Monthly Archives: November 2013

The Great Gaming Dilemma


My current gaming rig. “An elegant weapon…for a more civilized age.”

As this generation of consoles comes to a close, now has been a time of reflection on this generation, and speculating the next to come.

The PS4 officially launches tomorrow, at midnight in many places, and the XboxOne to follow soon after.

I started the last generation as a devout Xbox fan. I was one of the unlucky people who had multiple hardware failures, but I still stood by my investment.

The 360 was a good enough machine that allowed me to abandon PC gaming for a short time.

I let my Xbox Live Subscription expire because it started to feel more like an advertising service than a gaming service.

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Video Game Vacuum

I wanted to do something different this time. I decided to do a series of three videos about how video games impact our culture. I wanted to look at a historical example to put modern arguments into context. Hope you enjoy.  Continue reading