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What’s on the Xbox Lately

September 21st, 2011 · Comments Off on What’s on the Xbox Lately · Gaming, Reviews, Xbox

Crimson Alliance is a rather simple co-op arcade-style hack n’slash dungeon crawler. I won’t call it an RPG, because other than doing some basic equipment juggling, there’s no character progression. With the single shared view for all players, things can get confusing quickly and you run into the problem of WTHDMGG* that all these kinds […]

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You can take it with you

September 1st, 2011 · Comments Off on You can take it with you · Gaming, Germany, Xbox

If you are planning on moving out of the United States with your Xbox 360, here’s a handy guide from someone who has done it. 1. The Xbox is region coded. Region-coding means the Xbox will only play games and media that match the “region” where it was bought in. That means your American Xbox […]

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Our stuff

August 31st, 2011 · Comments Off on Our stuff · Apartment Life, Germany, Xbox

Almost seven weeks ago in New York City, movers boxed up and took away virtually everything we own. Next week, we will get our things delivered to our new home in Munich. One take away from being without a vast majority of this crap is how little of it we really need. Since we opted […]

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Widget of the moment

February 21st, 2008 · Comments Off on Widget of the moment · Mac, Xbox

Frequent visitors here know that I spend a bit of time on Xbox Live. Since I almost exclusively play with folks I know, making game time happen can be a bit like herding cats. If I’m not actually using the Xbox, the only way I can tell if I am missing out on something is […]

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Jammin’

February 18th, 2008 · Comments Off on Jammin’ · Gaming, Xbox

Last night was the first time we had a complete Rock Band session, with three people playing at once. Ideally it would be 4, but we don’t have the extra guitar controller (yet.) Conny View definition in a new window and I have a great time playing it, but it’s clearly a case where mo’ people = mo’ fun.

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