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  • The Fall of Samus Aran
    By on October 26, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    The manner in which Metroid: Other M destroyed the franchise’s credibility accomplishes is a testament to its status as a paradigm of video game vomit. Firstly, it lacks every gameplay element that has defined the Metroid series The game destroys the character of Samus, turning her into a frail and whiny brat. It is beyond me why anyone expected the creators of Dead or Alive: Xtreme Beach Volleyball to paint a respectful portrait of a female character, (more…)



  • The Biggest Games of Fall 2010
    By on September 2, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Every year, it gets more out of hand. More sequels, more technology, more money needed, and barely enough time to experience it all. Going into Christmas 2010, the lineup of big — or even just plain interesting — games is once again boiling over

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  • http://www.kansascity.com/2010/08/27/2178625/fall-arts-stage-new-theatre-plays.html
    By on August 31, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Think of the New Theatre as everybody’s big brother. Without question, the Overland Park dinner playhouse enjoys a reputation for doing high-quality work aimed at a mass audience and is among the most successful commercial theater companies in the region — if not the country. And it’s closing out its 2000-2010 season in style.

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  • How BPA Just Comes Up Short of Making Your Penis Fall Off
    By on May 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    A new study from Kaiser Permanente finds that exposure to BPA — which, as we’re learning, is everywhere — has a wide range of negative impacts on mens’ sexual performance. The study found decreased sexual desire, more difficulty having an erection, lower ejaculation strength and lower level of overall satisfaction with sex life.

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  • The Fall of Donkey Kong
    By on March 13, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Moments after her rescue in the original Donkey Kong, Pauline’s lovelorn simian abductor plummets three stories to the cold steel below. The mighty had fallen. Unfortunately, his beloved franchise would soon follow.

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  • Euro champions Germany fall to GB
    By on February 19, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Great Britain’s women secured a 7-4 verdict over European champions Germany for their third win in four matches in the group stages in Vancouver.

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  • Fallout: New Vegas Set For Fall Release
    By on February 5, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The next big Fallout game, Fallout: New Vegas will be out for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this fall, publisher Bethesda Softworks announced today. A new trailer accompanied the news, which raises questions about Bethesda’s other projects.

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  • Letterman, Leno Fall in TV Popularity Poll
    By on January 26, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The popularity of late-night hosts David Letterman and Jay Leno has dropped according to a new TV personality popularity poll.

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  • When robots fall in love: Ars reviews Machinarium
    By on October 26, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    With some of the most striking 2D visuals around and a understated but compelling narrative, Machinarium is a perfect example of a modern adventure game.

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  • The Most Promising Games of Fall 2009
    By on September 29, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Zombies, cars, and thieves–the crop of games coming this autumn has it all. Here’s our guide to the titles we’re most looking forward to.

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