Category Archives: E3 2013

Xbox One-80

Xbox One-80

Incase you haven’t heard, the interwebs just exploded with news of Microsoft essentially doing everything that everyone has nerd-raged about over the past month or so. Essentially, the breakdown of the whole deal is that games will operate exactly as the currently do on the Xbox 360, and they completely abandoned the Online check-in.

The only downside to this would be that some of the legitimately cool features of the family sharing will now probably be lost, since in order to play a game the disc will have to be in the unit itself.

But alas, internet nerd rage has spoken, and the consumer receives what it demands!

Why I Am Still Going To Buy an Xbox One, Despite Internet Outrage

UPDATE: Xbox One Pulled a 180

Yesterday, I posted about the similarities and difference between the two main consoles. I kept it as objective as I could while acknowledging my subconscious bias. The post for today will be much different. As you can see by the title of this post, I am making my final intention clear. Very clear, in fact. As you can also tell from the title, I am fully aware of the level of rebellion that has overtaken the internet, be it in facebook, twitter, and the majority of other gamer news/blogs/sites. I have a general dislike for memes that contain an out of context pic with some under informed and obviously pandering one-liner in Impact font, regardless of topic, but that’s just me. You can also get a sense of defiance in the tone of the title, since I acknowledge that I am in the minority opinion but I go forth with my own will regardless. But what you do not get is the logic behind my decision, or the line of thought that brought me to this conclusion.  Continue reading Why I Am Still Going To Buy an Xbox One, Despite Internet Outrage

The Post 2013 E3 Console War Aftermath Recap, Abridged.

UPDATE: Xbox One Pulled a 180

If you follow gaming news, you follow E3. If you’ve followed E3 in any capacity, you should be well aware of the persistently raging “Console War” between Sony’s Playstation 4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One. If you haven’t heard, just pop the name of either console in to any search engine and see what kind of news articles pop up. However, if you’re reading this little indie blog about the console war, chances are you’re fully aware of the battle going down and simply looking for some additional information that may or may not push you to one side of the fence or the other. If you dub yourself to be of the “PC Gaming Master Race“, you really don’t care which side comes out on top because you’ll continue on your own PC rig. But, if you’re looking for that one last opinion piece to give you the final push to one side, continue reading! Continue reading The Post 2013 E3 Console War Aftermath Recap, Abridged.