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Sit back: it’s the Jack Attack!

You Don’t Know Jack has been around since 1995. It has all the hallmarks of a ridiculous trivia gameshow without the pesky “mind-blanking terror of being in front of a public audience/pressure to win actual money” baggage. Fast, funny and fun, it’s a good way to rock a Saturday night, especially if you have friends over and you’ve all had a glass or two of sangria. And you... read more

Face the wrath of matching gems, cur!

If you know me at all, you know that I have no shortage of video game options. I have an Xbox 360 and a Nintendo Wii. I have a computer with wireless mouse and keyboard hooked up in the living room so I can play Torchlight on the big screen. I have an old PS2 laying around just in case of Psychonauts-related emergencies, and a NES knockoff that plays the original cartridges (which, admittedly, I turn to... read more

Lights, Camera, Action: Scene It!

Although it seems almost unbelievable to me now, before I met Matt, I had never played Scene It. I’ve always liked board games, from the gimmicky Mouse Trap of my youth to countless AmeriCorps games of Scattergories. In fact, to this day I have never yet played “original” Scene It, but I have enjoyed Scene It: Friends Edition, Scene It: Harry Potter, and, best of all the... read more

Darksiders game is freakin’ METAL

Anyone who has owned a Nintendo video game console in the past two decades knows how the 3D Zelda games play out. They’re extremely well crafted and they’re fun as hell, but it’s not like Nintendo has been messing with the formula a whole bunch. You go into a dungeon, you find the map and the compass, which lead you to the boomerang, which you’ll need to light torches and beat the... read more