It’s not easy to say goodbye to a friend, but this month we did just that with Rock Band. But we also said hello to a few new friends we discovered at PAX East. It doesn’t make the pain go away, just a bit easier. This week, Edie Sellers, Nick Dinicola, and Dave Gardner wrap [...]
So, I was listening to my favorite radio show — I admit, it was NPR’s Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me — and one of the bumper songs between rounds struck me as a perfect addition to Rock Band 3, Styx’s “Mr. Roboto.” Seriously, with that keyboard line, the vocal harmonies, the kickass drums? I would [...]
Okay, so I may be a little late to this party. Real late. But sometimes you find something that breathes new life into an old game. This was the case when I picked up the expansion cymbals for the Rock Band 2 drum set.
It doesn’t happen often, but sometimes a listener takes the time to write up a review, said review is actually quite good, and it hits our inbox at just the right moment when we actually have time to post it. That “perfect storm” hit this week, as listener Major Malfunction offers up his impressions of [...]
In: Podcasts by Edie Sellers13 Jul 2008
Hey guys. So, it’s less than 24 hours before one half of the GameHounds crew jets off to Los Angeles for E3. So time is short. Short enough, in fact, that we really don’t have time to do proper show notes for this episode, which unfortunately was recorded later than usual on Saturday night. Here’s [...]
If you’ve never heard of the Makers Faire, you’re missing out. Sponsored by Make Magazine and Craft Magazine, it’s a gathering of people who build cool things out of silicon, propane, wires and yarn. These are the people who overclock their processors just because they can. Think one part Burning Man, one part Evil Scientist [...]