Category: Rhythm Games

Return of the Shred

Whew. I am back. I have been away doing beach stuff for several days. Also, I’ve been on a break from Messenger, which is why people haven’t seen me online. I’m alive, I assure you. :-) Glancing at my Bloglines is a bit scary. I am afraid that most of those will go unread or at the very least simply…

Miscellany

Weekend gaming consisted mostly of Guitar Hero, when I could actually get a turn. The song line up for this game is really great. It would have been cool if they’d had a song (or two) from The Darkness, Poison, and/or Guns n’ Roses (maybe unlockable?). Oh my God, that would be sweet. Great game, though. If only I knew…

Interlude

I’m in a meeting right now for Otakon staff. Not much gaming occurred in terms of Guild Wars, though I did attempt the bonus of a Mission that I have been trying to complete for ages (Divinity Coast Bonus, though I still need to do the Bonus to D’Alessio Seaboard). I didn’t get very far, because I kept getting interrupted,…

Bunch of Savages in This Town

This incident happened over a year ago, but it demonstrates the importance of one of the most hallowed and timeless cultural conventions in arcade gaming: the coin-queuing system. Whoever invented this meme, this cultural nugget of information and behaviour patterns, was a genius (probably British as well). The coin holds your place in the queue. It’s rather organised: you see…