Posts tagged ‘game’

And the Nation Micturated in Unison

In a clever bit of PR, the folks at Edmonton’s water utility, EPCOR, released this chart showing city water consumption during the gold medal hockey game…

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In Defence of My Pictionary Skills

I recently participated in a game of Pictionary. My team came second (or “first loser” as somebody described it), despite the fact that we had four…

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Making Money in the New Economy

The Internet, as you know, changed everything. Well, not everything, but it sure disrupted the way we make and distribute art. Ever since I saw geeks…

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The Cake is a Lie: Why Portal is a Perfect Short Story of a Game

I first watched the trailer for Portal about a year and a half ago. It kind of blew my mind. Last night I finally found some…

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Take This Movie Quiz…

And feel good about yourself, because it’s pretty easy: 85%The Movie Quiz FilmCritic.com – Movie Reviews

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I Had an Idea for a T-Shirt

Since I’m on a Mac laptop with a limited bandwidth allowance, I’ve been playing more Flash games: Of course, it could just as easily be ‘widower’.

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Most Calming Web Crack Ever

Thanks to Kirsten, I discovered Boomshine, which is kind of the Aveda spa of web games. It’s got calming music, and pretty bouncing dots, and is…

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False Creek Geek: He Got (a Little) Game

My latest column in the Yaletown View (they’re having a party tonight) is about massively-multiplayer online role-playing games or MMORPGs. I’ve been playing Star Wars Galaxies…

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