Archive for the Games Category

GOP Talking heads insult Chicago in days leading up to IOC Olympic vote

Posted in Events, Games, News, Politics, Sports with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 3, 2009 by Otto


Here is what AMERICAN News commentators said about a city in our country who was competing for the prestigious and lucrative Olympics. If I was on the IOC, I probably would have picked Rio as well after hearing how bad Chicago is.

The Beatles: Revolution to be Released on 9/9/09

Posted in Games, Music with tags , , , on September 6, 2009 by Ro


This week, GameSpot will release The Beatles: Revolution for gamers to rock out to. Included are 45 songs by The Beatles. The game was created with input by the surviving members of the band and also had input from Lennon/Harrison widows Yoko Ono and Olivia Harrison.

Below is GameSpot’s E3 2009 demo of  The Beatles: Revolution.  It probably wasn’t a good idea to demo the game in this fashion because all it does is prove that there is no way to look cool while playing this game.  See for yourself:

Kurt Cobain, Johnny Cash Featured in Guitar Hero 5

Posted in Entertainment, Games with tags , , , , , , , , , on August 29, 2009 by Ro


Guitar Hero 5 has brought deceased rockers Johnny Cash, Kurt Cobain, Marc Bolan, and Jimi Hendrix back to life.  Other featured artists include Sonic Youth, A Perfect Circle, Blur, Arctic Monkeys, T. Rex, David Bowie, and Iggy Pop.

You can pre-order Guitar Hero 5 here.