Category Archives: Xbox Live

Gaming memories – Condemned

Some of the recent nightmares I’ve had were sort of related to this moment in Condemned though the game most certainly isn’t the reason they have occured. I’m still not sure why I bought and played the game. I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Condemned, Gaming Memories, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 2 Comments

Game Over Month 2010 – final update

It’s now far into May and the GOM month is long over, but I thought I’d update with how far I eventually got. To recap, the Married Gamers Game Over Month is every April and meant to give you a … Continue reading

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Goodbye Halo 2

Microsoft ended the Live support Xbox 1.0 game this week and one of those games affected was Halo 2, a game I’ve played far too much over the years. ‘Fear the CAT‘ lists close to 5000 games played though I … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Halo games, Xbox, Xbox Live | 6 Comments

Game Over Month 2010

This month I’m taking part in the Married Gamers Game Over Month or GOM for short. Started in 2009, Game Over Month offers gamers that chance to catch up on games that fell through the cracks or got lost in … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Fable, Game Over Month, GTA, Just Cause, Lost, Rainbow 6 Vegas, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 1 Comment

“They’re really annoying ’cause they just keep moving.”

A few days ago I watched one of my mostly non-gaming friends play several of my games. I call him a non gamer, as I don’t think Flight Simulator or Farmville are what I’d call games. He played UNO, BioShock … Continue reading

Posted in BioShock, Community and Games, NinjaBee, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 4 Comments

Links I’ve been meaning to blog about for too long [Part 2]

Just like my previous post I’ve again reached the point where my Firefox is slowing down due to the high number of open tabs with things I’ve been meaning to blog about in ages! Most of these are gaming related … Continue reading

Posted in Assassins Creed, BioWare, Community and Games, Dragon Age, Mass Effect, Oblivion - Elder Scrolls IV, Splinter Cell games, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 6 Comments

On game completion

A while back I’ve had a conversation on Twitter with @PCurd and @jamesbmarshall: PCurd: @craigyd I bought Torchlight in it off your recommendation :) Also Kotor as I’ve lost my pc copy. # carocat: @PCurd KotOR again?! Aren’t your saves … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Crowdsourcing, Films and TV, PlayStation3, TV Shows, Twitter, Twitter Favourites, Xbox, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 4 Comments

#TwitLight: Who are you, @chrisbrownsell?

TwitLight is a Twitter Spotlight posted every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Also have a look at all the previous TwitLights and you are more than welcome to take part, too! Welcome to the TGI Friday edition of #TwitLight and it’s … Continue reading

Posted in #TwitLight, Blog community project, Community and Games, EA, Firefly, Halo games, Lord of the Rings, Star Trek, Twitter, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | Leave a comment

#TwitLight: Who are you, @SFX_LADYJ?

TwitLight is a Twitter Spotlight posted every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Also have a look at all the previous TwitLights and you are more than welcome to take part, too! It’s TwitLight Wednesday and today it’s all about @SFX_LADYJ! She … Continue reading

Posted in #TwitLight, Blog community project, Community and Games, Twitter, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 5 Comments

#TwitLight: Who are you, @DjDATZ?

TwitLight is a Twitter Spotlight posted every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Also have a look at all the previous TwitLights and you are more than welcome to take part, too! It’s yet another Monday and it’s about time to cheer … Continue reading

Posted in #TwitLight, Blog community project, Community and Games, Gears of War, Twitter, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 3 Comments

Gamerpicture history

I have been on the internet for about thirteen years now and quite early on I’ve realised the importance to ‘managing’ my online identity and keeping it in sync and recognisable. Googling ‘carocat’ in most cases leads to an online … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Ctrl-Alt-Del, Microsoft, NinjaBee, Star Wars, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 7 Comments

Community, what are you doing?

Believe it or not, but I’m a very peace loving person and detest arguments and drama. Some have called me passive aggressive, but that’s a different thing! Over the past years I’ve seen a lot of internet drama which, seeing … Continue reading

Posted in #TwitLight, Community and Games, Twitter, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 27 Comments

This dream I had that turned out to be true. Well, kinda..

It’s being said that we dream every time we’re asleep and just don’t always remember them when we wake up. I can count all the dreams I’ve had in the past year on one hand and they were all pretty … Continue reading

Posted in BioWare, Community and Games, Game Politics, Killerspiele, Microsoft, Nintendo DS, PlayStation3, Sony, Ubisoft, Xbox, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | Leave a comment

Have I mentioned just how awesome the folks at 360Junkies.com are?

No? Well, it’s about time I did then! Back in February I saw the following tweet from Haymaker360j: The next person who signs up on 360 junkies and DMs me that they did will recieve a copy of F.E.A.R. 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Competitions, Twitter, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 7 Comments

Some more links in the Killerspiele debate

After my other post looking into the debate to ban or restrict access to video games in Germany I’ve come across some more links that delve more into the topic, as well as some studies. Some are in German, so … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Computer, Game Politics, Killerspiele, Microsoft, PlayStation3, Sony, Winnenden, Xbox, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 1 Comment

Say hello to an old friend – the Killerspiele discussion is back!

Those who know me know that I like to play video games. I like a variety of games, as the list of my favourite Xbox games shows, as well as many 360 games, such as Dead Rising, Oblivion, Mass Effect, … Continue reading

Posted in BioShock, Call of Duty games, Community and Games, Computer, Condemned, Dead Rising, Game Politics, GTA, Halo games, Killerspiele, Life in general, Mass Effect, Microsoft, Oblivion - Elder Scrolls IV, PlayStation3, Sony, Twitter, Winnenden, Xbox, Xbox Live, Xbox360, XL LAN | 8 Comments

Words escape me! [Gamertag change]

Last year I wrote a post on how to change your Xbox Live Gamertag after many people came to my blog searching for it. Since then I’ve had many people contact me with more specific questions, for example if it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Funny Stuff, How to, Xbox, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 9 Comments

How to: The BIG Twitter related link post!

It’s no secret to anyone that I love and use Twitter a lot. Some even say I abuse it, but that’s a whole different story! This post is a link post with ideas for applications, integrations, my guides and posts … Continue reading

Posted in Arrested Development, BioWare, Community and Games, Films and TV, Forums, Gears of War, How to, KotOR, Microsoft, Music, NaNoWriMo, PlayStation3, Podcast, Sony, Star Wars, Stargate, TV Shows, Twitter, Wordpress.com, Xbox, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 19 Comments