Monthly Archive: July 2013

Jul 09

Game of the Week: Sleeping Dogs

I played the original True Crime: Streets of L.A.  It wasn’t up to Grand Theft Auto standards, but the spin of playing a cop and the increased focus of melee combat bumped it up a few notches.  Having Christopher Walken as a narrator didn’t hurt either.  I enjoyed that game but didn’t finish it.  The …

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Jul 07

5000 Miles

I may be a kind of old, kind of fat gamer, but I do try to look after my health.  Since my taste in food is pretty unhealthy, I tend to focus on exercise (and portion control).   Mostly, I run, ride my bike and lift weights.  I sometimes swim when my shoulder holds together.  I …

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Jul 06

Email not Sending

All of a sudden a few weeks ago, my email stopped sending.  It wasn’t on all of my accounts or devices.  I could receive email, but I couldn’t send it.  Eventually I figured I could send from my phone and webmail for my email and gmail.  So it had to be the way my local …

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Jul 02

Game Story from Gamers With Jobs

Sean Sands of Gamers with Jobs has written an excellent game story about the emerald isle.  It’s well written and makes you want to play the game.  That’s exactly what I look for in a game story.  Here’s a link to buy the game if it inspires you.