Your Nostalgia Trip For The Day: Guitar Hero and Rock Band

I've been listening to old episodes of the Giant Bombcast and reached the gang's discussion of The Beatles: Rock Band and the then-current state of the music genre. Remember when Acitivision and Harmonix were crazy for their rhythm games? The years spanning 2006 and 2010 were a magical time that saw the release of twenty four music … Continue reading Your Nostalgia Trip For The Day: Guitar Hero and Rock Band

91 Days of Summer: BioShock: Rapture by John Shirley

Discover Rapture's origins in this humanizing look into one of video game's most memorable locations. In August 2007, Ken Levin created a video game called BioShock, a story-driven first person shooter that took players deep inside an underwater Objectivist paradise led by Andrew Ryan, a self-made man whose characterization is a not-so-subtle reconstruction of philosopher Ayn Rand. … Continue reading 91 Days of Summer: BioShock: Rapture by John Shirley

Magical Cupboards, Dinosaurs and a Pie-Fearing Detective: The ManBuyCow Podcast

Podcasts are awesome. Next to Steam and legally free streaming episodes of South Park, podcasts rank pretty high on the list of awesome things to come out of the Internet. Great as they are, I tend to not venture far from the shows I've been listening to for a few years. There are, unfortunately, only so … Continue reading Magical Cupboards, Dinosaurs and a Pie-Fearing Detective: The ManBuyCow Podcast