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    Feeling Dirty

    The other day I thought I would finally play Final Fantasy X (never got around to it in college) and was rather looking forward to sinking my teeth into a nice RPG. An hour later.... I fell asleep. I

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    Videogames at My Library

    Some of you GameCola readers can probably remember the Versus Mode about libraries.  Both writers agreed that videogames should not be put in libraries. Well, my local library apparently missed tha

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    Super Smash Bros. Brawl

    So my friend Marianne told me that she would no longer be my friend if I didn't play Super Smash Bros. Brawl. She assured me that it is the greatest game ever, and I would instantly like it. I picked

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    Music You Should Be Listening To

    Video game music has come a long way since the days of the Atari 2600 and NES, but if you're like me then you still hold a nostalgic place in your heart for those old-school video game tunes. If you'r

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    Good News and Bad News at EB Games

    I graduated yesterday (yay!), and I got a bunch of money, so the first thing I did was go to EB Games to buy some video games. Good news: EB Games has finally started giving reasonable prices to their

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    GC Alum: Neal Iannone’s Blue Furry Monster

    Former GameCola writer Neal Iannone (of Loafy Carl and Neal is Awesomer Than You fame) sent me this video of an art exhibit he put together at the SEED Gallery in Newark, NJ. Is it art, or is it a 

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    Rock Band vs. Guitar Hero: World Tour (The Reckoning)

    Recently, a lot of attention has been paid to Guitar Hero 4, to which a lot of people have to say "Rock Band's better". To these people, I offer a suggestion: Don't fight it. Just take it, nice and sl

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    Customers Suck

    So I frequent this blog that posts retail horror stories, and I figured, hey, why not share the awesome. Here's a story I saw a few days ago by a GameStop clerk (source).I manage a video game store. N

  • Casey’s Top Picks for 2006

    2005 was a good year for games. Still, while Shadow of the Colossus and Civilization 4 will undoubtedly keep me busy for a while, I can't help but look forward to the next big game. Fortunately for al

  • WarioWare: Mega Micro Reviews

    Ask a developer to create a game and they'd be more than happy to dig out design documents, market research reports and little notecards summarizing their pitch to potential publishers. Ask them to de