The Hawkeye Initiative: Special Guest Edition: The Hawkeye Initiative IRL! -
BROSIE Goes Viral
I recently received an email from an anonymous fan sharing how she pulled a Hawkeye Initiative themed prank on her CEO to illustrate a problem with some artwork.
My personal compliments to her and her accomplice on a mission well done;…
Patent Arcade: Patents -
Just discovered this site, it’s a resource for video game IP law, patents, lawsuits, etc.
Also added it to my references & resources page, which I’m slowly filling with fun stuff. If anyone has anything to add to it, lemme know.
XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Civ 4 & Civ 5 Gold on Amazon for $20, Steam redeemable. -
Amazon.com: Firaxis Complete Pack [Online Game Code]: Video Games
Bioshock & Bioshock 2 exist on Amazon for $5, Steam redeemable. -
Amazon.com: Bioshock Dual Pack [Online Game Code]: Video Games
This game is really pretty. It’s (obviously) styled after those minimalist paintings. You know. Those. But throw in some cool pixel-y sand with physics and a puzzle mechanic, and…
Less is More | play it here
One of the many amazing things to come out of Ludum Dare #26
(Source: accfsally, via fuckyeah-animalcrossing)
If I didn’t hate drawing comics I would draw a short Bioshock Infinite modern AU strip where, after Booker and Liz make it to Lady Comstock’s tour bus, while Booker is figuring out how to drive it, Liz emerges from the back room wearing a plain grey cotton T-shirt, sneakers, and a red lace thong. She appears this way throughout the rest of the story and she never expresses discomfort or grabs pants from the myriad stores they loot.
I’m that weirdo who likes the quirky, almost easter-egg-like little world-building things that devs put into games. More than that, I’m that weirdo who will set my controller down and watch these things for however long they last. For example…
Banter between characters? I’ll stand there and listen for however long it lasts.
To barbershop quartet in Bioshock Infinite, when you flew away I stood there with my arm outstretched, quietly saying “nooooooo, come back! Play another! Encore?”
And right now, as I’m only half-watching Boyfriend play Metro: Last Light, I demanded he turn around and go back into the theater and sit his butt down, ‘cause I wanna watch whatever the heck is happening on stage.
For the record I tagged this as a spoiler to be on the safe side but I really don’t consider this a spoiler. I literally have no idea what’s going on. I have not been paying attention at all. But, you know. In case this is SUPER RELEVANT or whatever…