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Taking a step back to look forward

As the summer gets rolling, my time with games grows thinner and thinner. Just this past weekend I turned on the ol’ 360 to play a little South Park: The Stick of Truth for the first time in nearly 3 weeks. 1,178 more words

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cary reblogged this on Recollections of Play and commented:

In case you hadn't noticed, I write about video games, a lot. Not a lot compared to some bloggers, but a lot for me. And because I'm the one to blame for starting this train, there are times when I feel that I have to keep it going no matter the cost. In the recent past, this has driven my gaming down a path strewn with debris from the outside. This approach doesn't quell my inner desire to play as much as it makes me feel like I MUST play only because...I MUST! I MUST CONTRIBUTE TO THE COMMUNITY! That's all well and good sometimes, but the feelings that comes with this self-fulfilling prophecy turn out to be hollow and meaningless. In this post I wrote for United We Game, I take a step back from my current reality to reflect on why I play games in the first place and to answer the question "what do I want from gaming?"

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Be A Better Video Gamer With These Helpful Tips

If you’ve ever tried to trade in a video game, then you know about the problems associated with it. Most stores that accept trade in games will give you only a small fraction of what the game was originally worth. 264 more words

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Play on, ye marathoners. Play on! (And tell me, how the hell do you do it?)

I don’t know how you do it — you wonderful gamers who can play and play and play with nary a break (except for snacks and the calls of nature, that is). 519 more words

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Taking a step back to look forward

As the summer gets rolling, my time with games grows thinner and thinner. Just this past weekend I turned on the ol’ 360 to play a little South Park: The Stick of Truth for the first time in nearly 3 weeks. 1,178 more words

Gaming