The Backlog Diary – Entry #1

I’m not expecting to post full reviews of the games I play over the next few years, but I do feel like I need to vent about some of them – some in a good way, some maybe… Read More

Top 10 Video Game Beginnings!

I recently started playing The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD, which marks my second time through the game.  I originally bought the Wii version at launch, and for the most part, greatly enjoyed the overall experience. Once… Read More

New memories: sometimes, they’re just as awesome.

  This game has been out what… just over two months?  How could I already have an unforgettable memory associated with it? Well, a lot has changed in regards to Star Wars since Battlefront II was released on… Read More

At a Loss…

From the age of 8 until I was about 15, driving around town with my sister was a fun way to get out of the house.  Whether it was in her red ’91 Pontiac Sunbird or her black… Read More

My Top 100: #9 – Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

  What’s this?  An RPG in the top ten??  I know it’s not turn-based, but it’s pretty darn close.  It definitely isn’t the sort of game I would have checked out, had the Star Wars name not been at the front of… Read More

My Top 100: #19 – Star Wars: Rogue Squadron II – Rogue Leader

  The first Rogue Squadron game definitely came around at the right time for me.  I was in the midst of reading the series of novels based on Rogue Squadron pilots beyond Episode VI, and the game actually… Read More

My Top 100: #28 – Super Return of the Jedi

  For most of us hardcore Star Wars fanatics, it’s quite easy to remember just what it was that made us fall in love with that galaxy far, far away.  For me, it was Super Return of the Jedi. Whenever people… Read More

My Top 100: #33 – Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire

  The Star Wars Expanded Universe, which is comprised of novels, TV shows and comic books, contains characters and situations that are tailor-made for video games.  Most of the time, however, the games based on the sci-fi franchise are… Read More

My Top 100: #41 – Star Wars: Rogue Squadron

  The end of ’98 was a pretty exciting time for games…  well, for me it was, anyway.  It was the year of Ocarina of Time, GoldenEye 007 and what I considered to be the long awaited “sequel” to Shadows… Read More

My Top 100: #45 – Star Wars Trilogy Arcade

  Sadly, this is one of the few games on my countdown that I will probably never own.  I might be able to pick up an old console here or there, and maybe a cartridge or two that I remember playing… Read More