Save Leeroy

Posted on Thu 28 July 2005 in Dispatches • Tagged with assorted geekery, funny, games • 1 min read

A follow up on the now legendary Leeroy. Now you can buy shirts to show support for the misguided efforts of this hapless gamer. Here is what it looks like.

You can buy the shirt here.


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The Gaming Controversy

Posted on Wed 27 July 2005 in Dispatches • Tagged with games, news • 1 min read

Yet another link I found through Boing Boing to an open letter addressed to Hillary Clinton regarding the whole GTA controversy. The letter is written by Steven Johnson, author of Everything Bad Is Good For You, and I think he puts the whole issue into perspective quite nicely.

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A Legend Is Born

Posted on Fri 08 July 2005 in Dispatches • Tagged with assorted geekery, funny, games • 1 min read

I found this link on the blog of my friend British Chris. You do not even have to be a gamer to appreciate this. Leeroy has set a new standard in stupidity and it is pretty hilarious listening to his friends reaction to him.

Check it out!


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On Gaming And Other Diseases

Posted on Wed 01 December 2004 in Dispatches • Tagged with assorted geekery, games, personal • 2 min read

I have been reading blogs again after a short hiatus and in catching up with the material I missed I have encountered several entries regarding gaming. The question that seems to arise from all of them is: why do men get so drawn into these video games? I believe Halo …


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Resistance Is … okay, whatever…

Posted on Thu 07 October 2004 in Dispatches • Tagged with games • 1 min read

So my friend Zach keeps trying to convince me to buy an XBox. Now, I am not much of a gamer. I mean, I used to play some strategy games on the computer ( or as I prefer to say, “strategery”), and I am quite fond of Go (I’m bad …


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