The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

It’s been years since I’ve made it to a midnight release of a movie. Too many responsibilities and practicalities, etc. But, for the return to Middle-Earth with The Hobbit, certain concessions were made. For, you see, I am a Tolkien fan. Of all the many things about which I geek, the works of Tolkien rank … More The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Black Mesa is Half-Life at its Source

Disclaimer: this review assumes the reader is familiar with the Half-Life series and discusses several story elements. In short, spoilers ahead. In the unlikely event that this is your first time hearing about it, Black Mesa is Half-Life. Yep, the first one. Unsatisfied with a direct Source port of Half-Life, a number of volunteers from … More Black Mesa is Half-Life at its Source