Cool! The developers of Pandemic have freely released a slight mod / scenario to their amazing coöperative board game Pandemic. Scenario 2: … covers one of the more notable events in the US this year: the Government Shutdown. It introduces some new elements and changes the way you play Pandemic. Will you be able to […]
Over the last few years I’ve become more of a fan of Steam and a couple of other online delivery services for my PC gaming needs. I can’t actually remember the last PC game I bought in a brick-and-morter store for my desktop. And now, the Steam Summer Sale is reaching its mid-point and so […]
Yep, I’m having fun with Ace Patrol, as you may have seen in my previous post, it’s a light single/multiplayer, World War I strategic combat game. Airfights consist of up to 8 combatants, four per side, and vary depending on aircraft, pilot skill, and game difficulty level. Ace Patrol is currently only available for iPad, […]
If you’re into the Kerbal Space Program (as you’ll no-doubt have noticed I am) you’ll appreciate this video of a trip to Mun and back, set to appropriate music. The video also shows off some of the really great graphics and images possible with this sandbox style game. Fun!
There are those who eagerly anticipate online gaming events. And then there’s the rest of the world. I kinda fall into the first category. This past weekend I participated in such an event — the first Guild Wars 2 open beta test. Basically it was two and a half days of fresh Guild Wars goodness! But first […]
This likely won’t come as a shock to many of you; I’ve been invited to go work on Empire Avenue. Of course, I said yes. Starting Thursday, September 1st, my role will be, as with any startup, kinda fuzzy to begin with. Officially I’ll be the Director of Social and Community Management. In reality, I’ll […]
Ever since the Apple II days, I’ve been a flight simulator geek. I’ve always been interested in aviation, but due to my less-than-perfect eyesight, a career as a pilot wasn’t in the cards. But that didn’t dim my interest in aviation. And given my interest in computers & technology, it seemed natural that I’d gravitate […]