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"Games Organized Neatly" - a visual art series

In theory, a videogame is really just a computer program made up of electronic signals, creating light that moves in different patterns on a television screen.� BUT. With that said, I've always been a big fan of both box art & packaging th...


The Tale of the Haunted Majora's Mask Cartridge

With the month of October in full swing and Halloween just around the bend, I thought I'd remind the you guys about the old story of the cursed Majora's Mask cartridge... *holds flashlight under face and grins menacingly* { Artwork by Wi...


E3 Approaches: Growing Up With E3

The fact that E3 exists really amazes me. The fact that our society has such an excess of "needs" that we can warrant and justify to ourselves that a convention of E3's size and sheer magnitude can exist for the sole purpose of videogames...


My Cave Story cross stitch [shortblawg yawll!]

I was digging through some old cupboards in our house last night when I found my mom's giganto pile of cross stitching materials. =D I decided "Hey, what a perfect way to make Cave Story sprites!". And so I did just that. Seriously guys,...


PAX East contest: Garison's Golden Ticket

[I also uploaded the video to YouTube if you would prefer to watch it there.] Hey everybody. I'm garison, and this is my video entry for the 2 Worlds II PAX East contest. I hope you like it. It took a lot of work, and I'm pretty proud of ...


Best day for Nintendo news ever!? [shortblawg]

I apologize for the pointlessness of this post, but I just had to share my excitement with you in the form of a Cblog. Today, we found out that a) Super Mario Galaxy 2 is coming out May 23rd, and b) Metroid: Other M is coming out June 2...


My obligatory PAX 09 'I

I seriously don't even know where to start when it comes to making a post on the amazingness that was the Penny Arcade Expo of 2009. The whole thing was just such a positive experience for me, I am totally at a loss for words just how ama...


PAX '09: Bit.Trip Void impressions

When you ask a normal person on the street what they think of when you say "Rhythm Game", 9 times out of 10 they will probably say Rock Band or Guitar Hero. Not enough people know that the Rhythm Game can be something other than plastic g...


15 days till PAX, b*tches! (shortblog)

This PAX 08 recap video was recently posted by the beautiful Hamza CTZ over on the Dtoid PAX 09 Meetup Google Group. Apparently when Destructoid started uploading all it's original videos onto YouTube, all the videos that used the old vi...


A gay gamer's opinion on homosexuality in videogames

[SPOILER ALERT -- This post includes minor Persona 4 spoilers.] After reading Colette's news post about EA's panel on homophobia in games, I got inspired to write about my own opinion on the subject. What exactly is it that makes some...


About garisonone of us since 5:09 PM on 02.20.2008

Hey, I'm Gary, but you can call me garison. I enjoy playing videogames, collecting videogames, reading about videogames, and writing about videogames.


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Bit.Trip Beat
Bit.Trip Core
Mother 3
PixelJunk Shooter
Pop'n Music series
Professor Layton and the Curious Villiage
Rhythm Heaven
Shadow of the Colossus
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3: FES
Super Mario Galaxy
Zelda: Wind Waker

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