of Street Fighters. … Continue reading Noobishness: Street Fighter II HDR (Hating Dumb Ryu)

The Little-Prince of Persia

Sorry about the long absence from any sort of blog-tasties on my part. Remy has been keeping the ship afloat admirably. As a start for me to getting back into the swing of corresponding for Agoners I stumbled across this little gem of a video clip. It's the brother of Jordan Mechner who originally created the … Continue reading The Little-Prince of Persia

Defection to the Enemy Camp – Console vs PC (again)

I knew this was a bad idea to start a blog with Remy. Due to his persistent and insidious prodding I went out and bought myself a large hi-def screen and an <shame>xbox360</shame> ... ... ... In my defense the screen is still technically a computer monitor (a highly recommended Dell UltraSharp 2707WFP 27) So … Continue reading Defection to the Enemy Camp – Console vs PC (again)

Review of the Orange Box (for remy77077)

Since remy77077 was procrastinating about whether or not to buy the Orange Box I've decided to give a review of the whole zesty package. To do this properly I'd really have to review this compilation of 3 games (Half-life and episodes being counted as one) separately. So here's my crash-course review. Half Life 2 Starting … Continue reading Review of the Orange Box (for remy77077)