Tag Archives: Call of Duty: Black Ops

Why I’ll Empty My Pockets for Borderlands 2 Instead of Black Ops 2

Just like every other year, this fall will be loaded with blockbuster releases, most of which are sequels such as Halo 4, Assassin’s Creed III, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 2. Each of these games will continue to be over-hyped, release an unnecessary amount of trailers, and offer merchandiser-specific pre-order bonuses. Being someone that fits the poor college student stereotype, I only have so much money for gaming and I’ve already decided where that money is going: Borderlands 2. The original Borderlands featured millions of gun-variants, ridiculous enemies, insanely addictive co-op play, and a one-wheeled, painfully talkative, dancing robot named “Claptrap.” This fall’s installment will have even more guns, more outrageous enemies, will somehow be more addictive, and will contain a plethora of bad-joke-spewing Claptraps for everyone to love to hate. Developer Gearbox Software has looked back at the weak points and missing pieces...

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Episode 41 – Johnny Crappleseed

This week, we preview PAX East, which we will be attending. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click here for direct download. Games we talk about this week: Red Dead Redemption, Killzone 3, Killzone 2, God of War Collection, Uncharted, NBA 2K10, NHL 10, NHLPA 93, Minecraft, Warhammer 40,000 – Dawn of War II, Everquest, Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood, Civilization V, Angry Birds, Dragon Age, Metal Gear: Peacewalker, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Gran Turismo 5, Mortal Kombat, Starcraft 2, Battlefield 3, Medal of Honor, Burger Time HD View in iTunes Intro Music: Shakira Featuring Danzig – Hips Don’t Lie Outro Music: Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass – The Lonely Bull Featured Articles:Do You Feel Like A Hero Yet? Psychology Takes On Spec Ops: The LineHow to Counter Caitlyn - League of LegendsTo Hell with Reboots...

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Episode 39 – Randy Jackson Five

This week, we talk about Gran Turismo 5, give our obituary to guitar hero and have a new “I’d buy that for a dollar” [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click here for direct download. Games we talk about this week Civilization V, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Gran Turismo 5, Dead Space, Starcraft II, Titan Towers, Titan Quest, Extreme Champion Shipping, Tecmo Bowl, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, MLB: The Show, MLB 2k10, Guitar Hero, Rocky, Slugfest, Red Dead Redemption, Grand Theft Auto IV View in iTunes Featured Articles:The Five Scariest Games of All TimeHow to Counter Caitlyn - League of LegendsFive Things to Be Thankful for in Gaming...

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Episode 38 – Bruce Wii

This week, we talk about the death of guitar hero, pose the question, “Does Mario ever want to go home?” and Kyle and Koz each have a “All The Way Live” [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click here for direct download. Games we talk about this week Leisure Suit Larry, The Dig, Full Throttle, Breakout, Lunar Lander, Metal Gear Solid, Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, Zelda, Civilization V, Starcraft 2, Team Fortress 2, Team Fortress Classic, Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare 2, Neverwinter Nights 2, Shank , Command and Conquer: Red Alert 3, NBA Jam, Super Mario Bros., Call of Duty: Black Ops, Dead Space, Guitar Hero View in iTunes Featured Articles:Five Things to Be Thankful for in GamingDo You Feel Like A Hero Yet? Psychology Takes On Spec Ops: The LineThe Five Biggest Gaming Controversies of 2012...

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Episode 37 – Kinect 4

This week, The Super Bowl and Extreme Champion Shipping [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click here for direct download. Games we talk about this week Braid, Ship Simulator Extremes, Civilization V, Crystal Defenders, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Dead Space, Mass Effect 2, Minecraft, Neverwinter Nights 2, Homefront, Chuck E Cheese Sports Game View in iTunes Featured Articles:Playstation 4: What Did We Learn?The Five Scariest Games of All TimeThe Five Worst Gaming Characters for Cosplay...

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Episode 36 – Alcohol and Oats

This week, we talk about Dead Space and the new Playstation Portable. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click here for direct download. Games we talk about this week Civilization V, NHL 2010, NBA 2k11, Neverwinter Nights 2, Starcraft 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Tecmo Bowl, Splatterhouse, Dead Space, Extreme Champion Shipping, Portal 2, Duke Nukem, MLB 2011: The Show View in iTunes Featured Articles:The Ten Most Iconic Gaming Quotes of All TimeAn Open Letter to the Jiggle Physics and Digital Boob GodsThe Top Five Bioware Romance Options...

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Episode 35 – Burger Time Machine

This week, we talk about Minecraft, and have a new King of Wishful Thinking. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click here for direct download. Games we talk about this week Civilization V, Tetris, NHL 2010, Burger Time, Mass Effect 2, Snow Bros, NBA Jam, Splatterhouse, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Alpha Protocol, Ninja Gaiden Sigma, Arkham Asylum, Minecraft, League of Legends View in iTunes Featured Articles:The Five Worst Gaming Characters for CosplayWhy Gamers Hate EAThe Top Five Bioware Romance Options...

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Episode 34 – Legotallica

This week, with both Egan and Kyle having finished Call of Duty: Black Ops, we break down the single player and talk about what we liked and what we hated. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click here for direct download. Games we talk about this week Wii Sports, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Mass Effect 2, Fallout: New Vegas, Dragon Age: Origins, Civilization V View in iTunes Featured Articles:To Hell with RebootsHow to Counter TeemoThe Five Worst Gaming Characters for Cosplay...

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