PAX 2010: Day 0

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Sep 072010
 
PAX 2010: Day 0

It’s that time of year. The time when summer dies and gamers live, flocking to Seattle in the tens of tens of thousands. This was our second PAX; the first was so awesome that we knew before it had even finished that we’d want to do it all over again. There’s been a lot said about the PAX experience. “Home” is how it’s mostly described, and it’s definitely a feeling that can’t be overstated. I’m […]

Jun 162010
 
Rock Band Network, week(s) 8-15

If you have any questions on my Rock Band Network posts, check out the FAQ. It’s all helpful and stuff. Another huge backlog, this time courtesy of the Lostathon. Thankfully with all that behind us we were able to catch up over the span of a couple of weeks and are now back on track. Please enjoy this meaty super-sized helping of Rock Band Network.   “American Dream” by Silverstein : UND- Vocals too generically […]

May 282010
 
Rock Band DLC, Week of 1 June

Two new artists in Rock Band next week as Harmonix gives us a four-pack from Spoon and a single from christian group P.O.D. Unrelated to the DLC at all, but it was the non-stop blaring of P.O.D.’s “Youth of the Nation” by my hideously discourteous neighbors that gave me the final shove I needed to run far, far away from my apartment and find my own house. So thanks for that, P.O.D.! • Spoon – […]

Feb 142010
 
Rock Band DLC: Week of 16 Feb

Remember when I used to do this every week on LiveJournal? Did you hate it? Too bad. Here’s what will be released this Tuesday/Thursday, including a very pleasant surprise. I love it when Harmonix unearth old masters, and if they can introduce or enhance an under-represented genre, so much the better. Otis Redding – “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay” + Otis Redding – “Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)” + Otis Redding – “I’m Sick Y’all” […]