Congratulations to bsukenyan!!!

Posted on August 1st, by raymond padilla in Housekeeping. 8 comments

Mario Peach wedding Congratulations to bsukenyan!!!

Please join me in congratulating RPadholic bsukenyan on his recent wedding. That’s fantastic news! May you and your lovely wife have decades of happiness together. Please post some pics when you can!… continued

Nintendo Execs Remind Me That RIM Execs Suck

Posted on July 29th, by raymond padilla in Mobile Tech, Nintendo DS, Today's Specials, Wii. 24 comments

You have to hand it to Nintendo’s executive team. They step up to their responsibilities and accept blame like men. Nintendo president Satoru Iwata recently addressed shareholders about the company’s decision to slash the price of its Nintendo 3DS handheld system. He acknowledged the failure, accepted the blame, and said that he would slash his salary in half. He also noted that other executives would be hit with a 20- to 30-percent salary cut.

Brian Fellow Nintendo Execs Remind Me That RIM Execs SuckIwata’s actions are very Japanese and very Eastern. By Western standards, it seems unusual. A … continued

AT&T to Start Throttling “Unlimited” Customers on October 1

Posted on July 29th, by raymond padilla in iPhone, Mobile Tech. 4 comments

AT and T Fail AT&T to Start Throttling Unlimited Customers on October 1Are you on an AT&T “unlimited” plan? If you’re a heavy data user then prepare to get limited! AT&T has announced that it will start throttling customers with unlimited data plans starting October 1, 2011. The company claims that only “the top 5 percent of heaviest data users” will be affected. Here’s a clip from the press release:

Starting October 1, smartphone customers with unlimited data plans may experience reduced speeds once their usage in a billing cycle reaches the level that puts them among the top 5 percent of

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What Are You Playing This Weekend?

Posted on July 29th, by raymond padilla in PC Gaming, Videogames. 12 comments

Bastion 1 What Are You Playing This Weekend?

I have a pretty full weekend of video editing, but I definitely want to play some Dragon Age II: Legacy and Bastion. I already beat Legacy once, but want to go through it more thoroughly and with some of my other Dragon Age II characters. I’m super psyched to jump into Bastion. On paper, the game should be right up my alley — a quirky action-RPG with a unique art style and tone. I’m positive I’ll love it.

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Comic Con Giveaway #2: Activision Superhero Windbreakers

Posted on July 28th, by raymond padilla in Comics, Videogames. 10 comments

ATVI windbreaker 1 Comic Con Giveaway #2: Activision Superhero Windbreakers

For my second Comic Con 2011 giveaway, I have two windbreakers courtesy of Activision. One is for Spider-Man: Edge of Time and the other is for X-Men: Destiny. Both windbreakers are size-L and feature removable earbuds…because you need music when you’re breaking wind.

All you have to do is leave a comment saying why you want one of these windbreakers for a chance to win. Please note that this contest is only open to people with a U.S. mailing address. Good luck!

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Today’s Poll: Will You Buy a 3DS at $169.99?

Posted on July 28th, by raymond padilla in Nintendo DS. 11 comments

Nintendo 3DS black Todays Poll: Will You Buy a 3DS at $169.99?

Now that the Nintendo 3DS price cut has been announced, I wanted to see if any of you were planning to pick one up. It’s a neat little system with a bright gaming future, but its launch has been somewhat…unimpressive. Perhaps a price cut will make it seem exciting and new (think Love Boat). What do you think? Kindly take today’s poll and expand on your purchasing decision in the comments section!

Will you buy a 3DS at $169.99?

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