Category: Blogging

Featured on Blogs.com: My List of 10 Great Game Blogs

Blogs.com is a relatively new site created by Six Apart that wants to help readers find the best blogs around. They also feature Top 10 Lists from “celebrity bloggers and influencers” to help readers find new blogs. They have a section under Entertainment that collects lists of gaming blogs, too. I was recently invited to be a guest author there…

PAX Coverage

I should put coverage in quotes, because my small l readership can certainly go elsewhere for in-depth and extensive coverage from Penny Arcade Expo (PAX). I hope to provide a different angle from those big game blogs. I also hope that non-life-threatening hijinks and shenanigans with minimal financial impact will ensue so that I can write about them. I don’t…

TGC Re-roll

The Game Chair has announced a change in direction, due to the busy schedule and shift in priorities of the site owner and editor, Seth. I started writing on The Game Chair two years ago, when Seth stumbled across my games blog. He contacted me and invited me to become a contributor to the site. At the time, I was…

Shiny New Theme

I have a new WordPress theme for my blog. For the people reading from RSS, the new theme looks like this: The header graphic is customisable. The current header displays concept art from Guild Wars Nightfall. The default header graphic is shown in this screenshot: This is the previous theme, which was up from January 2006 to May 2007: This…

Yes, You Can Comment on Kotaku

Unbeknownst to me, as a non-regular reader of Kotaku (though this probably has to change because reading game news is now a part of my job, and because Josh says they’ve been getting better lately), they fixed their commenting policy so that the unwashed masses are allowed to make a comment. I was unable to understand how Kotaku could have…