Entries from November 2014 ↓

Nerd Night 11-24-14 Featured Game: Super Smash Bros

Smash Bros Competitive Gaming
Commentary and Experience
By Dan Tucker

Have you played a Super Smash Bros. game (known in the land of the rising sun as Dairantō Smash Brothers)? I’m guessing you have, since Smash as a series has been a Nintendo staple since 1999. We’ve been smashing and meteoring our friends to grisly, explosive deaths for the better part of 20 years now. That’s a lot of burnt stocks (a single “stock” being a life in the game, should you be playing survival and not for score). I’ve played a lot of Smash myself, but only recently this year was I turned onto the competitive scene. My eyes have been opened. For years I’ve been a Casual Scrublord, not privy to the true depth every single game in the series offers.

Continue reading →

Nerd Night 11-17-14 Featured Game: Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon

Far Cry 3 : Blood Dragon
Game review/plug
By Scott Warford

Starting on the three year anniversary of Nerd Night, we added a permanent gaming element to the event, with each week featuring a game specially chosen by one of our staffers for one reason and one reason alone: Because they love it.  For our first installment of this, Scott Warford, one of the major editors and producers of the Nerd Night video track has selected Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon.   Below is his write up!

Continue reading →