Category Archive: Life Achievement Unlocked

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Oct 26

All for One and One for all! (Unless you’re Player 2)

Here’s my problem (or rather my Life Co-oper’s) with this game and many other co-op games in general: Player 2 gets no acheivements. Granted she isn’t as bad an acheivement whore as I am, but it still feels nice to get rewarded for playing the game. For most games it seems to be a problem …

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Oct 12

OMGWTFACELLAMABBQ Kids

In the process of becoming an adult, sometimes I have to take a step back and realize that stuff that happens at work needs to stay at work. Even the normal things like talking about my day can’t really leave the confines of my office. It’s not really a question of corporate secrets, it’s just …

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Sep 28

Quickscope Movie Review: 50/50

A few weeks ago, I got a pass for two to go see 50/50 starring Seth Rogen and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. With my life co-oper being out of town for business, I dragged Lawjick out of the basement to come see a free movie with me. And honestly things couldn’t have worked out better. The movie …

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Sep 21

Gorilla Challenge Accepted and Completed

Although it happened only a a little a week ago, right now it feels like it was last month. Half of the GVL crew (Lawjick, Peanut and I), some friends, a lab partner, and life co-oper finally took part in the rescheduled Gorilla Challenge. (more info here). The experience was mostly positive all around for …

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Sep 14

Game Break: No time for love Herr Jones

Remember that post a few weeks back about job interviews and ettiquette I did a few weeks back? No? Read this first. So good news: I got the job! W00t! I start tomorrow my new life of gainful employement at Microsoft in the Xbox Live division. Bad news: I don’t have time to write because …

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Sep 07

“Burn the heretic. Kill the mutant. Purge the unclean.”

Swag

This is quite possibly the best piece of movie swag I have ever gotten. Some movies will give you crap like sunglasses you will never wear. Others will give you posters that will gather dust in the basement because you will “eventually want to decorate thew playroom.” The swag geniuses of Contagion saw the possibilities …

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Sep 07

Level grind for extra cash, too many games coming soon.

For this weeks Life Achievement Unlocked column, I was going to compile an exhaustive list of all the video games coming out from now till Christmas. Here’s the problem with exhaustive lists though, the list is very exhausting to make. By my count, there is approximately 100 games being released in September alone, granted that is including all of the consoles: …

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