Sagas of the Icelanders Game

I stumbled across an Indiegogo campaign the other day for an interesting sounding game. It is called Sagas of the Icelanders and is a role playing game about the Norse… I stumbled across an Indiegogo campaign the other day for an interesting sounding game. It is called Sagas of the Icelanders and is a role […]

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Drop Target Zine Review

I’m a fan of cartoonist Alec Longstreth. I read his blog, buy his comics, have met him at Heroescon several times and even interviewed him once. I was pleased a… I’m a fan of cartoonist Alec Longstreth. I read his blog, buy his comics, have met him at Heroescon several times and even interviewed him […]

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An Utter Fiasco (The Fun Kind)

Last week I met up with a few folks to play the game Fiasco. I had first heard about the game right before XCon last month, and Darren Miller was… Last week I met up with a few folks to play the game Fiasco. I had first heard about the game right before XCon last […]

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My First Kindle Purchase

I’ve had my Kindle for a week now, and I am truly digging it. Because of my busy schedule I haven’t had time to sit down and just read a… I’ve had my Kindle for a week now, and I am truly digging it. Because of my busy schedule I haven’t had time to sit […]

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Two Plus Two Pokercast Steps Up

I’ve been a listener of the Two Plus Two Pokercast since their previous incarnation, before they hooked up with Two Plus Two publishing. Most shows range from OK to quite… I’ve been a listener of the Two Plus Two Pokercast since their previous incarnation, before they hooked up with Two Plus Two publishing. Most shows […]

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Car Wars Hits the Real World

As a teenage geek gamer, my favorite game was Car Wars. Now Steve Jackson points out that there are real world cars built with the same drive system as the… As a teenage geek gamer, my favorite game was Car Wars. Now Steve Jackson points out that there are real world cars built with the […]

City of Heroes

On a complete impulse buy, earlier today I picked up the install DVD for City of Heroes at Big Lots. At least one person on Twitter thought it was odd… On a complete impulse buy, earlier today I picked up the install DVD for City of Heroes at Big Lots. At least one person on […]

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Chris Ferguson on Running Bad

Chris Ferguson is far and away my favorite poker professional. He has a post on the Full Tilt website about how to handle it when you run bad. I think… Chris Ferguson is far and away my favorite poker professional. He has a post on the Full Tilt website about how to handle it when […]

Board Game Geek Gift Guide

I’m not really much of a gamer of any stripe. I have a tendency to buy games like Netrunner and INWO and then never actually play them. I used to… I’m not really much of a gamer of any stripe. I have a tendency to buy games like Netrunner and INWO and then never actually […]

You Suck At Poker

I had a comment left on here that I really had a hard time telling if it was a spam blog or not. I dug around the site and decided… I had a comment left on here that I really had a hard time telling if it was a spam blog or not. I dug […]

R/C Jousting Knights

I got an email from Think Geek about these Radio Controlled Jousting Knights and for a second, I had that “I’ve got to have this” feeling. I don’t need them,… I got an email from Think Geek about these Radio Controlled Jousting Knights and for a second, I had that “I’ve got to have this” […]

0 to $10,0000

Over on Full Tilt Poker, my man Chris Ferguson is in the middle of an interesting experiment. He is trying to turn an initial $0 stake into $10,000. He writes… Over on Full Tilt Poker, my man Chris Ferguson is in the middle of an interesting experiment. He is trying to turn an initial $0 […]

Subgenius Colony in NationStates

In the Mac Geek Gab, Dave and John have been pushing people to join NationStates and then joining their “Geeks Unite” region. I decided to do that, but to make… In the Mac Geek Gab, Dave and John have been pushing people to join NationStates and then joining their “Geeks Unite” region. I decided to […]

More on Second Life

A few more opinions on Second Life. After my first post, PJ had some comments on it. In a similar vein, Eric Rice weighs in prompted by Chris Pirillo’s post…. A few more opinions on Second Life. After my first post, PJ had some comments on it. In a similar vein, Eric Rice weighs in […]

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Second Life Less Interesting than the First

It seems like everyone and his uncle is always on about Second Life, so I downloaded it maybe 2 months ago. In the time since, I’ve used it maybe 60… It seems like everyone and his uncle is always on about Second Life, so I downloaded it maybe 2 months ago. In the time since, […]

Gamer Hassled by the Man

Greg Costikyan reports on a kid who, during a search on the Waterway Ferry from New Jersey to New York had a had a White Wolf book confiscated because it… Greg Costikyan reports on a kid who, during a search on the Waterway Ferry from New Jersey to New York had a had a White […]

Steve Jackson Gets It

As a teenager, I was a big fan of Steve Jackson Games. I loved Car Wars and Illuminati. Later, when I began browsing the web in 1994 via lynx on… As a teenager, I was a big fan of Steve Jackson Games. I loved Car Wars and Illuminati. Later, when I began browsing the web […]

X-Arcade Dual Controller

Here’s a review of a good looking joystick, useable with MAME and others. If I buy another joystick to use with MAME, it will have two joysticks such that I… Here’s a review of a good looking joystick, useable with MAME and others. If I buy another joystick to use with MAME, it will have […]

Paranoia XP

I saw this morning in my aggregator that a new version of the classic game Paranoia is in the works. The press release is funny, written in the same style… I saw this morning in my aggregator that a new version of the classic game Paranoia is in the works. The press release is funny, […]

Joe Walsh Speaks

I have this bootleg of Joe Walsh playing “Rocky Mountain Way” and explaining how he wrote it and anecdotes about it and his life. I downloaded it from somewhere, but… I have this bootleg of Joe Walsh playing “Rocky Mountain Way” and explaining how he wrote it and anecdotes about it and his life. I […]

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