Top Five: Coolest Methods of Video Game Transportation

A vital component of most video games–especially open world games–is some sort of method of transportation. While most games have some sort of mount or vehicle, some games go a step above and give you a really awesome form of transportation. Here is a list of five of the most excellent forms of transportation in […]

Top Five: Characters Everyone Loves (That I Can’t Stand)

You’ll have to excuse the necessary-for-length hyperbole that I put in the title–this would probably more accurately be entitled: Five Character That Most People Seem to Love, Enjoy, or Look Upon Favorably (That I Can’t Stand). This was an idea I was working on shortly after my Five Most Heartbreaking Character Deaths list, mostly due […]

Top Five: Most Heartbreaking Character Deaths

The world of geek fiction is often wrought with more perils than that of the real world—how often do we have to battle hordes of zombies, invading aliens, or tyrannical wizard overlords? Many times, though, deaths in fiction are temporary—which means that those permanent deaths given much more of an impact. Thus, I present to […]

Top Five: Video Game Weapons (for Use in Case of Zombie Apocalypse)

There are two things that I geek out about: zombies, and video games. Zombie videogames are, naturally, a lot of fun. However, I particularly enjoy imagining which in-game weapons I would like to wield in a real-world zombie apocalypse (fine, fine… “real world” zombie apocalypse). Here are my top five zombie apocalypse weapons. Blades of […]

Top Five: Things I’m Obsessing Over

I’m a little pissed at Etsy today (see this article from The Mary Sue for reasons), so I’m skipping Etsy Tuesday today. Also because I’m too poor right now (why, car, why?!) so I don’t want to foray onto the site and risk NEEDING TO SPEND MONIES. So, in place of Etsy Tuesday, here’s a list […]

Top Five: Best Video Game Character Introductions

Earlier this week, IGN ran an article called The Best First Encounters in Video Games. It listed those character introductions that the author thought were the coolest or had the biggest (personal) impact on the player. While I agreed with the ones that I, myself, had experienced, there were a few that I thought were […]

Top Five: My Favorite Heroines

Hey everyone! I made a list of my favorite heroines to put up on International Women’s Day, and then completely forgot and put up an edition of Gamer Drama instead. So, here I am, fixing that oversight. Here are my five favorite heroines, from all types of media. Following that, I asked my friend Gabrielle to give […]

Top Five: Escapism

My computer has been refusing to connect to the internet for a while now. I just finally convinced it to connect when I hook it to an ethernet cord, so I was able to come here and update my blog (which I have been wanting to do for a few days now). In the time […]