Monthly Archives: February 2014

The Point of No Returns

steamI really do love Steam. It is a great service and really did, in many ways, change the way digital distribution should work. They offer overall great customer service and have built an ever growing community around their service.

They are not perfect however. Steam unfortunately uses much of that consumer loyalty to its advantage giving their company and their founder, Gabe Newell, a free pass when it comes to not including some features that other services are beginning to offer. Continue reading

Lara Croft, Archaeologist, Explorer, Sex Symbol

lara-croft-tomb-raiderI love “Tomb Raider” and always have. With the release of the recent “Definitive Edition” I wanted to go back and talk about one of my favorite video game characters, Lara Croft. I fell in love with the series back when “Tomb Raider II” was released. I grew up with the series and I own all of the games across multiple platforms. It is one of the few games that has stuck with me over the years and always leaves me eagerly anticipating its next release. Continue reading