Monthly Archives: July 2008

The Dark Knight: Not the Best Superhero Movie Ever

Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight is not the best superhero movie ever. The good superhero movies of recent years (Spider-Man 2, Iron Man) have followed a fairly standard plot structure: the superhero’s powers define not only his own moral code, ...

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My Second Skin

BioWare, being the awesome, nerd-friendly company that it is, has treated us to private showings of Second Skin. The documentary on the lives of a few MMORPG hardcore players has received positive reviews from the MMO community, so I was ...

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Non-Exhaustive List of my Evil Clones

Daniel Roy. I realize this is a pretty common name… And it does make it much harder to Google myself than if I were named, say, ‘Jelatinous Marcelathon’. But Google myself I did… And I found out there are many, ...

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The Orange Box: Best Achievements Ever?

Whether you think Gamerscore is relevant or not, X360 Achievements are now part of the console gaming landscape. Yeah, they can be gamed, and no, a Gamerscore is not an indication of anything besides time spent playing games. But there’s ...

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A Toothbrush for Nerds

I don’t know about you, but there are days I wake up and feel like I’m living in my own future. So lately I’ve been plagued with gum problems because of plaque. My dentist recommended I get an electric toothbrush, ...

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