The ‘Games’ part of my blog’s title gets very little attention, but a new gameÂ came out this year that is of great anthropological interest. I’m surprised that it has not gotten much attention at all in the hip anthropologist community. I mention it now as a possible start for a… Read more“Let the Games Begin!”
I’M GONNA TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE. I’M GONNA TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE. I’M GONNA TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE. I’M GONNA TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE. I’M GONNA TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE. I’M GONNA TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE. I’M GONNA TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE. I’M… Read more“omgomgomg”
We Were Braaaaagging….
The irony is that I think Within You Without You is the worst song on Sgt. Pepper.
We Would Sing and Dance Around
From Kotaku.com In other news: entire Abbey Road will be in the game! Update: *Point point*
Say You Want a Revolution
September 9, 2009 is kind of an odd date to release The Beatles: Rock Band…………… Oh I get it lol.
What’s an Ooby Dooby?
Six Roy Orbison songs hit Rock Band last week and I got three of them, Oh Pretty Woman, You Got It, and Ooby Dooby. Fun fact: Ooby Dooby was featured prominently in Star Trek: First Contact, and was the first human song the Vulcans heard. Some associated news have been… Read more“What’s an Ooby Dooby?”
While My Plastic Guitar Gently Weeps (with Joy)
Beatles License Songs to Viacom Videogame Unit The Beatles have licensed songs to MTV Networks’ Rock Band videogame series, according to several people familiar with the matter, a coup for the Viacom Inc. unit in its battle with rival Activision Inc. for supremacy in the world of rock and roll… Read more“While My Plastic Guitar Gently Weeps (with Joy)”
How to Turn Me Off Instantly
Pronounce Lex Luthor “Luth-e-r” instead of “Luth-o-r” in a big budget game production.
It’s a Nice Day for… Rock Banding
Rock Band 2 comes out on Sunday at midnight. Three hours before the hunt begins! Update 5:47AMBuying Rock Band 2 at midnight was no problem. Picked it up at the original Super Walmart in town. Got lost on the way back due to heavy rain and crummy road lines. Been… Read more“It’s a Nice Day for… Rock Banding”
Tales from Comic-Con, Day 4 (Sunday): I Just Want a Goddamn Cardboard Tube
I didn’t go to Comic-Con on Sunday in 2006 because I was tired of it by the fourth day. My family convinced me to go since I did have Comic-Con and trolley passes. A deal ‘s a deal! Getting there was no problem. Once inside, though it was chaos. Sunday… Read more“Tales from Comic-Con, Day 4 (Sunday): I Just Want a Goddamn Cardboard Tube”