• Poor Player’s Paradise: Because We May

    A look at deals on Kickstarter, Indie Games, and a free tabletop game knock-off.

  • Poor Player’s Paradise: Free-to-Play Extravaganza!

    The past few weeks have seen an explosion in news about free-to-play games. Tons of big-name games have gone, or are going, free-to-play, and cheap bastards like me couldn't be happier. PlayStation 3

  • [NSFW] Poor Player’s Paradise

    Since the last “Poor Player’s Paradise,” the sun has come out and the first day of summer is just a few weeks away. So, how best to celebrate this? Easy: stay the hell inside your house. It’s hot out—too hot to go screwing around outdoors like some kind of sweaty jackass. Your friends may laugh … Continue reading "[NSFW] Poor Player’s Paradise"

  • Poor Player’s Paradise: All Under $25

    The 2010 holiday season is rapidly approaching, and that means you only have a few more weeks before your extra money is monopolized by gifts for loved ones. Now's the time to blow as much extra money

  • Poor Player’s Paradise

    A cheapskate's guide to discounted and free games. This article: LittleBigPlanet, Borderlands, $7 games, Tower of Heaven and trading sites.

  • Poor Player’s Paradise

    Well, I'm an international celebrity since I won GameCola's 2007 Readers' Choice Employee of the Year award.  Still, I haven't let it get to my head.  I limit the amount of time I spend swimming

  • Poor Player’s Paradise

    I'm switching gears this month and temporarily ditching the Heap so that I can combine my two passions—videogames and extreme, mind-numbing cheapness. Since the number of GameCola readers is well

  • Poor Player’s Paradise

    So, here I am again, finding myself writing this column mere hours before the deadline.  And I realize I don't have any free games to really write about—none that really excite me, anyway.  I gues

  • Poor Player’s Paradise

    To my faithful or not-so-faithful readers of the past few months, I have only one thing to say: "Free games suck!"  That is the realization I have come to over the past month, having searched for a d

  • Poor Player’s Paradise

    Well, it's that time of the month again. Yes, that's right: It's the time when all the broke readers of GameCola look to The Poor Player's Paradise for their temporary amusement until they have enough