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Zooming in

February 10th, 2008 · Comments Off on Zooming in · How To, Xbox

One thing done fairly well in Burnout Paradise is the use of the Xbox Live Vision camera in multiplayer. Whenever one player does a “takedown” on another, snapshots are exchanged. When a race is won, the victor has a snapshot taken for the other players to see for the after-race summary. It’s a clever gimmick, […]

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Wait, don’t get up

January 11th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Funny, Gaming, Videos, Xbox

While I love the wireless Xbox 360 controller as much as the next guy, there is one major shortcoming. When my Xbox crashes, and it does crash, you have to get up off the couch, walk over, and reset it with the power button on the console. What’s the point of having these fancy wireless […]

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Handling the challenge

January 9th, 2008 · 2 Comments · Gaming, Rock Band, Xbox

My biggest problem with progressing further in Rock Band on the guitar comes down to one thing. This: That’s right. It’s my pinky. My digitus minimus, my most ulnar finger, my digitus quintus. Or, as I like to call it, Stubbins McScrewup. It’s just too damn puny. It simply can’t keep up with the other […]

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Rockin’

January 3rd, 2008 · Comments Off on Rockin’ · Gaming, Reviews, Xbox

Rock Band for the Xbox 360 has been a great load of fun for Conny View definition in a new window and me. It’s sort of a surprise that we even got the game in the first place. I was a little tempted by earlier versions of Guitar Hero, but I had the problem that it would be dull as dishwater […]

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Embarrassing

October 23rd, 2007 · Comments Off on Embarrassing · Gaming, Xbox

It is a sorry state of affairs when my Xbox 360 is blogging more than I do. That gives you a rough idea of how I am spending my free time these days.

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