After doing a load of test streams myself and of course posting videos and related articles here, I had a very strange experience earlier this week, when I finished a match of SFV online and then saw that my opponent had the title "Streamer" set. "Hmmm" I thought, and I wondered if they were actually … Continue reading That feeling when the streamer gets streamed!
I've written a lot before about some of the issues I've had over the years when it comes to Street Fighter 4 - and these days I'd add that I really don't like the later-discovered flaws in the engine like plinking, and I have an insane hatred of near universal defensive option selects like 'crouch-tech'. The … Continue reading Kore ga saikyo-ryu da!
"If you have something to confess, do it now. Give yourself some peace". Last night I Achievement Whored. Well, sort of, as we'll see... however more accurately I helped out a friend by setting up his attempt to 'glitch' Left 4 Dead to allow him to get an Achievement that is very difficult to unlock under … Continue reading Confessions of a Whore
I WIN!!!11! olol Far more fun than racking up a huge pointless gamerscore... 😀 This historic moment deserves to be captured for posterity: It doesn't get much better than this in Gamerscore land. MA KU RO SU Special thanks go to an unlikely set of games that made this possible: Sonic the Hedgehog (original XBLA), … Continue reading Ultimate Achievement Unlocked: MACROSS Gamerscore
First off, let me say I love achievements. The reason why I've moved from being a rabid PC gamer to a sell-out console gamer has a lot to do with the lusty lure of achievements. They change the way we perceive games, they give a lasting physical presence to the time that we've wiled away … Continue reading 4TW!!!11one
Well, the release date is now known and even the Achievements for Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo HD Remix have been leaked which makes this an ideal time for me to discuss some more of my thoughts on XBox Achievements. When I first got my 360, my first reaction was "what is the point in … Continue reading To strive, to seek, to find, and not to Achieve