Went to the in-laws over the weekend and got some Valentine's chocolate from my Mother-in-law. Apologies for all the people chattering away in Japanese!

Also ate some clams. Bad clams. Man, there's nothing worse than bad clams.



Music, Toys And A Whole Book Full Of Chocolate

Darkspore Splices Fresh DNA Into Online MultiplayerSpore is an amazing creative experience diluted by a broad gameplay focus. Darkspore has one focus: Building a better killing machine. I took my monster squad to task in story mode and player-versus-player combat and lived to tell the tale.



Music, Toys And A Whole Book Full Of Chocolate

A Cosplayer Fit For Prime Time Alodia Gosiengfiao is more than a cosplayer. She's a super cosplayer, an über cosplayer with added umlaut, if you will. And she's proving that cosplay is more than putting on costumes.



Music, Toys And A Whole Book Full Of Chocolate

Video Games Finally Won A Grammy The medium of video games won its first ever Grammy tonight. Yeah, it's for a song that was featured in a game that's nearly six years old, but we'll take it where we can get it!



Music, Toys And A Whole Book Full Of Chocolate

PS3 Hacker Tells Sony How He Really Feels Remember when George Hotz, aka "GeoHot", appeared on television? He sounded so intelligent and well-composed, and Sony's lawsuit just seemed unwarranted. Now, Hotz doesn't nearly sound as well-composed, but rather NSFW and petulant. Well, at least he's got flow and rhymes.