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— July 2008 Archive —

JoBildo, world famous Warhammer Blogger and Ten Ton Hammer Staff Member, is thinking about creating a Warhammer Online guild made up of bloggers. If this sounds interesting to you, check out the post, Warhammer Guild – Who’s Interested?.

So according to a post at Engadget, the new 60 gig XBox 360 is hitting the streets, or more specifically, some Target stores. So far, no word on whether these units use the new (and presumably more reliable) “Jasper” motherboard. I’m still trying to decide if I’m willing to give […]

A couple of weeks back I wrote a rant against Harmonix (Harmonix can kiss my behind) after I learned that Rock Band 2 was going to be a timed exclusive for the XBox 360 (and I happened to get it for the PS3 due to my love/hate relationship with the […]

Randy Pausch, a Carnegie Mellon University computer scientist whose “last lecture” about facing terminal cancer became an Internet sensation and a best-selling book, died Friday. He was 47. Prof whose ‘last lecture’ became a sensation dies

Esquire First Publication To Use Electronic Ink Hearst said the issue will feature a cover across which various words and images will scroll ” news-ticker style — thanks to technology developed by Cambridge, Mass.-based E Ink. I have nothing to add except, this will probably be the only issue of […]

Something to amuse you while you wait for LittleBigPlanet: Fantastic Contraption: A fun online physics puzzle game

I’m often accused of being thin-skinned or overly sensitive about certain topics, and gaming past wars is definitely one of them. So I have to give a cheer to Ross Arbour’s article over at Nukoda: Wii Aren’t Amused: Call of Duty World at War and Nintendo’s E3 Press Conference Mr. […]

No, this isn’t a military story… After Jeff Gerstmann left gaming site Gamespot in the midst of a controversy about his publishers strong-arming him to give advertisers positive reviews, he started work on a new gaming site called Giant Bomb. He had a blog going while all the features got […]

According to this page on Circuit City’s web site the new 60 gig XBox 360 will have an HDMI port (and includes a headset). Encouraging news because it would indicate new internals rather than the old and unreliable 20 gig internals with a bigger hard drive. Could it be Microsoft […]

Sorry to keep going on about this show, but its so good I’d hate for any of my readers to miss it. http://www.drhorrible.com The third and final part is now posted, and the whole shebang is only up until sometime Sunday (tomorrow). Joss Whedon fans, don’t miss it!