‘Axis & Allies & Zombies’, a board game for 2-5 players

Avalon Hill, the old board game maker best known for military war games, created a zombie version of its perennial favorite, Axis & Allies. It’s called Axis & Allies & Zombies and has an MSRP of $40. Amazon has it for $33. Although I bought and sometimes even played war games back in the late 80s and early … Continue reading “‘Axis & Allies & Zombies’, a board game for 2-5 players”

Diablo III: Eternal Collection Nintendo Switch bundle

  Diablo III: Eternal Collection is coming to the Nintendo Switch. To celebrate the occasion, Nintendo is releasing a bundled version of the Switch.From Nintendo: The devil is literally in the details of a new Nintendo Switch bundle featuring Blizzard’s legendary game Diablo III: Eternal Collection, launching exclusively at GameStop on November 2. Fans who pick up … Continue reading “Diablo III: Eternal Collection Nintendo Switch bundle”

David Katz kills two, injures 11 at Madden 19 tournament

David “Bread” KatzFrom CNN: David Katz, a 24-year-old gamer from Baltimore, Maryland, was in town for the tournament at GLHF Game Bar, in the back of a pizza restaurant. On Sunday, he brought a gun into the venue and opened fire, killing two people and wounding nine others. Then he turned the gun on himself, … Continue reading “David Katz kills two, injures 11 at Madden 19 tournament”

Fruzsina Eordogh is a terrible journalist

Fruzsina Eordogh is a freelance reporter. She wrote an article for Forbes about John “TotalBiscuit” Bain. In the article, she wrote things that were not true and factually not correct. For example, in the very first sentence, she wrote TotalBiscuit died from cancer “about a month ago.” He died on May 24, 2018. Forbes published the article on … Continue reading “Fruzsina Eordogh is a terrible journalist”

Chris Kluwe violated Wizards of the Coast’s Code of Conduct

Former punter of footballs and aficionado of geeky things Chris Kluwe is a Magic: The Gathering game ambassador. Unfortunately, he doesn’t appear to have been representing the game very well. He recently posted the following tweet about deceased video game critic John “TotalBiscuit” Bain: Magic: The Gathering is produced by Wizards of the Coast (WotC). Like a lot of … Continue reading “Chris Kluwe violated Wizards of the Coast’s Code of Conduct”

Will Wizards of the Coast ban Chris Kluwe?

Former NFL punter and celebrated nerd gamer Chris Kluwe is still around and is still a terrible, awful person. I had not thought about this guy for quite a while, but then I saw the following tweet of his: TotalBiscuit (government name John Bain) was a YouTube video game critic. He died from colon cancer on … Continue reading “Will Wizards of the Coast ban Chris Kluwe?”