Tag: Mike

Games, Movies, Banter

Top Five Over-Hated Video Games

Hating is fun. We’re all guilty of it. If something is disappointing to us in any way and others seem to agree, it’s all aboard the hate-train. But sometimes we go too far in our hate. Sometimes the trendy punching bag might be better than you considered if you ever gave it a chance.

February 17, 2016 0

Why There Are so Many Boxes and Crates in Games (and movies)

Boxes and crates aren’t too interesting unless you’re moving…or you’re playing Metal Gear. Read my post on Movers.com about just how important these overlooked packing materials are in video games and movies… Boxes and Crates: A Moving Profile in Entertaniment

November 14, 2014 0

DC’s TV Cities

DC Comics has taken over television this fall. There’s no fewer than three DC shows on the air now, and that’s not even counting Constantine. We get depictions of Flash’s Central City, Arrow’s Star(ling) City, and Gotham’s Gotham. Would you want to move to any of these cities? I break down that question here on…
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October 13, 2014 0

How Fallout Teaches You How to Move Out

Aren’t you ready for a new Fallout game? I know I am. Still no word on that. In the meantime, check out the blog post I wrote for Movers.com where I look at how Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas can teach you how to move out and move house in real life:  Here

September 12, 2014 0

Why How You Move in Skyrim is Important in Real Life

Our partnership with Movers.com  continues here. What games prominently feature moving? Skyrim is one of them. How you move in Skyrim could tell you a lot about how you move in real life. Here’s why: http://blog.movers.com/index.php/2014/08/29/moving-in-video-games-part-1-skyrim/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+movers%2FzAgm+%28The+Movers.com+Blog%29

September 2, 2014 0

Top Five Fictional Homes

It’s Summer and that means that it’s moving season. Check out my post for Movers.com, a great place to get info if you’re really moving, on the top five fictional homes I’d like to move into  http://blog.movers.com/index.php/2014/06/27/the-top-five-fictional-homes-we-would-like-to-move-into/

July 7, 2014 0

E3 Quick Hits

Struggling to digest all the year’s biggest gaming news event has to offer? Don’t worry, we’re here to help at AYCG. Here’s a quick look at what announcements, gameplay, and trailers caught my eye at E3.

June 11, 2014 0

Mike’s Likes: Days of X-Men’s Past: One Hard X-Men Game

It’s time to get back into X-Men. X-Men: Days of Future Past is upon us and hopefully reconciles the continuity issues between X-Men: First Class and the regular X-Men movie series. As a pretty big X-Fan, I’m hoping it succeeds in bringing the franchise back to life. Most people my age are fans of the…
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May 20, 2014 0

Which Last Gen Trends Will Continue into the Next Gen… and Which Should Die?

The PS4 And Xbox One are out and available after a couple months of scarcity. We’re in a New Year and new generation so it is time to reflect on the old and look forward to the new. As we move on to new systems, let’s take a look at what trends emerged this past…
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January 21, 2014 2

Top Ten Games of the Generation: Mike’s List

It’s been an exciting eight years, but the generation of the Wii, Xbox 360, and the Playstation 3 is finally reaching its end. Making a top ten list for such a long generation was no easy task. Rather than arguing over one master list, each of us on allyoucangeek created his own personal top ten…
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November 8, 2013 6